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The Vineyard of Liberty (The American Experiment, Volume I of III)

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2297098

ISBN: 0394505468

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. General minor wear to jacket. Ink date and place on front free endpaper. 1982 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 741 pp. The first of a three-volume history of the United States of America, The Vineyard of Liberty covers the period from the framing of the Constitutions in 1787 to Lincoln's signing of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863 & offers a brilliant interpretation of the American attempt to preserve liberty. View more info

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The Crosswinds of Freedom (The American Experiment, Volume III of III)

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1989

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 2297099

ISBN: 0394512766

Condition: Near Fine


First trade edition. Minor general wear to jacket. Ink place and date on front free endpaper. 1989 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 864 pp. The final volume of Burns's classic history of the American Experiment, from the election of FDR to the final days of the Cold War Crosswinds of Freedom is an articulate and incisive examination of the United States during its rise to become the world's sole superpower. View more info

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The Ferocious Engine of Democracy: A History of the American Presidency, in Two Volumes: From the Origins through William McKinley; Theodore Roosevelt through George Bush [Sr.]

By: Riccards, Michael P.; Mitgang, Herbert; Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Madison Books: 1997

Seller ID: 2273153

Condition: Good


Spines creased, ink marginalia, corners reinforced with clear tape, light stain on corner of first few pages of second volume. 1997 Trade Paperback. xxiii, [1], 404, [4]; xvii, [1], 460, [2] pp. In the first major, in-depth study since World War II, Michael P. Riccards provides a narrative history of the U.S. presidency that is also an invaluable reference. Volume One covers the presidency from its creation to its major crisis in the Civil War and the transitional presidency of McKinley. Volume Two Continues the history up to the presidency of George Bush. In Volume Two, he provides coverage o... View more info