Connecting the 21st Century to the Past: What Makes America America? (2000-the p by Michelle Quinby
  

Connecting the 21st Century to the Past: What Makes America America? (2000-the p

Michelle Quinby

Synopsis

Connecting the 21st Century to the Past: What Makes America America? (2000-the p by Michelle Quinby

The United States' boundaries have expanded over the centuriesand at the same time, Americans' ideas about their country have grown as well. The nation the world knows today was shaped by centuries of thinkers and events. But some things have not changed. The basic framework of the American nation was laid out by the Founding Fathers in the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. Over the years, these have remained basically the same. The U.S. economic system has grownbut it too is much the same. So is America's system of voting and elections. As you learn about how these important parts of the United States work in the twenty-first century, you will come to better understand what makes America the nation that it is.

About the Author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

eBook

Author

Michelle Quinby
More books by Michelle Quinby

Publisher

Mason Crest Mason Crest

Publication date

2nd September 2014

ISBN

9781422293195



Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools