U.S. History II

A History of the United States: 1865 to Present offers a thorough exploration of American history from Reconstruction to Obama. A customized edition of Dr. David J. Trowbridge’s A History of the United States, Vol. 2 (FlatWorld Knowledge, 2012) forms the foundation of this webtext presenting an inclusive approach to history in a highly accessible, chronological narrative.

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Steady encouragement

After each new topic is presented, students answer a few questions about the main ideas. This keeps students focused, actively processing the information, and constructing new knowledge.

Presentation and exploration

Fourteen chapters offer concise presentation of key concepts. And an additional 21 assignments guide students through the examination of primary resources to put the concepts into context and test the limits of the ideas presented.

Study questions

More than 900 study questions encourage close reading and guide students to key information.

Everything you need

A History of the United States, 1865 to Present provides everything you need for an online course including the text, interactive investigations, lecture slides, a test bank, and an analytics dashboard. And we can tailor the webtext to match your program’s emphasis, term length, student expectations, and assignment types.

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