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Textbooks and Required Readings: Students are required to read the following books:

    Seymour Martin Lipset, American Exceptionalism: A Double-Edged Sword (New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1996).

    Jack Larkin, The Reshaping of Everyday Life, 1790-1840 (New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1988).

    Kenneth S. Greenberg, Honor & Slavery: Lies, Duels, Noses, Masks, Dressing as a Woman, Gifts, Strangers, Humanitarianism, Death, Slave Rebellions, The Proslavery Argument, Baseball, Hunting, Gambling in the Old South (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996).

    Kate L. Turabian, A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 6th ed., rev. John Grossman and Alice Bennett (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996)

In addition to the books available in the bookstore, the list of required readings includes material from other articles and books. These readings, which have been placed on reserve in the library, are listed on the schedule below. The instructor may, from time to time, assign additional short readings to supplement the books listed above.

Other Courses in American History and Civilization:
| AMS 250 | HIS 223 | HIS 225 | HIS 227 | HIS 306 |
| HIS 308 | HIS 310 | HIS 312 | HIS 314 | HIS 318 | HIS 325 |
| HIS 338 | HIS 426 | HIS 430 | HIS 432 | HIS 470 | HIS 475 |

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