English sailing ships were among the best ships in the 17th-19th centuries.
The American bison is the largest land animal in North America.
Clothing reflects the lifestyle and culture of the region's inhabitants.
Several European countries joined the conquest of the New World, making America a colourful continent.
Carved into a granite cliff, the sculptures of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial depict four great United States presidents.
Villages established in valleys usually consisted of houses built on long and narrow plots of land.
This animation demonstrates the states and largest cities of the USA.
The migration of large human populations began in Ancient times.
One of the best known buildings in the world, this is the residence and office of the President of the United States.
The intriguing history of this historic castle spans nearly a thousand years.
The Crow are Native Americans who inhabited the Yellowstone River valley.
Before the American Civil war the use of slaves on plantations was typical in the Southern states.