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The Oxford companion to United States history

Author: Paul S Boyer
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here is a volume that is as big and as varied as the nation it portrays. With over 1,400 entries written by some 900 historians and other scholars, it illuminates not only America's political, diplomatic, and military history, but also social, cultural, and intellectual trends; science, technology, and medicine; the arts; and religion. Here are the familiar political heroes, from George Washington and Benjamin  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul S Boyer
ISBN: 0195082095 9780195082098
OCLC Number: 180109491
Notes: Gesehen am: 10.11.2006.
Digitalisat der Druck-Ausg.: Oxford 2001.
Description: 1 Online-Ressource
Responsibility: Ed. by Paul S. Boyer ...

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This text is a one-volume, alphabetically-arranged encyclopedia offering comprehensive coverage of US history from pre-contact Native Americans to the end of the 20th century.  Read more...
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"An extraordinary single-volume compendium of 1400 entries on U.S. history with the assistance of more than 900 contributors, including many well-recognized scholars. This edition is not only a Read more...

 
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