5 edition of Notable names in American history found in the catalog.
|Other titles||White"s conspectus of American biography.|
|LC Classifications||E176 .N89 1973|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||725|
|LC Control Number||73006885|
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All in all, a really good book. This is a nice quick book giving brief summaries on some of the most notable occurrences in American history. It covers Columbus, George Washington, the Declaration of Independence, the trail of tears, Abraham Lincoln, the great depression, the space race /5(81).
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Throughout history some members of the fraternity have made no secret of their involvement, while others have not made their membership public.He implies that the range of names is 'limited' to those of the U.S. But this is hardly the case. From the beginning Smith discusses the wide variety of names brought to the U.S.
from all over the world, ALL of which he considers to now be "American". As a result the book DOES cover a great many names found in other parts of the Americas/5(8).