Eyewitness To The 20th Century

Eyewitness To The 20th Century

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Using photographs, maps, charts, and time lines, this comprehensive volume portrays this century's incredible events and developments from the Wright Brothers' first flight to Neil Armstrong's walk on the moon, up to the events of today. Organized conveniently by decade, each section begins by highlighting a prevailing issue of the day--America and Big Business, Women's Suffrage, the 1924 Immigrations Restriction Act, the Great Depression, the Atomic Age, McCarthyism, Civil Rights, the Explosion of Mass Culture, the Rise of Conservatism, and the End of the Cold War. The 20th century brought forth the most dramatic advances ever made in a single century. No one tells it better than National Geographic Society.

PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9780792280637
BY (AUTHOR) National Geographic Society
PUBLISHER : National Geographic Books PUBLICATION DATE : August 27, 2004
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United States IMPRINT : National Geographic Books
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback
WEIGHT : 1453 g

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
History & Archaeology
DESCRIPTION :
Using photographs, maps, charts, and time lines, this comprehensive volume portrays this century's incredible events and developments from the Wright Brothers' first flight to Neil Armstrong's walk on the moon, up to the events of today. Organized conveniently by decade, each section begins by highlighting a prevailing issue of the day--America and Big Business, Women's Suffrage, the 1924 Immigrations Restriction Act, the Great Depression, the Atomic Age, McCarthyism, Civil Rights, the Explosion of Mass Culture, the Rise of Conservatism, and the End of the Cold War. The 20th century brought forth the most dramatic advances ever made in a single century. No one tells it better than National Geographic Society.

PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9780792280637
BY (AUTHOR) National Geographic Society
PUBLISHER : National Geographic Books PUBLICATION DATE : August 27, 2004
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United States IMPRINT : National Geographic Books
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback
WEIGHT : 1453 g

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
History & Archaeology