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Now you can study the American Revolution from first-hand perspective. This is volume 3 of the First-hand History of America. This essential collection includes 85 primary source accounts from pre 1745 to 1784. No source is better than the original. It is untainted and ...
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The American Revolution

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Overview

Now you can study the American Revolution from first-hand perspective. This is volume 3 of the First-hand History of America. This essential collection includes 85 primary source accounts from pre 1745 to 1784. No source is better than the original. It is untainted and tells the history as it happened.

This eBook is #3 in the First-hand History of America series

*This collection includes 85 First-hand Accounts:
• The Two Sieges of Louisbourg – A. G. Bradley
• Washington's Expedition to the Ohio – George Washington
• Washington's Expedition to the Ohio and the Battle of Great Meadows – A. G. Bradley
• Benjamin Franklin's Plan of Union – Benjamin Franklin
• The Defeat of Braddock – A. G. Bradley
• Braddock's Defeat – George Washington
• The Deportation of the Acadians of Nova Scotia – A. G. Bradley
• The Deportation of the Acadians – Colonel John Winslow
• Wolfe Defeats Montcalm at Quebec – Captain John Knox
• In Opposition to Writs of Assistance – James Otis
• The Stamp Act and its Repeal – William E. H. Lechy
• Pitt's Protest Against the Stamp Act – William Pitt
• Declaration of Rights – Delegates from Nine Colonies
• The Repeal of the Stamp Act – Secretary Henry Seymour Conway
• Brant to Lord Germaine – Brant
• Benjamin Franklin's Examination Before the House of Commons – Benjamin Franklin
• Daniel Boone Migrates to Kentucky – Daniel Boone
• Daniel Boone's Migration to Kentucky – Theodore Roosevelt
• The Spanish Settle in California – Josiah Royce
• An Eye-witness Describes the Boston Massacre – John Tudor
• Indentured "White Slaves" in the Colonies – William Eddis
• The Boston Tea Party – Thomas Hutchinson
• The First Continental Congress – John Adams
• Logan to Lord Dunmore – Logan
• Patrick Henry's Call to Arms – William Wirt
• Lexington, Concord and Bunker Hill – William E. H. Lecky
• Patrick Henry's "Give Me Liberty Or Give Me Death" Speech – Patrick Henry
• Washington's Appointment as Commander-in-chief – Washington Irving
• Washington Appointed Commander-in-chief—His Speech of Acceptance – George Washington
• The Battle of Lexington—A Contemporary Account – Salem Gazette
• The Battle of Concord – The Reverend William Emerson
• Farewell to Mrs. Washington – George Washington
• Washington at Cambridge – George Washington
• The Battle of Bunker Hill – A Leader of the Provincial Forces
• Paul Revere Tells of His Midnight Ride—Deposition of 1775 – Paul Revere
• The Dramatic Capture of Ticonderoga – Ethan Allen
• The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence – Committee of Mecklenburg County
• Washington's Capture of Boston – George Washington
• The Drafting of "The Declaration of Independence" – James Parton
• The Writing of The Declaration of Independence – Thomas Jefferson
• Jefferson's Original Draft of The Declaration – Thomas Jefferson
• Why Jefferson Was Chosen To Write The Declaration – John Adams
• Franklin in France – Sir George Trevelyan
• A Call For Independence – Thomas Paine
• The Siege and Capture of Boston: Washington's Own Reports to the President of Congress – George Washington
• The Battle of Long Island – A British Field-Officer
• The Evacuation of New York – General George Clinton
• The Battle of White Plains – General William Heath
• Washington, Discouraged, Appeals to Congress – George Washington
• The Battles of Trenton and Princeton – General George Washington
• Samuel Adams on American Independence – Samuel Adams
• The Battles of Trenton and Princeton – William E. H. Lecky
• The Defeat of Burgoyne at Saratoga – Sir Edward Creasy
• The Defeat and Surrender of Burgoyne – Frederika Charlotte Louise, Baroness von Riedesel
• Lafayette Arrives in America – Marie Paul Joseph, Marquis de Lafayette
• Lafayette in the American Revolution – Marie Paul Joseph, Marquis de Lafayette
• Washington at Valley Forge – Doctor Albigence Waldo
• Letters of Lafayette and Washington – Lafayette and Washington
• France Recognizes Ame
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Editorial Reviews

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“This is pure history, without all the filter of contemporary interpretation. These books will be a welcome addition to the library of anyone who wants to better understand where America has come from—and where we should be now.”
--Jay A. Parry, author, The Real George Washington
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015522563
  • Publisher: Packard Technologies
  • Publication date: 10/22/2012
  • Series: First-hand History of America , #3
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 340
  • Sales rank: 623,703
  • File size: 585 KB

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