For most people the details of the American Revolution, the history of Thanksgiving and the Battle of the Alamo are sketchy at best. However, help is at hand as this entertaining and engaging book contains all the American history you learned at school and promptly forgot – and perhaps some of the things you were never taught in the first place. Broken down into easily digestible bite-sized chunks, this book will teach you the basics of over 150 key events from Columbus to Nixon and from cowboys to Capone. Assuming no other knowledge of world history, this handy guide contains nothing but the most salient points, so that anyone can become clued up on America’s past. Concise and informative, American History in Bite-Sized Chunks covers the great watershed events that shaped our country.
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About the Author
Alison Rattle and Allison Vale have written several historical books, including Mad Kings & Queens and 501 Things YOU Should Have Learned About History.