ERIC Number: EJ464765
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Children's U.S. History Textbooks: 1787-1865.
Hooper, Jimmie H.; Smith, Ben A.
Social Education, v57 n1 p14-18 Jan 1993
Discusses five history textbooks commonly used in schools and homes in the United States prior to the Civil War. Describes the style, reading level, and content of the books. Concludes that the books promoted a sense of nationalism related to the political development and ideals of the United States at that time. (CFR)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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