This is a free textbook from OpenStax designed to be used with a college-level United States History class. OpenStax textbooks are professionally written, peer-reviewed and the project is based at Rice University in Houston, Texas. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation provided funding for the launch of the project. With almost one thousand pages of text, this textbook provides coverage for all major topics covered in both American History 1 and American History 2.
American History 1 is fully covered in Chapter One through Chapter Sixteen.
American History 2 is fully covered in Chapter 17 through 32. With a copyright of 2017, this textbook contains up-to-date information on U.S. history in the first decades of the 21st Century, including 9/11 and the Presidency of Barack Obama.