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The Resource The soul of America : the battle for our better angels, Jon Meacham

The soul of America : the battle for our better angels, Jon Meacham

Label
The soul of America : the battle for our better angels
Title
The soul of America
Title remainder
the battle for our better angels
Statement of responsibility
Jon Meacham
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meacham, Jon
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • HISTORY / United States / General
  • HISTORY / Social History
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Civil Rights
Label
The soul of America : the battle for our better angels, Jon Meacham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-377) and index
Contents
To Hope Rather than to Fear -- The Confidence of the Whole People: Visions of the Presidency, the Ideas of Progress and Prosperity, and 'We, the People' -- The Long Shadow of Appomattox: The Lost Cause, the Ku Klux Klan, and construction -- With Soul ofFlame and Temper of Steel -- A Great and New Thing in the World: The Triumph of Women's Suffrage, the Red Scare, and a New Klan -- The Crisis of the Old Order: The Great Depression, Huey Long, the New Deal, and America First -- Have You No Sense of Decency?: 'Making Everyone Middle Class," the GI Bill, McCarthyism, and Modern Media -- What the Hell's the Presidency For?: 'Segregation Forever,' King's Crusade, and LBJ in the Crucible -- The First Duty of an American Citizen
Control code
BK0022166258
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780399589812
Lccn
2018010451
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The soul of America : the battle for our better angels, Jon Meacham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-377) and index
Contents
To Hope Rather than to Fear -- The Confidence of the Whole People: Visions of the Presidency, the Ideas of Progress and Prosperity, and 'We, the People' -- The Long Shadow of Appomattox: The Lost Cause, the Ku Klux Klan, and construction -- With Soul ofFlame and Temper of Steel -- A Great and New Thing in the World: The Triumph of Women's Suffrage, the Red Scare, and a New Klan -- The Crisis of the Old Order: The Great Depression, Huey Long, the New Deal, and America First -- Have You No Sense of Decency?: 'Making Everyone Middle Class," the GI Bill, McCarthyism, and Modern Media -- What the Hell's the Presidency For?: 'Segregation Forever,' King's Crusade, and LBJ in the Crucible -- The First Duty of an American Citizen
Control code
BK0022166258
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780399589812
Lccn
2018010451
Other physical details
illustrations

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