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Best U.S. History Books (1754-1828)

Description: This list seeks to compile the best books on U.S. history for the Revolutionary era through the end of the period of the early republic, which is defined as encompassing the time period from the French and Indian War through the end of the John Quincy Adams administration. Such books can be biographies, general histories, or subject specific histories.

Members: 9 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3 4Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
6,092 members, 135 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: Piedmont_Trails (1), sipthereader (1), joelanca (4), eromsted (9)

Score: 13.14

2
1,374 members, 18 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: joelanca (1), eromsted (2), Bretzky1 (7)

Score: 9.82

3
11,732 members, 177 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: Piedmont_Trails (2), Bretzky1 (2), sipthereader (4), AnnaClaire (17)

Thumbs down: eromsted

Score: 9.53

4
11,143 members, 228 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: JimRaynor76 (1), AnnaClaire (1), Piedmont_Trails (3)

Thumbs down: eromsted

Score: 9.04

6
5,851 members, 68 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (3), sipthereader (5), AnnaClaire (9)

Score: 8.02

7
572 members, 5 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: joelanca (3), Bretzky1 (4)

Score: 5.87

8
2,331 members, 70 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: sipthereader (2), Bretzky1 (11)

Score: 5.56

10
3,294 members, 55 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (5), AnnaClaire (10)

Score: 4.92

11
819 members, 20 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: joelanca (8), Bretzky1 (10)

Score: 4.63

12
622 members, 11 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: joelanca (9), AnnaClaire (11)

Score: 4.51

13
176 members, 2 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: joelanca (5), eromsted (23)

Score: 4.5

14
403 members, 5 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: joelanca (11), AnnaClaire (13)

Score: 4.3

15
284 members, 5 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (8), eromsted (22)

Score: 4.23

17
1,103 members, 17 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: eromsted (1)

Score: 4

18
84 members, 0 reviews
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1)

Score: 4

19
53 members, 0 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: MDGentleReader (1)

Score: 4

20
1,567 members, 21 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (2)

Score: 3.36

21
119 members, 0 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: JimRaynor76 (2)

Score: 3.36

22
1,869 members, 65 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (3)

Score: 3.04

23
201 members, 1 review
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: eromsted (3)

Score: 3.04

24
1,001 members, 7 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: Piedmont_Trails (4)

Score: 2.83

27
951 members, 15 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (5)

Score: 2.68

28
346 members, 6 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Piedmont_Trails (5)

Score: 2.68

30
2,408 members, 28 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (6)

Score: 2.56

32
56 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (6)

Score: 2.56

33
1,059 members, 12 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: joelanca (7)

Score: 2.46

36
16 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (8)

Score: 2.38

37
52 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (9)

Score: 2.31

38
1,433 members, 18 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: eromsted (10)

Score: 2.25

39
526 members, 3 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: joelanca (10)

Score: 2.25

40
791 members, 2 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: eromsted (11)

Score: 2.2

41
647 members, 7 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: eromsted (12)

Score: 2.15

42
511 members, 8 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (12)

Score: 2.15

43
345 members, 3 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: joelanca (12)

Score: 2.15

45
370 members, 3 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: eromsted (13)

Score: 2.11

47
635 members, 7 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (14)

Score: 2.07

48
349 members, 3 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: eromsted (14)

Score: 2.07

49
356 members, 6 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: eromsted (15)

Score: 2.03

50
513 members, 11 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (16)

Score: 2

53
1,463 members, 29 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (18)

Score: 1.94

56
150 members, 1 review
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: eromsted (20)

Score: 1.89

57
178 members, 0 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: eromsted (21)

Score: 1.87

61
41 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: eromsted (27)

Score: 1.76

65
12 members, 0 reviews
2 stars (2 stars)

Lists: eromsted (31)

Score: 1.7

76
17 members, 0 reviews
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: eromsted (43)

Score: 1.56

78
4,459 members, 67 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Score: 0

81
896 members, 6 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Score: 0

82
885 members, 21 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Score: 0

83
780 members, 10 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Score: 0

85
627 members, 14 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Score: 0

86
590 members, 11 reviews
3.34 stars (3.34 stars)

Score: 0

87
572 members, 5 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Score: 0

88
556 members, 7 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Score: 0

89
555 members, 3 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Score: 0

90
479 members, 8 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Score: 0

92
451 members, 5 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Score: 0

96
408 members, 5 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Score: 0

97
397 members, 5 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Score: 0

99
383 members, 6 reviews
3.36 stars (3.36 stars)

Score: 0

100
378 members, 6 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Score: 0

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About this list

Started by: Bretzky1 (January 2013)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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