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Author Berg, Manfred, author

Title Geschichte der USA / Manfred Berg
Published Berlin/Boston : De Gruyter Oldenbourg, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 233 pages) : illustrations
Series Oldenbourg Grundriss der Geschichte ; 42
Contents Frontmatter -- Vorwort der Herausgeber -- Inhaltsverzeichnis -- Vorwort -- I. Darstellung -- II. Grundprobleme und Tendenzen der Forschung -- III. Quellen und Literatur -- Anhang -- Register -- Backmatter
Summary Manfred Berg offers a concise and expert presentation of the 'classical' themes of US history: cultural contact and conflict with indigenous peoples, westward expansion, slavery, race relationships and ethnic diversity, immigration, religious pluralism, the founding and growth of the federalism, the expansion of democracy, the development of the modern industrial and consumer society, and the US ascension to a global superpower
Notes Manfred Berg, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
In German
Online resource; title from PDF title page (ACM, viewed April 03 2015)
Subject History -- Historical Periods -- Contemporary History -- Contemporary History since 1945
History -- Historical Periods -- Contemporary History -- Contemporary History until 1945
History -- Historical Periods -- Modern History
National characteristics, American -- History
National characteristics, American.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3486737414