Over fifty years after its formation as a response to the end of World War II, NATO invites additional members of the former Soviet bloc to join its membership. Seven nations are included in the invitation; Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia.
New book from ABH staff now published. Chronology includes 50 essays, with supporting documents and letters written by participants and Congress, on a variety of topics, including what America was like on the last day prior to European discovery, to the desire of Americans to head west in the first major wagon train to California.
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Staff Notes - New content on the way, including more pop out details in our American History Timeline section and our upcoming series of 1 to 2 Minute Walk in History Videos. We also wanted to thank our readers for pushing America's Best History to new viewer heights. In 2018, we reached more than 1.83 million visitors. Since we started, over 12 million people have checked us out. Thanks!!!!
Inspired by the best historic sites across the USA, America's Best History is one place where the history student or tourist can start, with a timeline history of the USA, plus pages dedicated to the most historic site attractions across the nation. Dedicated to telling the history of the nation in conversational style, with enough detail to engage, but not too much to overwhelm.