Encyclopedia of American History

Encyclopedia of American History This reference book covers the history of the USA from pre Columbian times Unequaled in the amount of information contained within a single volume designed as a narrative it chronicles all the essent

  • Title: Encyclopedia of American History
  • Author: Richard B. Morris Jeffrey Brandon Morris Henry Steele Commager
  • ISBN: 9780062700551
  • Page: 463
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This reference book covers the history of the USA from pre Columbian times Unequaled in the amount of information contained within a single volume designed as a narrative, it chronicles all the essential facts, from government politics to science, thought culture The Encyclopedia is divided onto four parts Part 1 THE BASIC CHRONOLOGY presents politiThis reference book covers the history of the USA from pre Columbian times Unequaled in the amount of information contained within a single volume designed as a narrative, it chronicles all the essential facts, from government politics to science, thought culture The Encyclopedia is divided onto four parts Part 1 THE BASIC CHRONOLOGY presents political military events, beginning with the era of discovery Part 2 THE TOPICAL CHRONOLOGY records the nonpolitical aspects of American life A few of the topics covered in this section are the fine arts, religion, medicine, education, tv, radio, immigration, population, expansion Supreme Court decisions Part 3 NOTABLE AMERICAN BIOGRAPHIES contains profiles of influential Americans Part 4 THE STRUCTURE OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT includes tables of Presidents their cabinets, party strength in Congress from 1789, Supreme Court justices, as well as complete texts of the Declaration of Independence the Constitution.

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    1. A readable one-volume history of America from its first inhabitants circa 50,000 B.C. to the Cuban Revolution of 1956.One of the most useful parts of this volume is its numerous charts and lists covering everything from the members of the Supreme Court to the Top 25 Popular Songs.

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