American History, 1877 to the Present, Second Edition
Mary Jane Capozzoli Ingui

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Narrated By: Jeff Riggenbach

Duration: 9 hours and 25 minutes

What to expect

Designed to be compatible with virtually every standard textbook in their subject field, Barron’s EZ-101 Study Keys give you a valuable overview of your college-level course. Classroom-style notes emphasize important facts, remind you what you need to remember for term papers and exams, and help guide you through the complexities of lectures and textbooks.

In American History, 1877 to the Present, all main events are covered, including Reconstruction, industrialization, US emergence as a world power, World Wars I and II, the Great Depression, Cold War politics, racial and sexual equality issues, Vietnam, Watergate, and threats to America at the start of the twenty-first century. Also covered are major personages, from George Armstrong Custer to Osama bin Laden, and much more.

Genre

History of the Americas, Educational: study and revision guides

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“An excellent introduction for students at the high school or college levels.”

Midwest Book Review

“The production is a clear, neatly packaged history of our nation from its early days through post–Civil War Reconstruction. As such, Jeff Riggenbach’s narration reflects the structured, easy-to-understand presentation of dates, events, and people…Overall, Riggenbach presents the information in a deep tone and exacting cadence that make this fact-filled audiobook an easy listen.”