THE UNITED STATES EMERGES
Topics include the Articles of Confederation, Hamilton’s tax plan, soldiers riots for back pay, inflation, Shays’s Rebellion, Daniel Boone and the Wilderness Road, the Northwest Ordinance, John Jay’s diplomatic efforts in Spain, the Constitutional Convention, the Virginia and New Jersey plans, the Great Compromise, ratification, Washington’s inauguration, the Bill of Rights, the Whiskey Rebellion, Hamilton vs. Jefferson, Adams’s election, the Alien and Sedition Acts, the building of Washington D.C., and Jefferson’s election.
This title is part of the series: GRAPHIC U.S. HISTORY
Reading level: grades 4–5. Interest level: grades 5–12.