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Author Kostyal, K. M., 1951- author.

Title Who's who in American history : leaders, visionaries, and icons who shaped our nation / [K. M. Kostyal, John M. Thompson, William R. Gray]

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2017]


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Description 367 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
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Note Author information from book jacket.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The old world in the new 1492-1760 / K.M. Kostyal -- Forging a new nation 1761-1824 / K.M. Kostyal -- Young America: ambitious & ambivalent 1825-1860 / K.M. Kostyal -- The terrible swift sword 1861-1876 / K.M. Kostyal -- A post/Civil War golden age 1877-1918 / John M. Thompson -- The rebirth of America 1919-1945 / John M. Thompson -- Leader of the free world 1946-1979 / John M. Thompson -- Into a new millennium 1980-present / William R. Gray.
Summary Tells the story of America through its presidents, revolutionaries, visionaries, inventors, entertainers and even its most notorious villains.
Subject United States -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.
United States -- History -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Thompson, John M. (John Milliken), 1959- author.
Gray, William R., 1946- author.
National Geographic Society (U.S.), issuing body.
Added Title Who is who in American history
ISBN 9781426218347 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
1426218346 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)

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