A Dictionary of American History (Blackwell History Dictionaries) (Paperback)

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This book is concise, easy -to-use guide to the individuals, peoples, parties, movements, events, decisions and wars that have shaped the history of the United States.

About the Author

Thomas L. Purvis has a BA from Washington University in St. Louis and a PhD from The Johns Hopkins University. Having taught at the Peabody Conservatory of Music, the University of Georgia, Auburn University, and the College of William and Mary, he now devotes his time to historical research and writing. His books include The Historical Almanac of Revolutionary America 1763-1800 (1995), and Proprietors, Patronage and Paper Money (1986). He contributes to American National Biography as an associate editor.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781577180999
ISBN-10: 1577180992
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: May 5th, 1997
Pages: 464
Language: English
Series: Blackwell History Dictionaries