Book cover - Laws that Changed America - Author Jules Archer & Brianna DuMont

Laws that Changed America

Author Jules Archer & Brianna DuMont

  • Release Date: 2017-06-27
  • Genre: History

Laws that Changed America Summary


Laws that Changed America - Jules Archer begins with laws that opened up America—public lands and homesteading—and continues with banking, the Bill of Rights, subversion and sedition, foreign policy. Natural resources, labor, business, education and welfare, farming, Prohibition, the New Deal, the draft and G. I. Bills, slavery and civil rights. Archer chronicles the history of laws in America.

Each chapter opens with a dramatic incident, and then develops the laws relating to it. Brisk up-to-date, authoritative, informative—this volume will be valuable a supplementary reading in the classroom, as well as a welcome addition to libraries across the country. Readers of all ages will find this an exciting approach to what is usually considered difficult material.

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