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American Expansion

Randall D. Sale

American Expansion

A Book of Maps

by Randall D. Sale

  • 316 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Reference,
  • U.S.,
  • Atlases - Historical,
  • History / General,
  • Maps,
  • Historical geography,
  • U.S

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVernon Carstensen (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7906245M
    ISBN 100803291043
    ISBN 109780803291041

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    Since its founding, the United States' declared principles of liberty and democracy have often clashed with aggressive policies of imperial expansion. In this sweeping narrative history, acclaimed scholar Walter Nugent explores this fundamental American contradiction by recounting the story of American land acquisition since and shows how this steady addition of 4/5(1). American Expansion: The Great Land Ordinances. Source. Colonial Land under British rule, the colonies of North America jealously guarded their paper claims to land north and west of the Ohio River. Of course the lands in question were already occupied by various tribes of American Indians, and until the Revolution the charter claims represented little more than the .


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Walter Nugent's book on American expansion is a sober commentary on how the U.S. government has had a habit of being aggressive when it came to territorial acquisitions or exerting its influence around the world.

Nugent points out that even in its infancy, the government tried to expand into what is now Quebec and Eastern by: In this book, the authors move stepwise through the decades, starting at through At each step, there is a page of text on one side and a map of the continental United States on the other.

The map has the borders of the states and territories imposed on the regions along with three levels of color-coded population density.4/5. Manifest Destiny: American Expansion and the Empire of Right (Hill and Wang Critical Issues) First Edition Edition.

Find all the books, read about the author, and by: Walter Nugent's book on American expansion is a sober commentary on how the U.S. government has had a habit of being aggressive when it came to territorial acquisitions or exerting its influence around the world. Nugent points out that even in its infancy, the government tried to expand into what is now Quebec and Eastern Ontario/5(14).

American Expansionism surveys the history of U.S. territorial expansion from the end of the American Revolution until the beginning of the American Civil War in Besides ¿foreign¿ expansion such as the Louisiana Purchase and the acquisition of the lands of the Mexican cession, the book also covers the ¿internal¿ expansion as American settlers moved west/5(3).

American Expansion and Imperialism Books and Films. American History > American Imperialism > American Imperialism Books and Films: Modern Marvels: Panama Canal () Project XX: End of the Trail () The New Explorers: Betrayal at Little Bighorn ().

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The purchase of the Louisian /5(2). The book is only pages long and incredibly verbose. The author drops words and phrases like "continentalism," "discursive frame," communitarian consolidation," and--my favorite--"destinarian thinking" in a sort of verbal carpet bombing of the This is a short book about a large subject: manifest destiny/5.

Westward Expansion Book List Explore uncharted territory in the American frontier with the characters in these historical fiction books. Along with each book you can find free teaching resources, such as lesson plans, extension activities, book talks and discussion questions at Created by Scholastic Teacher Consultant Michelle Higgins, an elementary.

Where McCullough’s book seems to merrily join the mythology of the valorous pioneers, another book, The Promise of the Grand Canyon, by John F. Ross, out recently in paperback, offers a clear-eyed vision of the costs of expansion, both on fellow human beings and on the land itself.

The Louisiana Purchase and American Expansion, provides a fascinating overview of how the U.S. Constitution and the American political system is inextricably tied to.

When it appeared inthe first edition of Ray Allen Billington's Westward Expansion set a new standard for scholarship in western American history, and the book's reputation among historians, scholars, and students grew through four subsequent editions.

This abridgment and revision of Billington and Martin Ridge's fifth edition, with a new introduction and additional Cited by:   American HistoryExpansion & Reform Great for History Get the best books, eBooks, articles, media and open access sources on American.

He writes about freedom from the point of view of the revolt against colonial rule in the 18th century, the notion of freedom and the advocacy of ending slavery in the United States, the expansion of freedom to include women in the political life of the country, the ideas about freedom as it relates to who was going to become an American and the freedom to enter this.

Let’s look at Walter LaFeber’s The New Empire: An Interpretation of American Expansion, I find the title interesting because, as you outline in your book, imperialism had already taken place on a grand scale across the world.

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He avoided reading his poems in public (“I get stage fright,” he wrote), and even when he received the National Book Award inanxiety precluded his appearing in person to collect it.

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