The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington

25 May 2020 | By Brad Meltzer | Filed in: american revolution.

In 1776, an elite group of soldiers were handpicked to serve as George Washington s bodyguards Washington trusted them relied on them But unbeknownst to Washington, some of them were part of a treasonous plan In the months leading up to the Revolutionary War, these traitorous soldiers, along wit

My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton

25 May 2020 | By Stephanie Dray | Filed in: american revolution.

From the New York Times bestselling authors of America s First Daughter comes the epic story of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton a revolutionary woman who, like her new nation, struggled to define herself in the wake of war, betrayal, and tragedy Haunting, moving, and beautifully written, Dray and Kamoie us

The Hamilton Affair

25 May 2020 | By Elizabeth Cobbs | Filed in: american revolution.

Set against the dramatic backdrop of the American Revolution, and featuring a cast of iconic characters such as George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and the Marquis de Lafayette, The Hamilton Affair tells the sweeping, tumultuous, true love story of Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler, from tr

Alex and Eliza (Alex & Eliza, #1)

25 May 2020 | By Melissa de la Cruz | Filed in: american revolution.

Their romance shaped a nation The rest was history n n1777 Albany, New York n nAs battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society s biggest events the Schuylers grand ball Descended from two of the oldest and most distin

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25 May 2020 | By Dan Abrams | Filed in: american revolution.

An eye opening story of America on the edge of revolution, revealing the life of young John Adams and his key role in the trial of the Boston Massacre.History remembers John Adams as a Founding Father and our country s second president But in the tense years before the American Revolution, he was s

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States

25 May 2020 | By Sarah Vowell | Filed in: american revolution.

From the bestselling author of Assassination Vacation and Unfamiliar Fishes, a humorous and insightful account of the Revolutionary War hero Marquis de Lafayette the one Frenchman we could all agree on and an insightful portrait of a nation s idealism and its reality n nOn August 16, 1824, an elder

I Survived the American Revolution, 1776 (I Survived, #15)

25 May 2020 | By Lauren Tarshis | Filed in: american revolution.

Bestselling author Lauren Tarshis tackles the American Revolution in this latest installment of the groundbreaking, New York Times bestselling I Survived series.British soldiers were everywhere There was no escape.Nathaniel Fox never imagined he d find himself in the middle of a blood soaked battle

Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence

25 May 2020 | By Bill O\'Reilly | Filed in: american revolution.

Told through the eyes of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Great Britain s King George III, Killing England chronicles the path to independence in gripping detail, taking the reader from the battlefields of America to the royal courts of Europe What started as protest and

The Love Letter

25 May 2020 | By Rachel Hauck | Filed in: american revolution.

With the colonies at war and his country divided, Hamilton Lightfoot must choose sides Fight for the British Crown or for the Independence of America But after witnessing the death of his family at the hands of redcoats, he fears he ll fight for revenge instead of honor On the verge of a great ba

I, Eliza Hamilton

25 May 2020 | By Susan Holloway Scott | Filed in: american revolution.

In this beautifully written novel of historical fiction, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott tells the story of Alexander Hamilton s wife, Eliza a fascinating, strong willed heroine in her own right and a key figure in one of the most gripping periods in American history n n Love is not easy with


25 May 2020 | By David McCullough | Filed in: american revolution.

In this masterful book, David McCullough tells the intensely human story of those who marched with General George Washington in the year of the Declaration of Independence when the whole American cause was riding on their success, without which all hope for independence would have been dashed and

John Adams

25 May 2020 | By David McCullough | Filed in: american revolution.

The enthralling, often surprising story of John Adams, one of the most important and fascinating Americans who ever lived n nIn this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yanke

Alexander Hamilton

25 May 2020 | By Ron Chernow | Filed in: american revolution.

An alternate cover edition can be found here n nPulitzer Prize winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspired, scandalized, and shaped the newborn nation n nIn the first full length biography of Alexander Hamilton in decades

Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

25 May 2020 | By Joseph J. Ellis | Filed in: american revolution.

Informs our understanding of American politics then and now and gives us a new perspective on the unpredictable forces that shape history n nAn illuminating study of the intertwined lives of the founders of the American republic John Adams, Aaron Burr, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas