All the Notes for Give me Liberty! An American History by Eric Foner Chapter 3. Almost the entire book is included. Your welcome.
In Federalist #10, James Madison argues that the greatest vice of popular government is its vulnerability to problems caused by factions, special interest groups who, in supporting their own interests, occasionally undermine the rights of other...
This article covers the novel by Alan Taylor entitled "American Colonies", and answers specific questions from each chapter in the novel. This article should assist AP American History students.
Lizzie Borden was acquitted of the murders of her father and step-mother in 1892. No one else was ever charged. If Lizzie didn't commit this heinous crime, who did?
My first year teaching I was dying to see other teachers' plan books, but most of them were either blank or didn't seem suitable for our students ("high-risk" with poor reading skills). After teaching American history to 8th graders for a few years, I've developed this webpage in the hopes that it...
1,200 human bones were recently found in Ben Franklin's basement. What were they doing there and who put them there? The mystery is on!
Life on a wagon train could be extremely harsh. These hardy souls arose very early each morning before dawn to prepare for the day. A normal routine would be to start the fire, prepare breakfast, gather the livestock, reload the wagon and hitch up the team. Around 7:00 a.m. they headed out.
History of marriage in America in the 1800s and early 1900s. Views and roles of husbands and wives. Age at marriage statistics, sex and sexuality in marriage, societal expectations of husbands and wives in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
One war handed California to the United States, another nearly led to its division. Two major American Wars has done more to shape the Golden States than any other event in history.
The American civil war shaped the future destiny of the United States. What would have happened if the Confederacy had won instead?