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American War of Independence

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Charles I's Killers in America: The Lives and Afterlives of Edward Whalley and William Goffe

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Charles I's Killers in America: The Lives and Afterlives of Edward Whalley...

Matthew Jenkinson

History; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history; English Civil War; American War of Independence

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After the Restoration the men who signed Charles I's death warrant fled to New England, becoming folk heroes for America's... [more]

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Peckuwe 1780: The Revolutionary War on the Ohio River Frontier

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Peckuwe 1780: The Revolutionary War on the Ohio River Frontier

John F. Winkler

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence; Battles & campaigns

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As the Revolutionary War raged on fields near the Atlantic, Native Americans and British rangers fought American settlers... [more]

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Valley Forge

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Valley Forge

Bob Drury, Tom Clavin

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

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Examines what is perhaps the most underappreciated chapter in American history [in an] ... account of Valley Forge, the Continental... [more]

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Frontier Rebels: The Fight for Independence in the American West, 1765-1776

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Frontier Rebels: The Fight for Independence in the American West, 1765-1776...

Patrick Spero

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

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The untold story of the Black Boys, a rebellion on the American frontier in 1765 that sparked the American Revolution. [more]

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The Struggle for Sea Power: The Royal Navy vs the World, 1775-1782

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The Struggle for Sea Power: The Royal Navy vs the World, 1775-1782

Sam Willis

History; Maritime history; Military history; American War of Independence

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With a cast of swaggering swashbuckling characters, The Struggle for Sea Power charts the greatest war in the age of sail.... [more]

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Savannah 1779: The British turn south

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Savannah 1779: The British turn south

Scott Martin, Bernard F. Harris

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence; Battles & campaigns

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In 1778 Great Britain launched a second invasion of the southern colonies as part of the southern strategy for victory in... [more]

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American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804

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American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804

Alan Taylor

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

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From a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, a fresh, authoritative history that recasts thinking about America's founding period.... [more]

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The Oxford Handbook of the American Revolution

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The Oxford Handbook of the American Revolution

Edward G. Gray (Professor of History, Professor of History, Florida State University), Jane Kamensky (Harry S. Truman Professor of American History, Harry S. Truman Professor of American History, Brandeis University)

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; American War of Independence

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The Oxford Handbook of the American Revolution introduces scholars, students and generally interested readers to the formative... [more]

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Common Sense and Selected Works of Thomas Paine

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Common Sense and Selected Works of Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine

American War of Independence

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<p>Thomas Paine is one of history&acirc;&euro;&trade;s most renowned thinkers and was indispensible to both the American and... [more]

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Man of War: The Fighting Life of Admiral James Saumarez: From the American Revolution to the Defeat of Napoleon

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Man of War: The Fighting Life of Admiral James Saumarez: From the American...

Anthony Sullivan

History; American War of Independence; Napoleonic Wars

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During his long and distinguished career Admiral James Saumarez was in the thick of the action at several major battles; the... [more]

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Lafayette In The Somewhat United States

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Lafayette In The Somewhat United States

Sarah Vowell

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

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Chronicling General Lafayette's years in Washington's army, Vowell reflects on the ideals of the American Revolution versus... [more]

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Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites: America in the Eighteenth Century

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Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites: America in the Eighteenth...

Anne Lindsay

Museums & museology; History of the Americas; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; American War of Independence

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Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites chronicles and problematizes the representation of the eighteenth century in... [more]

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Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites: America in the Eighteenth Century

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Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites: America in the Eighteenth...

Anne Lindsay

Museums & museology; History of the Americas; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; American War of Independence

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Reconsidering Interpretation of Heritage Sites chronicles and problematizes the representation of the eighteenth century in... [more]

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Rebels and Patriots: Wargaming Rules for North America: Colonies to Civil War

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Rebels and Patriots: Wargaming Rules for North America: Colonies to Civil...

Michael Leck, Daniel Mersey

Military history; American War of Independence; American Civil War; Role-playing, war games & fantasy sports

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From the first shots at Jumonville Glen to the surrender at Appomattox, Rebels and Patriots allows you to campaign with Wolfe... [more]

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Imaginary Friendship in the American Revolution: John Adams and Jonathan Sewall

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Imaginary Friendship in the American Revolution: John Adams and Jonathan...

Owen Dudley-Edwards, Owen Dudley-Edwards (Edinburgh University, Scotland)

Historiography; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

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Imaginary Friendship is the first in-depth study of the onset of the American Revolution through the prism of friendship,... [more]

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Lexington and Concord: The Battle Heard Round the World

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Lexington and Concord: The Battle Heard Round the World

George C. Daughan

History; Colonialism & imperialism; American War of Independence

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An award-winning historian reinterprets the battle that launched the American Revolution. [more]

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First Founding Father: Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence

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First Founding Father: Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence

Harlow Giles Unger

Autobiography: historical, political & military; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; American War of Independence; Political leaders & leadership

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A new biography of America's first Founding Father, Richard Henry Lee, who wrote the original declaration of independence... [more]

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Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence

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Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence

Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard

History; History of the Americas; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; American War of Independence

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A must read, Killing England reminds one and all how the course of history can be changed through the courage and determination... [more]

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Revolution on the Hudson: New York City and the Hudson River Valley in the American War of Independence

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Revolution on the Hudson: New York City and the Hudson River Valley in the...

George C. Daughan

History; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; American War of Independence; Naval forces & warfare

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The untold story of the fight for the Hudson River Valley, control of which, both the Americans and the British firmly believed,... [more]

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Whispers Across the Atlantick: General William Howe and the American Revolution

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Whispers Across the Atlantick: General William Howe and the American Revolution...

David Smith (University of Chester, UK)

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Military history; American War of Independence

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General William Howe was the commander-in-chief of the British forces during the early campaigns of the American Revolutionary... [more]

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The World of the Revolutionary American Republic: Land, Labor, and the Conflict for a Continent

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The World of the Revolutionary American Republic: Land, Labor, and the Conflict...

Andrew Shankman (Rutgers University, Camden, USA)

Reference works; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

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In its early years, the American Republic was far from stable. Conflict and violence, including major land wars, were defining... [more]

$326.00

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The Constitution and Other Documents of the Founding Fathers

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The Constitution and Other Documents of the Founding Fathers

Andrew Trees

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence; Constitution: government & the state

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This volume contains the significant documents and writings that established the foundation of the United States of America.... [more]

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Poseidon's Curse: British Naval Impressment and Atlantic Origins of the American Revolution

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Poseidon's Curse: British Naval Impressment and Atlantic Origins of the...

Christopher P. Magra (University of Tennessee)

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Maritime history; American War of Independence

Hardback

Highlighting the British Navy's appropriation of American ships and mariners, Poseidon's Curse places the American Revolution... [more]

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American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804

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American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804

Alan Taylor (University of Virginia)

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence

Hardback

From a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, a fresh, authoritative history that recasts thinking about America's founding period.... [more]

$58.95

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Patrick Henry: Proclaiming a Revolution

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Patrick Henry: Proclaiming a Revolution

John Ragosta

Biography: historical, political & military; History of the Americas; American War of Independence; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

Often referred to as the voice of the Revolution, Patrick Henry played a vital role in helping to launch the revolt of the... [more]

$252.00

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