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By Glen Jeansonne

In this energetic and provocative synthesis, wonderful historian Glen Jeansonne explores the folks and occasions that formed the USA within the 20th century. accomplished in scope, A Time of Paradox deals a balanced examine the political, diplomatic, social and cultural advancements of the final century whereas targeting the various and infrequently contradictory human stories that characterised this dynamic interval.

Designed with the scholar in brain, this cogent textual content presents the freshest research on hand, delivering perception into the divisive election of 2004, the warfare on Terror and the Gulf Coast hurricanes. major biographies on figures starting from Samuel Insull to Madonna provide scholars a extra customized view of the lads and ladies who inspired American society over the last hundred years.

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