The Making of America: The History of the United States from 1492 to the Present (Library Binding)
The History of the United States from 1492 to the Present
National Geographic Society, 9781426306655, 240pp.
Publication Date: September 14, 2010
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.