The Complete Idiot's Guide® to U.S. History, Graphic Illustrated! Presented in a high-impact, graphic novel format, this book fast-forwards through all the major events in American history. Easy to understand and visually engaging, this graphic illustrated guide transports readers back in time to bear witness to events such as- The lives of the Native Americans-and how their lives changed. The exploration and settlement of the 'new world' The midnight ride of Paul Revere The signing of the Declaration of Independence and the establishment of a new form of government The triumphs and troubles of the westward expansion. The abolishment of slavery and the achievement of suffrage. The industrial revolution and the development of modern industry. The scandals, wars, and assassinations of the twentieth century. Stories of the everyday people who became famous-and infamous-throughout history.