The Spanish-American War (Defining Moments)

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Two US presidents, Theodore Roosevelt (1901–09), a Republican and Woodrow Wilson (1913–21), a Democrat, approved of the general movement for reform, which came to be called progressivism. During that period, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt established a series of social programs collectively known as the New Deal. The chemists Gilbert Newton Lewis (1875–1946) and Irving Langmuir (1881–1957) developed a theory of atomic structure. Environmental history too often in the past has neglected urban areas, focusing instead on wilderness.

Pages: 228

Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc. (October 30, 2011)

ISBN: 0780812352

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