WorldCat Identities

Pessen, Edward 1920-1992

Overview
Works: 45 works in 147 publications in 1 language and 7,277 library holdings
Genres: History  Chronologies  Maps  Examinations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: E338, 973.5
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Most widely held works by Edward Pessen
Jacksonian America; society, personality, and politics by Edward Pessen( Book )

28 editions published between 1969 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log cabin myth : the social backgrounds of the presidents by Edward Pessen( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the backgrounds and social standings of the families of the presidents to test the myth that most fit the rags-to-riches theme with surprising results
Most uncommon Jacksonians; the radical leaders of the early labor movement by Edward Pessen( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riches, class, and power before the Civil War by Edward Pessen( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New perspectives on Jacksonian parties and politics by Edward Pessen( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three centuries of social mobility in America by Edward Pessen( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Losing our souls : the American experience in the cold war by Edward Pessen( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Empire, the United States stands alone as the sole remaining superpower. Yet, Mr. Pessen asks, victory at what cost? While political observers ponder the Soviet collapse, and historians continue to debate the origins of the cold war, scarcely anyone has considered the profound changes it wrought in American society. Losing Our Souls is the first book to sum up the consequences of the cold war for Americans - the shifting ideals of our approach to international affairs
The Many-faceted Jacksonian era : new interpretations( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacksonian panorama( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riches, class, and power : America before the Civil War by Edward Pessen( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social philosophies of early American leaders of labor by Edward Pessen( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1984 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Did fortunes rise and fall mercurially in antebellum America? : the tale of two cities : Boston and New York by Edward Pessen( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The workingmen's movement of the Jacksonian era by Edward Pessen( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the United States of America( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chart includes 4 maps and 6 timebands which give an over-view of America's history from the Spanish settlements to 1988
Moses Beach revisited; a critical examination of his Wealthy citizens pamphlets by Edward Pessen( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Should labor have supported Jackson? : or questions the quantitative studies do not answer by Edward Pessen( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social configuration of the antebellum city : an historical and theoretical inquiry by Edward Pessen( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety of panaceas : the "social problem" and proposed solutions to it in mid-nineteenth century New York State by Edward Pessen( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Whatever happened to the constitutional presidency? by Edward Pessen( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Who rules America? : Power and politics in the Democratic era, 1825-1975 by Edward Pessen( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Losing our souls : the American experience in the cold war
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The Many-faceted Jacksonian era : new interpretationsRiches, class, and power : America before the Civil War