Author: Nancy A. Hewitt, Genre: History, Total Page: 608, Publisher: Bedford Books, ISBN: 1319106404

Author: D. H. Montgomery, Genre: History, Total Page: 360, Publisher: Christian Liberty Press, ISBN: 1930092962

Author: Nancy A. Hewitt, Genre: History, Total Page: 1124, Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781457635526

Exploring American Histories offers an entirely new approach to teaching the U.S. survey that puts investigating sources and thinking about the many stories of American history right at the center of your course. The distinctive format integrates primary documents and a brief narrative into one cost-effective and easy-to-use volume. Available in a number of affordable print and digital options, the text is also integrated with LearningCurve, online quizzing that adapts to what your students need to learn and helps them come to class prepared.

Author: Tegan Kehoe, Genre: Business & Economics, Total Page: 305, Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield, ISBN: 9781538135471

This full-color book tells the story of American healthcare history through color photographs of real objects from museums and both famous and little-known medical discoveries.

Author: Nancy A. Hewitt, Genre: History, Total Page: 564, Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781457660047

Exploring American Histories, Value Edition, presents Nancy Hewitt and Steven Lawson's new U.S. history narrative in a two-color trade format with selected maps and images from the full-length text. The authors explore a variety of racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic perspectives and recognize the political, social, and economic contributions of both men and women in their narrative. With both the integrated media, which includes online document projects and LearningCurve, an online adaptive learning tool, and the complete supplements package from the full-length text, the Value Edition offers everything cost-conscious instructors and students need for their U.S. history course.

Author: Nancy A. Hewitt, Genre: History, Total Page: 1184, Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's, ISBN: 0312409982

Exploring American Histories offers an entirely new approach to teaching the U.S. survey that puts investigating sources and thinking about the many stories of American history right at the center of your course. The distinctive format integrates primary documents and a brief narrative into one cost-effective and easy-to-use volume. Exploring American Histories features Bedford/St. Martin's new digital history tools, including LearningCurve, an adaptive quizzing engine that garners over a 90% student satisfaction rate, and LaunchPad, the all new interactive e-book and course space that puts high quality easy-to-use assessment at your fingertips. Easy to integrate into your campus LMS, and featuring video, additional primary sources, a wealth of adaptive and summative quizzing, and more, LaunchPad cements student understanding of the text while helping them make progress toward learning outcomes. It's the best content joined up with the best technology. Available in combined and split volumes and in a number of affordable print and digital formats.

Author: Nancy A. Hewitt, Genre: History, Total Page: 656, Publisher: Bedford, ISBN: 1319106420

Exploring American Histories opens an entirely new window into the many histories of the nation's past. It integrates an unprecedented number of primary and secondary sources--both written and visual--in a unique building blocks approach that enables students to hone their analysis skills while they actively learn the fundamental concepts of American history. By weaving sources into the story and culminating in multi-source projects organized around a single topic at the end of each chapter, the book brings history to life while helping students understand how sources form the basis of historical narratives and how to think critically about them. Available for free when packaged with the print book, the popular digital assignment and assessment options for this text bring skill building and assessment to a more highly effective level. The greatest active learning options come in LaunchPad, which combines an accessible e-book with LearningCurve, an adaptive and automatically graded learning tool that--when assigned--helps ensure students read the book; the complete companion reader with "Thinking through Sources" digital exercises that help students build arguments from those sources; and many other study and assessment tools. For instructors who want the most affordable way to ensure students come to class prepared, Achieve Read & Practice pairs LearningCurve adaptive quizzing and our mobile, accessible Value Edition ebook, in one easy-to-use product.?

Author: Ray Notgrass, Genre: History, Total Page: , Publisher: , ISBN: 1609990676

Author: PBS, Genre: Literary Collections, Total Page: 288, Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal, ISBN: 9780316417549

A blockbuster illustrated book that captures what Americans love to read, The Great American Read: The Book of Books is the gorgeously-produced companion book to PBS's ambitious summer 2018 series. What are America's best-loved novels? PBS will launch The Great American Read series with a 2-hour special in May 2018 revealing America's 100 best-loved novels, determined by a rigorous national survey. Subsequent episodes will air in September and October. Celebrities and everyday Americans will champion their favorite novel and in the finale in late October, America's #1 best-loved novel will be revealed. The Great American Read: The Book of Books will present all 100 novels with fascinating information about each book, author profiles, a snapshot of the novel's social relevance, film or television adaptations, other books and writings by the author, and little-known facts. Also included are themed articles about banned books, the most influential book illustrators, reading recommendations, the best first-lines in literature, and more. Beautifully designed with rare images of the original manuscripts, first-edition covers, rejection letters, and other ephemera, The Great American Read: The Book of Books is a must-have book for all booklovers.

Author: Patricia J. Wynne, Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction, Total Page: 36, Publisher: Courier Corporation, ISBN: 9780486437149

Illustrations to color and easy-to-follow text introduce children to twenty-three items found in the American Museum of Natural History's permanent collection.