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Mickey Mouse History and Other Essays on American Memory

Mike Wallace - Antiques & Collectibles - 1996 - 318 pages
This is a book about why history matters. It shows how popularized historical images and narratives deeply influence Americans' understanding of their collective past. A ...
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Forgotten Patriots: The Untold Story of American Prisoners During the ...

Edwin G. Burrows - History - 2008 - 360 pages
Between 1775 and 1783, some 200,000 Americans took up arms against the British Crown. Just over 6,800 of those men died in battle. About 25,000 became prisoners of war, most of ...
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Colonial New York: A History

Michael G. Kammen - History - 1996 - 426 pages
Today, New York stands as the capital of American culture, business, and cosmopolitanism. Its size, influence, and multicultural composition mark it as a corner-stone of our ...
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The Epic of New York City: A Narrative History

Edward Ellis - History - 2011 - 640 pages
In swift, witty chapters that flawlessly capture the pace and character of New York City, acclaimed diarist Edward Robb Ellis presents his masterpiece: a thorough, and ...
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The New York Chronology: The Ultimate Compendium of Events, People, and ...

James Trager - Reference - 2010 - 944 pages
For a city like no other comes a book like no other. The New York Chronology tells the epic story of how a remote trading outpost and fishing village grew into the "world's ...
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The Hudson: A History

Tom Lewis - History - 2007 - 340 pages
Offers a history of the Hudson River, looking at explorers and traders, the arrival of the colonies, how it was transformed, and the landscape.
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