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American History in 50 Events: (Battle of Yorktown, Spanish American War, Roaring Twenties, Railroad History, George Washington, Gilded Age) (History by Country Timeline Book 1)

Narrated by: Grant Finley
Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
Categories: History, American
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Have you ever wondered why America is the way it is?

Do you want to understand the events that have shaped American culture?

Are you interested in seeing the long-term historical connections that explain how America moved from a group of colonies to the most powerful nation in history?

If so, this book is for you. In simple, straightforward language, this book will take you on a brief journey through the highlights of American history. Filled with interesting facts and historical context, this book is a must-hear for those who are passionate about history or are simply interested in better understanding the history of the United States.

Inside you will learn about....

  • Columbus' famous first journey
  • Founding of Plymouth Colony
  • Boston Tea Party
  • Battles of Lexington and Concord
  • War of 1812
  • Spanish American War
  • The Roaring Twenties
  • The Moon landing
  • 9/11 Terrorist Attacks
  • And much more!

Broken down into a series of 50 easy-to-listen to selections, this book will take you from Pre-Columbian settlement up to current events of today.

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