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500 Little-Known Facts in U.S. History

George W. Givens


500 Little-Known Facts in U.S. HistoryThe more we know about the past, the better we understand the present.

Did you know?

  • That Pocahontas wasnít the only daughter of Chief Powhatan to be courted by an English explorer?

  • How dead English soldiers took revenge on a tribe of Indians that massacred two thousand unarmed English prisoners?

  • The name of the woman patriot who rode five times as far as Paul Revere on the same kind of mission?

  • Which two former presidents died fifty years to the day after the signing of the Declaration of Independence?

  • What Abraham Lincolnís last words were just before he was assassinated at Fordís Theater?

  • The name of the president who introduced sexual shenanigans into the White House long before Bill Clinton arrived?

  • That the military mounted dummy cannons, known as 'Quaker guns,' to protect the White House during World War II?

In this entertaining and enlightening book, youíll learn little-known facts from Americaís colorful past that youíll never forget!

From the author of 500 Little-Known Facts in Mormon History and 500 More Little-Known Facts in Mormon History.


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