Chapter 1:
Jeffersonian America
Chapter 2:
The War of 1812
Chapter 3:
Nationalism
Chapter 4:
Revolution in Industry
Chapter 5:
The Peculiar Institution
Chapter 6:
Antebellum South
Chapter 7:
The Civil War
Chapter 8:
Reconstruction
Chapter 9:
The Pursuit of Perfection
Chapter 10:
The West
Chapter 11:
Immigration

Jeffersonian America

  • Ideal vision of America

  • Race relations

  • Jeffersonians versus Federalists

  • Native American resistance to westward expansion

  • Society under Jefferson

  • The Louisiana Purchase

  • The Lewis and Clark Expedition

  • Conflicts with the Barbary States

  • Aaron Burr





Thomas Jefferson's official White House Portrait painted by Rembrandt Peele, 1800