The Americas.(bibiliography)(Bibliography)

History Today, November 2002 | Go to article overview

The Americas.(bibiliography)(Bibliography)


Encyclopedia of Native American Wars and Warfare edited by William B. Kessel & Robert Wooster (Facts on File Inc, 54.50 [pounds sterling]) details the conflicts and antagonists that helped shape North America from Columbus to the 19th century.

The American Revolution: A People's History by Ray Raphael (Profile Books, 9.99 [pounds sterling]) focuses both on the protagonists and the slaves they owned, the Indians they displaced, the men and boys who did the fighting and the women who endured it.

Splintering the Wooden Wall: The British Blockade of the United States, 1812-1815 by Wade G. Dudley (Naval Institute Press, 21.53 [pounds sterling]) reassesses the period of the naval siege during the War of 1812, the last between the two countries.

America as a Military Power, 1775-1865 by Jeremy Black (Praeger, 58.50 [pounds sterling]) examines the United States military policy during the 90 years between the War of Independence and completion of the Civil War, looking in particular at American military exceptionalism.

Two books chronicling the Civil War, both by Jon Sutherland, are Battles of the American Civil War (Airlife Publishing, 9.99 [pounds sterling]) and Commanders and Heroes of the American Civil War (Airlife Publishing, 7.99 [pounds sterling]).

The War Was You and Me: Civilians in the American Civil War edited by Joan E. Cashin (Princeton University Press, 45 v) analyses the impact of the war on ordinary people and offers a series of distinguished essays on the profound social changes wrought by the conflict.

Roads to Gettysburg: Lee's Invasion of the North, 1863 by Bradley M. Gottfried (White Mane, $29.95) is an account of the lead-up to the famous Union victory during the Civil War.

Now in two volumes, Hard Road to Freedom: The Story of African America by James Oliver Horton and Lois E. Horton (Rutgers University Press, $17 each) follows Black history through the slave trade and Civil War to the present.

Other processes on the continent are discussed in The Virgin, the King, and the Royal Slaves of El Cobre: Negotiating Freedom in Colonial Cuba, 1670-1780 by Maria Elena Diaz (Stanford University Press, 19.50 [pounds sterling]), which tells the story of peasants and miners in late 17th and 18th-century Cuba, officially enslaved to the king of Spain. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Sign up now for a free, 1-day trial and receive full access to:

  • Questia's entire collection
  • Automatic bibliography creation
  • More helpful research tools like notes, citations, and highlights
  • Ad-free environment

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this article

This article has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this article

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited article

The Americas.(bibiliography)(Bibliography)
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.