American History II: 1877-Present

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Instructor: Tom Jacobsen

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Required Reading!!


Textbook Table of Contents

Post Midterm ID's

Lectures 20-28 in Microsoft Word Format

The 1930's and beginnings of WWII

1929 Stock Market Crash Chart

Another Explanation of the Crash

Consequences of the Smoot-Hawley Tariff: The Collapse of International Trade

A Comprehensive Look at the Great Depression

Timeline of the Great Depression

The Dust Bowl: A Timeline

The Causes of WWII

Timeline of Events Leading to WWII


Secondary Online Textbook

(not so detailed, and pretty easy to read)


Download Lectures 1-19 in Microsoft Word Format

A hard copy is now available at the Smith Hall Photocopy Center (2nd Floor, Smith Hall)

Download Lectures 20-28 in Microsoft Word Format (A hard copy will be available at Smith Hall Photocopy Center on Monday, 3 November)


Online Lecture Series



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