Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this text is an economically priced version of THE ENDURING VISION, Seventh Edition (Ac2011). The Advantage Edition offers readers the complete narrative while limiting the number of photos, tables, and maps. Its engaging narrative integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework. Known for its focus on the environment and the land, the text is also praised for its innovative coverage of cultural history, public health and medicine, and the West--including Native American history. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE ENDURING VISION, Seventh Edition (Chapters 1-31), ISBN: 978-1-111-34155-8; Volume I: To 1877 (Chapters 1-16), ISBN: 978-1-111-34156-5; Volume II: Since 1865 (Chapters 16-31), ISBN: 978-1-111-34157-2. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The sewing machine, which relieved the tedium of sewing apparel by hand, expanded personal wardrobes. ... Henry in America discovered in 1831 that a rotating magnet surrounded by a conducting wire would produce a continuous flow of electric current. After the Civil War, American inventors used this discovery to develop powerful generators to run incandescent lights (1879), to power motors toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cengage Advantage Books: The Enduring Vision|
|Author||:||Paul Boyer, Clifford Clark, Karen Halttunen, Joseph Kett, Neal Salisbury|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|