An introduction to the state of Alabama, including its early history, its land and resources, some of its famous people, and unique events such as Mobile's Mardi Gras festival.
Part of the This Land Called America series
America is a land of diverse peoples, rich opportunities, and varied landscapes. From California to the New York islands, This Land Called America offers an engaging introduction to the 50 states in the nation. Clear text and colorful photographs are set into a beautiful design to illuminate the history, natural resources, people, and attractions that make each state unique. Each title includes “quick facts” and a timeline of events that help to define the state.