This edition features articles on current issues in American history, since colonial times and including the beginning of the XXI century. The collection brought together specialists from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kursk, Orel, Saransk, Saratov, Krasnodar, Bryansk, Kirov, Yaroslavl, Kaliningrad, as well as colleagues from Belarus (Minsk, Vitebsk) and Ukraine (Kiev). He continues the line on interdisciplinary collaboration and historians, philologists, culture experts, engaged in the study of the United States of America. The issue of articles of interest to its diversity and scientific significance considered in these subjects. Studies reflect the realities of the political and US foreign policy history of XVIII-XXI centuries., as well as such areas of American life, as history, journalism, literature, culture, education, historiography. A number of articles based on archival materials. In the light of new approaches to the study of history It should highlight the narrative, discursive approach, gender studies, Comparative and multidisciplinary, achieve intellectual history.