Understand U.S. History in One Sitting

How do you make sense of American history?

No nation in modern history has had a more powerful sense of its own distinctiveness than the United States. Yet few Americans understand the immensely varied sources of that sense and the fascinating debates that have always swirled around our attempts to define “America” with greater precision. Most regard the study of our national history as boring, or irrelevant.

In this introduction to the study of American history, Wilfred M. McClay invites you to experience the perennial freshness and vitality of this great subject as he explores some of the enduring commitments and persistent tensions that have made America what it is.

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