The Contours of American History

The Contours of American History

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"A very good book indeed.... It is quietly reasoned, beautifully ordered, and spirited as hell.... [It] is not a book for children, nostalgic or otherwise."—Loren Baritz, The Nation

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ISBN-13: 9781844677740
Publisher: Verso Books
Publication date: 10/01/2011
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 560
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

A former president of the Organization of American Historians, William Appleman Williams taught for many years at the University of Wisconsin and Oregon State University. His books include The Contours of American History, The Tragedy of American Diplomacy, and Empire as a Way of Life.

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