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Wisconsin : a history

Author: Robert C Nesbit; William Fletcher Thompson; State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 2nd ed.View all editions and formats
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Robert Nesbit's classic single-volume history of Wisconsin was expanded by Wisconsin State Historian William F. Thompson to include the period from 1940 to the late 1980s, along with updated  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nesbit, Robert C. (Robert Carrington), 1917-
Wisconsin.
Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1989
(OCoLC)681463653
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert C Nesbit; William Fletcher Thompson; State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
ISBN: 0299108007 9780299108007 029910804X 9780299108045
OCLC Number: 20264745
Notes: "The State Historical Society of Wisconsin"--Page [ii].
Description: xvi, 599 pages, 34 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The land, its people, and European empires --
From American ownership to control, 1775-1816 --
Settlement, exploitation, and organization, 1816-1848 --
Yankees and Europeans build a state, 1830-1860 --
Statehood in an unstable union, 1846-1865 --
A new economy emerges, 1860-1900 --
Politics and the melting pot, 1865-1890 --
The laboratory of democracy, 1890-1919 --
Between the wars --
Adjustment to maturity, 1940-1980.
Responsibility: Robert C. Nesbit.
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