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These truths : a history of the United States / Jill Lepore.

Lepore, Jill, 1966- (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9780393635249
  • ISBN: 0393635244
  • Physical Description: xx, 932 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 793-880) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The question stated -- Part one. The idea (1492-1799) -- The nature of the past -- The rulers and the ruled -- Of wars and revolutions -- The constitution of a nation -- Part two. The people (1800-1865) -- A democracy of numbers -- The soul and the machine -- Of ships and shipwrecks -- The face of battle -- Part three. The state (1866-1945) -- Of citizens, persons, and people -- Efficiency and the masses -- A constitution of the air -- The brutality of modernity -- Part four. the machine (1946-2016) -- A world of knowledge -- Rights and wrongs -- Battle lines -- America, disrupted -- Epilogue: The question addressed.
Summary, etc.:
Chronicles the origins and rise of today's divided America while investigating whether the nation has delivered on its promises of political equality, natural rights, and the sovereignty of the people.
Subject: United States > History.
Civil rights > United States > History.
United States > Politics and government.

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