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Abraham Lincoln: The American Presidents Series: The 16th President, 1861-1865

Abraham Lincoln

The American Presidents Series: The 16th President, 1861-1865

Henry Holt and Co. (2008)
£6.53

McGovern—a former U.S. senator, presidential candidate, veteran, and historian by training—offers...

The Scratch of a Pen: 1763 and the Transformation of North America

The Scratch of a Pen

1763 and the Transformation of North America

Oxford University Press (2006)
£10.79

In this superb volume in Oxford's acclaimed Pivotal Moments series, Colin Calloway reveals how the...

The U.S.-Mexican War: A Binational Reader
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2010)
£13.41

Drawing on a rich, interdisciplinary collection of U.S. and Mexican sources, this volume explores...

The Delectable Negro: Human Consumption and Homoeroticism within US Slave Culture

The Delectable Negro

Human Consumption and Homoeroticism within US Slave Culture

NYU Press (2014)
£29.99

Winner of the 2015 LGBT Studies award presented by the Lambda Literary Foundation Scholars of US...

Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever

Killing Lincoln

The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever

Henry Holt and Co. (2011)
£8.16

The mega bestseller that launched a franchise--a riveting history of the heart-stopping events...

The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave
The Floating Press (2008)
£5.85

Frederick Douglass was an ex-slave and a great orator in early 19th-century USA. His autobiography...

The Life of Abraham Lincoln
The Floating Press (2010)
£3.34

Despite the fact that Abraham Lincoln is widely regarded as one of the most historically significant...

For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War

For Cause and Comrades

Why Men Fought in the Civil War

Oxford University Press (1997)
£11.69

Why did the soldiers of the Civil War--Confederate and Union--risk their lives, through countless...

American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

American Lion

Andrew Jackson in the White House

Random House Publishing Group (2008)
£17.08

The definitive biography of a larger-than-life president who defied norms, divided a nation, and...

Gettysburg: Two Eyewitness Accounts

Gettysburg

Two Eyewitness Accounts

Random House Publishing Group (2010)
£7.69

In this unique series the Civil War comes vividly to life.  Here an eyewitness accounts--many...