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Yorktown by Kathleen Manley.
Yorktown, Virginia, first came to prominence in American history when the Revolutionary War brought the final battle to the city. Once a battlefield a...
Revolutionary Bergen County, The Road to Independence by Barbara Z. Marchant.
Along the banks of the Hudson River, New Jersey’s Bergen County endured the brunt of Revolutionary War violence. With an impressive compilation of sch...
Women of the Revolution Bravery and Sacrifice on the Southern Battlefields by Robert M. Dunkerly.
From the wooded slopes of Kings Mountain to the fields of Cowpens, to the lesser-known sites like Fishing Creek and Hanging Rock, Dunkerly uncovers th...
His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis.
To this landmark biography of our first president, Joseph J. Ellis brings the exacting scholarship, shrewd analysis, and lyric prose that have made hi...
Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History by Fawn M. Brodie.
Here for the first time we meet Jefferson as a man of feeling and passion. With a novelist's skill and meticulous scholarship, Fawn M. Brodie shows Je...
Noah Webster: The Life and Times of an American Patriot by Harlow Giles Unger.
More than a lexicographer, Webster was a teacher, philosopher, author, essayist, orator, political leader, public official, and crusading editor. Webs...
Common Sense, The Rights of Man and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine by Thomas Paine.
Paine's daring prose paved the way for the Declaration of Independence and the Revolutionary War. This volume also includes The Crisis, The Age of R...
Saratoga: Turning Point of America's Revolutionary War by Richard M. Ketchum.
In the summer of 1777 (twelve months after the Declaration of Independence) the British launched an invasion from Canada under General John Burgoyne. ...