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ISBN-10 0205880770ISBN-13 9780205880775
ISBN-10 0205880762ISBN-13 9780205880768
Author(s): George Donelson Moss; Evan A. Thomas
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 400

Combines traditional history with a focus on the American people.

A comprehensive overview of U.S. History since World War II, Moving On weaves together political, economic, diplomatic, and military history, while incorporating the social, demographic, environmental, and cultural history of the period.

The text also features a focus on the late 1960s as a major turning point in post-war America.

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book readers will be able to:

  • Understand the key events, players, and issues that define post 1945-America

  • Understand the social and cultural legacy of the important decades of post-1945 America

  • Know the importance of each decade in shaping America through the new millennium