America’s Hidden History: Untold Tales of the First Pilgrims, Fighting Women, and Forgotten Founders Who Shaped a Nation
By Kenneth C. Davis
Harper Collins, 2008. 272 pgs. Nonfiction
This book chronicles early American history from the arrival of the Spanish America to George Washington’s inauguration in 1789. With interesting and wry narrative, Kenneth Davis uncovers episodes overlooked in most history books but which had a profound effect on our nation’s character.
If you love American history or even if you don’t but want to know a little more about the early beginnings of this nation, you won’t regret reading this short yet fascinating book.