Prohibition

Prohibition

by stephen currie
     
 

America was founded as a New World haven from tyranny and persecution. Yet slavery was accepted-and legal-in parts of America until the 1860s. The Understanding American History series portrays the many sides of America, depicting both its shining moments and its darker hours. The series strives to help readers achieve a wider understanding and appreciation of the

Overview

America was founded as a New World haven from tyranny and persecution. Yet slavery was accepted-and legal-in parts of America until the 1860s. The Understanding American History series portrays the many sides of America, depicting both its shining moments and its darker hours. The series strives to help readers achieve a wider understanding and appreciation of the American experience and to encourage further investigation into America's evolving character and founding principles. Primary and secondary source quotes bring historical events to life. A visual chronology, source notes, bibliography for further research, and index provide additional tools for student researchers.

Other titles in the series include:

The Abolition of Slavery

The Civil Rights Movement

Colonial America

The Great Depression

The 1960s

The Roaring Twenties

The Salem Witch Trials

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781601525086
Publisher:
ReferencePoint Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/2013
Series:
Understanding American History Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
1220L (what's this?)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

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