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|The American Revolution: A Picture Sourcebook |
by John Grafton
This collection of more than 400 black-and-white illustrations forms a vivid view of the struggle for independence. Illustrations of every important battle are included, as well as facsimiles of major documents, portraits, and more.
|Boy Scouts Handbook: The First Edition, 1911 |
by Boy Scouts of America
Complete republication of a book that has been used by generations of American youths, with copious information on such topics as woodcrafting, camping, sailing, as well as developing self-reliance and good citizenship.
|The Cowboy at Work |
by Fay E. Ward
Want to know how to throw a half-diamond hitch and wield a branding iron? Interested in the recipe for S. B. stew? This authoritative manual by an old-time cowboy explains it all. 600 black-and-white illustrations.
|Daniel Boone's Own Story & The Adventures of Daniel Boone |
by Daniel Boone, Francis Lister Hawkes
This two-part tale features reminiscences in the legendary frontiersman's own words and a profile of his entire life, with exciting accounts of blazing the Wilderness Road and serving as a militiaman during the Revolutionary War.
|History of the Civil War, 1861-1865 |
by James Ford Rhodes
1917 Pulitzer Prize–winner is widely regarded as one of the most outstanding studies — and first unbiased history — of the Civil War. "...very attractive volume." — American Historical Review. Notes. 2 maps. Introduction.
|The Lawless Decade: Bullets, Broads and Bathtub Gin |
by Paul Sann, Howard V. Sann
From the start of Prohibition to the Wall Street Crash, these lively vignettes portray the most noteworthy people and events of the 1920s. Hundreds of photographs depict gangsters, flappers, movie stars, other personalities.
|Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest |
by Eugene L. Conrotto
Handy guide to long-lost mines, rich veins of ore, silver lodes, buried treasure, other bonanzas awaiting discovery. Descriptions of each treasure, general locale, maps, more. 96 maps, over 50 other illustrations.
|Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail |
by Theodore Roosevelt, Frederic Remington
Beautifully illustrated by Remington, Roosevelt's celebration of the Old West recounts his adventures in the Dakota Badlands of the 1880s, from roundups to Indian encounters to hunting bighorn sheep.
|The United States Constitution: The Full Text with Supplementary Materials |
by Bob Blaisdell
The basis of our nation's law and government, the Constitution is America's most important political and social document. This inexpensive reference contains the main text and amendments plus a wealth of background information. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.