TEXTBOOK:  The Americans.  Gerald A. Danzer, J. Jorge
Klor de Alva, Louis E. Wilson, Nancy Woloch. 
Boston:  McDougal Littell,
1998.     (ISBN #0-395-85182-3)
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          Chapter   1:  "Three Worlds Meet" --> Introductory Lecture

          Chapter   2:  "The American Colonies Emerge:  1492-1690"

          Chapter   3:  "The Colonies Come of Age:  1651-1765"

          Chapter   4:  "The War for Independence:  1765-1783"

          Chapter   5:  "Shaping a New Nation:  1781-1788"

          Chapter   6:  "Launching the New Nation:  1789-1816"

          Chapter   7:  "Balancing Nationalism and Sectionalism:  1817-1840"

          Chapter   8:  "Reforming American Society:  1820-1850"

          Chapter   9:  "Expanding Markets and Moving West:  1825-1850"

          Chapter 10:  "The Union in Peril:  1850-1861"

          Chapter 11:  "The Civil War:  1861-1865"

          Chapter 12:  "Reconstruction and its Effects:  1865-1877"

          Chapter 13:  "Changes on the Western Frontier:  1876-1900"

          Chapter 14:  "The Industrial Age:  1876-1900"

          Chapter 15:  "Immigrants and Urbanization:  1876-1914"

          Chapter 16:  "Life at the Turn of the Century:  1877-1917"

          Chapter 17:  "The Progressive Era:  1890-1920"

          Chapter 18:  "America Claims an Empire:  1890-1920"

          Chapter 19:  "The First World War:  1914-1920"

          Chapter 20:  "The Politics of the Roaring Twenties:  1920-1929"

          Chapter 21:  "The Roaring Life of the 1920s:  1920-1929"

          Chapter 22:  "The Great Depression Begins:  1929-1933"

          Chapter 23:  "The New Deal:  1933-1940"

          Chapter 24:  "World War Looms:  1931-1941"

          Chapter 25:  "The United States in World War II:  1941-1945"

          Chapter 26:  "Cold War Conflicts:  1945-1960"

          Chapter 27:  "The Postwar Boom:  1946-1959"

          Chapter 28:  "The New Frontier & the Great Society:  1960-1968"

          Chapter 29:  "Civil Rights:  1954-1968"

          Chapter 30:  "The Vietnam War Years:  1954-1975"

          Chapter 31:  "An Era of Social Change:  1960-1975"

          Chapter 32:  "An Age of Limits:  1968-1980"

          Chapter 33:  "The Conservative Tide:  1980-1992"

          Chapter 34:  "The United States in Today's World:  1992-Today"

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