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KLIATTThis second edition of "The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of American History" (1993) comprises 2,200 entries, from Hank Aaron to the Zimmermann Note of 1917. A bibliography and appendix with maps, tables, and historical documents follow. The update includes 200 new entries, including "the dot com boom and bust, Clinton's impeachment, the events of September 11, and American's war on terrorism." Designed to "enlighten and entertain as well as inform," the volume includes brief entries on AARP, Abbott and Costello, the Afghanistan War, AIDS, Woody Allen, the ACLU, "Amos and Andy," Maya Angelou, the Ashcan School, Arthur Ashe, Fred Astaire, and the atomic bomb. Even Venus and Serena Williams are here, just before Wendell Willkie. Good for both the library and classroom. KLIATT Codes: JSA—Recommended for junior and senior high school students, advanced students, and adults. 2004, Houghton Mifflin, 574p. illus. maps. bibliog., Ages 12 to adult.