The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln
by Abraham Lincoln
Publisher: The Abraham Lincoln Association 2006
Number of pages: 3356
Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth President of the United States, serving from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. This immense collection includes Lincoln's speeches, letters, and telegrams. It provides a vivid picture of history as lived day-to-day, without the filter of hindsight.
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by Mark Betka, at al. - U. S. Department of State
Women of Influence: this collection chronicles how 21 notable American women broke new ground, some by championing equal rights for all and others by their accomplishments in fields such as government, literature, and even in war.
- CK-12 Foundation
Contents: Introduction; Colonial America; The Early Republic; Manifest Destiny and the Slavery Question; A Nation Divided: The American Civil War and Reconstruction; The Gilded Age and the Rise of American Power; The Progressive Era; World War I.
From the table of contents: Colonial America; Pre American Revolution; American Revolution; Battles; Post Revolution; War of 1812; Mexican-American War; American Civil War; Amendments to the United States Constitution; and much more.
by Zachary F. Smith - John P. Morton & Company
The Battle of New Orleans took place on January 8, 1815 and was the final major battle of the War of 1812. American forces, commanded by Major General Andrew Jackson, defeated an invading British Army intent on seizing New Orleans.