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Inventing a Nation: Washington, Adams, Jefferson

Gore Vidal - History - 2008 - 208 pages
Gore Vidal, one of the master stylists of American literature and one of the most acute observers of American life and history, turns his immense literary and historiographic ...
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Seward: Lincoln's Indispensable Man

Walter Stahr - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 720 pages
From one of our most acclaimed new biographers– the first full life of the leader of Lincoln’s “team of rivals” to appear in more than forty years. William Henry Seward was one ...
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Genius of the People: The Making of the Constitution

Charles L. Mee, Jr. - History - 2014 - 504 pages
“Charles Mee has recreated the vivid drama of 1787 . . . Genius of the People is an absorbing look at the incomparable personalities who brought us our Constitution.” - Michael ...
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A Political and Civil History of the United States of America from ..., Volume 2

Timothy Pitkin - History - 2009 - 548 pages
In Two Volumes. Including A Summary View Of The Political And Civil State Of The North American Colonies Prior To That Period.
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The Ascent of George Washington: The Hidden Political Genius of an American Icon

John Ferling - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 464 pages
Perhaps the most revered American of all, George Washington has long been considered a stoic leader who held himself above the fray of political infighting. What has gone ...
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The Founding Fathers Reconsidered

R. B. Bernstein - History - 2009 - 238 pages
Here is a vividly written and compact overview of the brilliant, flawed, and quarrelsome group of lawyers, politicians, merchants, military men, and clergy known as the ...
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The Great Virginia Triumvirate: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and ...

John P. Kaminski - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 249 pages
Three remarkable Virginians stand out in their service to the new nation: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Kaminski presents a series of biographical ...
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Jefferson's America, 1760-1815

Norman K. Risjord - History - 2002 - 439 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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John Jay: Colonial Lawyer

Herbert A. Johnson - Biography & Autobiography - 1988 - 240 pages
The engrossing background story of John Jay, the active lawyer in colonial times, who became the first Chief Justice of the United States.
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