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About the Author

Kenneth C. Davis Kenneth C. Davis is the best-selling author of Don't Know Much About® History, which spent 35 consecutive weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, sold nearly 1.5 million copies, and gave rise to his phenomenal Don't Know Much About® series for adults and children. Davis appears frequently in the media, has spoken at the Smithsonian Museum and American Museum of Natural History, and has written for the New York Times and Newsday, among other publications. He has also contributed to NPR's All Things Considered. He lives in New York City and Dorset, Vermont.

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"Paul Revere didn't shout out, "The British Are Coming" as he galloped through the night on his famous ride. What did he actually say? Read Kenneth Davis' "Hidden History" and you'll find out. You'll learn lots more, too, in this engaging book of true, and often important, stories from U.S. history. These aren't the tales you'll find in most textbooks."

— Joy Hakim, author of A History of US