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Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

By: Ellis, Joseph J.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf:

Our Product Number: 604112

ISBN: 0375405445

Condition: As New. Hardcover in As New dust jacket. 2000


304 pages. An illuminating study of the intertwined lives of the founders of the American republic--John Adams, Aaron Burr, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and George Washington. During the 1790s, which Ellis calls the most decisive decade in our nation's history, the greatest statesmen of their generation--and perhaps any--came together to define the new republic and direct its course for the coming centuries. Ellis focuses on six... View more info

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Decisive Battles of the American Revolution

By: Mitchell, Joseph B.

Price: $7.47

Publisher: Yardley, PA, Westholme Publishing:

Our Product Number: 608086

ISBN: 159416004X

Condition: Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 2004. First Edition


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The Meaning of Independence: John Adams, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson

By: Morgan, Edmund S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University of Virginia Press:

Our Product Number: 604280

ISBN: 0813906946

Condition: As New. Hardcover in As New dust jacket. (1976) 2004. Reprint


96 pages. Americans did not at first cherish the idea of political severance from their mother country. In just a few years, however, they came to desire independence above all else. What brought about this change of feeling and how did it affect the lives of their citizens? To answer these questions, Edmund S. Morgan looks at three men who may fairly be called the "architects of independence," the first presidents of the United States. Anecdotes from their lett... View more info

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Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, A Revolution

By: Philbrick, Nathaniel

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, Viking:

Our Product Number: 608648

ISBN: 0670025445

Condition: Fine. Hardcover in Fine dust jacket. 2013. First Edition


Black boards and spine with author's initials on cover and title and author on spine-all imprinted in copper. Full number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. 398 pages. Boston in 1775 is an island city occupied by British troops after a series of incendiary incidents by patriots who range from sober citizens to thuggish vigilantes. After the Boston Tea Party, British and American soldiers and Massachusetts residents have warily maneuvered around each other until April 19, when v... View more info

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Sons of Providence: The Brown Brothers, the Slave Trade, and the American Revolution

By: Rappleye, Charles

Price: $25.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster:

Our Product Number: 606872

ISBN: 0743266870

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition


400 pages. In 1774, as the new world simmered with tensions that would lead to the violent birth of a new nation, two Rhode Island brothers were heading toward their own war over the issue that haunts America to this day: slavery. Set against a colonial backdrop teeming with radicals and reactionaries, visionaries, spies, and salty sea captains, Sons of Providence is the biography of John and Moses Brown, two classic American archetypes bound by blood yet divided by the ... View more info

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The Texas Connection with the American Revolution

By: Thonhoff, Robert H.

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 607808

ISBN: 1571684182

Condition: Fine. Trade Paperback. 2000. First Edition


Inscribed and SIGNED by the AUTHOR. 105 pages. Signed by Author View more info