Stuff Every American Should Know

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Stuff Every American Should Know

By Denise Kiernan; Joseph D'Agnese

Quirk Books, Hardcover, 9781594745829, 144pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2012

Description
This pocket-sized companion is filled with stuff every American should know.
Who played the first game of baseball? What's a bicameral congress? Where did Mount Rushmore come from? Who is Geronimo and who do we yell his name when we jump?
"Stuff Every American Should Know" answers these questions plus great information on the Declaration of Independence, fireworks, the first Thanksgiving, The Star-Spangled Banner, assassination attempts on U.S. presidents, buffalo nickels, the Statue of Liberty, how to bake the perfect apple pie, and much, much more.


About the Author
Denise Kiernan and Joseph D Agnese are the authors of "Signing Their Lives Away" and "Signing Their Rights Away. "Both are winners of Education Press Association awards. They live in North Carolina."