Shaping the American Character

Turner’s key “frontier thesis” argues that frontier life shaped the ...


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African Americans

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Courting Racial Justice

United States History Political Science American History U.S. History U.S. Government

President Harry Truman skirted Congress and boldly used the Justice Department to support the rights of black Americans. How he did it, and his effort’s lasting consequences, are told in this sharply observed account.

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