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  • Bloody Mohawk: The French and Indian War & American Revolution on New York's Frontier

    This sweeping historical narrative chronicles events instrumental in the painful birth of a new nation from the Bloody Morning Scout and the massacre at Fort William Henry to the disastrous siege of Quebec, the lopsided Battle of Valcour Island, the horrors of Oriskany, and the tragedies of the Pennsylvania Wyoming Valley massacre and the Sullivan-Clinton Expedition s destruction of the Iroquois homeland. Caught in the middle of it all was the Mohawk River Valley. Through 1763, culminating with the French & Indian War, a series of colonial conf...

    • ASIN: 1883789664
    • Brand: Brand: Black Dome Press

  • French and Indian War Notices Abstracted from Colonial Newspapers, Volume 1: 1754-1755

    This compendium of articles concerns the first two years of the French and Indian War as reported in accounts culled from different newspapers published in Britain's North American colonies and Europe. It was through these articles, letters from governmen

    • ASIN: 0788410857

  • French and Indian War: A History From Beginning to End

    French and Indian War* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The French and Indian War is one of the most significant, yet least acknowledged and understood, periods of American history. Fought chiefly between the two imperial powers of England and France in the mid-18th century, the struggle would also draw in native Indian nations who sought to exert their own strength and sovereignty over the North American continent. Inside you will read about...

    • ASIN: B01MTFOF19

  • French and Indian War Notices Abstracted from Colonial Newspapers, Volume 4: September 17, 1759 to December 30, 1760

    Packed full of action and drama: soldiers march, ships sail, guns roar; generals fall, villages burn and scalping knives drip with gore. These unaltered newspaper articles consist of letters, reports and perhaps a few exaggerations; still, they represent

    • ASIN: 0788413783
    • Brand: Brand: Heritage Books Inc.

  • French and Indian War Notices Abstracted from Colonial Newspapers, Volume 3: January 1, 1758-September 17, 1759

    Abercrombie's humiliating defeat at Ticonderoga in 1758 was the last straw for the beleaguered British Army. After three years of attempts to remove the French from their settlements and forts on English territory, the British resolved to replace their in

    • ASIN: 0788413031
    • Brand: Brand: Heritage Books Inc.

  • War in the Peaceable Kingdom: The Kittanning Raid of 1756

    On the morning of September 8, 1756, a band of about three hundred volunteers of a newly created Pennsylvania militia led by Lt. Col. John Armstrong crept slowly through the western Pennsylvania brush. The night before they had reviewed a plan to quietly surround and attack the Lenape, or Delaware, Indian village of Kittanning. The Pennsylvanians had learned that several prominent Delaware who had led recent attacks on frontier settlements as well as a number of white prisoners were at the village. Seeking reprisal, Armstrong’s force successf...

    • ASIN: 1594162697

  • Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History

    In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West, centering on Quanah, the greatest Comanche chief of them all. S. C. Gwynne’s Empire of the Summer Moon spans two astonishing stories. The first traces the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history. The second entails one of the most remarkable narratives ever to come out of the Old West: the epic saga of the pione...

    • ASIN: 1416591060
    • Brand: Scribner

  • Masters of Empire: Great Lakes Indians and the Making of America

    A radical reinterpretation of early American history from a native point of viewIn Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A. McDonnell reveals the vital role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America. Though less well known than the Iroquois or Sioux, the Anishinaabeg, who lived across Lakes Michigan and Huron, were equally influential. Masters of Empire charts the story of one group, the Odawa, who settled at the straits between those two lakes, a hub for trade and diplomacy throughout the vast country w...

    • ASIN: 0809068001
    • Brand: Hill Wang

  • The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the Nation

    George Washington's place in the foundations of the Republic remains unrivalled. His life story--from his beginnings as a surveyor and farmer, to colonial soldier in the Virginia Regiment, leader of the Patriot cause, commander of the Continental Army, and finally first president of the United States--reflects the narrative of the nation he guided into existence. There is, rightfully, no more chronicled figure.Yet American history has largely forgotten what Washington himself knew clearly: that the new Republic's fate depended less on grand rhe...

    • ASIN: B079SDYW17

  • Revolution: Mapping the Road to American Independence, 1755-1783

    The spectacular legacy and importance of early American cartographers.Historians of the Revolutionary War in America have been fortunate in their resources: few wars in history have such a rich literary and cartographic heritage. The high skills of the surveyors, artists, and engravers who delineated the topography and fields of battle allow us to observe the unfolding of events that ultimately defined the United States.When warfare erupted between Britain and her colonists in 1775, maps provided graphic news about military matters. A number of...

    • ASIN: 0393060322

  • War of 1812: A History From Beginning to End

    War of 1812Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.In 1812, Americans held two distinctly different visions of their country. Some saw growing production, manufactures, trade, and merchant ships traversing the globe bringing a vast array of staple and luxury goods to commercial centers and riches to American captains living in cities like the capitals of Europe. Others saw a vast agrarian paradise spreading from the eastern coast into the western wilderness where innumerable American farmers...

    • ASIN: B07BRHRDVR

  • American Heritage History of Early America: 1492-1776

    Here, from American Heritage, is the human, vital story of America's beginnings - from the journeys of early explorers and the founding of the Plymouth and Jamestown colonies to the French and Indian Wars and victory in the War of Independence.

    • ASIN: B01B4TYDIU

  • A call to win the third war of independence of Haiti

    What does it really take to build a nation? For Haiti, the journey has been long and difficult. The uniquely tragic history of its land is marked by slavery, struggle, suffering, and striving for betterment. Yet the pain and the sacrifices of its people manifested itself into monumental events, events which changed the course of history for the world itself.From the bounds of colonial chains, the enduring slaves of Haiti freed themselves and bravely won their land at last. Yet, the nation remains in chains to this day, chains which are holding ...

    • ASIN: B07D1YJ1D6

  • The Alamo and Beyond: A Collector's Journey

    New printing includes a new introduction by Texas History Legend Stephen L. Hardin. When Phil Collins was a kid growing up in a London suburb, he would often watch an amazing show on his family television.  There, in black and white, was Fess Parker as Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier.  As he matured, Collins not only acted out the exploits of his new hero, but he often refought the Battle of the Alamo with his toy soldiers.  Even though music came to dominate his life, it was this love of history—and Davy Crockett and the Alamo in...

    • ASIN: 1933337508

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