Saturday, April 11, 2009

An Age of Extremes

by Joy Hakim

Ms. Hakim takes on 1880 through 1917 in this eighth volume of A History of US. It was the time of robber barons and labor unions, populists, inventors and immigrants. Ms. Hakim presents it with her usual mix of social and political history, giving special attention to those whose ideas weren't quite so popular at the time.

Check it out.
LibraryThing link

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