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American History to 1877


A Continent of Villages to 1500


When Worlds Collide, 1492-1590


Planting Colonies in North America, 1588-1701


Slavery and Empire, 1441-1770


The Cultures of Colonial North America, 1700-1780


From Empire to Independence, 1750-1776


The Creation of the United States, 1776-1786


The United States of North America, 1787-1800


An Agrarian Republic, 1790-1824


The Growth of Democracy, 1824-1840


The South and Slavery, 1790s-1850s


Industry and the North, 1790s-1840s


Coming to Terms with the new Age, 1820s-1850s


The Coming Crisis, the 1850s


The Civil War, 1861-1865


Reconstruction, 1863-1877