American Revolution
epub |eng | 2008-02-05 | Author:Mark Puls [Puls, Mark]

American prospects for the war did not brighten with the spring of 1780. On May 12 in Charleston, South Carolina, British general Henry Clinton forced the surrender of General Lincoln, ...
( Category: American Revolution August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2006-08-14 | Author:Kate Berridge

10 Vide et Crede! The Lyceum Theatre, London ONE OF PHILIPSTAL’S programmes of entertainment in London was entitled ‘A Magical Deception’. But unfortunately it was not just on stage that ...
( Category: American Revolution August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-08 | Author:Brad Meltzer & Josh Mensch [Meltzer, Brad]

47 New York, New York June 1776 The Life Guards. They’re George Washington’s elite unit. His trusted bodyguards. The most disciplined men. The best-trained soldiers. In an army otherwise made ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents July 31,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:David A. Bell

In a Washingtonian gesture, Bolívar ostentatiously declared that he would resign both from the Peruvian dictatorship and the Colombian presidency. In both countries, the legislative bodies refused to agree. In ...
( Category: Democracy July 29,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2003-01-01 | Author:Walter Isaacson

Franklin’s First Articles of Confederation Plan For the colonies to cross the threshold of rebellion, they needed to begin conceiving of themselves as a new nation. To become independent of ...
( Category: American Revolution July 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2005-07-25 | Author:R. R. Palmer [Palmer, R. R.]

CHAPTER X Dictated Economy TWO ideas gave purpose to the struggles in France during the Revolution, the rights of the individual and the sovereignty of the nation. Revolutionary philosophers saw ...
( Category: American Revolution July 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-19 | Author:John Quincy Adams [Adams, John Quincy]

5. VI. The arrears of my Journal are a continual pressure upon me. I shall probably be very soon compelled to change my plan, and to notice the Events of ...
( Category: American Revolution July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-03 | Author:E. M. Halliday

( Category: Leadership July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-01 | Author:Rick Santorum [Santorum, Rick]

Today’s moviegoers may know Charles Carroll of Carrollton as the dying man in National Treasure who knew about a coded map on the back of the Declaration of Independence and ...
( Category: American Revolution July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Roland De Wolk

Jennie Stanford had been a quiet, if somewhat ostentatious presence so far, enduring the scorn of the more established San Francisco moneyed class with the same stoicism she had mustered ...
( Category: American Revolution July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-30 | Author:Harvey J. Kaye

( Category: American Revolution July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-27 | Author:Thomas Jefferson

( Category: U.S. Presidents June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2005-06-06 | Author:Edward G. Lengel

12 PHILADELPHIA December 1776 – September 1777 THE HUDSON RIVER dominated British strategic thinking in 1776. Both Lord Germain and William Howe thought that by controlling it Britain could end ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents June 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-05-05 | Author:Tim McGrath [McGrath, Tim]

* * * · · · MONROE RETURNED TO Washington from his tour on September 17, 1817, the thirtieth anniversary of the Constitution’s ratification. By this time the Republicans routinely ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents May 7,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hilda Gadea

11 WE SPENT THE month of December in harmony. Sometimes Ernesto ate with us. He would entertain us with the daily stories from the hospital and his activities as a ...
( Category: American Revolution April 15,2020 )