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David E. Shi

David Emory Shi is a professor of history and the president emeritus of Furman University. He is the author of several books on American cultural history, including the award-winning The Simple Life: Plain Living and High Thinking in American Culture and Facing Facts: Realism in American Thought and Culture, 1850–1920.

Books by David E. Shi

  1. Book CoverAmerica: The Essential Learning Edition

    Second Edition / Volume(s): One-Volume

    The essential framework for student success in American History.More

  2. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Brief Tenth Edition / Volume(s): One-Volume

    The leading narrative history that students love to read, in a more concise format.More

  3. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Tenth Edition / Volume(s): One-Volume

    The leading narrative history that students love to read, now made more relevant and accessible.More

  4. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Eleventh Edition / Volume(s): One-Volume

    The best-selling narrative history that students love to readMore

  5. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Brief Eleventh Edition / Volume(s): One-Volume

    The best-selling narrative history that students love to readMore

  6. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Full Eleventh High School Edition

    The best-selling narrative history that students love to read.More

  7. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Brief Eleventh High School Edition

    The best-selling narrative history that students love to read.More

  8. Book CoverAmerica: A Narrative History

    Tenth High School Edition / Volume(s): One Volume

    The leading narrative history that students love to read, now made more relevant and accessible.More

  9. Book CoverThe Essential America


    The Essential America is a fundamentals version of the Tindall/Shi narrative packaged in an eye-popping, four-color design.More

  10. Book CoverThe Essential America


    The Essential America is a fundamentals version of the Tindall/Shi narrative packaged in an eye-popping, four-color design.More

  11. Book CoverFor The Record: A Documentary History

    Seventh Edition / Volume(s): 1

    For the Record features 264 primary-source selections—both textual and visual—drawn from a broad range of government documents, newspapers, speeches, letters, and novels. In the Seventh Edition, timely new selections on immigration allow students to better...More

  12. Book CoverFor the Record: A Documentary History of America

    Sixth Edition / Volume(s): 1

    The most extensive and varied collection of primary sources available.More

  13. Book CoverFor the Record: A Documentary History of America

    Sixth Edition / Volume(s): 2

    The most extensive and varied collection of primary sources available.More