Everything American History Book: People, Places and Events That Shaped Our Nation

Everything American History Book: People, Places and Events That Shaped Our Nation

by Loriann Hoff Oberlin
     
 
Our country's past comes alive in THE EVERYTHING AMERICAN HISTORY BOOK. Starting with the first Viking explorations and continuing to the present day, this book takes you on a thrilling tour through history. It's packed with the facts and vivid details you need to know to understand the events that have shaped the United States.

THE EVERYTHING AMERICAN HISTORY

Overview

Our country's past comes alive in THE EVERYTHING AMERICAN HISTORY BOOK. Starting with the first Viking explorations and continuing to the present day, this book takes you on a thrilling tour through history. It's packed with the facts and vivid details you need to know to understand the events that have shaped the United States.

THE EVERYTHING AMERICAN HISTORY BOOK is a complete survey, covering all the major incidents and key players - from the Boston Tea Party to the Gulf War, and Lewis and Clark to Martin Luther King Jr. Including a unique look at historic places to visit throughout the country, this extraordinary retelling makes learning history fun for the whole family. THE EVERYTHING AMERICAN HISTORY BOOK will satisfy even the biggest history buff's appetite.

Featuring all you need to know about:

Wars, battles, and famous generals

Important economic and political developments

Outstanding American inventions - from the cotton gin to the Internet

Cultural milestones, from the birth of jazz and rock 'n' roll to Woodstock

Key political figures - presidents, peacekeepers, visionaries

Social movements, including freedom fighters and suffragettes

And much, much more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580625319
Publisher:
Adams Media Corporation
Publication date:
09/01/2001
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.98(w) x 9.23(h) x 0.93(d)

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