Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

The United States, 1607-1877
0.5 Credit

This course is a survey of American History from its colonial origins to the end of Reconstruction. Themes include: the Atlantic economy and migration, colonial societies, the American Revolution, the development of political institutions, slave economies, industrialization, westward expansion, the Civil War and Reconstruction.{P}