History of the United States Essay | American Pageant: a History of the Republic

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American Pageant: a History of the Republic

Summary: A detailed overview of American history from the discovery of the Americas up to and including the American Revolution.
I. New World Beginnings

A. Planetary Perspectives

  1. Earth was fifth in size when it came to being several billion years ago.
  2. 500 years ago Europeans stumbled upon the Americas & this was branded as the most dramatic feat in mankind, & opened stunning new vistas & altered the future of the New & Old World.
  3. The United States left a mighty imprint w/ its liberal ideas, revolutionary democratic experiment & its boundless opportunities for the exploited & underprivileged of foreign lands. The US is also believed to reach its peak one day, like Greece & Rome.
B. Indirect Discoverers of the New World
  1. Scandinavian Norsemen came upon the northeastern border of North America, which was abounding in wild grapes, & they ironically named it Vinland.
  2. Christian Crusaders are high in rank among the indirect discoverers of America b/c these European warriors invaded Palestine from the 11th to the 14th Century. These...

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