History of the United States Essay | History's Eras

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History's Eras

Summary: Eras in American history, such as Reconstruction and the Progressive Era,are the result of abrupt turns in history - the result of someone's decision or events that placed the power in someone else's hands. These sometimes critical and morally questioned times make up the guide not only to our history, but our future as well.
Throughout the many changes in history and fluctuations in economy during times of war and times of rebuilding, there are several key people and events that have greatly affected America's path forever within the multiple Eras. Each abrupt turn in history is the result of someone's decision or some event that placed the power in someone else's hands. These sometimes critical and morally questioned times make up the guide not only to our history, but our future as well. They teach us which way not to go again, and what is, and what use to be extremely important in preserving the American culture that was founded not so long ago. By viewing these movements, wars and moral evolutions, we can see how far America has come so far and where it should go.

Reconstruction took several different turns within the twelve year period of 1865-1877. Although President Lincoln...

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