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Don't know much about history : everything you need to know about American history but never learned

Author: Kenneth C Davis
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This completely revised edition incorporates new research and discoveries, and covers topics like the end of the Cold War, Clinton's impeachment, the bizarre election of 2000 and the events that led to Sept. 11, 2001.
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Genre/Form: History
Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth C Davis
ISBN: 0060083816 9780060083816
OCLC Number: 50810141
Description: xxi, 678 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Brave new world --
Say you want a revolution --
Growth of a nation: from the creation of the 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 on the Potomac --
From the evil empire to the axis of evil --
Appendix 1: The Bill of Rights and other constitutional amendments --
Appendix 2: Is the Electoral College a party school? A Presidential election primer --
U.S. Presidents and their administrations.
Responsibility: Kenneth C. Davis.
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This completely revised edition incorporates new research and discoveries, and covers topics like the end of the Cold War, Clinton's impeachment, the bizarre election of 2000 and the events that led to Sept. 11, 2001.

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