American Highlights: United States History in Notable Works by Edith M. Pavese

By Edith M. Pavese

American Highlights provides a window at the usa, shooting its consider and style in addition to the general form of its historical past. via over eighty artworks and energetic brief textual content items in either English and Spanish, the e-book covers way of life and pop culture, together with baseball, P. T. Barnum's circus, Hollywood, and
television, as well as vast issues corresponding to immigration and commercial change.

It specializes in participants — Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, the Wright brothers, between others in addition to on significant occasions. From a fifteenth-century map that Columbus may need used to a latest laptop photo, the photographs show the fascinating sweep of yankee history.

Among them are works via the best American artists, together with Winslow Homer, Thomas Eakins, Edward Hopper, Romare Bearden, and Robert Rauschenberg.

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