America in the 20th Century - Vol. 8

Synopsis

Copiously illustrated with period photographs, prints, and historic documents to appeal to students from sixth grade through high school, these volumes provide a decade-by-decade overview of American history in the 20th century, with a focus on social issues. Attention is paid to developments in politics, business, technology, and people's lives at home and at work; short biographies of leading figures are included. Two of the volumes contain primary sources, also grouped by decade; documents are followed by discussion and short lists of questions. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Additional information

Volume:
  • 8
Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Tarrytown, NY
Publication year:
  • 2003
Edition:
  • 2nd