About ClassZone  |  eServices  |  Web Research Guide  |  Contact Us  |  Online Store
ClassZone Home
McDougal Littell Home
Creating America
Home > Creating America
Return to book index

Welcome to Creating America

Want to become an American history expert? With all the exciting resources, activities, and links right at your fingertips, you're well on your way! Click on one of the chapters below to begin your exploration. It's that easy!

Find activities, links, and a quiz for each chapter.

Geography Handbook


Chapter 1: The World in 1500


Chapter 2: European Exploration of the Americas


Chapter 3: The English Establish 13 Colonies


Chapter 4: The Colonies Develop


Chapter 5: Beginnings of an American Identity


Chapter 6: The Road to Revolution


Chapter 7: The American Revolution


Chapter 8: Confederation to Constitution


Constitution Handbook


Chapter 9: Launching a New Republic


Chapter 10: The Jefferson Era


Chapter 11: National and Regional Growth


Chapter 12: The Age of Jackson


Chapter 13: Manifest Destiny


Chapter 14: A New Spirit of Change


Chapter 15: The Nation Breaking Apart


Chapter 16: The Civil War Begins


Chapter 17: The Tide of War Turns


Chapter 18: Reconstruction


Chapter 19: Growth in the West


Chapter 20: An Industrial Society


Chapter 21: Changes in American Life


Chapter 22: The Progressive Era


Chapter 23: Becoming a World Power


Chapter 24: World War I


Chapter 25: The Roaring Twenties


Chapter 26: The Great Depression and New Deal


Chapter 27: The Rise of Dictators and World War II


Chapter 28: The Cold War and the American Dream


Chapter 29: The Civil Rights Era


Chapter 30: The Vietnam War Years


Chapter 31: Years of Doubt


Chapter 32: Entering a New Millennium


Historic Decisions of the Supreme Court