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Commager, Henry Steele 1902-1998

Overview
Works: 711 works in 3,184 publications in 11 languages and 90,451 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Personal narratives  Bibliography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Reference works  Biography  Interviews  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker, Interviewee, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, pre, Correspondent
Classifications: E178, 973
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Documents of American history by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

170 editions published between 1900 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 8,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains documents relating to American history from 1492 to 1962. Contains primary source material
The growth of the American Republic by Samuel Eliot Morison( Book )

217 editions published between 1930 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over fifty years after its original publication, this classic work in American history is in its seventh edition. In a clear, vigorous style, its celebrated authors present the rich and complex narrative of America's experience in an account that extends from the pre-Columbian age to 1877 in Volume I, and in Volume II from 1877 to the present. Expertly revised to bring the study fully up to date, it reflects new insights derived from significant modern research."--Publisher description
The Blue and the Gray : the story of the Civil War as told by participants by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

63 editions published between 1950 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 450 accounts drawn from letters, journals, diaries, memoirs, official records, state papers, and other sources describing all aspects of the war
The spirit of 'seventy-six : the story of the American Revolution as told by participants by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

49 editions published between 1925 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who shall write the history of the American Revolution? Who can write it? asked John Adams in 1815. Renowned scholars Henry Steele Commager and Richard B. Morris have provided a prudent, perceptive answer--the participants themselves--and in the process have fashioned from the vast source material a thrilling chronological narrative. The Spirit of 'Seventy-Six allows readers to experience events long-entombed in textbooks as they unfold for the first time for both Loyalists and Patriots: the Boston Tea Party, Bunker Hill, the Declaration of Independence, and more. In letters, journals, diaries, official documents, and personal recollections, the timeless figures of the Revolution emerge in all their human splendor and folly to stand beside the nameless soldiers. Profusely illustrated and enhanced by cogent commentary, this book examines every aspect of the war, including the Loyalist and British views; treason and prison escapes; songs and ballads; the home front and diplomacy abroad. In short, the editors have wrought a balanced, sweeping, and compelling documentary history
The American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

101 editions published between 1950 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 2,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The empire of reason : how Europe imagined and America realized the enlightenment by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

48 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the United State by Allan Nevins( Book )

70 editions published between 1942 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America : the story of a free people by Allan Nevins( Book )

205 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Pocket History of the United States" traces the history of the nation that is, today, the oldest constitutional democracy in the world. Written by distinguished American historians, it has more than 2,000,000 copies in print worldwide and is one of the classic works in its field
Theodore Parker by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

58 editions published between 1936 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise history of the American Republic by Samuel Eliot Morison( Book )

40 editions published between 1977 and 1983 in English and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An abbreviated and revised edition of : The growth of the American Republic."--Title page verso
The heritage of America by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

49 editions published between 1939 and 1951 in English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First hand narratives of American life from Leif Ericson to World War II
Freedom, loyalty, dissent by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

33 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom and order : a commentary on the American political scene by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The search for a usable past, and other essays in historiography by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

15 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living ideas in America by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Majority rule and minority rights by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

44 editions published between 1943 and 1958 in English and German and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America in perspective; the United States through foreign eyes by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

64 editions published between 1947 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The era of reform, 1830-1860 by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

24 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, introduced by one of our foremost historians, communicates the passionate spirit of a tempestuous age, an era of reform unlike any other in our history. The spirit of reform pervaded the atmosphere in the 30 years before the Civil War, the age of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Theodore Parker, Horace Mann, William Lloyd Garrison, and William Ellery Channing. The 55 documents included here begin with a letter from Thomas Jefferson at the end of his life (1826) and conclude with writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne and Horace Greeley
Immigration and American history : essays in honor of Theodore C. Blegen by University of Minnesota( Book )

31 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a conference at the University of Minnesota, Jan. 29-30, 1960
Henry Steele Commager's the story of the Second World War by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive account of the war in the words of firsthand observers woven together with Commager's own analysis
 
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The growth of the American Republic
Alternative Names
Commager, H. S.

Commager, H. S. 1902-1998

Commager, Henny 1902-1998

Commager, Henry S.

Commager, Henry S. 1902-1998

Commager, Henry Steele

Commager, Henry Steele 1902-1998

Commanger, Henry Steele

Henry Steele Commager American historian

Henry Steele Commager Amerikaans historicus van de moderne tijd (1902-1998)

Henry Steele Commager historien américain

Henry Steele Commager storico statunitense

Henry Steele Commager US-amerikanischer Historiker

Kʿang-ma-chieh, Heng-li Ssu-ti-erh

Kʻang-ma-chieh, Heng-li Ssu-ti-erh 1902-1998

Kūmajar, Hinrī Stīl

Kūmajar, Hinrī Stīl 1902-1998

Steele Commager.

Steele Commager, Henry

Steele-Commager, Henry 1902-1998

Коммаджер, Г 1902-1998

Коммаджер, Г. (Генри Стиль), 1902-1998

هنري ستيل كوماجر، 1902-1998

コマジャー, ヘンリー

コマジャー, ヘンリー エス

ヘンリー・スティール・コマジャー

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The Blue and the Gray : the story of the Civil War as told by participantsThe spirit of 'seventy-six : the story of the American Revolution as told by participantsThe American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880'sThe empire of reason : how Europe imagined and America realized the enlightenmentAmerica : the story of a free peopleA concise history of the American RepublicThe era of reform, 1830-1860Henry Steele Commager's the story of the Second World War