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The First of Men: A Life of George Washington

John E. Ferling - History - 2010 - 616 pages
Written by John Ferling, one of America's leading historians of the Revolutionary era, The First of Men offers an illuminating portrait of George Washington's life, with ...
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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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His Excellency: George Washington

Joseph J. Ellis - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 352 pages
National Bestseller To this landmark biography of our first president, Joseph J. Ellis brings the exacting scholarship, shrewd analysis, and lyric prose that have made him one ...
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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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George Washington: The Wonder of the Age

John Rhodehamel - Biography & Autobiography - 2017 - 368 pages
A much-needed concise biography of America’s first president As editor of the award-winning Library of America collection of George Washington’s writings and a curator of the ...
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A Leap in the Dark: The Struggle to Create the American Republic

John Ferling - Political Science - 2003 - 576 pages
It was an age of fascinating leaders and difficult choices, of grand ideas eloquently expressed and of epic conflicts bitterly fought. Now comes a brilliant portrait of the ...
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George Washington, A Life

Willard Sterne Randall - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 1145 pages
George Washington is the human story of a man who turned an impoverished childhood and the frequent humiliations at the hands of a mother he feared and the British generals he ...
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