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By Anders Breidlid,Fredrik Chr. Brøgger,Oyvind T. Gulliksen,Torbjorn Sirevag

This second version of American tradition includes modern occasions and gives an creation to American civilization. Extracts are taken from varied resources such as political addresses, articles, interviews, oral histories and advertisements.

Edited through teachers who're hugely skilled within the learn and educating of yankee reviews throughout quite a lot of associations, this booklet provides:

  • texts that introduce features of yankee society in a ancient perspective

  • primary resources and pictures that may be used because the foundation for representation, research and discussion

  • linking textual content which stresses subject matters instead of providing an easy chronological survey.

American Culture brings jointly fundamental texts from 1600 to the current day to offer a accomplished evaluate of, and advent to, American culture.

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