A Short History of the United States: From the Arrival of Native American Tribes to the Obama Presidency

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In A Short History of the United States, National Book Award winner Robert V. Remini offers a much-needed, concise history of our country. This accessible and lively volume contains the essential facts about the discovery, settlement, growth, and development of the American nation and its institutions, including the arrival and migration of Native Americans, the founding of a republic under the Constitution, the emergence of the United States as a world power, the outbreak of terrorism here and abroad, the Obama presidency, and everything in between.
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About the author

Robert V. Remini is professor of history emeritus and research professor of humanities emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chicago and historian of the United States House of Representatives. He is the winner of the National Book Award for the third volume of his study of Andrew Jackson, and he lives in Wilmette, Illinois.

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Publisher
Harper Collins
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Published on
Oct 6, 2009
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Pages
416
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ISBN
9780061981999
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Language
English
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Genres
History / General
History / United States / General
Political Science / Political Ideologies / Democracy
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This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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