The Oxford Companion To United States History

Author by : Paul S. Boyer
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : Provides more than 1400 entries covering the social, cultural, intellectual, artistic, and religious trends of the United States over the past three hundred years.


The Oxford Companion To The Supreme Court Of The United States

Author by : Kermit L. Hall
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : Hundreds of brief entries cover landmark decisions, important themes and concepts, and controversial issues, and includes profiles of each justice


The Oxford Companion To American Food And Drink

Author by : Andrew F. Smith
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : A panoramic history of the culinary traditions, culture, and evolution of American food and drink features nearly one thousand entries, essays, and articles on such topics as fast food, celebrity chefs, regional and ethnic cuisine, social and cultural food history, food science, and more, along with hundreds of photographs and lists of food museums, Web sites, festivals, and organizations.


The Oxford Companion To Military History

Author by : Richard Holmes
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : "This Oxford companion does much to untangle the long and complicated history of military events in Europe and North America since the 18th century. The thoughtful entries are clear, concise, and readable, with a number of extended entries on such subject


American History

Author by : Paul S. Boyer
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : This volume in Oxford's A Very Short Introduction series offers a concise, readable narrative of the vast span of American history, from the earliest human migrations to the early twenty-first century when the United States loomed as a global power and comprised a complex multi-cultural society of more than 300 million people. The narrative is organized around major interpretive themes, with facts and dates introduced as needed to illustrate these themes. The emphasis throughout is on clarity and accessibility to the interested non-specialist.


The Oxford Companion To American Literature

Author by : James D. Hart
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : Covers the movements, authors, genres, critics, awards, and many other aspects of American literature


United States History

Author by : Anna H. Perrault
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Publisher by : Libraries Unlimited
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Description : This important work has been completely revised and expanded with the addition of online databases, Web sites and CD-ROM titles. It identifies and describes hundreds of reference books that pertain to American history; entries offer thorough annotations that are both descriptive and evaluative. Arranged topically, chapters cover U.S. history in terms of politics and government; diplomatic history and foreign affairs; military history; social, cultural, and intellectual history; regional history; and economic history. Introductory scope notes provide valuable expository information and suggested search strategies in such areas as automation, government documents, and genealogy. Includes works published through 2002.


American History A Very Short Introduction

Author by : Paul S. Boyer
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press
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Description : This volume in Oxford's A Very Short Introduction series offers a concise, readable narrative of the vast span of American history, from the earliest human migrations to the early twenty-first century when the United States loomed as a global power and comprised a complex multi-cultural society of more than 300 million people. The narrative is organized around major interpretive themes, with facts and dates introduced as needed to illustrate these themes. The emphasis throughout is on clarity and accessibility to the interested non-specialist.


The Oxford Guide To United States Supreme Court Decisions

Author by : Kermit Hall
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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Description : Here are the landmark decisions that have shaped American life, described by some of America's most eminent legal scholars. The new edition contains more than 450 entries on major cases, including 53 new entries on the latest landmark rulings. This outstanding guide serves as an excellent introduction to the work of the Court from the late eighteenth century to the present day.


The Oxford Encyclopedia Of American Military And Diplomatic History

Author by : Timothy J. Lynch
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Publisher by : Oxford University Press, USA
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