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Almanacs of American Life Set, 4-Volumes

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  • Imprint: Facts On File
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Published:09/01/2006
  • Status: In Stock
  • ISBN: 0816067740 • 13-Digit ISBN: 978-0-8160-6774-9
  • List Price: $390.00 • Discount Price: $351.00
Individual Titles
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Civil War America, 1850 to 1875
$105.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Colonial America to 1763
$95.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Revolutionary America, 1763 to 1800
$95.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart
Victorian America, 1876 to 1913
$95.00 Hardcover In Stock Add to Wish List Add to Cart


Covering eras from colonial times to modern day, the Almanacs of American Life series delves into the daily lives of the American people. The broad range of information includes such details as the prices of everyday items in colonial America, medical practices during the Revolutionary period, annual salaries of teachers during Victorian times, the number of Americans who had indoor plumbing during the early part of the 20th century, and much more.

This comprehensive series provides a solid foundation for imaginative research and critical thought, making it an ideal resource for students working on American history assignments. Each volume uses statistics and tables that offer an unprecedented amount of intriguing facts. Archival illustrations such as maps, photographs, cartoons, and advertisements visually document each era and invite researchers to browse through these volumes again and again.

Each book in the series provides students with information covering:

  • Climate, geography, and natural history
  • The economy, agriculture, trade, industry, professions, and finance
  • Population: size and character, family data, marriage age, birth rate, and immigration rate
  • Politics and government
  • Diet and health, mortality rates, and life span
  • Arts and letters, popular culture, and more.

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