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Outline of U.S. History

Outline of U.S. History

According to Textbook Revolution, "As its title suggests, it’s an outline, not a full-fledged book, but there is plenty packed into its 15 succinct chapters. In the PDF version, it manages to cover all US History in a scant 185 pages, from the first Native Americans crossing the Bering Strait to the 2004 Presidential Election. There are no review questions, sadly, but there is a pretty decent bibliography and the PDF is well-indexed. The overall presentation is quite good, as you would expect from the federal government. The book is available in a chapter-by-chapter online format or in a single PDF (4.4 mb). From the site: Outline of U.S. History is a publication of the U.S. Department of State. The first edition (1949-50) was produced under the editorship of Francis Whitney, first of the... Show More


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