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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 39 related to A Leap in the Dark: The Struggle to Create the American Republic.    

The Ascent of George Washington: The Hidden Political Genius of an American Icon

John Ferling - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 464 pages
A behind-the-scenes portrait of the first president reveals his formidable persuasive talents, careful display of a virtuous public image and leadership capabilities of ...
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Adams vs. Jefferson: The Tumultuous Election of 1800

John Ferling - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 288 pages
It was a contest of titans: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, two heroes of the Revolutionary era, once intimate friends, now icy antagonists locked in a fierce battle for the ...
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Independence: The Struggle to Set America Free

John Ferling - History - 2011 - 434 pages
Traces the political disputes that surrounded America's 1776 Declaration of Independence, offering insight into the views of Parliament sympathizers and colonists who stayed ...
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Jefferson and Hamilton: The Rivalry That Forged a Nation

John Ferling - History - 2013 - 352 pages
A spellbinding history of the epic rivalry that shaped our republic: Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, and their competing visions for America. From the award-winning ...
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Setting the World Ablaze : Washington, Adams, Jefferson, and the American ...

John Ferling Professor of History State University of West Georgia - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 428 pages
Setting the World Ablaze is the story of the three men who, perhaps more than any others, helped bring the United States into being: George Washington, John Adams, and Thomas ...
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Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815

Gordon S. Wood - Political Science - 2009 - 800 pages
The Oxford History of the United States is by far the most respected multi-volume history of our nation. The series includes three Pulitzer Prize winners, two New York Times ...
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Revolutionary America, 1763-1815: A Political History

Francis D. Cogliano - History - 2003 - 288 pages
The American Revolution describes and explains the crucial events in the history of the United States between 1763 and 1815, when settlers in North America rebelled against ...
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Jefferson's America, 17601815

Norman K. Risjord - History - 2009 - 432 pages
A captivating and lucid narrative of America's revolutionary generation, Jefferson's America takes the reader from the earliest rumblings of colonial dissent, through the ...
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