This textbook offers a chronological introduction to the New Deal which incorporates material on events and developments outside.
Jazz in American Culture offers an informed and entertaining introduction to jazz – one of the great musical cultures of the world.
A textbook introduction to one of the most important areas of early American history.
Illustrated with black and white photographs, this is an accessible and exciting intervention in one of the most popular aspects of American history.
Focusing on the public affairs of America, Michael Heale introduces the reader to the major changes which governed life in the sixties.
The United States and World War II is a broad-ranging introduction to the second world war in America.
This book looks at animation in the United States afresh, discussing the distinctiveness of the cartoon form, and the myriad others types of animation production.
This book covers five key episodes during the war – including the massacre at My Lai and the siege at Khe Sanh.
This introduction to the Civil Rights Movement synthesises its history, explaining its origins, development and results as well as historiographical debates.
The Civil War is an event of great cultural significance, impacting upon American literature, film, music, electronic media, the marketplace and public performance.