Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Ninth Edition, offers readers the complete text while limiting the number of features, photos and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. A PEOPLE AND A NATION is a best-selling text offering a spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authorsa attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: A PEOPLE AND A NATION, Ninth Edition (Chapters 1-33), ISBN: 978-0-495-91624-6; Volume I: To 1877 (Chapters 1-16), ISBN: 978-0-495-91625-3; Volume II: Since 1865 (Chapters 16-33), ISBN: 978-0-495-91626-0. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Knowledge of accounting could qualify one for white-collar jobs with higher incomes than manual labor. ... Rates of upward occupational mobility were slow but steady between 1870 and 1920. ... People with traditions of pride in working with their hands neither desired nonmanual jobs nor encouraged their children to seekanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cengage Advantage Books: A People and a Nation: A History of the United States|
|Author||:||Mary Beth Norton, Carol Sheriff, David W. Blight, Howard Chudacoff|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-13|