The Encyclopedia of American Facts & DatesOnline Periodical or Article - 1987
**** Now covering a period from the Norse explorers of 986 to Bill Clinton's election in 1992, previous editions of this chronologically- arranged, comprehensive history of American life have been cited in BCL3 and Sheehy. Arranged in four parallel columns for each year, the volume covers: exploration and settlement, wars, government, civil rights, statistics; publishing, arts and music, popular entertainment, architecture, theater; business and industry, science, education, philosophy and religion; and sports, social issues and crime, folkways, fashion, holidays. Reading down the columns yields information about events in chronological order in a single area. Reading across provides information on events in all areas for any given year. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, 
Edition: 8th ed.
Copyright Date: ©1987
Alternative Title: Encyclopedia of American facts and dates.