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History US 1900 to Present


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Ski & Snow Country Notecard Set
Ski & Snow Country Notecard Set
by Mildred Blair Hawkins
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Ray Atkeson became a legend in his lifetime, taking tens of thousand of spectacular outdoor photographs. He became especially well-known for his stunning black & white images of the ski and snow country in the Western states. He was named Photographer... (read more)

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Camping with the President
Camping with the President
by Ginger Wadsworth
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A camping trip with John Muir affects Theodore Roosevelt's decisions on conservation. Imagine a U.S. president on a camping trip. It seems unlikely today, but in May 1903 President Theodore Roosevelt dismissed his Secret Service men to go camping... (read more)

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Indian School: Teaching the White Man's Way
Indian School: Teaching the White Man's Way
by Michael L Cooper
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In 1879 eighty-four Sioux boys and girls became the inaugural group of students to be enrolled at the Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania. Carlisle was the first institution opened by the federal government for the education of Native American... (read more)

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Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes
Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes
by Juan Felipe Herrera
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An inspiring tribute to Hispanic Americans who have made a positive impact on the world This visually stunning book showcases twenty Hispanic and Latino American men and women who have made outstanding contributions to the arts, politics, science... (read more)

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Making Thirteen Colonies #2: A History of Us
Making Thirteen Colonies #2: A History of Us
by Joy Hakim
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Being a book about a narrow string of English settlements and the people who live in them. Benjamin Franklin (wise and witty) is one of them. So is Peter Stuyvesant (nasty but efficient). Spaniards--priests and settlers--and Indians--the land's natives... (read more)

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American History Through Primary Sources #1410: Top Secret: Spy Equipment and the Cold War
American History Through Primary Sources #1410: Top Secret: Spy Equipment and the Cold War
by Sean Price
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Crucial eras and events in American history are brought to life through primary resources in this high interest series written especially for less able readers. The personal struggles of the people making history guide the reader through each book... (read more)

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History of Us 01 the First Americans 3RD Edition
History of Us 01 the First Americans 3RD Edition
by Joy Hakim
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Thousands of years--way before Christopher Columbus set sail--wandering tribes of hunters made their way from Asia across the Bering land bridge to North America. They didn't know it, but they had discovered a New World. The First Americans is a... (read more)

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History of Us #04: A History of US, Book 4: The New Nation 1789-1850, 3/E
History of Us #04: A History of US, Book 4: The New Nation 1789-1850, 3/E
by Joy Hakim
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 182) and index.... (read more)

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All the People: A History of US Vol 10
All the People: A History of US Vol 10
by Joy Hakim
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 251) and index.... (read more)

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Reconstructing America, 1865-1890: A History of US Volume 7
Reconstructing America, 1865-1890: A History of US Volume 7
by Joy Hakim
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 185) and index.... (read more)

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Vietnam War (First Books--America at War)
Vietnam War (First Books--America at War)
by John Devaney
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The books in the highly praised First Books series provide basic facts on subjects in the social studies, the sciences, sports, and practical and fine arts.... (read more)

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The Harlem Renaissance (20th Century Perspectives)
The Harlem Renaissance (20th Century Perspectives)
by Adam Schaefer
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Each book looks at an event that changed our world, with in-depth information about the event, those involved, and the issues at stake at the time, as well as the aftermath and consquences.... (read more)

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Great Society to the Regan Era (History of Multicultural America)
Great Society to the Regan Era (History of Multicultural America)
by William Loren Katz
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Discusses the role of minorities and women in American history and society from 1964 to 1990.... (read more)

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Girls!: The History of Growing Up Female in America
Girls!: The History of Growing Up Female in America
by Penny Colman
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Drawing on eyewitness accounts, journals, household manuals, letters, slave narratives, and other primary sources, "Girls" chronicles the stories of females growing up in America from pre-colonial days to the present and highlights their spirit, courage,... (read more)

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Italian Immigrants: 1880-1920 (Coming to America)
Italian Immigrants: 1880-1920 (Coming to America)
by Anne Todd
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Explore the history of U.S. immigration in the Coming to America series. Readers will learn the reasons why people left their homelands to start a new life in America and will follow their journeys through time lines and maps. Recipes and activity... (read more)

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An Age of Extremes
An Age of Extremes
by Joy Hakim
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Covers the period of American history from the 1880s to World War I.... (read more)

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History of Us 4 the New Nation 2ND Edition
History of Us 4 the New Nation 2ND Edition
by Joy Hakim
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Observe our very first President as he figures out how to do the job. Also, herein: Details of one of the world's greatest land bargains. News of an expedition to unmapped territory west of the wide Mississippi. And stories of a powerful Indian leader... (read more)

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History of Us #08: A History of US, Book 8: An Age of Extremes 1880-1917, 3/E
History of Us #08: A History of US, Book 8: An Age of Extremes 1880-1917, 3/E
by Joy Hakim
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For the captains of industry--men like Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, J. P. Morgan, and Henry Ford--the Gilded Age is a time of big money. Technology boomed with the invention of trains, telephones, electric lights, harvesters, vacuum cleaners... (read more)

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The Great Depression (Lives in Crisis)
The Great Depression (Lives in Crisis)
by R G Grant
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.... (read more)

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It Happened in America: True Stories from the Fifty States
It Happened in America: True Stories from the Fifty States
by Lila Perl
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"Perl declares America to be a storybook ... and proves her point beautifully in a thoroughly enjoyable collection of historical anecdotes." --Booklist... (read more)

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