The Shaping of America v. 2; Continental America, 1800-67 A Geographical Perspective on 500 Years of History D.W. Meinig

Series:
Shaping of America
Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
01 May 1995
ISBN:
9780300062908
Dimensions:
656 pages: 254 x 178 x 41mm
Illustrations:
86 b&w illustrations

Between 1800 and 1867 America experienced a dramatic expansion in territory, population, economy and political tension that culminated in the Civil War. In this volume the author offers an interpretation of the American past by bringing a different geographical perspective to this period.