America: A Personal History of the United States (Alistair Cooke’s America)

Description

Veteran correspondent Alistair Cooke takes an in-depth comparative look at the history and the national mythology of the United States.

Themes

American Revolution, American Revolutionary War (1775 – 1783), Thirteen Colonies, Immigration, Frontier thesis, Manifest Destiny, Social conditions, Historiography, Legends and mythologies, Nationalism