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1787 – The Grand Convention – The Year That Made a Nation – Clinton Rossiter – 1966

A Genesis of Religious Freedom: The Story of the Jews of Newport – Dr. Melvin I. Urofsky – RI and Touro Synagogue, Heritage Muse, 2013

A Great Improvisation – Franklin, France and the Birth of America – Stacy Schiff – 2006

A Heart That Yearned for God – Abraham Lincoln – His Life and Faith - 1976

A History of Harvard University – Benjamin Peirce – 1833

A Preface to American Political Theory – Donald S. Lutz – 1992

A Son of Thunder – Patrick Henry and the American Republic – Henry Mayer

Abigail Adams – A Life – Woody Holton

Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution – James M. McPherson – 1991

Abraham Lincoln – God’s Humble Instrument – Ron L. Anderson – 2009

Abraham Lincoln – Man of God – John Wesley Hill – 1920

Abraham Lincoln – The Prairie Years and the War Years – Carl Sandburg

Abraham Lincoln – The War Years – Carl Sandburg - 2013

Alexander Hamilton – Ron Chernow - 2005

Almost a Miracle – The American Victory in the War of Independence by John Ferling (Oxford University Press, 2007)

American Education – The National Experience – 1783 – 1876 – 1980

American Education –The Colonial Experience, 1607 – 1789 – Lawrence A. Cremin - 1970

American Revolution – Discover How a Few Patriots Battled a Mighty Empire – DK - Stuart Murray – 2015

American Revolution: Discover How a Few Patriots Battled a Mighty Empire from the Boston Massacre to the Birth of a New Nation – Stuart Murray – 2015

American Scripture – Making the Declaration of Independence – Pauline Maier – 1998

American Spring – Lexington, Concord and the Road to Revolution – Walter R. Borneman – 2014

American Zion – The Old Testament as a Political Text from the Revolution to the Civil War – Eran Shalev – 2014

America’s God – From Jonathan Edwards to Abraham Lincoln – Mark A. Noll – 2005

America’s God – From Jonathan Edwards to Abraham Lincoln – Mark A. Noll – 2005

Apostle of Liberty - The World Changing Leadership of George Washington - Stephen McDowell - 2007

Battle Cry of Freedom – The Civil War Era – James M. McPherson – 2005

Battles of the Revolutionary War – 1775 – 1781 – W. J. Wood

Benjamin Franklin – The Religious Life of a Founding Father

Biography of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence – John Sanderson – – 2012

Bunker Hill – A City, A Siege, A Revolution – Nathaniel Philbrick – 2014

Charles River Editors

Christianity and the Constitution – The Faith of Our Founding Fathers – John Eidsmoe – 1995

Civil War – Witness the War That Turned a Nation Against Itself – DK – 2015

Common Sense – Thomas Paine – 1776

Constitutional Dictatorship – Crisis Government in Modern Democracies – Clinton Rossiter – 2020

Creation of the American Republic – 1776 – 1787 – Gordon W. Wood – 1998

Daughters of Liberty – 1775 – 1827 – Karen Taschek – 2011

Defending the Declaration – How the Bible and Christianity Influenced the Writing of the Declaration of Independence – Gary Amos – 1996

Documents Illustrative of the Formation of the Union of the American States – Charles C. Meyer – 1927

Dr. Joseph Warren – The Boston Tea party, Bunker Hill and the Birth of American Liberty 0 Samuelk A. Forman – 2012

Education in the Forming of American Society – Bernard Bailyn – 1960

Empire of Liberty – A History of the Early Republic – 1789 – 1815 – Gordon S. Wood – 2009

Empire of Liberty – A History of the Early Republic – 1789 – 1815 – Gordon S. Wood – 2009

Establishing Religious Liberty – Jefferson’s Statute in Virginia – Thomas E. Buckley – 2014

Faces of Revolution – Personalities and Themes in the Struggle for American Independence – Bernard Bailyn – 1992

Faith and Freedom – the Christian Roots of American Liberty – Benjamin Hart – 1990

Faith and the Founders of the American Republic – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2014

Faith and the Founders of the American Republic – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2014

Forgotten Founders on Religion and Public Life Daniel L. Dreisbach

Founding Faith – How Our Founding Fathers Forged a Radical New Approach to Religious Liberty – Steven Waldman – 2009

Founding Faith – Providence, Politics, and the Birth of Religious Freedom in America – Steven Waldman – 2008

Founding Mothers – Linda Depauw – 1994

Founding Mothers – The Women Who Raised Our Nation – Cokie Roberts – 2004

Freedom Rising – Washington in the Civil War – Ernest B. Furgurson

Friends Divided – John Adams and Thomas Jefferson – Gordon S. Wood – 2018

From Resistance to Revolution – Colonial Radicals and the Development of American Opposition to Britain, 1765 – 1776 – Pauline Maier – 1991

From Resistance to Revolution – Colonial Radicals and the Development of American Opposition to Britain, 1765-1776 - Pauline Maier – 1972

From Resistance to Revolution – Colonial Radicals and the Development of American Opposition to Britain, 1765-1776 by Pauline Maier - 1973

Gateway to Freedom – The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad – Eric Froner - 2015

George Mason, Forgotten Founder – Jeff Broadwater – 2006

George Mason’s Pursuit of Religious Liberty in Revolutionary Virginia – Daniel L. Dreisbach 2000

George Washington and the Story of the U. S. Constitution Candice F. Ransom – 2011

George Washington – Spymaster – How the Americans Out-spied the British and Won the Revolutionary War – Thomas B. Allen – 2004

George Washington: The Character and Influence of One Man – Verna M. Hall

George Whitefield – America’s Spiritual Founding Father – 2016

God and Man at Yale – William F. Buckley – 1951

God in America – PBS Series – 2010

God of Liberty: A Religious History of the American Revolution – Thomas S. Kidd

God’s New Israel – Religious Interpretations of American Destiny – Conrad Cherry – 1998

History of Religious Liberty – From Tyndale to Madison – Michael Farris – 2015

History of the Origin, Formation and Adoption of the Constitution of the United States – Volume 1 – George Ticknor Curtis – 1923, 2010

History of the Origin, Formation and Adoption of the Constitution of the United States – Volume 2 – George Ticknor Curtis – 1923, 2010

Ideological Origins of the American Revolution by Bernard Bailyn - 1967

In the Beginning Was the Word – The Bible in American Public Life – 1402 – 1783 – Francis A. McAnaney

In the Hands of a Good Providence – Religion in the Life of George Washington – Mary V. Thompson

In the Hurricane’s Eye – The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown – Nathaniel Philbrick – 2018

In the Hurricane’s Eye – The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown – Nathaniel Philbrick – 2018

Inventing America – Jefferson’s Declaration of Independence – Gary Wills – 2018

James Madison and the Making of America – Kevin R. C. Gutzman

James Madison – Gary Wills – 2002

James Madison – The Father of Religious Liberty – Rodney K. Smith – 2019

James Madison – a Son of Virginia and a Founder of the Nation – Jeff Broadwater – 2012

James Thomas Flexner – Washington – the Indispensable Man – James Thomas Flexner – 1994

Jefferson, Madison and the Making of the Constitution – Jeff Broadwater – 2019

John Adams and the American Revolution – Catherine Drinker Bowen - 2001

John Adams and the American Revolution – Catherine Drinker Bower – 2001

John Adams – David McCullough – 2002

John Adams – David McCullough

John Jay – Founding Fathers – Walter Stahr – 2017

John Witherspoon and the Founding of the American Republic – Jeffrey H. Morrison – 2003

King James Version – Holy Bible – 1611 Edition

Leadership Lessons of Abraham Lincoln – Strategies, Advice and Words of Wisdom on Leadership, Responsibility and Power – Abraham Lincoln – 2011

Let It Begin Here: Lexington & Concord: First Battles of the American Revolution – Dennis Brindell Fradin and Larry Day – 2009

Liberty’s Daughters – The Revolutionary Experience of American Women – 1750 – 1800 – Mary Beth Norton - 1980

Liberty’s Daughters – The Revolutionary Experience of American Women – 1750 – 1800 – Mary Beth Norton

Liberty’s Daughters – The Revolutionary Experience of American Women, 1750-1800 – May Beth Norton

Lincoln and the Triumph of the Nation – Constitutional Conflict in the American Civil War - Mark Neely Jr. – 2011

Lincoln at Gettysburg – The Words that Remade America – Gary Wills – 2006

Lincoln on Law, Leadership and Life – Jonathan W. White – 2015

Lincoln on Leadership for Today – Abraham Lincoln’s Approach to Twenty-First-Century Issues – Donald T. Phillips – 2017

Lincoln on Leadership – Executive Strategies for Tough Times – Donald T. Phillips – 1993

Lincoln’s Greatest Speech – The Second Inaugural – Ronald C. White, Jr. – 2002

Lincoln’s Use of the Bible – S. Trevena Jackson – 2012

Lives of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence – Charles Augustus Goodrich – 1834, 2018

Miracle At Philadelphia: The Story of the Constitutional Convention May – September 1787 – Catherine Drinker Bower – 1986

Miracle at Philadelphia – The Story of the Constitutional Convention from May to September 1787 – Catherine Brinker Bowen - 1986

Never Before in History – America’s Inspired Birth – Gary Amos –

Ordeal by Fire – The Civil War and Reconstruction – James M. McPherson -

Origins of the American Revolution - John C. Miller 1943

Patrick Henry – John A. Ragosta – 2016

Patrick Henry – Thomas S. Kidd – 2011

Patriots – The Men Who Started the American Revolution by A. J. Langguth - 1988

Patriots: The Men Who Started the American Revolution - A. J. Langguth - 1988

Paul Revere and the World He Lived In - Esther Forbes - 1999

Paul Revere’s Ride - David Hackett Fischer - 1994

Power, Morals and the Founding Fathers: Essays in the Interpretation of American Enlightenment – Adrienne Koch – 1961

Ratification – The People Debate the Constitution, 1787 – 1788 – Pauline Maier - 2010

Ratification – The People Debate the Constitution, 1787-1788 - Pauline Maier - 2010

Reading the Bible with the Founding Fathers – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2017

Reading the Bible with the Founding Fathers – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2017

Rebels Rising – Cities and the American Revolution – Benjamin L. Carp – 2007

Rebels and Redcoats – The American Revolution Through the Eyes of Those That Fought and Lived It - George F. Scheer and Hugh F. Rankin - 1987

Religion and Politics in the Early Republic Jasper Adams and the Church-State Debate – Daniel L, Dreisbach – 1996

Religious Freedom – Jefferson’s Legacy, America’s Creed – John A. Ragosta – 2014

Religious Liberty in the American Republic – Gerard V. Bradley – 2008

Revolutionaries – A New History of the Invention of America – Jack N. Rakove

Revolutionary Characters – What Made the Founders Different – 2007

Revolutionary Characters – What Made the Founders Different – Gordon S. Wood – 2006

Revolutionary Mothers – Women in the Struggle for America’s Independence - 2005

Revolutionary Mothers – Women in the Struggle for America’s Independence - Carol Berkin - 2005

Revolutionary Mothers – Women in the Struggle for America’s Independence – Carol Berkin – 2005

Revolutionary Mothers – Women in the Struggle for America’s Independence – Carol Berkin

Rome Reborn on Western Shores – Historical Imagination and athe Creation of the American Republic – Eran Shalev – 2009

Rudiments of America’s Christian History and Government – Verna M. Hall and Rosalie June Slater

Sacred Liberty – America’s Long, Bloody, and Ongoing Struggle for Religious Freedom – 2019

Sacred Scripture, Sacred War – The Bible and the American Revolution – James P. Byrd – 2013

Sam Adams – Father of the American Revolution – Mark Puls – 2009

Sam Adams – Pioneer in Propaganda – John C. Miller – 1936

Samuel Adams – A Life – Ira Stoll – 2009

Samuel Adams – Son of Liberty – Clifford Lindsey Alderman – 1970

Samuel Adams – Son of Liberty – Father of Revolution – Benjamin H. Irvin -

Samuel Adams – Son of Liberty – Father of Revolution – Benjamin Irvin – 2002

Samuel Adams – The Father of American Independence – Dennis B. Fradin – 1998

Samuel Adams – The Life of an American Revolutionary – John K. Alexander -

Samuel Adams – Writings – Volume 1 – 1968

Samuel Adams – Writings – Volume 2 – 1968

Samuel Adams – Writings – Volume 3 – 1968

Samuel Adams – Writings – Volume 4 – 1968

Saratoga – Turning Point of America’s Revolutionary War -Richard M. Ketchum - 1997

Sea of Glory – A Naval History of the American Revolution - Nathan Miller - 1992

Secret History of the American Revolution – An Account of the Conspiracies of Benedict Arnold and Numerous Others Drawn from the Secret Service Paper - Carl Van Doren -1941

Seedtime of the Republic – Clinton Rossiter – 1953

Si characters in Search of a Republic – Clinton Rossiter – 1964

Signers of the Declaration – Historic Places Commemorating the Signing of the Declaration of Independence – Robert G. Ferris – 1973

Signing their Rights Away – Denise Kiernan and Joseph D’Agnese – 2011

Sources and Documents Illustrating the American Revolution – 1764 – 1788 – Samuel Eliot Morison – 1965

Spies, Patriots and Traitors – American Intelligence in the Revolutionary War – Kenneth a. Daigler

Spirit of Seventy-six – The Story of the American Revolution as told by Participants - Henry Commanger and Richard Morris - 1958

Teaching and Learning America’s Christian History: The Principle Approach – Verna M. Hall and Rosalie June Slater

Team of Rivals – The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln – Deckle Edge – 2005

The American Crisis – Thomas Paine – 1776

The American Dictionary of the English Language – Noah Webster – 1828

The American Enlightenment – The Shaping of the American Experiment and a Free Society – Adrienne Koch – 1965

The American Presidency – Clinton Rossiter – 1987

The American Quest – The Founding of the American Republic – 1790 – 1860 – Clinton Rossiter – 1971

The American Revolution for Kids – Janis Herbert – 2002

The American Revolution – A History by Gordon S. Wood - 2002

The American Revolution – A Visual History – DK – 2016

The American Tradition – Clarence Carson – 1964

The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin – Gordon S. Wood – 2005

The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin – Gordon S. Wood – 2005

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin – Benjamin Franklin

The Bible and the Constitution – Verna M. Hall and Rosalie June Slater

The Birth of the Republic, 1763-89 by Edmund Morgan - 1956

The Christian History of the American Revolution: Consider and Ponder – Verna M. Hall

The Christian History of the Constitution of the United States of America: Christian Self-Government, vol. I – Verna M. Hall

The Christian History of the Constitution of the United States of America: Christian Self-Government, vol. II – Verna M. Hall

The Colonial Merchants and the American Revolution, 1763-1776 by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Sr. - 1917

The Creation of the American Republic – 1776 – 1787 – Gordon S. Wood – 2011

The Culper Ring – The History and Legacy of the Revolutionary War’s Most Famous Spy Ring – Charles River

The Declaration of Independence – A Study in the History of Political Ideas – Carl L. Becker – 1942

The Declaration of Independence – Early America – Jill Mulhall – 2004

The First American Revolution – The American Colonies on the Eve of Independence – Clinton Rossiter – 1956

The First Congress – How James Madison, George Washington, and a Group of Extraordinary Men Invented the Government - Fergus M. Bordewich – 2016

The First Conspiracy – The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington – Brad Meltzer

The Formation and Evolution of the American Constitution – Debates, Constitutional Amendment Process, Biographies – U. S. Congress – 2018

The Founders and the Bible – Carl J. Richard - 2016

The Founders on God and Government – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2004

The Founding Fathers and the Debate over Religion in Revolutionary America – 2012

The Founding Fathers on Leadership – Classic Teamwork in Changing Times – Donald T. Phillips – 1997

The Glorious Cause – The American Revolution – 1763 0 1789

The Great Awakening – A Brief History of Documents – 2008

The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution – Bernard Bailyn - 1967

The Last of the Fathers – James Madison and the Republican Legacy – Drew R. McCoy – 1989

The Minutemen and Their World by Robert A. Gross - 1981

The Miracle of America – The Influence of the Bible on the Founding History and Principles of the United States – Angela F. Kamrath – 2013

The Miracle of America – The Influence of the Bible on the Founding History and Principles of the United States – High School Teacher Course Guide - Angela F. Kamrath – 2013

The Most Dangerous Man in America – Scenes from the Life of Benjamin Franklin – Catherine Drinker Bower – 1986

The Origin of American Constitutionalism – Donald s. Lutz – 1988

The Origins of Independence – Bernard Bailyn – 968

The Political Thought of the American Revolution – Clinton Rossiter – 1963

The Political theory of the American Founding – Natural Rights, Public Policy and the Moral Conditions of Freedom – 2017

The Radicalism of the American Revolution – Gordon S. Wood – 2002

The Religion of Abraham Lincoln – William E. Barton – 1920

The Religious Beliefs of America’s Founders – Gregg L. Frazer – 2014

The Return of George Washington – Uniting the States – 1783 – 1789

The Road to Concord – How Four Stolen Cannon Ignited the Revolutionary War - J. L. Bell - 2016

The Sacred Rights of Conscience – Selected Readings on Religious Liberty – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2009

The Signers of the Declaration of Independence – A Biographical and Genealogical Reference – Della Gray Barthelmas – 2003

The Sons of Liberty – The Lives and Legacies of John Adams, Samuel Adams, Paul revere and John Hancock – Charles Rivers Editors – 2013

The Speeches and Writings of Abraham Lincoln – Don E. Rehrenbacher, Editor – 2018

The Stamp Act Crisis – Edmund S. Morgan and Helen M. Morgan – 1995

The Story of the Declaration of Independence – Dumas Malone – 1954

The Struggle for Sea Power – A Naval History of the American Revolution - Sam Willis - 2016

The Summer of 1787 – The Men Who Invented the Constitution – David O. Stewart - 2007

The Transformation of the School – Progressivism in American Education – 1876 – 1957 – 1964

The War That Forged a Nation – Why the Civil War Still Matters – James M McPherson – 2015

The Wisdom of Thomas Jefferson – Kees De Mooy – 2003

This Glorious Struggle – George Washington’s Revolutionary War Letters – Edward G. Lengel – 2010

Thomas Fleming – The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers – Thomas Fleming

Thomas Jefferson and the Wall of Separation Between Church and State – Daniel L. Dreisbach – 2002

Todd Andrik – Journal of the American Revolution – Annual Volume – Todd Andrik – 2018

Tried by War – Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief - James M. McPherson – 2009

Victory at Yorktown– The Campaign that Won the Revolution - Richard M. Ketchum - 2004

Vindicating the Founders: Race, Sex, Class, and Justice in the Origins of America – Thomas G. West – 2000

Washington – A Life – Ron Chernow – 2011

Washington – The Indispensable Man - James Thomas Flexner - 1974

Washington – the Indispensable Man – James Thomas Flexner

Washington’s Crossing - David Hackett Fischer - 2004

Washington’s Immortals – Patrick K. O’Donnell – 2016

Washington’s Immortals – The Untold Story of an Elite Regiment Who Changed the Course of the Revolution - Patrick K. O’Donnell - 2016

Washington’s Secret War – The Hidden History of Valley Forge - Thomas Fleming - 2005

Washington’s Spies – The Story of America’s First Spy Ring – Alexander Rose

Washington’s War 1779 – Benjamin Lee Huggins – 2018

Way of the Fox – American Strategy in the War for America, 1775-1783 - Dave Palmer - 1975

We Still Hold These Truths – Matthew Spalding – 2009

We the People – The Formation and Evolution of the U. S. Constitution – James Madison, Helen M. Campbell, U. S. Congress – 2018

Wellspring of Liberty – How Virginia's Religious Dissenters Helped Win the American Revolution and Secured Religious Liberty – John A. Ragosta – 2010

What Kind of Nation – Thomas Jefferson, John Marshall and the Epic Struggle to Create a United States – James F. Simon -

With Zeal and With Bayonets Only – The British Army on Campaign in North America, 1775-1783 - Matthew H. Spring - 2008

Women Heroes of the American Revolution – 20 Storeis of Espionage, Sabotage, Defiance and Rescue – Susan Cases

Women Heroes of the American Revolution – Susan Casey – 2017

Women Soldiers, Spies, and Patriots of the American Revolution – Martha Kneib - 2004

Women of the Republic – Intellect and Ideology in Revolutionary America - Linda K. Kerber - 1980

Women of the Republic – Intellect and Ideology in Revolutionary America – Linda K. Kerber – 1980

Women of the Republic – Intellect and Ideology in Revolutionary America – Linda K. Kerber – 1980

Women of the Revolution – Bravery and Sacrifice on the Southern Battlefields – Robert Dunkerly

Words of the Founding Fathers – Selected Quotations – Steve Coffman – 2012

 

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