AMERICAN PASSAGES places a unique emphasis on time as the defining nature of history--how events lead to other events, actions, changes, and often-unexpected outcomes. The authors offer students a sensible, step-by-step, compelling narrative with balanced coverage of political, economic, social, cultural, military, religious, and intellectual history. Available in the following split options: AMERICAN PASSAGES, BRIEF, Fourth Edition (Chapters 1-30), ISBN: 978-0-495-90921-7; Volume I: To 1877 (Chapters 1-15), ISBN: 978-0-495-91520-1; Volume II: Since 1865 (Chapters 15-30), ISBN: 978-0-495-91521-8. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.During that month, the governor of Nevada proclaimed a twelve-day bank a holidaya to end depositor runs on banks. ... Governors in nine other states were forced to announce bank holidays. ... The stock market collapsed in October 1929 .
|Title||:||American Passages: A History of the United States, Volume 2: Since 1865, Brief|
|Author||:||Edward Ayers, Lewis Gould, David Oshinsky, Jean Soderlund|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|