American History a Day at a Time ? January : A Daily History Lesson of Historical Facts and Trivia for January
Have fun and learn history by reading a daily lesson in colonial American history each day. History surrounds us. The multitude of historical events that led to this era can seem almost overwhelming. Most people think of history as a list of dates and people that seem almost irrelevant to our daily live. Nothing can be further from the truth. The events of history make us what we are today. Understanding these events and people will help us understand many things in today's world. It you have ever read those "This Day In History" headings in newspapers and on a multitude of websites, you may wonder at the stories behind those brief headlines. American History a Day at a Time seeks to do just that, explore the story behind the headlines. The book covers the colonial period of American history. Humankind has a history stretching back thousands of years. During this time a huge accumulation of historical events has occurred. The history series, American History a Day at a Time seeks to make this vast accumulation of historical knowledge less intimidating. It does this by reducing it to a history lesson a day during the colonial period of American history. By reading and contemplating one event a day, we have the time to try to understand those events that unfolded on those long ago days.
- Paperback | 162 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 9.4mm | 303.91g
- 24 Jan 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations