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Rebirth of a nation : the making of modern America, 1877-1920 / Jackson Lears.

Author/creator Lears, T. J. Jackson, 1947-
Format Book and Print
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoNew York : HarperCollins, ©2009.
Description418 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Dreaming of rebirth -- The long shadow of Appomattox -- The mysterious power of money -- The rising significance of race -- The country and the city -- Crisis and regeneration -- Liberation and limitation -- Empire as a way of life -- Dying in vain.
Abstract A history of pivotal events in America between the Civil War and World War I offers insight into the nation's rise to become a twentieth-century power, citing the contributions of influential figures and evaluating the roles played by imperialists, progressive reformers, and innovators.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [391]-406) and index.
LCCN 2009279168
ISBN9780060747497 (hbk.) : $27.99
ISBN0060747498 (hbk.) : $27.99

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