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Dudziak, Mary L. 2000. Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Farber, David R. 1994. The Age of Great Dreams: America in the 1960s . New York: Hill and Wang.

Frank, Thomas. 2004. What's the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America . New York: Metropolitan Books.

Friedan, Betty. 1963. The Feminine Mystique . New York: Norton.

Gitlin, Todd. 1993. The Sixties: Years of Hope, Days of Rage . New York: Bantam Books.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. 1976. Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream . New York: Harper&Row.

Karnow, Stanley. 1983. Vietnam, a History . New York: Viking Press.

King, Martin Luther. 1986. A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings of Martin Luther King, Jr . Edited by James Melvin Washington. San Francisco: Harper&Row.

Levy, Ariel. 2006. Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture . New York: Free Press.

McCain, John, and Mark Salter. 1999. Faith of My Fathers . New York: Random House.

Meriwether, James. 2008. “‘Worth a Lot of Negro Votes:’ Black Voters, Africa, and the 1960 Presidential Campaign.” Journal of American History 95(3): 737–63.

Murch, Donna Jean. 2010. Living for the City: Migration, Education, and the Rise of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, California . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Schlesinger, Arthur M. 1965. A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House . Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Selvin, Joel. 1994. Summer of Love: The Inside Story of LSD, Rock&Roll, Free Love, and High Times in the Wild West . New York: Dutton.

Stein, Judith. 2010. Pivotal Decade: How the United States Traded Factories for Finance in the Seventies . New Haven: Yale University Press.

Warren Commission. 1964. Report of the Warren Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy . New York: McGraw-Hill.

X, Malcolm. 1992. The Autobiography of Malcolm X . Edited by Alex Haley. New York: One World/Ballantine Books.

Twenty-first-century problems

Bravin, Jess. 2013. The Terror Courts: Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay . New Haven: Yale University Press.

Cowen, Tyler. 2001. The Great Stagnation: How America Ate All the Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel Better . New York: Dutton.

Ehrenreich, Barbara. 2001. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America . New York: Metropolitan Books.

Gerges, Fawaz A. 2011. The Rise and Fall of Al-Qaeda . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Gordon, Joy. 2010. Invisible War: The United States and the Iraq Sanctions . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

John Cannan, 2013. “A Legislative History of the Affordable Care Act: How Legislative Procedure Shapes Legislative History.” Law Library Journal 105(2): 132–73.

Keen, D. 2012. Useful Enemies: When Waging Wars Is More Important than Winning Them . New Haven: Yale University Press.

Lance, Peter. 2004. 1000 Years for Revenge: International Terrorism and the FBI . New York: Regan Books.

Lewis, Michael. 2010. The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine . New York: Norton.

Little, Douglas. 2002. American Orientalism: The United States and the Middle East since 1945 . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Oreskes, Naomi, and Erik M. Conway. 2010. Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming . New York: Bloomsbury Press.

Rivoli, Pietra. 2005. The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy: An Economist Examines the Markets, Power and Politics of World Trade . Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Simon, Bryant. 2009. Everything but the Coffee: Learning About America from Starbucks . Berkeley: University of California Press.

Wright, Lawrence. 2006. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 . New York: Knopf.

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Please clarify: do you mean what sources do they made their authority on?
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impact of coming of portuguese
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impact of coming of portuguese
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What was the first problem that Franklin Roosevelt dealt with during his "First Hundred Days"?
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The Great Depression
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worst cover up! they should feel dumb! they we're trapped in, on both sides of the East and West borders of the Islamic forces, Columbus was desperate and started voyage due to the events of his time!
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Which of the following protests was directly related to federal policies, and thus had the biggest impact in creating a negative public perception of Hoover presidency
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the Bonus Army
Victor
what mistakes did Britain mak the lost them the colonies
Victor Reply
tax without representation
JOE'S
they did not give the colinies any representation
Victor
they also imposed taxes ,such as the stamp Act, on those it is unwise to offend; lawyers, business men and other men of influence
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the american revolution
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what started the American revolution
Futuremfan
immediate cause: British tried to seize weapons stored by local militia which led to a confrontation
Victor
the British handling of the situation was quite inept and they allowed things to escalate out of control.
Victor
hi...can you state benefit of U.S constitution
Chimi Reply
bill of rights
Tom
it provided a political framework which provifed stability while at the same time permitting freedoms which allowed the American people to flourish
Victor
bill spelled out rights so there wpuld be no confusion
Victor
Among the major cause of American civil war, can I have a brief account on social cause?
Rinchen Reply
The issue of slavery between South America and North America that lead to the American Civil War
Sanusi
not sure what you mean by "social" causes. Do you mean things like differences between Northern ers & southerners?
Victor
The N & S developed very differently. This led to clashing outlooks and agendas. Slavery was the "irepressible conflict" that made compromise impossible.
Victor
what was the purpose of Operation Valkyrie?
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I have no idea
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that was the WWII attempt by German officers to overthrow Hitler.
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which culture developed the writting system in the western hemisphere?
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the phoenicians
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loops I mean the Maya
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Treaty of Greenville
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By this treaty Indians gave up some land in exchange for am annuity of money & supplies. It followed Battle of Fallen Timbers, a decisive victory of US troops over Indian tribes organized into the Western Confederacy. It marks the beginning of modern state of Ohio.
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Columbus didn't discover ish. He stole America from the Natives
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Who was Nat Turner? What was the cause and impact of the Nat Turner Rebellion?
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what is marcantlisim and its ultimate effects?
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Explain the concept of salavery how it developed and what were the subsequent consequences?
Zafar
The definition of the term "discovery" is to find something that; A. was lost or B. You were previously unaware of. By this definition (B) Columbus certainly DID discover a new continent that we now call America.
Victor
mercantilism was an economic philosophy. it held that the goal of a nation was to establish a favorable balance of trade, largely through accumulating a large supply if gold.
Victor
which culture developed the only writing systems in the western hemisphere
rose Reply
Maya
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economic causes of American civil war
Samten Reply
do you mean the major causes of American civil war
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yes
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South based on agriculture & slave labor, North industrializing & based on free labor. Their views on economic policy clashed.
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