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Modern U.S. and World History Study Guide by Jonathan Crabtree and Rea Berg - Beautiful Feet Books
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A brand-new Study Guide to the time period 1850 to 2000. Guide includes comprehensive study notes for each required book in the US and World Modern Pack, discussion questions, vocabulary, web links, answer key, writing assignments, and more! This one year study will take your student from Antebellum to modern day while covering the American Civil War, Reconstruction, Industrial Revolution, Turn of the Century, WWI, Communism, Socialism, Nazism, WWII, Korean War, Cold War, China's Cultural Revolution, Vietnam War, Civil Rights Movement, modern technology, and the War on Terror. Students will read some of the best literature available on this incredible and dynamic time period by renowned authors Harper Lee, Albert Marrin, Paul Johnson, Martin Gilbert, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Stephen Crane, Richard E. Kim, and more. Extensive study notes accompany each title with an emphasis on critical thinking, analysis, and writing. Literary analysis of the hallmark titles Uncle Tom's Cabin, To Kill A Mockingbird, Lost Names, The Red Badge of Courage, Night, and Hiroshima is also included. This study is recommended for 11th and 12th grade students.