Was Columbus the first European in the Americas? What sport became more popular after the Civil War? Were the Little Rock Nine a rock-and-roll band? As bestselling author Kenneth C. Davis knows, history can be fun, fascinating, and memorable. In his trademark question-and-answer style -- peppered with surprising facts, historic reproductions, Davis introduces our ancestors who settled the East and expanded the West, as well as those who had been living here all along. His sure touch brings the drama and excitement of the American story vividly to life.
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About Kenneth C. Davis
Kenneth C. Davis is the author of The New York Times bestselling DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT® series featuring the Bible, the Civil War, history and geography. Davis appears regularly on national television and radio. He lives in New York with his wife and two children.
About Jonathan Davis
Jonathan Davis is an audiobook narrator and voice actor. He has garnered accolades from Publishers Weekly, USA Today, and AudioFile Magazine. He was a finalist for an Audie Award in the Thriller/ Suspense category. He has narrated over thirty Star Wars titles for Lucas Film and Random House Audio/Books on Tape, including Attack of the Clones, Revenge of the Sith and Dark Lord. He can be heard on numerous audiobooks, including Shadow of the Wind, Snow Crash, The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, The Stranger, The Chosen, Battlestar Galactica, Halo: Ghosts of Onyx, and Atherton.
Don't Know Much About American History by Kenneth C. Davis