Publisher: Trieste Publishing
Product Dimensions: 6.14 x 9.21 inches
About the Book
Books about 19th century The United States History discuss the war against Britain in 1812, the westward expansion of the country, its disastrous Civil War, subsequent massive growth in the economy, and the Spanish-American war. Titles include: Social Life in Old Virginia before the War, The Monroe doctrine. Thoroughly Explained, The Russian settlement in California known as Fort Ross; founded 1812, abandoned 1841. Why the Russians came and why they left, The Story of the Marking of the Santa Fe Trail, Original Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1804-1806, The fifty-fifth anniversary of the independence of the United States of America, Speeches and letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865, and The Seventh Census of the United States of America. 1850.
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Books on the History of the United States often begin with the discoveries of Christopher Columbus in 1492, which led to the establishment of a number of colonies on current US territory by the UK, Holland, Spain and France. These were consolidated under British rule, but the colonies broke free in the American War of Independence, 1775–1783. Other outstanding periods of US history include the American Civil War, conquest of the West and industrial growth, World War 1, the Great Depression, World War 2, and the Cold War. Titles include: Novelties of the New World; Or, The Adventures and Discoveries of the First Explorers of North America, A Guide to the Study of the History and the Constitution of the United States, A History of the United States, New Viewpoints in American History, The beginner's American history, Women of Colonial and Revolutionary Times; Catherine Schuyler, The Power of Ideals in American History, Early pioneer days in Texas, Catechism of the history of the United States, Broad stripes and bright stars; and Stories of American history.
And in this Book
Books about the United States Military History generally begin with the American War of Independence, 1775–1783, against the United Kingdom, however the American Civil War (1861–1865) was responsible for more casualties than all its other wars combined. The US had a role World War 1 (1917-18), and was a decisive factor in World War II (1941–1945). Other wars have included the Indian Wars, the Spanish-American War, Korea, Vietnam, the Gulf War, Iraq and Afghanistan. Examples of titles included in the category are: History of the Battle of Lake Erie, Battles in Culpeper County, Virginia, 1861-1865, Army life in Virginia, Gettysburg; stories of the red harvest and the aftermath, The Boy General: Story of the Life of Major-General George A. Custer, "Boots and Saddles": Or, Life in Dakota with General Custer, A Complete History of the Spanish-American War of 1898, General Pershing's Official Story of the American Expeditionary Forces in France, Letters of an American Airman: Being the War Record of Capt. Hamilton Coolidge, U.S.A., 1917-1918, and The Eclipse of American Sea Power.
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