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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: 8 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3 4Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
6,970 members, 151 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

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

Score: 13.14

2
1,522 members, 20 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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

Score: 9.82

3
12,584 members, 188 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

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

Thumbs down: eromsted

Score: 9.53

4
11,973 members, 237 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

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

Thumbs down: eromsted

Score: 9.04

6
6,290 members, 69 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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

Score: 8.02

7
636 members, 7 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: joelanca (3), Bretzky1 (4)

Score: 5.87

8
2,665 members, 77 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: sipthereader (2), Bretzky1 (11)

Score: 5.56

10
3,529 members, 59 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (5), AnnaClaire (10)

Score: 4.92

11
911 members, 23 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: joelanca (8), Bretzky1 (10)

Score: 4.63

12
658 members, 13 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: joelanca (9), AnnaClaire (11)

Score: 4.51

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

Lists: joelanca (5), eromsted (23)

Score: 4.5

14
432 members, 5 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: joelanca (11), AnnaClaire (13)

Score: 4.3

15
326 members, 7 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (8), eromsted (22)

Score: 4.23

17
1,183 members, 18 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: eromsted (1)

Score: 4

18
63 members, 0 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: MDGentleReader (1)

Score: 4

19
60 members, 0 reviews
4.67 stars (4.67 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1)

Score: 4

20
1,696 members, 21 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (2)

Score: 3.36

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

Lists: JimRaynor76 (2)

Score: 3.36

22
2,158 members, 72 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (3)

Score: 3.04

23
219 members, 1 review
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: eromsted (3)

Score: 3.04

24
1,071 members, 7 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Piedmont_Trails (4)

Score: 2.83

27
1,023 members, 16 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (5)

Score: 2.68

28
363 members, 6 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Piedmont_Trails (5)

Score: 2.68

30
2,595 members, 33 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (6)

Score: 2.56

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

Lists: Bretzky1 (6)

Score: 2.56

33
1,160 members, 13 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: joelanca (7)

Score: 2.46

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

Lists: Bretzky1 (8)

Score: 2.38

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

Lists: Bretzky1 (9)

Score: 2.31

38
1,526 members, 20 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: eromsted (10)

Score: 2.25

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

Lists: joelanca (10)

Score: 2.25

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

Lists: eromsted (11)

Score: 2.2

41
706 members, 7 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: eromsted (12)

Score: 2.15

42
555 members, 9 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (12)

Score: 2.15

43
379 members, 4 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: joelanca (12)

Score: 2.15

45
399 members, 4 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: eromsted (13)

Score: 2.11

47
680 members, 10 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (14)

Score: 2.07

48
370 members, 3 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: eromsted (14)

Score: 2.07

49
387 members, 6 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: eromsted (15)

Score: 2.03

50
574 members, 12 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (16)

Score: 2

53
1,576 members, 31 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (18)

Score: 1.94

54
225 members, 2 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: eromsted (18)

Score: 1.94

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

Lists: eromsted (20)

Score: 1.89

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

Lists: eromsted (21)

Score: 1.87

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

Lists: eromsted (27)

Score: 1.76

65
13 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
4,917 members, 74 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Score: 0

81
962 members, 7 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Score: 0

82
959 members, 22 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Score: 0

83
854 members, 11 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Score: 0

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

Score: 0

86
632 members, 5 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Score: 0

87
619 members, 12 reviews
3.35 stars (3.35 stars)

Score: 0

88
614 members, 8 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Score: 0

89
600 members, 4 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Score: 0

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

Score: 0

91
505 members, 5 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Score: 0

97
428 members, 5 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Score: 0

98
420 members, 5 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Score: 0

99
418 members, 7 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Score: 0

100
411 members, 7 reviews
3.36 stars (3.36 stars)

Score: 0

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About this list

Started by: Bretzky1 (January 2013)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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