• Washington: A Life

    A gripping portrait of the first president of the United States from the author of Alexander Hamilton, the New York Times bestselling biography that inspired the musical.Celebrated biographer Ron Chernow provides a richly nuanced portrait of the father of our nation and the first president of the United States. With a breadth and depth matched by no other one volume biography of George Washington, this crisply paced narrative carries the reader through his adventurous early years, his heroic exploits with the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War, his presiding over the Constitutional... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0143119966
    • UPC: 000143119966
    • ASIN: 0143119966
    • ISBN: 0143119966
    • Brand: Penguin Books
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

  • George Washington: A Biography

    Washington Irving's Life of George Washington (published in five volumes in 1856-59) was the product of his last years and remains his most personal work. Christened with the name of the great general, Irving was blessed by Washington while still a boy of seven, and later came to know many of the prominent figures of the Revolution. In these pages he describes them using firsthand source material and observation. The result is a book which is fascinating not only for its subject (the American Revolution), but also for how it reveals in illuminating detail the personality and humanity of a now ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0306805936
    • ASIN: 0306805936
    • ISBN: 0306805936
    • Manufacturer: Da Capo Press

  • The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the Nation

    George Washington's place in the foundations of the Republic remains unrivalled. His life story--from his beginnings as a surveyor and farmer, to colonial soldier in the Virginia Regiment, leader of the Patriot cause, commander of the Continental Army, and finally first president of the United States--reflects the narrative of the nation he guided into existence. There is, rightfully, no more chronicled figure.Yet American history has largely forgotten what Washington himself knew clearly: that the new Republic's fate depended less on grand rhetoric of independence and self-governance and more... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0190652160
    • ASIN: 0190652160
    • ISBN: 0190652160
    • Manufacturer: Oxford University Press

  • The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington

    Taking place during the most critical period of our nation’s birth, The First Conspiracy tells a remarkable and previously untold piece of American history that not only reveals George Washington’s character, but also illuminates the origins of America’s counterintelligence movement that led to the modern day CIA.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 traitor... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1250130336
    • ASIN: 1250130336
    • ISBN: 1250130336
    • Manufacturer: Flatiron Books

  • DK Biography: George Washington: A Photographic Story of a Life

    George Washington is often called the father of our country. He beat the odds to lead the Continental Army to victory in the Revolutionary War, served as first president of the United States, and then retired from public life to farm Virginia's largest plantation. In this groundbreaking new series, DK brings together fresh voices and DK design values to give readers the most information-packed, visually exciting biographies on the market today. Full-color photographs of people, places, and artifacts, and sidebars on related subjects add dimension and relevance to stories of famous lives that s... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 075660835X
    • UPC: 690472008354
    • ASIN: 075660835X
    • ISBN: 075660835X
    • Brand: DK CHILDREN
    • Manufacturer: DK Children

  • George Washington: A Life from Beginning to End (Biographies of US Presidents)

    George WashingtonGeorge Washington, the first president of the United States, is much more than a monument on Mount Rushmore. Who was Washington, the general, president, and husband? He was first and foremost a man of impeccable honor which, despite military adversity and political wrangling, never abandoned him. The Founding Fathers who squabbled and competed amongst themselves did agree on one thing: only Washington could lead the country, first in the country’s military fight for freedom and then as the man charged with transforming thirteen individual states into a united country. But in... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1098535677
    • ASIN: 1098535677
    • ISBN: 1098535677
    • Manufacturer: Independently published

  • Who Was George Washington?

    In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America through its early years. Washington also served in two major wars during his lifetime: the French and Indian War and the American Revolution. With over 100 black-and-white illustrations, Washington's fascinating story comes to life - revealing the real man, not just the face on the dollar bill!

    • ASIN: 0448448920
    • ASIN: 0448448920
    • ISBN: 0448448920
    • Brand: Grosset amp; Dunlap
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Workshop

  • George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution

    When George Washington beat a hasty retreat from New York City in August 1776, many thought the American Revolution might soon be over. Instead, Washington rallied—thanks in large part to a little-known, top-secret group called the Culper Spy Ring. He realized that he couldn’t defeat the British with military might, so he recruited a sophisticated and deeply secretive intelligence network to infiltrate New York.Drawing on extensive research, Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger have offered fascinating portraits of these spies: a reserved Quaker merchant, a tavern keeper, a brash young longshorem... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0143130609
    • ASIN: 0143130609
    • ISBN: 0143130609
    • Brand: Don Yaeger Brian Kilmeade
    • Manufacturer: Sentinel

  • Grant

    The #1 New York Times bestseller.New York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of 2017Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.   Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is caricatured as a chronic loser and an inept businessman, or as the triumphant but brutal Union general of the Civil War. But these stereotypes don't come close to capturing him, as Chernow shows in his masterful biography, the first to provide a complete understanding of the general ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 159420487X
    • ASIN: 159420487X
    • ISBN: 9781594204876
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Press

  • Alexander Hamilton

    A New York Times Bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton!Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspired, scandalized, and shaped the newborn nation.In the first full-length biography of Alexander Hamilton in decades, Ron Chernow tells the riveting story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. According to historian Joseph Ellis, Alexander Hamilton is “a robust full-length portrait, in my view the best ever written, of t... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0143034758
    • ASIN: 0143034758
    • ISBN: 0143034758
    • Brand: Penguin Books
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

  • The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home

    A New York Times bestseller with an "engaging narrative and array of detail” (The Wall Street Journal), the “intimate and sweeping” (Raleigh News & Observer) untold, true story behind the Biltmore Estate—the largest, grandest private residence in North America, which has seen more than 120 years of history pass by its front door.The story of Biltmore spans World Wars, the Jazz Age, the Depression, and generations of the famous Vanderbilt family, and features a captivating cast of real-life characters including F. Scott Fitzgerald, Thomas Wolfe, Teddy Roosevelt, John Singer Sargent, Jam... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1476794057
    • ASIN: 1476794057
    • ISBN: 1476794057
    • Brand: Atria Books
    • Manufacturer: Atria Books

  • Washington: The Indispensable Man

    This “perceptive” and “satisfying” biography of George Washington by an award-winning historian “deserves a place on every American’s bookshelf” (The New York Times Book Review). James Thomas Flexner’s masterful four-volume biography of America’s first president, which received a special Pulitzer Prize citation and a National Book Award for its concluding installment, is the definitive chronicle of Washington’s life and a classic work of American history. In this single-volume edition, Flexner brilliantly distills his sweeping study to offer readers “the most convincing... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B01NCSVW6W
    • ASIN: B01NCSVW6W
    • Manufacturer: Open Road Media

  • A Picture Book of George Washington (Picture Book Biography)

    A simple presentation of his character and the major events of his life.

    • ASIN: 0823408000
    • ASIN: 0823408000
    • ISBN: 0823408000
    • Brand: Holiday House
    • Manufacturer: Holiday House

  • 1776

    • ASIN: 0743226720
    • ASIN: 0743226720
    • ISBN: 0743226720
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

  • Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

    National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist   From the acclaimed, award-winning author of Alexander Hamilton: here is the essential, endlessly engrossing biography of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.—the Jekyll-and-Hyde of American capitalism. In the course of his nearly 98 years, Rockefeller was known as both a rapacious robber baron, whose Standard Oil Company rode roughshod over an industry, and a philanthropist who donated money lavishly to universities and medical centers. He was the terror of his competitors, the bogeyman of reformers, the delight of caricaturists—and an utter enigma.   Dr... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1400077303
    • UPC: 884983837941
    • ASIN: 1400077303
    • ISBN: 1400077303
    • Brand: Vintage
    • Manufacturer: Vintage

  • Mount Vernon Love Story : A Novel of George and Martha Washington

    Follows the story of George Washington from the time he steps down from the presidency to return with Martha to his beloved Mount Vernon home, a period during which the couple shares a renewal of

    • UPC: 2130253
    • Rating: 3.714

  • George Washington Gomez : A Mexicotexan Novel

    A young Mexican American witnesses the guerilla warfare, banditry, land grabs, and abuses of Texas Rangers that were typical of the Texas-Mexico border during the

    • UPC: 550989
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Adirondack Letters of George Washington Sears : Whose Pen Name Was Nessmuk

    The Adirondack Letters of George Washington

    • UPC: 53685892

  • Valley Forge : George Washington and the Crucible of Victory

    In "To Try Men's Souls, New York Times"-bestselling authors Gingrich and Forstchen cast a new light on the year 1776 and the man who would become the father of our nation, George Washington. "Valley Forge"

    • UPC: 15934537
    • Rating: 5.0

  • To Try Men's Souls : A Novel of George Washington and the Fight for American Freedom

    This Revolutionary War novel provides a rare and personal perspective of the men who fought for, and founded the United States of

    • UPC: 14046979
    • Rating: 3.429

  • The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington - eBook

    “A clever and imaginative tale.” —Steve Berry, New York Times **bestselling authorA thought-provoking novel that imagines what would have happened if the British had succeeded in kidnapping General George Washington.**British special agent Jeremiah Black, an

    • UPC: 568190923
    • Rating: 4.5

  • Mount Vernon Love Story : A Novel of George and Martha Washington

    Charming, insightful, and immensely entertaining in its unique presentation of one of America's legendary figures, this first novel by Mary Higgins Clark--originally published as "Aspire to the Heavens"--shows the reader the man behind the legend,

    • UPC: 874268537
    • Rating: 3.714

  • DK Biography: George Washington : A Photographic Story of a Life

    A biography of the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army and first president of the United States, George Washington,including illustrations of people, places, and artifacts of the

    • UPC: 2656788

  • A Short Biography of George Washington

    A Pocket-Sized Short Biography of George Washington in an Elegant Hardcover

    • UPC: 518860354

  • The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington

    Drawing inspiration from an actual kidnapping plot hatched in 1776 by a member of Washington's own Commander-in-Chief's Guards, this novel envisions what would take place if the leader of America's fledgling rebellion were taken from

    • UPC: 191492188
    • Rating: 4.5

  • Life of George Washington-John Marshall-CD eBook PDF-US History-Best Biography

    • UPC: 392104002209
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 7 USD

  • Today's Best Nonfiction Vol 49: Bitter Harvest-George Washington:A Life-Look for

    • UPC: 221762802376
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 5 USD

  • The Best George Washington Full Documentary

    George Washington Documentary - Biography of the life of George Washington

    George Washington (1732-1799) President of the USA