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IN BRIEF U.S.A. HISTORY The Learner English Series for students of English as a Second Language
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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS http://www.america.gov/publications/books/learner_english.html learnerenglish@state.gov IN BRIEF U.S.A. HISTORY L E A R N E R E N G L I S H S E R I E S
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U.S.A. History in Brief Learner English Edition Published in 2010 by: Bureau of International Information Programs United States Department of State http://www.america.gov/publications/books/ learner_english.html learnerenglish@state.gov S T A F F Coordinator: ........................... Daniel Sreebny Executive Editor: ................... Jonathan Margolis Publications Office Director: .Michael Jay Friedman Editor in Chief: ....................... Lynne D. Scheib Managing Editor: ................... Sonya Weakley Art Director/Design: ............... David Hamill Writer: ..................................... Susan Wallach Photo researcher: .................. Maggie Sliker The text of this book was adapted from USA History in Brief, (GPS Catalog No. V0441-E; also available in Arabic, No. V0441-A; French, No. V-0441-F; and Spanish, No. V-0441-S) by Susan Wallach. Ms. Wallach is the author of six young adult books and has been an editor for thirty years. She is currently working on another young adult novel. Front & Back Covers: Illustration by Min-Chih Yao / photos from: © Robert Llewellyn (Independence Hall). © AP Images (Mt. Rush- more; Jackie Robinson; Henry Ford; Golden Gate Bridge; immigrants; Iwo Jima Memorial). Interior Department/ National Park Service (Liberty Bell). National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) (space shuttle). Mario Tama/AFP/Getty Images (fireworks). Library of Congress (Stanton and Anthony; Sitting Bull). © PhotoSpin, Inc. (Arlington Cemetery; Statue of Liberty). Dick Halstead/ Time Life Pictures/Getty Images (Reagan-Gorbachev). Painting by Don Troiani, www.historicalartprints.com (American Revolution). © Steve Krongard (children with computer). Courtesy MTV (MTV screen shot). Other photo credits: Credits from left to right are separated by semicolons, from top to bottom by dashes. Photos are from the Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, with the fol- lowing exceptions: Pages iv-v: Illustration by Jane Sterrett/ Images.com. viii: RF/ Getty Images. 2: ©Cartesia with map overlay by David Hamill 3: © Russ Finley/Finley-Holiday Films. 4: Mark C. Burnett/Photo Researchers, Inc. (top). 6: © Chuck Place (bottom). 7: © Miles Ertman/Masterfile (top). 9: Courtesy The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Phildelphia. Gift of Mrs. Sarah Harrison (The Joseph Harri- son, Jr. Collection) 11: Bridgeman Art Library/Superstock (top). 17: Painting by Don Troiani, www.historicalartprints. com. 18: Reunion des Musees Nationaux/Art Resource, NY. 19: AP Images. 22: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). 23: Michael Ventura. 24: © Robert Llewellyn. 26: AP Images – Interior Department/National Park Service. 27: AP Images/U.S. Postal Service (top).
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