472 best books about americanhistory

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Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression
Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression

In this unique recreation of one of the most dramatic periods in modern American history, Studs Terkel recaptures the...

views: 52, published: 03.08.2018
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The Fate of Their Country: Politicians, Slavery Extension, and the Coming of the Civil War
The Fate of Their Country: Politicians, Slavery Extension, and the Coming of the Civil War

How partisan politics lead to the Civil War What brought about the Civil War? Leading historian Michael F. Holt...

views: 41, published: 27.08.2018
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Indigenous Archaeology: American Indian Values and Scientific Practice: American Indian Values and Scientific Practice
Indigenous Archaeology: American Indian Values and Scientific Practice: American Indian Values and Scientific Practice

As a practicing archaeologist and a Choctaw Indian, Joe Watkins is uniquely qualified to speak about the relationship...

views: 22, published: 30.08.2018
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The Lavender Scare: The Cold War Persecution of Gays and Lesbians in the Federal Government
The Lavender Scare: The Cold War Persecution of Gays and Lesbians in the Federal Government

The McCarthy era is generally considered the worst period of political repression in recent American history. But...

views: 22, published: 14.08.2018
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PT 109
PT 109

On August 2, 1943, in the waters of Blackett Strait in Solomon Islands, the Japanese destroyer Amagiri sliced an...

views: 22, published: 05.08.2018
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Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving
Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving

In 1620 an English ship called the Mayflower landed on the shores inhabited by the Pokanoket people, and it was...

views: 17, published: 28.08.2018
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Wrong on Race: The Democratic Party's Buried Past
Wrong on Race: The Democratic Party's Buried Past

In Wrong on Race, Bruce Bartlett sets the record straight on a hidden past that many Democrats would rather see swept...

views: 17, published: 30.08.2018
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A Killing in Plymouth Colony
A Killing in Plymouth Colony

There had never before been a murder in Plymouth colony. In a community founded on such high ideals and strong...

views: 16, published: 29.08.2018
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Ordeal by Fire: The Civil War and Reconstruction
Ordeal by Fire: The Civil War and Reconstruction

This text describes the social, economic, political, and ideological conflicts that led to a unique, tragic, and...

views: 16, published: 28.08.2018
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The Shaping of America: A Geographical Perspective on 500 Years of History, Volume 1: Atlantic America 1492-1800
The Shaping of America: A Geographical Perspective on 500 Years of History, Volume 1: Atlantic America 1492-1800

This entirely fresh interpretation of American history by a renowned historical geographer is the first in a...

views: 16, published: 30.08.2018
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A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West
A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn - the Last Great Battle of the American West

In June of 1876, on a desolate hill above a winding river called "the Little Bighorn", George Armstrong...

views: 15, published: 30.08.2018
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Reagan Versus The Sandinistas: The Undeclared War On Nicaragua
Reagan Versus The Sandinistas: The Undeclared War On Nicaragua
views: 15, published: 29.08.2018
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No cover for The Last of the Untouchables
The Last of the Untouchables
views: 15, published: 30.08.2018
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Steamboats on the Western Rivers: An Economic and Technological History
Steamboats on the Western Rivers: An Economic and Technological History

Definitive account covers every aspect of steamboat's development: its construction, equipment and operation;...

views: 14, published: 30.08.2018
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Generals in Gray: Lives of the Confederate Commanders
Generals in Gray: Lives of the Confederate Commanders

Biographical sketches of the major Confederate military leaders focus on their military careers as well as peacetime...

views: 13, published: 30.08.2018
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America in Our Time: From World War II to Nixon What Happened and Why
America in Our Time: From World War II to Nixon What Happened and Why

America in Our Time is a history of the turbulent years between the end of World War II and the fall of Richard...

views: 13, published: 29.08.2018
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No cover for Reflections on JFK's Assassination: 250 Famous Americans Remember November 22, 1963
Reflections on JFK's Assassination: 250 Famous Americans Remember November 22, 1963
views: 13, published: 30.08.2018
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Visible Bones: Journeys Across Time in the Columbia River Country
Visible Bones: Journeys Across Time in the Columbia River Country

How can you know a place? Historian and naturalist Jack Nisbet—author of Sources of the River: Tracking...

views: 13, published: 05.09.2018
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Infamy: Pearl Harbor and its Aftermath
Infamy: Pearl Harbor and its Aftermath

The controversial, best-selling investigation of the events surrounding Pearl Harbor acclaimed as "a shocking...

views: 13, published: 15.09.2018
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What Clothes Reveal: The Language of Clothing in Colonial and Federal America
What Clothes Reveal: The Language of Clothing in Colonial and Federal America

Paintings of upper-class men and women tell an important part of the history of costumes, but surviving garments...

views: 12, published: 28.08.2018
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