ThesisWales, ShannonIn many ways, realistic depictions of past moments often present in fictional texts afford readers access to a particularized history as is the case with John Steinbeckʼs novel,"The Grapes of Wrath." Steinbeckʼs novel offers readers stark and horrific . . .
ThesisThe Biggest Story Ever Told: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Historiographic Origins of Big History, 500 BCE to 2010 CEModdejonge, AlexThis thesis examines the historiographical background to the contemporary macrohistorical phenomena called Big History. The first chapter explores traditions of universal history through Western historiography to the early twentieth century. Chapter t . . .
ProjectSousa, Justin A.The California Gold Rush is an important occurrence within the exploration of the Western Frontier, American expansion during the nineteenth century, and the development of a unique and intriguing social world in the State of California. Currently, th . . .