Synopses & Reviews
Since 1976, newcomers and natives alike have learned about the rich history of the magnificent place they call home fromand#160;Colorado: A History of the Centennial State
. In the fifth edition, coauthors Carl Abbott, Stephen J. Leonard, and Thomas J. Noel incorporate recent events, scholarship, and insights about the state in an accessible volume that general readers and students will enjoy.
About the Author
Carl Abbott is professor of urban studies and planning at Portland State University. Stephen J. Leonard is professor and chair of the Department of History at Metropolitan State College. Thomas J. Noel, also known as andldquo;Dr. Colorado,andrdquo; teaches history at the University of Colorado at Denver, where he is the director of Public History, Preservation and Colorado Studies, and he is also a columnist for The Denver Post.