|About the Book|
Volume 1 of 3.History Alive! The United Statesmakes U.S. history a palpableexperience for middle schoolstudents. This survey course followsU.S. history from the nationsfledgling years through the GreatDepression and World Wars tothe Civil Rights Movement andcontemporary American society.Students ponder the problemsof Americas English colonistsand gain an understanding ofthe desperation and hope ofturn-of-the-century immigrants.