A beautifully written and comprehensive study of the united states from 1890 to the present strongly recommended for a college classroom or for readers looking for an up to date survey of modern american history. These united states a nation in the making 1890 to the present by glenda elizabeth gilmore thomas j sugrue a powerful history of the making and unmaking of american democracy and global power told in sweeping scope and intimate detail. A clear eyed comprehensive and succinct history of the united states from 1890 to today which does an excellent job of balancing its lens between social political legislative and ideological movements and events. These united states a nation in the making 1890 to the present is a lively readable and up to date narrative history of the united states from 1890 through the election of barack obama the books title and framing device come from a remark by franklin delano roosevelt made during a 1936 fireside chat that these united states comprised a people and a nation still in the making p xv. These united states builds on this foundation to present a readable accessible history of the united states throughout the twentieth century an ongoing and inspiring story of great leaders and everyday citizens marching fighting voting and legislating to make the nations promise of democracy a reality for all americans
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