Schlesinger, Arthur M. 1888-1965.

The rise of the city, 1878-1898, by Arthur Meier Schlesinger. - New York, Macmillan Co., 1933. - xvi p., 1 l., 494 p. front., plates, ports., maps, facsims. 22 cm. - A History of American life. vol. x . - History of American life. ; vol. x. .

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"Critical essay on authorities": p. 437-474.

The new South -- The great West -- The lure of the city -- The urban world -- The American woman -- The educational revival -- Increasing the world's knowledge -- The Renaissance in letters and arts -- The pursuit of happiness -- The changing church -- Society's wards -- Political factors and forces -- Fin de siecle -- Critical essay on authorities.

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United States--Social conditions--1865-1918.
United States--Social life and customs--1865-1918.
United States--Civilization.

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