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The founding of the United States experience, 1763-1815

Author: Gerry Souter; Janet Souter; Richard D Brown
Publisher: London : Carlton Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Audio book, etc.   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This unique narrative spans the French-Indian Wars of the 1760s and the Jacksonian era--a period in which the fires of rebellion were stoked, and a fledging nation took her place among the world's powers. Features reproductions of rare documents, memorabilia, & audio CD with more than 70 minutes of readings of contemporary letters, diaries, and documents.
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Genre/Form: History
Sources
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gerry Souter; Janet Souter; Richard D Brown
ISBN: 1844421120 9781844421121
OCLC Number: 81269042
Notes: Removable facsimiles in pockets.
Description: 61, [3] pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, facsimiles ; 27 x 31 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Introduction --
French and Indian War ends, 1773 --
Intolerable acts, 1764-1768 --
Rebels and Redcoats collide, 1770-1774 --
British feed the Rebel cause, 1775 --
Gunfire at Lexington and Concord, 1775 --
Breed's Hill and Bunker Hill, 1775 --
Washington chosen to lead, 1776 --
Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776 --
British soldier --
Continental soldier --
British return to the colonies, 1776 --
From New York to the New Jersey woods, Washington retreats --
First Trenton, then Princeton, 1776-77 --
Winter quarters at Morristown, 1776-77 --
Fateful defeat of "Gentleman Johnny" Burgoyne, 1777 --
Into Valley Forge, 1777-78 --
American army is tested at Monmouth, 1778 --
Fight Americans with Americans, Camden to Kings Mountain --
Cowpens, 1780 --
Yorktown, 1781 --
Creating a country from scratch --
America looks west for elbow room --
United States asserts itself, the Tripolitan War --
Senseless duel and the corps of discovery --
Trouble with Britain, again --
Land war of 1812 --
War at sea, and the end of the beginning --
Founding and the future --
Index --
Credits.
Responsibility: Gerry and Janet Souter ; Richard D. Brown, general editor.

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This unique narrative spans the French-Indian Wars of the 1760s and the Jacksonian era--a period in which the fires of rebellion were stoked, and a fledging nation took her place among the world's powers. Features reproductions of rare documents, memorabilia, & audio CD with more than 70 minutes of readings of contemporary letters, diaries, and documents.

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