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Patriots: The Men Who Started the American Revolution

By: A. J. Langguth

Price: $3.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon and Schuster: 1988

Seller ID: 012049

ISBN: 0671675621

Condition: Fair


Shows some normal wear. View more info

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Patriots: The Men Who Started The American Revolution

By: A.J. Langguth

Price: $3.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon And Schuster: 1988

Seller ID: 47570

ISBN: 0671523759

Condition: Very Good


The dust jacket has a few tears on the top and bottom. With meticulous research and page-turning suspense, Patriots brings to life the American Revolution -- the battles, the treacheries, and the dynamic personalities of the men who forged our freedom. George Washington, John Adams, Samuel Adams, Ben Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Patrick Henry -- these heroes were men of intellect, passion, and ambition. From the secret meetings of the Sons of Liberty to the final victory ... View more info

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The Federalist Papers

By: Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay

Price: $27.55

Publisher: Westvaco: 1995

Seller ID: 3838220

Condition: New


The Federalist Papers: a Selection From the Original 85 Papers Published in 1787 and 1788. View more info

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The Virginia Experiment: The Old Dominion's Role in the Making of America 1607-1781

By: Alf J. Mapp, Jr.

Price: $19.05  $17.15

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, iUniverse: 2006

Seller ID: 4646448

ISBN: 0595388094

Condition: Very Good


Superb volume detailed and very entertaining Reading this generously volume in conjunction with a trip would provide the best conceivable history lesson, a true appreciation of both the meager and momentous beginnings of this nation. -The Washington Post Lively and engrossing -The (Louisville, KY) Courier -Journal Mapp has a genius for narrative history almost equal to Parkman himself Fascinating The reader will be entertained and enriched. -Arthur Pierce Middleton The V... View more info

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Angel in the Whirlwind: The Triumph of the American Revolution

By: Benson Bobrick

Price: $2.05

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1997

Seller ID: 58583

ISBN: 0140275002

Condition: Very Good


A disparate group of settlers, spread from New England to Georgia, agreed on little in the mid-eighteenth century. This fascinating history tells the story of how they eventually conquered the enemy, England, while it reminds readers just how divided the colonies really were. 3 maps. View more info

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The Campaign That Won America: The Story of Yorktown

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.05

Publisher: Eastern Acorn Press: 1997

Seller ID: 000704

ISBN: 0915992019

Condition: Very Good


A note is written on the first blank page. Trade paperback size book of the Revolutionary War battle of Yorktown by master historian Burke Davis. View more info

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Best Little Stories from the American Revolution

By: C. Brian Kelly with Ingrid Snyder-Kelly

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Cumberland House: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5097

ISBN: 1581820062

Condition: Fair


Best Little Stories of the American Revolution is a journalistic history of the birth of the United States in the form of more than 100 vignettes reflecting the period. Here is the history of the war as it affected soldiers and civilians, loyalists and patriots, leaders and common folk - people who courageously prevailed against an enemy with vastly superior resources. Included are such stories as: Thomas Jefferson's painful discomfort as the Continental Congre... View more info

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The Rewriting of America's History

By: Catherine Millard

Price: $1.80  $1.62

Publisher: Camp Hill, PA, Horizon Books: 1991

Seller ID: 4040286

ISBN: 0889650926

Condition: Good


There is light wear on the cover. Catherine Millard undertakes to describe how the history of America has been reinterpreted and rewritten by secularist and humanist historians who have systematically excluded much that relates to faith in God from their accounts. View more info

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The War of the Revolution (Volume II)

By: Christopher Ward Edited by John Richard Alden

Price: $3.05  $2.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Macmillan Company: 1952

Seller ID: 992

Condition: Good


Sturdy. Light fading on page edges. Volume 2 of a two volume set of Christopher Ward's famous account of the American Revolutionary War. View more info

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George Washington: Military Genius (The Generals)

By: Dave R. Palmer

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, Regency History: 2012

Seller ID: 5555164

ISBN: 1621573729

Condition: Very Good


George Washington’s military strategy has been called bumbling at worst and brilliant at best. So which is it? Was George Washington a strategic genius or just lucky? So asks Dave R. Palmer in his new book, George Washington’s Military Genius. An updated edition of Palmer's earlier work, The Way of the Fox, George Washington’s Military Genius breaks down the American Revolution into four phases and analyzes Washington's strategy during each phrase. "The British did... View more info

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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, 1770-1823

By: David Brion Davis

Price: $27.54

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 4343507

ISBN: 0195126718

Condition: Very Good


David Brion Davis's books on the history of slavery reflect some of the most distinguished and influential thinking on the subject to appear in the past generation. The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, the sequel to Davis's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture and the second volume of a proposed trilogy, is a truly monumental work of historical scholarship that first appeared in 1975 to critical acclaim both academic and literary. ... View more info

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1776

By: David McCullough

Price: $3.05  $2.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 2005

Seller ID: 44560

ISBN: 0743226712

Condition: Very Good


America’s beloved and distinguished historian presents, in a book of breathtaking excitement, drama, and narrative force, the stirring story of the year of our nation’s birth, 1776, interweaving, on both sides of the Atlantic, the actions and decisions that led Great Britain to undertake a war against her rebellious colonial subjects and that placed America’s survival in the hands of George Washington. In this masterful book, David McCullough tells the intensely... View more info

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The British Army in the American Revolution

By: Edward E. Curtis

Price: $16.54

Publisher: Gansevoort, NY, Corner House Historical Publications: 1998

Seller ID: 4646242

ISBN: 0879281227

Condition: Very Good


Several underlines. Previous owner's name is stamped on the first blank page. View more info

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The Confederacy As a Revolutionary Experience

By: Emory M. Thomas

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1971

Seller ID: 5959394

Condition: Good


Sturdy. No underlines. Light cover wear. Light wear. View more info

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Virginia Trivia

By: Ernie and Jill Couch

Price: $1.55  $1.40

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Rutledge Hill Press: 1991

Seller ID: 004301

ISBN: 1558531394

Condition: Very Good


Virginia Trivia is the who, what, when, where, and how book of the great state of Virginia. Filled with interesting questions and answers about well-known and not-so-well-known facts of this colorful, historic state, Virginia Trivia will provide hous of entertainment and education. It focuses on the history, culture, people, and places of the fascinating Old Dominion. View more info

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Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History

By: Fawn M. Brodie

Price: $2.93  $2.64

Publisher: New York, NY, Norton and Company: 1974

Seller ID: 005769

ISBN: 0393074803

Condition: Good


591 pages. An ambitious, perceptive portrayal of a complex man, this best-selling biography broke new ground in its exploration of Jefferson's inner life. 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 Jefferson as he wrestled with issues of revolution, religion, power, race, and love-ambivalences that exerted a subtle but powerful influence on his political writing an... View more info

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Wives of the Signers: The Women Behind the Declaration of Independence

By: Forward by David Barton

Price: $2.80  $2.52

Publisher: Aledo, TX, Wallbuilders: 2010

Seller ID: 4646400

ISBN: 0925279609

Condition: Used Like New


Originally penned in 1912, this historical reprint showcases individual portraits of the fiercely courageous women who endured tremendous hardship as their husbands fought to build an independent nation. Women such as Abigail Adams, Dorothy Quincy Hancock, and Julia Stockton Rush contributed their wisdom, strength, and loyalty to the cause of the Revolution, shaping history as a result. View more info

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They Preached Liberty: An Anthology of Timely Quotations From New England Ministers

By: Franklin P. Cole

Price: $5.05  $4.55

Publisher: Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Coral Ridge Ministries:

Seller ID: 5353340

Condition: Good


No underlines. Sturdy. Light shelf wear. Light fading/wear. "An anthology of timely quotation from New England ministers of the American Revolution on the subject of Liberty: Its source, nature, obligations, types, and blessings" View more info

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American Patriots: The Story of Blacks in the Military from the Revolution to Desert Storm

By: Gail Buckley

Price: $4.94

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2001

Seller ID: 005276

ISBN: 0375502793

Condition: As New


This work complements Bernard Nalty's academically oriented history of blacks in America's wars, Strength for the Fight (1986), and Gerald Astor's narrative account, The Right to Fight (1998). Basing her account heavily on interviews and similar primary material, Buckley focuses on the particular experiences of black soldiers. She pulls no punches in describing discrimination against black soldiers, misrepresentation of their performances and denial of their achievements... View more info

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April Morning: the All-Time Bestseller of a Young Man's Baptism By Fire During the Bloody Battle of Lexington

By: Howard Fast

Price: $1.80

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1962

Seller ID: 010613

ISBN: 0553273221

Condition: Very Good


The story of one day in the life of a young American boy in colonial Lexington, the day on which he joined the militia and saw his father shot down by the British. View more info

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Washington & His Generals

By: J. T. Headley

Price: $10.05

Publisher: Westvaco: 1991

Seller ID: 5454538

Condition: New


In a cardboard sleeve. View more info

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The Presidency of George Washington

By: Jack D. Warren, Jr.

Price: $6.55  $5.90

Publisher: Mount Vernon, VA, Mount Vernon Ladies' Association: 2000

Seller ID: 555103

Condition: Very Good


Has the previous owners name on the first page. In the first specialized study of the Washington presidency published in a generation, the historian Jack D. Warren Jr. outlines the first president’s practical accomplishments: the establishment of the executive as an energetic and effective branch of government; the resolution of the new nation’s financial crisis; the opening of the trans-Appalachian West; the creation of Washington, D.C.; and the preservation of peac... View more info

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The Grand Adventure: A Year by Year History of Virginia

By: James A. Crutchfield

Price: $6.55  $5.90

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The Dietz Press: 2005

Seller ID: 0606990

ISBN: 0875171257

Condition: As New


From 1607 to the present, historical writer James A. Crutchfield takes the reader on an informative and exciting trip through Virginia's history. View more info

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Rise to Rebellion

By: Jeff Shaara

Price: $2.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Ballantine Books: 2001

Seller ID: 15736

ISBN: 034542753X

Condition: Very Good


Sturdy. No underlines. Light discoloration/fading on the page edges. The first of two projected novels on the American Revolution, Rebellion takes the reader from the Boston Massacre to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Shaara's (Gone for Soldiers) sympathies are evident on every page: the Adamses, Washington, and Franklin are his heroes, as is Abigail Adams, who, though she chafes at the restrictions imposed on her gender, supports her family as husband Jo... View more info

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America's Military Adversaries: From Colonial Times to the Present

By: John C. Fredriksen

Price: $6.05  $5.45

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLIO: 2001

Seller ID: 2755

ISBN: 1576076032

Condition: Very Good


Books on American military heroes abound. But this book is the first to focus on America's talented enemieS≪/I>—the generals, admirals, Indian chiefs and warriors, submarine captains, fighter pilots, and spies who opposed the United States with military force or other means. Often these military leaders were among the best minds of their times. For more than two centuries, the new nation's most constant military opponents were the Native Americans, led by such... View more info

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Words of Our Nation: A Reader for Americans

By: John Gabriel Hunt

Price: $2.05  $1.85

Publisher: New York, NY, Gramercy Books: 1993

Seller ID: 5941

ISBN: 0517091240

Condition: Very Good


In addition to copies of the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of Rights, and the Emancipation Proclamation, this sourcebook contains other documents, poems, essays, and speeches from two centuries of American history. View more info

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A History of Warfare

By: John Keegan

Price: $3.55  $3.20

Publisher: New York, Knoph: 1993

Seller ID: 011849

ISBN: 0394588010

Condition: Very Good


In his sweeping new study, Keegan ( The Face of Battle ) examines the origins and nature of warfare, the ethos of the primitive and modern warrior and the development of weapons and defenses from the battle of Megiddo (1469 B.C.) into the nuclear age. Keegan offers a refreshingly original and challenging perspective. He characterizes warriors as the protectors of civilization rather than as its enemy and maintains that warfare is "entirely a masculine activity." Though w... View more info

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Fields of Battle: The Wars for North America

By: John Keegan

Price: $2.05  $1.85

Publisher: New York, Vintage: 1997

Seller ID: 5252952

ISBN: 0679746641

Condition: Good


Sturdy. No underlines. Several page corners are lightly creased. At once a grand tour of the battlefields of North America and an unabashedly personal tribute to the military prowess of an essentially unwarlike people, Fields of Battle spans more than two centuries and the expanse of a continent to show how the immense spaces of North America shaped the wars that were fought on its soil. of photos. View more info

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On Seas of Glory: Heroic Men, Great Ships, and Epic Battles of the American Navy

By: John Lehman

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 2002

Seller ID: 002497

ISBN: 0684871777

Condition: Very Good


In On Seas of Glory, the U.S. Navy meets a storyteller worthy of its noble history. Former Secretary of the Navy John Lehman gives a sweeping narrative of the service's illustrious past, from the Revolutionary War to the present day, filled with the ships that dominated the seas, equally titanic personalities, and the battles that made history. Lehman profiles naval greats from John Paul Jones to William "Bull" Halsey, as well as the lesser-known sailors who have made... View more info

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Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

By: Joseph J. Ellis

Price: $2.05  $1.85

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 2000

Seller ID: 894946

ISBN: 0375705244

Condition: Good


In this landmark work of history, the National Book Award—winning author of American Sphinx explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals–Hamilton, Burr, Jefferson, Franklin, Washington, Adams, and Madison–confronted the overwhelming challenges before them to set the course for our nation. The United States was more a fragile hope than a reality in 1790. During the decade that followed, the Founding Fathers–re-examined here as Founding B... View more info

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The Way of Duty: A Woman and Her Family in Revolutionary America

By: Joy Day Buel And Richard Buel Jr.

Price: $2.05  $1.85

Publisher: NY, Norton And Company: 1984

Seller ID: 999763

ISBN: 039301762

Condition: Good


Light fading on page edges. Combining the skills of a gifted writer and a scholar's grasp of early America, The Way of Duty draws readers into a vividly evoked world. The Buels have used a rich trove of documents to tell the story of a Connecticut woman, Mary Fish Silliman (1736–1818), whose adventures illuminate the day-to-day realities of living through the American Revolution. View more info

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The Making of a Revolutionary Experience: Research Material From No Borrowed Glory

By: Judy Bloodgood Bander

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Carrollton, VA, Woodside Press: 2006

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 87798

Condition: Used As New


Clean, sturdy and unmarked. View more info

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Facts Within the Fiction: A Companion For No Borrowed Glory

By: Judy Bloodgood Bander

Price: $5.55

Publisher: Carrollton, VA, Woodside Press: 2006

Seller ID: 888779

Condition: Very Good


Small scuff on the front cover. Clean and unmarked. View more info

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God in the Trenches: A History of How God Defends Freedom When America Is At War

By: Larkin Spivey

Price: $5.05  $4.55

Publisher: Washington, DC, Allegiance Press: 2001

Seller ID: 5454015

ISBN: 1931232733

Condition: Very Good


Spivey shows when the nation's survival seemed uncertian, even doubtful,fate seemed to turn America's way, giving way to mysterious--if not miraculous events. These events altered the course of history, leading to victory for the American military and enduring freedom for America's citizens. View more info

The American Revolution in Notes, Quotes and Anecdotes

By: Lee M. White

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Fairfax, VA, Prince: 1975

Seller ID: 000398

Condition: Good


Here is the story of the American Revolution told in a fresh, lively and unique way. This is no grim account of warfare and death but rather a joyous celebration of the birth of our Republic. In addition to well-known facts, our researchers have discovered amusing and amazing little-known stories of the times and our writer has molded them into a text that is both easy and fun to read. Although appropriately illustrated with beautiful antique American art, there is nothi... View more info

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Faith of Our Founding Fathers

By: Leo Godzich

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: Phoenix, AZ, NAME:

Seller ID: 3838240

ISBN: 0971284725

Condition: New


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Celebrations of a Nation: Early American Holidays

By: Lucile Johnston

Price: $4.05  $3.65

Publisher: Arlington, VA, Johnston Bicentennial Foundation: 1987

Seller ID: 13585

ISBN: 0962034312

Condition: Good


"Great for gifts", this lively Christian history of America’s first holidays — Thanksgiving, The Fourth of July, and Presidents Day — is a compelling journey into the origins of our democracy. Thoroughly researched, Johnston’s third book grabs our attention with exciting stories and painting reproductions and gives us the sense of being there when this nation began. Celebrations of a Nation explores the education, vision, struggles and triumphs of our forefather... View more info

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From the Front: The Story of War

By: Michael S. Sweeney

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic:

Seller ID: 846

ISBN: 0792281942

Condition: Very Good


"In this vivid, visually gripping account of modern warfare, awarding-winning author Michael Sweeney takes us onto battlefields from the Crimea to Kuwait to chronicle 150 years of war, often in the words of those who have seen it firsthand. View more info

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Patrick Henry: Patriot and Statesman

By: Norine Dickson Campbell

Price: $7.55

Publisher: Old Greenwich, Connecticut, The Devin-Adair Company: 1975

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 4040583

ISBN: 081596501x

Condition: Good


Some very light staining on the page edges. View more info

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From Sea to Shining Sea: God's Plan for America Unfolds

By: Peter Marshall and David Manuel

Price: $7.55  $6.80

Publisher: Old Tappan, NJ, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010192

ISBN: 0800714512

Condition: Fine


Does God really bless a nation that honors him? In From Sea to Shining Sea, Peter Marshall and David Manuel take us back to the post-revolutionary era to reveal how God intervened on behalf of our struggling young nation. During this fifty-year period, Daniel Boone, Andrew Jackson, Sam Houston, and other American heroes carved out their place in history. Conestoga wagons and circuit riders became famous, Indian wars and slavery were major concerns, and the Louisiana Pur... View more info

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The Light and the Glory: Did God Have a Plan for America?

By: Peter Marshall and David Manuel

Price: $10.35  $9.32

Publisher: Old Tappan, NJ, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010196

ISBN: 0800708865

Condition: Good


For those of us who, like the authors, have been exposed mostly to the secular accounts of this period of American history, the information presented becomes a revelation of very great magnitude. ... This book is important. I would that every professing Christian read Gods Holy Bible and this book. There are, of a surety, better and more comprehensive histories than this, but I would recommend none more highly to introduce the student to our Christian American roots as p... View more info

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A Documentary History Of The United States

By: Richard D. Heffner

Price: $3.05  $2.75

Publisher: NY, Signet Books: 2002

Seller ID: 333203

ISBN: 0451207483

Condition: Very Good


Here in one single volume are the documents, speeches, and letters that have forged U.S. history-from the complete text of the Declaration of Independence to J.F.K.'s inaugural address to George W. Bush's speeches after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. View more info

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General Washington's Christmas Farewell: A Mount Vernon Homecoming, 1783

By: Stanley Weintraub

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: New York, NY, Free Press: 2003

Seller ID: 2335

ISBN: 0743246543

Condition: Very Good


A note is written on first blank page. One of America's greatest Christmas stories and also one of its very first -- from the period between the end of the Revolutionary War and the ratification of the Constitution -- was a creation of none other than George Washington. The story isn't just about Washington coming home for Christmas for the first time since the war began, but about the character of our most important Founding Father and about the precedent he set for ... View more info

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Americans at War

By: Stephen E. Ambrose

Price: $2.05

Publisher: New York, NY, Berkley Books: 1998

Seller ID: 011125

ISBN: 0425165108

Condition: Fine


Stephen E. Ambrose, one of the foremost historians of the European theater of World War II, shares his vast knowledge of that conflict as well as the Civil War, Korea, Vietnam, and the Cold War in this compelling narrative about the American way of war. From Vicksburg to My Lai, Ambrose recounts the history of these wars with extensive coverage of the battlefields and believable portrayals of those involved, creating the perspective that the country's conflicts both refl... View more info

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Epic Retreats: From 1776 to the Evacuation of Saigon

By: Stephen Tanner

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Castle Books: 2002

Seller ID: 606826

ISBN: 0785814035

Condition: Very Good


In between glorious triumphs and noble catastrophes of military history lies a neglected stepchild: retreat. This book spans the modern era-from horses to helicopters-with highly detailed analyses of seven famous campaigns. View more info

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Another Such Victory

By: Thomas E. Baker

Price: $5.55

Publisher: Fort Washington, PA, Eastern National: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 4646412

ISBN: 1590910397

Condition: Used As New


Never read. A short note is written on the second blank page. Another such victory would ruin the British army. These were the words Charles James Fox used before the House of Commons when news reached London of the battle the British forces had won at Guilford Courthouse, North Carolina. Here is a lively and detailed account of the victory of March 15, 1781, that devastatingly weakened the British, started Cornwallis on the road to Yorktown and ultimately led to surrend... View more info

Notes on the State of Virginia

By: Thomas Jefferson Edited by William Peden

Price: $2.05  $1.85

Publisher: New York, NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1982

Seller ID: 3606

ISBN: 0393006476

Condition: Good


“This is a Bedford book that is long overdue, and David Waldstreicher is a superb choice as editor. This new edition of Notes on the State of Virginia is informed by the more recent scholarship on Jefferson, which the editor knows cold, and it will attract a substantial audience among college teachers, yours truly included.” —Joseph J. Ellis, Mount Holyoke College “This is an excellent piece of work. Specialists as well as students will learn from the Introduc... View more info

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Under God

By: Toby Mac and Michael Tait with Wallbuilders

Price: $2.05  $1.85

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Bethany House Publishers: 2004

Seller ID: 16922

ISBN: 0764200089

Condition: Good


In the same uncompromising style of Jesus Freaks, bestselling authors Michael Tait and TobyMac of dc Talk now urge readers to take their stand for America's future--by examining our past. Using unforgettable accounts of both famous and little-known Americans, Under God examines the stories of men and women who forged our nation. Against these, they pair the dark side of America's legacy--racism, slavery, injustice--in order that a new generation might seek God's face and... View more info

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Letters of John and Abigail Adams, 1762 to 1826

By: William Bennett (writer of forward and introduction)

Price: $15.50  $13.95

Publisher: Westvaco Corporation: 2001

Seller ID: 4141476

Condition: New


In a box sleeve. 2001 Limited Edition, Westvaco Corp.....Hardcover with Matching Decorative Slipcase and Red Ribbon Bookmark.....Gift/Collectible Condition.....Illustrated End Papers View more info

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Our Sacred Honor: Words of Advice from the Founders in Stories, Letters, Poems, and Speeches

By: William J. Bennett

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: Nashville Tenessee, Broadman and Holman Publishers: 1997

Seller ID: 001659

ISBN: 0805401539

Condition: As New


Millions of American families have turned to "The Book of Virtues" and "The Moral Compass" by William J. Bennett for moral guidance in troubled times. "Our Sacred Honor" offers inspiration and instruction as well -- this time of a particularly American sort. In "Our Sacred Honor," Bennett has collected the best that has been thought and said by and about the men and women who founded America. The stories, songs, letters and speeches collected in "Our Sacred Honor" are an... View more info

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Our Sacred Honor: Words of Advice from the Founders in Stories, Letters, Poems, and Speeches

By: William J. Bennett

Price: $2.55  $2.30

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1997

Seller ID: 006334

ISBN: 068484138X

Condition: As New


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Our Country's Founders: A Book of Advice for Young People

By: William J. Bennett

Price: $4.55  $4.10

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1998

Seller ID: 15922

ISBN: 0689844697

Condition: Very Good


Encouraged by the thousands of young Americans who enjoyed The Book of Virtues for Young People, William J. Bennett returns with an inspiring collection drawn from the best-selling adult book Our Sacred Honor. This adapted version highlights the speeches, letters, poems, and articles of the brave men and women who founded our great nation, including George Washington, John and Abigail Adams, and Benjamin Franklin. Their advice on values such as patriotism, love, civil... View more info

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This Day is Ours: NOvemeer 1776-January 1777, An Inside View of the Battle of Trenton and Princeton

By: William M. Dwyer

Price: $4.05

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1983

Seller ID: 787487

ISBN: 0670114464

Condition: Good


The Day is Ours! is a dramatic account of two battles that turned the tide of the American Revolution. In this distinguished, highly readable, and richly detailed narrative history, William M. Dwyer reveals as vivid a picture as we are likely to see of a critical period in the American Revolution. He lets the participants--from American, British, and Hessian soldiers to myriad fearful and ambivalent citizens--tell the story in their own words. View more info

Rebels Under Sail: The American Navy During the Revolution

By: Willian M. Fowler

Price: $3.05

Publisher: New York, NY, Charles Scribgner's Sons: 1976

Seller ID: 17294

ISBN: 0684145839

Condition: Fine


Previous owners name is inside front and back covers. Slight reader wear. View more info