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Confident Years: 1866-1914, The American Heritage History of the


Here, from New York Times bestselling historian Richard Russell is the vivid story of America's confident years - those days of exuberant
growth in population, industry, and world prestige beginning with the end of the Civil War and ending with the outbreak of World War I.
Here are the stories of political power struggles, Reconstruction, Western expansion, Ellis Island, the rise of American tycoons and labor
unions, and the entry into World War I.

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