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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 advent to American civilization. Extracts are taken from diversified resources such as political addresses, articles, interviews, oral histories and advertisements.



Edited via teachers who're hugely skilled within the learn and educating of yankee reviews throughout a variety of associations, this e-book provides:



  • texts that introduce facets of yankee society in a historic perspective

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

  • linking textual content which stresses issues instead of supplying an easy chronological survey.


American Culture brings jointly fundamental texts from 1600 to the current day to give a finished assessment of, and advent to, American culture.

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