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Was Columbus the first European in the Americas?

What sport became more popular after the Civil War?

Were the Little Rock Nine a rock-and-roll band?

As best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis knows, history can be fun, fascinating, and memorable. When his don't know much about® history was published in 1990, it was a sensation. The book delivered a fresh take on history with its wit and unusual detail. Davis now does for young people what his earlier book did for adults. In his trademark question-and-answer style — peppered with surprising facts, historic reproductions, and Matt Faulkner's lively illustrations — Davis introduces our ancestors who settled the East and expanded the West, as well as those who had been living here all along. His sure touch brings the drama and excitement of the American story vividly to life.

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Kenneth C. Davis is the New York Times bestselling author of A Nation Rising; America's Hidden History; and Don't Know Much About&reg; History, which spent thirty-five consecutive weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, sold more than 1.6 million copies, and gave rise to his phenomenal Don't Know Much About<

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markzb, April 21, 2007 (view all comments by markzb)
Am using it to relate to my 12th graders as an oral supplement to the textbook " The Americans " which is way too hard for many of my juniors and seniors.
Even my ESL studetns are better able to understand U.S. Hist. 2 with what I'm telling them from the book!
Many thanks K.C. Davis!!!!
When will Davis be in the New Brusnwick, NJ area?
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780064408363
Author:
Faulkner, Matt
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Illustrator:
Faulkner, Matt
Author:
Faulkner, Matt
Author:
by Kenneth C Davis and Matt Faulkner
Subject:
History
Subject:
Questions and answers
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
People & Places - General
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
United States History.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-US History
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Don't Know Much About...
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.56 in 8.7 oz
Age Level:
08-12

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