Cheat Sheet

U.S. History For Dummies Cheat Sheet

From U.S. History For Dummies, 3rd Edition

By Steve Wiegand

U.S. history is as complex and fascinating as the people who populate the country. A timeline of significant events in the life of the United States of America starts with hunters crossing the Bering Strait, through the fight for independence, and to the election of 43 men to serve as president. The election of the 43rd, Barack Obama, is of historical significance in itself as he’s the first African American president.