America: A Concise History

This succinct text keeps students focused on main ideas that hold historical facts together by using unique features such as chapter overviews and section previews. The latest scholarship in social, cultural, and political history is integrated in this brief volume. This textbook is designed especially for students; it is short, readable, and affordable. This text is written to convey the minimum information necessary to understand what happened, why American history happened, and why American history matters.

America: A Concise History (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 1994)