The Making of America

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The Making of America

The History of the United States from 1492 to the Present

By Robert D. Johnston; Douglas Brinkley (Foreword by)

National Geographic Society, Library Binding, 9781426306655, 240pp.

Publication Date: September 14, 2010

Description

Trace 500 years of American history in this fascinating family reference—now updated to include the most significant developments of our time. You’ll pore over landmark events, intriguing facts, and compelling biographies. Period art and photography bring past events to life. Maps detail the course of wars, migration, and expansion. Illustrated time lines present history at a glance.
Fun to read and easy to use—whether for homework, casual browsing, or in-depth exploration—this book is a supremely inviting guide to American history.

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