all ebooks in category: History of Antebellum U.S. (7)

Jefferson's Secrets: Death and Desire at Monticello
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0465008135 | PDF | pages: 369 | 2.3 mb

When Thomas Jefferson died on July 4, 1826, he left behind a series of mysteries that have captured the imaginations of historical investigators for generations. …

Star Spangled Scandal: Sex, Murder, and the Trial that Changed America
English | June 25th, 2019 | ISBN: 1621578054 | 320 pages | EPUB | 3.62 MB

The year is 1859 and Congressman Daniel Sickles and his beautiful wife Teresa are the toast of Washington, D.C. society. President James Buchanan is godfather …

When It Was Grand: The Radical Republican History of the Civil War
English | January 14th, 2020 | ISBN: 0809080311 | 352 pages | EPUB | 15.04 MB

A group biography of the activists who defended human rights and defined the Republican Party's greatest hour In 1862, the ardent abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison …

A Stranger's Knowledge: Statesmanship, Philosophy, and Law in Plato's Statesman (repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1930972792 | 420 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB

The Statesman is a difficult and puzzling Platonic dialogue. In A Stranger's Knowledge Marquez argues that Plato abandons here the classic idea, prominent in the …

In Defense of Andrew Jackson
English | EPUB | 4.8 MB

"He was a man of the frontier, self-made but appreciative of those who gave him their loyalty and support. He was, pure and simple, and …

Devil's Right Hand: The Tragic Story Of The Colt Family Curse (repost)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0762763795, 0762788461 | 336 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

The epic story of a great American dynasty, beset by scandal, tragedy, and a dark curse From the author of The Devil's Rooming House and …

Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide
English | May 14th, 2019 | ISBN: 1101980281 | 496 pages | EPUB | 5.47 MB

The best-selling author of Confederates in the Attic returns to the South and the Civil War era for an epic adventure on the trail of …