The True Benjamin Franklin
by Sydney George Fisher
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company 1903
Number of pages: 381
This is an analysis of the life and character of Franklin. The author have endeavored so far as possible to let Franklin speak for himself. The present single volume is more in the way of an estimate of his position, worth, and work, and yet gives every essential fact of his career with enough detail to enable the reader to appreciate it.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Steven Mintz - University of Houston
A history of the United States from the Revolution to the present. The book weaves together a very well done story of America. It is encyclopedic in its coverage, with hundreds of pages on everything from Native Americans to the 9-11 attacks.
by Ona Griffin Jeffries - W. Funk
Since the beginning of our history as a nation, Americans have had a very special interest in both the informal and the official social life of our capital. This book is an intimate glimpse into the social and domestic aspects of the Presidential life.
by Elbert J. Benton, Henry E. Bourne - Project Gutenberg
This is the introductory part of a course in American history embodying the plan of study recommended by the Committee of Eight of the American Historical Association. The plan calls for a continuous course running through grades six seven and eight.
by D. H. Montgomery - Ginn & Company
A textbook for pupils beginning the study of our history. This is a panorama of the leading events of our history, with their causes and results clearly traced. It is sometimes regarded as the best school history of the United States yet published.