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Industrialization and urbanization in the united states, cities in america date back to the beginning of the colonial period, but the tendency for new industrial. The age of the automobile the growth of the automobile industry caused an economic revolution across the united states dozens of spin-off industries blossomed. Share this rating title: a brief history of the united states of america (2002) 71 /10 want to share imdb's rating on your own site use the html below.
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William morrison of des moines, iowa builds the first successful electric automobile in the united states thomas edison and an electric car courtesy of the smithsonian. The special uncovers the stories of the visionaries who built america's vehicle landscape and chronicles the epic journey of how the biggest names of the automobile industry became the legendary. History and historical documents us census data and statistics the united states census bureau provides data about the nation's people and economy every 10.