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A Nation is Born: Adventures in American History


Course Instructor: Antonio Scionti

Dates: Tuesdays, October 16, 23, November 6, 13

Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm

Course Fee: $60

Did you know . . .
In 1810 the population of the United States was 7.2 million?
Willis Carrier invented air conditioning in 1902?
Pan American Airways made its first transatlantic flight in 1939?
The first U.S. shopping mall opened in Detroit in 1954?
Explore the history of the United States from its discovery through the 20th century. In just four weeks, we will colonize, revolt, gain our independence, abolish slavery,win a war or two, build skyscrapers, roar through the 20s, freeze during the Cold War, feel the love at Woodstock, and much more.

Instructor Bio: Antonio Scionti is an adjunct professor of American History to 1865, American History after 1865, Ancient/Medieval History, and Modern World History at Palm Beach State College. He earned a master’s degree in history from Florida State University (Tallahassee). He is also an athlete and coaches football, basketball and baseball at all levels.

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