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  1. Capitalism and the American Political Ideal

    By Grenberg

    This practical handbook has been revised to provide in-depth coverage of the Office of Thrift and Supervision rules as well as those of the OCC. It includes up-to-date information on every of trust compliance, as it applies in 2000....

    Published June 15th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Colonial America: An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History

    An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History

    By James Ciment

    No era in American history has been more fascinating to Americans, or more critical to the ultimate destiny of the United States, than the colonial era. Between the time that the first European settlers established a colony at Jamestown in 1607 through the signing of the Declaration of Independence...

    Published May 15th 2006 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to the American Civil War Era

    By Hugh Tulloch

    Series: Routledge Companions to History

    Arguably one of the most significant periods in US history, the American Civil War era continues to fascinate. In this essential reference guide to the period, Hugh Tulloch examines the war itself, alongside the political, constitutional, social, economic, literary and religious developments and...

    Published April 11th 2006 by Routledge

  4. US Intervention Policy and Army Innovation

    From Vietnam to Iraq

    By Richard Lock-Pullan

    Series: Strategy and History

    US Intervention Policy and Army Innovation examines how the US Army rebuilt itself after the Vietnam War and how this has affected US intervention policy, from the victory of the Gulf War to the failure of Somalia, the Bosnian and Kosovo interventions and the use of force post 9/11. Richard...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Prestatehood Legal Materials

    A Fifty-State Research Guide, Including New York City and the District of Columbia, Volumes 1 & 2

    Edited by Michael Chiorazzi, Marguerite Most

    Explore the controversial legal history of the formation of the United StatesPrestatehood Legal Materials is your one-stop guide to the history and development of law in the U.S. and the change from territory to statehood. Unprecedented in its coverage of territorial government, this book...

    Published March 28th 2006 by Routledge

  6. When America Was Great

    The Fighting Faith of Liberalism in Post-War America

    By Kevin Mattson

    A sweeping intellectual history that will make us rethink postwar politics and culture, When America Was Great profiles the thinkers and writers who crafted a new American liberal tradition in a conservative era -- from historians Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., and C. Vann Woodward, to economist John...

    Published March 13th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Requiem for New Orleans

    By Leon Sharpe

    "Requiem for New Orleans" is a lament for the destruction of a great city and scorn for those who allowed it to happen. Mike Sharpe writes: "New Orleans was not destroyed by a hurricane but by abandonment." Above all, "Requiem for New Orleans" is a meditation on our ability to overcome loss. It is...

    Published February 1st 2006 by Routledge

  8. Indian Wars of Canada, Mexico and the United States, 1812-1900

    By Bruce Vandervort

    Series: Warfare and History

    Drawing on anthropology and ethnohistory as well as the ‘new military history’ Indian Wars of Mexico, Canada and the United States, 1812-1900 interprets and compares the way Indians and European Americans waged wars in Canada, Mexico, the USA and Yucatán during the nineteenth century. Fully...

    Published December 7th 2005 by Routledge

  9. The War on Terrorism and the American 'Empire' after the Cold War

    By Alejandro Colas, Richard Saull

    This new study shows how the American-led ‘war on terror’ has brought about the most significant shift in the contours of the international system since the end of the Cold War. A new ‘imperial moment’ is now discernible in US foreign policy in the wake of the neo-conservative rise to power in...

    Published November 24th 2005 by Routledge

  10. A New Introduction to American Studies

    By Howard Temperley, Christopher Bigsby

    A New Introduction to American Studies provides a coherent portrait of American history, literature, politics, culture and society, and also deals with some of the central themes and preoccupations of American life. It will provoke students into thinking about what it actually means to study a...

    Published November 10th 2005 by Routledge