AMH 2010

History of the United States to 1877

3 credits

A survey of early U.S. history from before European settlement to the Civil War and Reconstruction. Emphasis will be placed on American social, political, and economic developments, the creation of the new Republic, Jacksonian democracy, territorial expansion and the Civil War and Reconstruction.

The online text The American Yawp will be used through the course and will be helpful resource to students enrolled in both AMH 2010 and AMH 2020. This text is an online resource.