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Advances in the past hundred years in particular have established America as a world leader economically, militarily, and technologically. One of the Bradley Commission's recommendations is that 8th-grade students study United States history through the Civil War and 11th-grade students continue the study of United States history after 1865. Santa Claus exemplified the realm of dreams, hopes, wishes and beliefs, not from the realities and compromises necessary to negotiate contemporary life.

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Publisher: Morgan Reynolds Publishing; 1st edition (November 2001)

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