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By Edith M. Pavese

American Highlights provides a window at the usa, taking pictures its consider and style in addition to the general form of its historical past. via over eighty artistic endeavors and energetic brief textual content items in either English and Spanish, the e-book covers everyday life and pop culture, together with baseball, P. T. Barnum's circus, Hollywood, and
television, as well as wide subject matters akin to immigration and business change.

It specializes in contributors — Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, the Wright brothers, between others in addition to on significant occasions. From a fifteenth-century map that Columbus may have used to a modern laptop photograph, the images exhibit the intriguing sweep of yankee history.

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

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