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Don't know much about history : everything you need to know about American history, but never learned / Kenneth C. Davis.

Davis, Kenneth C. (Author).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Summary:

Using a question-and-answer format, this chronological overview offers an informal introduction to American history and features annotated reading lists and biographical profiles.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Echo Public Library PB 973 Davis (Text) 37826000185673 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 01/22/2015 Available -
Grant County Library 973 DAVIS (Text) 37845000562442 Adult Non-Fiction Book System_Only_6months 04/13/2021 Available -
Nyssa Public Library 973 DAV pb (Text) 36660000111889 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 01/18/2002 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0380712520
  • ISBN: 9780380712526
  • Physical Description: xv, 462 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Avon, 1991

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-449) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Brave new world -- Say you want a revolution -- Growth of a nation: from the creation ofthe Constitution to Manifest Destiny -- Apocalypse then: to Civil War and Reconstruction -- When monopoly wasn't a game: the growing empire from Wild West to World War I -- Boom to bust to big boom: from the Jazz Age and the Great Depression to Hiroshima -- Commies, containment, and Cold War: America in the fifties -- The torch is passed: from Camelot to Hollywood and the Potomac -- Appendix One: Is the electoral college a party school?: a Presidential election primer -- Appendix Two: U.S. Presidents and their administrations.
Summary, etc.:
Using a question-and-answer format, this chronological overview offers an informal introduction to American history and features annotated reading lists and biographical profiles.
Subject: United States > History
United States > History > Miscellanea
Questions and answers.
Summary: Using a question-and-answer format, this chronological overview offers an informal introduction to American history and features annotated reading lists and biographical profiles.

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