History of white people

Book
Published 2011
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Summary:

Traces the idea of a white race, showing how the origins of the American identity were tied to the elevation of white skin as the embodiment of beauty, power, and intelligence, and how even intellectuals insisted that only Anglo Saxons were truly American.

ISBN:
9780393339741 (paperback)
9780393339741
Description:
xii, 496 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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