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Introduction to history of the American West is full of colorful illustrations, maps and puzzles, and is presented in an engaging format. -- WorldcatCrystal Wirth, Author ; Jared Lee, Illustrator | New York (United States of America) : Scholastic | 2002The White House is a house of history. The president lives there with his familiy. It is where he works. It is also a museum. In the year 2000, the White House was 200 years old...; United States ; Fiction ; Mystery and detective stories ; Above 13 years ; Baccalaureate ; Native speakersEvents of the hijacking of a bus of children by terrorists seeking the return of their homeland are described from the perspectives of a hostage, a terrorist, an Army general involved in the rescue operation, and his son, chosen as the go-between.America has great influence over the rest of the world, but what is it like to live there? It is a land of extremes, but how does it feel to be American? An entertaining Reader including chapters on the geography, history, culture and sport of t[...]"Zoe Lowery Author; Heather Moore Niver Editor", Author | [S.l.] : Britannica Educational Publishing | 20150101An informative overview of the American Revolution, this book covers pre-Revolution dissatisfaction, wartime struggles, and the aftermath and its special challenges. This volume helps readers understand the roots, results, and spirit of the Amer[...]1 online resource (xiii, 150 pages) / illustrations (chiefly color), portraits. / EBOOK_STREAMING, ACSMelectronic documentThe tale of how the colonial Americans won their independence from Great Britain is well-known among young and old, and its retelling continues to be an inspiration for the struggling and downtrodden. Readers will be introduced to the stressful,[...]History is dramatic?and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling series aimed at young readers. Covering American history from the founding of Jamestown through present da[...]La política siempre ha sido un juego sucio. Ahora la justicia también lo es. En una abarrotada sala de un tribunal del estado de Mississippi el jurado pronuncia un veredicto totalmente inesperado: declara culpable a una empresa química por reali[...]"Zoe Lowery Author; Heather Moore Niver Editor", Author | [S.l.] : Britannica Educational Publishing | 2015In 2008, the United States witnessed a milestone: Barack Obama, a first-term senator from Illinois, became the first African American to be nominated for the presidency by a major political party. His subsequent election suggested that American [...]Jeff Mapua, Author | New York (United States of America) : Encyclopaedia Britannica | 20140101; Biographies ; Electronic books ; United States ; Politics and government ; Presidents -- Biography ; Presidents -- United StatesFew political figures are as polarizing as Bill and Hillary Clinton. This power couple has generated fiercely mixed reactions since their first appearance on the political stage. A new Clinton era may be dawning, as Hillary again tests the water[...]Eilis Lacey, una joven inmigrante irlandesa navega hasta Brooklyn en 1950. Su nostalgia inicial pronto dará paso al romance, cuando su vida se ve interrumpida por noticias de su ciudad natal que le obligarán a elegir entre dos países y dos hombr[...]John Cromwell, Artistic director ; Michael Curtiz, Artistic director ; Henry King, Artistic director ; Errol Flynn, Actor ; Bette Davis, Actor ; Gregory Peck, Actor | Madrid (Spain) : Círculo Media Direct | Joyas del cine | 2008; People with disabilities ; Man-woman relationships ; Slavery ; United States ; Africa ; Hunting ; Motion picturesHistory is dramatic?and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling series aimed at young readers. Covering American history from the founding of Jamestown through present da[...]History is dramatic?and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling book aimed at young readers. Covering American history from the founding of Jamestown through present day,[...]; United States ; Electronic books ; Assassins ; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 ; Fugitives from justice ; Murderers ; Grades 8-10A fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia.