Dear College Professors,

A Patriot’s History of the United States has been adopted in nearly three dozen colleges across the nation. A general unit outline follows; there are college materials on the “Secondary,” “Exams,” and “Maps” pages of this website. Do not hesitate to contact the authors with any questions.

College Curriculum Unit Outline
A Patriot’s History of the United States

ERA 1: COLONIAL AMERICA, 1492-1763
Chapters 1-2

ERA 2: REVOLUTION AND CONSTITUTION, 1763-89
Chapters 3-4

ERA 3: EARLY REPUBLIC, 1789-1848
Chapters 5-8

ERA 4: ANTEBELLUM AMERICA, 1848-60
Chapter 8

ERA 5: CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION, 1860-76
Chapters 9-10

ERA 6: THE AMERICAN FRONTIER, 1803-1890
Review Chapters 5-8
Chapter 11

ERA 7: INDUSTRIALIZATION, “REFORM,” AND WORLD LEADERSHIP, 1876-1920
Chapters 12-14

ERA 8: ROARING TWENTIES AND GREAT CRASH, 1920-32
Chapter 15

ERA 9: DEPRESSION AND WORLD WAR II, 1932-1945
Chapters 16-17

ERA 10: POST-WAR YEARS, 1945-74
Chapters 18-19

ERA 11: RETREAT AND RESURRECTION, 1974-88
Chapter 20

ERA 12: MORAL CROSSROADS AND THE WAR ON TERRORISM, 1989-PRESENT
Chapters 21-22