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The Selling of the Constitutional Convention: A History of News Coverage

John K. Alexander - History - 1990 - 246 pages
This book is a fascinating analysis of news management in the 1780s that sheds new light on the role of the press in early America.
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Samuel Adams: Son of Liberty, Father of Revolution

Benjamin Irvin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 176 pages
Examines the life of Samuel Adams, a hero of the American Revolution who is credited by some with having fired the first shot at Lexington Green, the "shot heard 'round the world."
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Samuel Adams: A Life

Ira Stoll - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 352 pages
In this stirring biography, Samuel Adams joins the first tier of founding fathers, a rank he has long deserved. With eloquence equal to that of Thomas Jefferson and Tom Paine ...
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Founding Fathers

Ray Raphael - History - 2011 - 336 pages
Essential reading for anyone interested in the leaders who shaped our nation. Popular interest in the Founding Fathers has surged over the past decade and is beginning to rival ...
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Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American ...

Richard R. Beeman - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 492 pages
Acclaimed historian Richard R. Beeman examines the grueling 22-month period between the meeting of the Continental Congress on September 5, 1774, and the audacious decision for ...
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American Tempest: How the Boston Tea Party Sparked a Revolution

Harlow Unger - History - 2011 - 304 pages
On Thursday, December 16, 1773, an estimated seven dozen men, many dressed as Indians, dumped roughly 10,000 worth of tea in Boston Harbor. Whatever their motives at the time ...
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Founding Fictions

Jennifer R. Mercieca - History - 2010 - 274 pages
Analyzes how Americans imagined themselves as citizens between 1764 and 1845 and critically investigates Americans' fundamental assumptions about a government based upon the ...
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The Invention of George Washington

Paul K. Longmore - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 337 pages
BY TRACING George Washington's deliberate development from colonial planter and soldier to republican icon, Paul Longmore answers the riddle of Washington's simultaneous fame ...
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