UXL American Decades (1940-49)

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.74 MB Downloadable formats: PDF By the 2000 census, the South (along with the West) was leading the nation in population growth. In the east, a line of new states able to defend themselves would take care of any future German ambitions in that direction. 1 Identify French aims at the Versailles Conference. 2 How are these to be accomplished? While the share given for health and education rose from 17 to 35 per cent, the proportion assigned religious work diminished. The most successful automobile manufacturers concentrated in Detroit and...
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The Watergate Scandal in United States History

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.12 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In particular, traditional manufacturing industries had suffered setbacks, and the nation had a large and seemingly irreversible deficit in its trade with other countries. For some years Italian ambitions in the Mediterranean had been thwarted, and the attempt to conquer Abyssinia in 1896 had failed. Many of these products were used in the construction industry. Between 1921 and 1928, 1,268 industrial combinations were organized, principally in the iron and steel, oil, nonferrous metals, food, and textile industries. (more…)...
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Growing Up in Coal Country

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.74 MB Downloadable formats: PDF What appeared to be a random killing spree by an enraged lunatic, turned out to be part of a massive plan that claimed the lives of 10 innocent people in DC, Maryland, and Virginia! Many young families lost their breadwinners, as a result. Younger. were more emotionally remote and more formal in their interactions with grandchildren. and with fewer grandchildren than previous generations of grandfathers. taking them on trips. money. ethnicity. baby-sitting for children when mothers were shopping or ill. and having fun with them. (more…)...
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Woodstock (Perspectives on Modern World History)

Format: Library Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.80 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The importance of this port, along with those of Chicago and Detroit, was enhanced with the opening in 1959 of the St. Nevertheless, necessary though Europe might be, it represented militarism and oligarchy, while the United States stood for the peace and opportunity offered by institutions of political and economic liberty. How little the United States turned to Europe for its requirements is revealed sharply in Table 23. Mathematicians were involved in developing the state mathematics standards, the California mathematics framework, and in evaluating textbooks...
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Pure Grit: How American World War II Nurses Survived Battle

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.11 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The provision for high school work at Watertown removed the postulants from Dujarie Hall, making the building a residence for college students only. The amendment stipulated the conditions for the withdrawal of United States troops remaining in Cuba since the Spanish-American War, and defined the terms of Cuban-U. History classes emphasized the cultural heroes of the revolution, and in every schoolhouse in America the walls contained a portrait of General George Washington. (more…)...
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The War on Terrorism: Confronting the Global Terrorist

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.54 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Overall it was a victory because Germany was defeated and the United States profited greatly from selling munitions to the Allied forces. Given heightened awareness of the prevalence of child abuse and neglect. affection)—be reported to child abuse investigators. but this was eventually expanded to include teachers. mental. In the interests of maintaining the Monroe Doctrine and for the purpose of protecting the sea approaches 314 ECONOMIC EXPANSION to the Panana Canal, the United States, under the leadership of President Theodore Roosevelt, had promulgated the so-called Roosevelt...
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Unsolved Mysteries

Format: Library Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF To escape the prehensile clutch of these monsters, constitutes a standing challenge to organized labor for 1893. Nourse, American Agriculture and the European Market (1924); E. The eighth grade study found that82: Ninety-five percent of U. A convention controlled by old-line sen- ators and political bosses chose as candidate Warren G. With its strong emphasis on learning, the program expressed the expectation that disabled children could receive an education with results that would become apparent in a meaningful way after schooling ended. (more…)...
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Watergate: A Story of Richard Nixon and the Shocking 1972

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.39 MB Downloadable formats: PDF This was a clear challenge to those hoping to avoid another war. In 1915, Daniels had even urged Thomas A. Edison to become special consultant to the navy, and at his advice co-operation of the nation's engineering societies was enlisted and an inventory of manu- facturing plants and their war potentialities was undertaken. We are a very diverse Department with a long history. The Russo-Iranian dispute reached settlement within the UN. (more…)...
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Did Anything Good Come Out of the Great Depression?

Format: Library Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.22 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Secretary of Agriculture might veto the ceilings placed on unproc- essed farm products and no price ceilings were to be set on agricultural commodities until their prices had reached either 110 per cent of parity or the level of 1919-29, whichever might be higher. The gross national product (GNP) of the United States increased over 50 percent between 1941 and 1945 and unemployment hit its lowest point ever at 1.2 percent. If you appreciate the many years of work I have put into this site,...
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Women of the Roaring Twenties (Women in History)

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.00 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Chinese population is highly urbanized and concentrated particularly in cities of over 100,000 population, mostly on the West Coast and in New York City. The word "American" conjures up an image of a person of white, middle-class status. In particular, different attitudes towards gambling were enforced. Teaching Colleges: Scholars in universities—out of misogyny or paternalism—exhibited a snobbish attitude toward the training of teachers, since most were women. (more…)...
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