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CORONADO'S QUEST

By: A. GROVE DAY

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS:

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BLOODING AT GREAT MEADOWS : YOUNG GEORGE

By: ALAN AXELROD

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Publisher: RUNNING PRESS BOOK PUBLISHERS:

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Somewhere between chopping down the cherry tree and crossing the Delaware River-a triumph of the will that changed the course of the American Revolution-George Washington had the epiphany that turned him into one of the world's greatest tacticians and leaders. Alan Axelrod presents a riveting argument that it happened at Great Meadows, a remote western Pennsylvania battlefield where the inexperienced 22-year-old lieutenant colonel from Virginia met a highly skilled Frenc... View more info

ORDEAL OF THE UNION :A HOUSING DIVIDE 18

By: ALLAN NEVINS

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Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

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FIRST SALUTE

By: BARBARA W. TUCHMAN

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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

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FIRST SALUTE

By: BARBARA W. TUCHMAN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BALLANTINE/FAWCETT:

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From Barbara W. Tuchman, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "The Guns of August, "comes history with a wide-angle The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the classic work "The Guns of August, "Barbara W. Tuchman, turns her sights homeward with this brilliant, insightful narrative of the Revolutionary War. In "The First Salute, " one of America's consummate historians crafts a rigorously original view of the American Revolution. Barbara W. Tuchman places the Revolution in... View more info

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

By: BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

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Publisher: EDUCATIONAL PUBLISHING COMPANY:

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YEAR OF DECISION 1846

By: BERNARD DEVOTO

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Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Edition: 2000

Seller ID: IM485958


"Year of Decision 1846" tells many fascinating stories of the U.S. explorers who began the western march from the Mississippi to the Pacific, from Canada to the annexation of Texas, California, and the southwest lands from Mexico. It is the penultimate book of a trilogy which includes "Across the Wide Missouri "(for which DeVoto won both the Pulitzer and Bancroft prizes) and "The Course of Empire." DeVoto's narrative covers the expanding Western frontier, the Mormons, th... View more info

SEEDS OF EXTINCTION : JEFFERSONIAN PHILA

By: BERNARD W. SHEEHAN

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Publisher: NORTON, W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

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THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE TRIPOLI PIRATES

By: BRIAN KILMEADE

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Publisher: SENTINEL:

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HALF SLAVE AND HALF FREE

By: BRUCE LEVINE

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Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX INC.:

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"Half Slave and Half Free" is a powerful treatment of the basic issues and social transformations that precipitated the Civil War. In a succinct, persuasive narrative, Bruce Levine succeeds in showing how a popular basis for the Civil War developed out of the far-reaching and divisive changes in American life after the incomplete Revolution of 1776--changes that stemmed from the development of two very distinct social systems, one based on slavery, the other on free labo... View more info

RISE OF THE COMMON MAN 1830-1850

By: CARL FISH

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Publisher: MACMILLAN COMPANY:

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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

By: CARL VAN DOREN

Price: $20.00

Publisher: BOOK OF THE MONTH:

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MIRACLE AT PHILADELPHIA : THE STORY OF T

By: CATHERINE DRI BOWEN

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Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

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This book is a history of the Federal Convention in Philadelphia that resulted in the Constitution of the United States. View more info

LEE CHRONICLE LEES OF VIRGINIA

By: CAZENOVE GARDNE LEE

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Publisher: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY PRESS:

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slipcase with pastedown labels wear along the edges. View more info

GENERAL SOLOMON LOVELL AND THE PENOBSCOT

By: CHESTER B. KEVITT

Price: $18.00

Publisher: PRIVATELY PUBLISHED:

Edition: LTD

Seller ID: IM425550


AMERICAN REVOLUTION NAVAL BATTLES Limited Edition Signed by the author light foxing to the top edge. View more info