Archiv der Kategorie: American History (English)

Franklin County, Ohio: A Collection Of Reminiscences Of The Early Settlement

Franklin County, Ohio: A Collection Of Reminiscences Of The Early Settlement – William T. Martin It is the design of this book to preserve for the people of Franklin County an imperishable record of its early history — now existing … Weiterlesen

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Personal Recollections of the Civil War

Personal Recollections of the Civil War – James Madison Stone. This volume does not claim to be a tactical, or strategic history of the campaigns of which it treats; it aims rather to be a narrative of the every-day life … Weiterlesen

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The Life Of George Washington Volume 2

The Life Of George Washington Volume 2 – Washington Irving „The Life Of George Washington“ is a monumental work on the life of one of the most famous American presidents. Originally published in five volumes between 1853 and 1859, it … Weiterlesen

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Centennial History of Columbus and Franklin County

Centennial History of Columbus and Franklin County – William Alexander Taylor Columbus is the state capital and the most populous city of the U.S. state of Ohio, as well as the county seat of Franklin County. Named for explorer Christopher … Weiterlesen

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A Tour on the Prairies

A Tour on the Prairies – Washington Irving The productions of Washington Irving are deservedly held in high estimation, not so much, perhaps, for their intrinsic merits as literary compositions, although in this respect they hold no mean position, as … Weiterlesen

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The Writings of Thomas Paine

The Writings of Thomas Paine – Thomas Paine Thomas Paine was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He authored the two most influential pamphlets at the start of the American Revolution, and he inspired the rebels in … Weiterlesen

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American Slavery As It Was – The Background Of Twelve Years A Slave

American Slavery As It Was – The Background Of Twelve Years A Slave – Theodore Dwight Weld With the recent success of the movie and book „Twelve Years A Slave“ in mind, this title, as the name imports, gives a … Weiterlesen

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The History of Pittsburgh

The History of Pittsburgh – Sarah Hutchins Killikelly Miss Killikelly’s book is more than a history of Pittsburgh, and all but serves as a history of Allegheny County, of which Pittsburgh has long been the metropolis, and which since the … Weiterlesen

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Biographical Encyclopedia of Texas

Biographical Encyclopedia of Texas – Southern Publishign Company. Biography is not given its rightful place in literature. It has a more intimate relation to History than is assigned by common judgment; for, after all, the life of any nation is … Weiterlesen

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The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza De Vaca

The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza De Vaca – Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca. Alvar Nuñez joined the expedition of Pámfilo de Narvaez to Florida in 1526 as treasurer. With two other Spaniards and an Arab Moor, he was the … Weiterlesen

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