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Bode, Carl, ed. American Life in the 1840s. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967.
Cohen, Hennig, and Ward, John William, eds. Documents in American Civilization Series. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967.
Degler, Carl N. Out of Our Past, The Forces That Shaped Modern America. 3rd ed. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1984.
Heffner, Richard D., ed. Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America. New York: A Mentor Book, New American Library, 1956.
Johnson, Paul. The Birth of the Modern, World Society 1815-1830. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1991.
Kasson, John F. Rudeness & Civility, Manners in Nineteenth-Century Urban America. New York: Hill and Wang, a Division of Farrar Straus and Giroux, 1990.
Keen, Benjamin. A History of Latin America, Ancient America to 1910. 5th ed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1996.
Larkin, Jack. The Reshaping of Everyday Life, 1790-1840. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., 1988.
MacLeod, Anne Scott. American Childhood, Essays on Children’s Literature of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1994.
Richardson, Selma K., ed. Research About Nineteenth-Century Children and Books, Portrait Studies. Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois, 1980.
Martineau, Harriet. Retrospect of Western Travel. London: Saunders and Otley, 1838.
Morris, Richard B., ed. Encyclopedia of American History. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1965.
Ossoli, Margaret Fuller. Woman in the Nineteenth Century and Kindred Papers Relating to the Sphere, Condition and Duties, of Woman. Boston: John P. Jewett & Company, 1855.
Shoemaker, Alfred L. Christmas in Pennsylvania, A Folk-Cultural Study. Kutztown: Pennsylvania Folklife Society, 1959.
Shoemaker, Alfred L. Eastertide in Pennsylvania, A Folk-Cultural Study. Kutztown: Pennsylvania Folklife Society, 1960.
Simons, A. M. Social Forces in American History. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1911.
Spiller, Robert E., ed. The Roots of National Culture, American Literature to 1830. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1933.
Taylor, P. A. M., ed. More Than Common Powers of Perception, The Diary of Elizabeth Rogers Mason Cabot. Boston: Beacon Press, 1991.
Trager, James. The People’s Chronology, A Year-by-Year Record of Human Events from Prehistory to the Present. New York: Henry Holt and Company, Inc., 1994.
Zinn, Howard. A People’s History of the United States. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1980.