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New Jersey, A Journey of Discovery

New Jersey, A Journey of Discovery

By author: Raymond Frey   With: Susan A. Myers
Product Code: 50067
ISBN: 978-1-58685-006-7
Other ISBN: 1586850067
Binding Information: Hardback
Grade Highest: 9
Grade Lowest: 9
Availability: In stock.
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New Jersey, A Journey of Discovery is a middle and high school New Jersey history textbook. The outline for this book is based on the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards for Social Studies and teaches geography, history, civics, and economics. The book places the state's historical events in the context of our nation's history. The text contains dozens of photographs, local, historical, and contemporary. Features such as timelines, primary source documents, New Jersey portraits, Linking the Past to the Present, and What Do You Think? discussion questions deliver the content in an effective and inviting way, making history come to life.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1
From High Point to Cape May: New Jersey Geography

Chapter 2
The First People: The Lenape

Chapter 3
European Exploration and Settlement

Chapter 4
Colonial New Jersey

Chapter 5
Crossroads of the American Revolution

Chapter 6
A New Country

Chapter 7
The Age of Canals and Steam

Chapter 8
New Jersey and the Civil War

Chapter 9
Reconstruction, Immigrants, and the Industrial Revolution

Chapter 10
New Jersey in the Early Twentieth Century

Chapter 11
Depression and World War II

Chapter 12
Civil Rights, Growth, and More War

Chapter 13
Government for All

Chapter 14
Economics in the State and the Nation