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American History - McGraw Hill APUSH

This is a list of books recommended by McGraw-Hill's 5 Steps to a 5: AP US History book by Stephen Armstrong. The books from the list not in the system, as of this time, are: 1) Transforming America: Politics and Culture During the Reagan Years by Robert M. Collins (978-0231124010) 2) It Seemed Like Nothing Happened: America in the 1970s by Peter N. Carroll (978-0813515380) 3) Epic Journey: The 2008 Elections and American Politics by James W. Ceaser, Andrew E. Busch, and John J., Jr. Pitney.

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Changes in the land

William Cronon ; [with a foreword by John Demos and an afterword by the author]. |

American colonies

Alan Taylor ; Eric Foner, editor. |

The American revolution

Gordon S. Wood. |

A brilliant solution

Carol Berkin. |

His Excellency

Joseph J. Ellis. |

Thomas Jefferson

Christopher Hitchens. |

What hath God wrought

Daniel Walker Howe. |

Waking giant

David S. Reynolds. |

Slavery and the making of America

James Oliver Horton, Lois E. Horton. |

The impending crisis, 1848-1861.

Completed and edited by Don E. Fehrenbacher. |

Battle cry of freedom

James McPherson. |

America in the gilded age

Sean Dennis Cashman. |

Reconstruction

Eric Foner. |

The American West

Robert V. Hine & John Mack Faragher. |

A people's history of American empire

Howard Zinn, Mike Konopacki, Paul Buhle. |

A fierce discontent

Michael McGerr. |

The illusion of victory

Thomas Fleming. |

New world coming

Nathan Miller. |

The forgotten man

Amity Shlaes. |

Freedom from fear

David M. Kennedy. |

The Cold War

Martin Walker. |

Eyes on the prize

Juan Williams, with the Eyes on the prize production team ; introduction by Julian Bond. |

The sixties

Todd Gitlin. |

The natural

Joe Klein. |

The dark side

Jane Mayer. |