Chronology of 20th-century America

Chronology of 20th-century America

Book - 2005
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Baker & Taylor
Covers events and achievements in politics, everyday life, the arts, and science and technology.

Facts on File

Covering innovations in science, the arts, developments in industry, political and economic developments, contributions by women and African Americans, and much more, this year-by-year chronology of the 20th century lists significant events that occurred from January 1900 until December 1999. Each chapter opens with a brief summary of a particular decade and lists the events of that decade broken down by year, making it easy for readers to review the most important events of a particular year. An invaluable addition to the Decades of American History set, Chronology of 20th-Century America rounds out this user-friendly set, presenting a broad range of important events in American history.

Coverage includes:

  • World War I
  • The Roaring Twenties
  • The Great Depression and the New Deal
  • World War II
  • The Cold War
  • The space race
  • The civil rights movement
  • The advent of the computer age
  • The Persian Gulf War
  • The end of the millennium.


Publisher: New York : Facts On File, c2005
ISBN: 9780816056460
Characteristics: 128 p . : ill. ; 25 cm


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