Table of contents for Cultural history of reading.

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Table of Contents
1. Reading in the Era of Discovery and Exploration: prior to 1700
2. Reading during Settlement and Colonization: 1700-1776
3. Reading and the New Republic: 1776-1820
4. Reading and National Identity: 1820-1860
5. Reading Slavery and the Civil War: 1861-1865
6. Reading and the Growth of a Nation: 1865-1913 
7. Reading from the Great War through the Great Depression: 1914-1940
8. Reading and the Second World War: 1941-1960
9. Reading Rebellions and Countercultures: 1960-1979
10. Reading and the (Sub)cultures of the late twentieth-century: 1979-1999
11. Reading in the 21st Century: 2000 to the present

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Books and reading -- Social aspects -- History.
Books and reading -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.