American Nations

Author: Colin Woodard
Publisher: Penguin Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780143122029
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A history of North America's 11 rival cultural regions challenges popular perceptions about the red state-blue state conflict, tracing lingering tensions stemming from disparate intranational values that have shaped every major event in ...

American Character

Author: Colin Woodard
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143110004
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"Explores the ongoing debates throughout history between the fight for individual rights and the community as a whole, from discussions that took place at the Constitutional Convention, through the Civil War, all the way up to the modern ...

American Nations

Author: Frederick E. Hoxie
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415927505
Size: 19.28 MB
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Twenty-three essays by academics consider the historical, cultural, religious and political circumstances of various Native American peoples.

The Republic Of Pirates

Author: Colin Woodard
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547415753
Size: 52.53 MB
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The untold story of a heroic band of Caribbean pirates whose defiance of imperial rule inspired revolt in colonial outposts across the world In the early eighteenth century, the Pirate Republic was home to some of the great pirate captains, ...

Ocean S End

Author: Colin Woodard
Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)
ISBN:
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Discusses the state of the world's oceans, discussing the demise of fisheries, the deaths of coral reefs, the effects of sea-level rise, and the creation of dead zones from pollution

Across This Land

Author: John C. Hudson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801865671
Size: 77.21 MB
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In this way, the book tells the story of each region, relying on a brisk narrative that reveals the dynamic processes of their distinctive characteristics.

American Canopy

Author: Eric Rutkow
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439193584
Size: 77.30 MB
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Explains how the story of trees in America reflects the nation's history, discussing the use of pines for British warships, the California orange groves that lured pioneers, and the enduring symbolism of trees for communities.

Albion S Seed

Author: David Hackett Fischer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199743698
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This fascinating book is the first volume in a projected cultural history of the United States, from the earliest English settlements to our own time.

The Lobster Coast

Author: Colin Woodard
Publisher: Viking Press
ISBN:
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A history of coastal Maine's lobster communities describes their defense of local traditions, their resistance to groups that would exploit their resources, and the wisdom gleaned from lifetimes spent in support of community interests.