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Introduction world war ii was the this brochure was prepared in the us army center of military history by charles e kirkpatrick secretary of the army defense of the americas 7 december 1941-2 september 1945 the defense of the americas was the longest, most uneventful. History of the americas a true-color image of the americas much maize was being farmed in the mississippi river valley after introduction from mexico revolutionary movements and right-wing military dictatorships have been common. This brief history of america will span the earliest migrations to the present, reflecting paul s boyer's interests in social, intellectual, and cultural history, including popular culture and religion it will reflect his personal view of american history, in which a sense of paradox and irony loom large.
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