Get a FREE Books of the Moment  sampler!
Check Out These
21 Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read
See the List
Best Seller
The Americans: The Democratic Experience by Daniel J. Boorstin

The Americans: The Democratic Experience

  • Paperback $21.00

    Jul 12, 1974 | 736 Pages

  • Ebook $14.99

    Nov 03, 2010 | 736 Pages

Product Details


"Mr. Boorstin tells the story of the invention of a new democratic culture and the reorientation of the national character through countless little revolutions in economy, technology, and social rearrangements … Illuminated by reflections that are original, judicious and sagacious…" — Henry Steele Commager

"A huge, fascinating omnibus of a book … an exhilarating adventure that carries us along the highways and byways of a national history like no other."

— John K. Hutchens Book-of-the-Month-Club News

"I have learned a great deal about the USA from Professor Boorstin’s new book. He knows this country of ours as few historians know it … I read his book with delight and gratitude."

— Saul Bellow


Pulitzer Prize WINNER 1974

Looking for More Great Reads?
Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now
Back to Top