Cartoon History of the United States (Cartoon Guide Series)

3.96 avg rating
( 688 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780062730985: Cartoon History of the United States (Cartoon Guide Series)

What? You don't know what a Burgess is? -- You can't outline the Monroe Doctrine? -- Recall the 14th Amendment? -- Explain the difference between a sputnik and a beatnik?

Then you need The Cartoon History of the United Statesto fill those gaps. From the first English colonies to the Gulf War and the S&L debacle, Larry Gonick spells it all out from his unique cartoon perspective.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Larry Gonick has been creating comics that explain math, history, science, and other big subjects for more than forty years. He has been a calculus instructor at Harvard (where he earned his BA and MA in mathematics) and a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT, and he is currently staff cartoonist for Muse magazine. He lives in San Francisco, California.

Review:

"A perfect gift for that teenager who simply can't get American history straight . . . "-- "San Francisco Chronicle"Gonick's irreverent humor is effective . . . the text sparkles . . . "-- "Los Angeles Times" . . . a vital, dynamic, and consistently challenging panorama of our past."-- "The Comics Journal

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Gonick, Larry
Published by Harper Collins Publishers
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0062730983

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Larry Gonick
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800627309850000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Gonick, Larry
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 1991. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VC-9780062730985

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Gonick, Larry
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 1991. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780062730985

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Gonick, Larry
Published by William Morrow Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow Paperbacks. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0062730983 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2132266975

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Gonick, Larry
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Softcover Quantity Available: 6
Seller
VNHM SHOP
(Pompano Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: New. What? You don't know what a Burgess is? -- You can't outline the Monroe Doctrine? -- Recall the 14th Amendment? -- Explain the difference between a sputnik and a beatnik?Then you need The Cartoon History of the United Statesto fill those gaps. From the first English colonies to the Gulf War and the S&L debacle, Larry Gonick spells it all out from his unique cartoon perspective. Bookseller Inventory # 9087965

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.68
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Gonick, Larry
Published by William Morrow Paperbacks (1991)
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow Paperbacks, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0062730983

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Larry Gonick
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (1991)
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Larry Gonick (illustrator). New edition. 234 x 185 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Updated to include the Gulf War, and now published in one complete volume, The Cartoon History of the United States has a bold and exciting new look. Illustrated with cartoons throughout. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780062730985

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Larry Gonick
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (1991)
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Larry Gonick (illustrator). New edition. 234 x 185 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Updated to include the Gulf War, and now published in one complete volume, The Cartoon History of the United States has a bold and exciting new look. Illustrated with cartoons throughout. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780062730985

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Gonick, Larry
Published by William Morrow Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0062730983 ISBN 13: 9780062730985
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description William Morrow Paperbacks. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0062730983. Bookseller Inventory # Z0062730983ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 17.82
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book