To cite information from The American Pageant using MLA format in a works cited, use the following format:

Kennedy, David M., Lizabeth Cohen, and Thomas A. Bailey. 
   The American Pageant: A History of the Republic. 12th 
   ed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2001.

To make an in-text citation (also called a parenthetical notation), use the following format:

...battle in World War II (Kennedy, Cohen, and 
   Bailey 101-102).

**Make sure that the period at the end of the sentence comes after the citation.

To find out how to cite other references, including how to setup research papers, visit the Purdue Online Writing Lab.