United States Encyclopedia

United States Encyclopedia : America's People, Places, and Events

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The richness of America in all its grandeur and diversity is captured in this comprehensive, authoritative, and lively United States Encyclopaedia. With a team of experts and talented writers, this book will be the definitive United States reference resource for kids, and an indispensable tool for home and school.


Every state in the union is showcased in a spectacular way in this big, beautiful book of the U.S. Awesome to look at, fun to read, and easy to use, it includes an unparalleled amount of information that is both intriguing and useful. Beginning with a lush thematic section covering topics from early America to civil rights, population, and the new millennium, the United States Encyclopaedia then delves into vibrant essays on each state and the U.S. territories. Fun facts about people, places, and events are sprinkled throughout. Also included: U.S. facts and figures, a listing of the presidents, and overviews of important historical American documents.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 247 x 314 x 21mm | 1,560g
  • United States
  • English
  • 550 FULL-COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS
  • 1426320922
  • 9781426320927
  • 1,005,506

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