Barron’s American History 1877 to the Present presents brief notes on the key themes, historical figures, dates, and events you need to know for an introductory history course.
Content covers the post-Civil War era through the course of the twentieth century, concluding with post 9/11 society. This book provides a general overview of course material, and is ideal for brush-up and study sessions before taking examinations or writing class papers.
Titles in Barron’s Easy 101 Study Keys series have helped many college freshmen and students taking introductory 101–level college courses. Designed to be compatible with virtually all standard textbooks in their target subjects, these books outline and organize subject material so that it resembles students’ classroom lecture notes.