BECK index

American Democracy & Slavery 1817-1844

Latin America
South America
Central America
United States History & Politics
Native Americans
American Slavery & Abolitionist
Women Reforming America
American Philosophy & Religion


Chronicle of America. Mount Kisco, 1989.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 30 volumes. Chicago, 1975.
Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 8 volumes ed. Paul Edwards. New York, 1967.
Encyclopedia of World History, An ed. William L. Langer. Boston, 1980.
Times Atlas of World History, The ed. Geoffrey Barraclough. Maplewood, 1984.
Trager, James, The People’s Chronology. New York, 1992.
Williams, Neville and Philip Waller, Chronology of the Modern World 1763-1992. Oxford, 1994.

Latin America

Anderson-Imbert, Enrique, Spanish American Literature: A History, Volume 1 tr. John V. Falconieri. Detroit, 1969.
Bakewell, Peter, A History of Latin America to 1825. Chichester, 2010.
Borzoi Anthology of Latin American Literature, Volume 1 ed. Emir Rodriguez Monegal. New York, 1977.
Cambridge Encyclopedia of Latin America and the Caribbean ed. Simon Collier et al. Cambridge, 1992.
Cambridge History of Latin America, The, Volume 3: From Independence to c. 1870 ed. Leslie Bethell. Cambridge, 1985.
Crow, John A., The Epic of Latin America. Berkeley, 1980.
Fagg, John Edwin, Latin America: A General History. London, 1963.
Galeano, Eduardo, Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent. tr. Cedric Belfrage. New York, 1973.
Harvey, Robert, Liberators: Latin America’s Struggle for Independence 1810-1830. Woodstock, 2000.
Henriquez-Ureña, Pedro, Literary Currents in Hispanic America. Cambridge, 1945.
Herring, Hubert, A History of Latin America. New York, 1972.
History of Latin American Civilization, 2 volumes ed. Lewis Hanke. Boston, 1973, 1967.
Human Tradition in Latin America, The: The Nineteenth Century ed. Judith Ewell and William H. Beezley. Wilmington, 1989.
Latin American Civilization: History and Society, 1492 to the Present ed. Benjamin Keen. Boulder, 1986.
Lynch, John, Caudillos in Spanish America 1800-1850. Oxford, 1992.
Lynch, John, The Spanish American Revolutions 1808-1826. New York, 1973.
Origins of the Latin American Revolutions 1808-1826, The ed. R. A Humphreys and John Lynch. New York, 1965.
Outline History of Spanish American Literature, An ed. John E. Englekird et al. New York, 1980.
Robertson, William Spence, Rise of the Spanish-American Republics As Told in the Lives of Their Liberators. New York, 1946.
Scheina, Robert L., Latin America’s Wars: The Age of the Caudillo, 1791-1899. Washington, 2003.
Schurz, William Lytle, This New World: The Civilization of Latin America. New York, 1964.
Ureña, Pedro Henriquez, A Concise History of Latin American Culture. New York, 1947.
Voyages and Travels: Ancient and Modern ed. Charles W. Eliot. New York, 1910.
Wars of Independence in Spanish America, The ed. Christian I. Archer. Wilmington, 2000.
Williamson, Edwin, The Penguin History of Latin America. London, 1992.

South America

Arana, Marie, Bolivar: American Liberator. New York, 2013.
Barman, Roderick J., Brazil: The Forging of a Nation, 1798-1852. Stanford, 1988.
Bolivar, Selected Writings of, 2 volumes ed. Harold A. Bierck. New York, 1951.
Brazil Empire and Republic 1822-1930 ed. Leslie Bethell. Cambridge, 1989.
Burns, E. Bradford, A History of Brazil. New York, 1970.
Bushnell, David, The Making of Modern Colombia. Berkeley, 1993.
Cavaliero, Roderick, The Independence of Brazil. London, 1993.
Collier, Simon, Chile: The Making of a Republic, 1830-1865: Politics and Ideas. Cambridge, 2003.
Collier, Simon, Ideas and Politics of Chilean Independence 1808-1833. London, 1967.
Dalton, Henry G., The History of British Guiana, Volume 1. London, 1855.
Daly Vere T., A Short History of the Guyanese People. London, 1975.
Dobyns, Henry F. and Paul L. Doherty, Peru: A Cultural History. New York, 1976.
Fausto, Boris, A Concise History of Brazil tr. Arthur Brakel. Cambridge, 1999.
Freyre, Gilberto, The Mansions and the Shanties: The Making of Modern Brazil tr. Harriet de Onis. New York, 1963.
Galdames, Luis, A History of Chile tr. Isaac Joslin Cox. Chapel Hill, 1941.
Hemming, John, Amazon Frontier: The Defeat of the Brazilian Indians. Cambridge, 1987.
Hemming, John, Red Gold: The Conquest of the Brazilian Indians. Cambridge, 1978.
Henao, Jesus Maria, History of Colombia tr. J. Fred Rippy. Chapel Hill, 1938.
Katra, William H., The Argentine Generation of 1837: Echeverria, Alberdi, Sarmiento, Mitre. Cranbury, 1996.
Kirkpatrick, F. A., A History of the Argentine Republic. Cambridge, 1931.
Klein, Herbert S., A Concise History of Bolivia. Cambridge, 2011.
Levene, Ricardo, A History of Argentina tr. William Spence Robertson. Chapel Hill, 1937.
Lewis, Colin M., Argentina: A Short History. Oxford, 2002.
Lombardi, John V., Venezuela: The Search for Order, the Dream of Progress. New York, 1982.
Lynch, John, Simón Bolívar: A Life. New Haven, 2006.
Macauley, Neill, Dom Pedro: The Struggle for Liberty in Brazil and Portugal 1798-1834. Durham, 1986.
Madariaga, Salvador de, Bolivar. New York, 1952.
Masur, Gerhard, Simon Bolivar. Albuquerque, 1948.
Mitre, Bartolomé, The Emancipation of South America tr. William Pilling. New York, 1969.
Moron, Guillermo, A History of Venezuela tr. John Street. New York, 1963.
O’Leary, Memoria del General Daniel Florencio tr. Robert F. McNerney, Jr. Austin, 1970.
Paine, Lauran, Bolivar the Liberator. New York, 1970.
Pike, Fredrick B., The Modern History of Peru. New York, 1967.
Rippy, J. Fred et al, Argentina, Brazil and Chile Since Independence. New York, 1935.
Rock, David, Argentina 1516-1987: From Spanish Colonization to Alfonsin. Berkeley, 1987.
Rodway, James, Guiana: British, Dutch, and French. New York, 1912.
Rojas, Ricardo, San Martin: Knight of the Andes tr. Herschel Brickell and Carlos Videla. New York, 1967.
Sarmiento, Domingo F., Life in the Argentine Republic in the Days of the Tyrants tr. Mrs. Horace Mann. New York, 1868.
Shumway, Nicolas, The Invention of Argentina. Berkeley, 1991.
Skidmore, Thomas E., Brazil: Five Centuries of Change. New York, 1999.
Spindler, Frank MacDonald, Nineteenth Century Ecuador: A Historical Introduction. Fairfax, 1987.
Tarver, H. Michael and Julia C. Frederick, The History of Venezuela. New York, 2006.
Washburn, Charles A., The History of Paraguay, Volume 1. Boston, 1871.
Williams, John Roy, The Rise and Fall of the Paraguayan Republic, 1800-1870. Austin, 1979.
Worcester, Donald E., Bolivar. Boston, 1977.


Barcia, Manuel, West African Warfare in Bahia and Cuba: Soldier Slaves in the Atlantic World, 1807-1844. Oxford, 2014.
Bridges, George Wilson, The Annals of Jamaica, Volume 2. London, 1828.
Burns, Alan, History of the British West Indies. London, 1954.
Craton, Michael, A History of the Bahamas. Waterloo, 1986.
Dietz, James L., Economic History of Puerto Rico: Institutional Change and Capitalist Development. Princeton, 1986.
Finch, Aisha K., Rethinking Slave Rebellion in Cuba: La Escalera and the Insurgencies of 1841-1844. Chapel Hill, 2015.
Heinl, Robert Debs Jr. and Nancy Gordon Heinl, Written in Blood: The Story of the Haitian People 1492-1971. Boston, 1978.
Higman, B. W., A Concise History of the Caribbean. Cambridge, 2011.
Korngold, Ralph, Citizen Toussaint. Boston, 1944.
Lai, Walton Look, Indentured Labor, Caribbean Sugar: Chinese and Indian Migrants to the British West Indies, 1838-1918. Baltimore, 1993.
Parry, J. H. et al, A Short History of the West Indies. New York, 1987.
Pons, Frank Moya, The Dominican Republic: A National History. Princeton, 2010.
Roberts, W.  Adolphe, The Caribbean. Indianapolis, 1940.
Thomas, Hugh, Cuba or The Pursuit of Freedom. New York, 1971.
Wagenheim, Olga Jimenez de, Puerto Rico: An Interpretive History from Pre-Columbian Times to 1900. Princeton, 1998.
Williams, Eric, From Columbus to Castro: The History of the Caribbean 1492-1969. New York, 1970.

Central America

Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Central America, Volume 3. San Francisco, 1886-1887.
Burns, E. Bradford, Patriarch and Folk: The Emergence of Nicaragua 1798-1858. Cambridge, 1991.
Caiger, Stephen L., British Honduras: Past and Present. London, 1951.
Costa Rica Reader, The: History, Culture, Politics ed. Steven Palmer and Ivan Molina. Durham, 2004.
Dobson, Narda, A History of Belize. London, 1973.
Gudmundson, Lowell and Héctor Lindo-Fuentes, Central America 1821-1871: Liberalism before Liberal Reform. Tuscaloosa, 1995.
Howarth, David, Panama: Four Hundred Years of Dreams and Cruelty. New York, 1966.
Lindo-Fuentes, Héctor, Weak Foundations: The Economy of El Salvador in the Nineteenth Century. Berkeley, 1990.
McGuinness, Aims, Path of Empire: Panama and the California Gold Rush. Ithaca, 2008.
Peck, Anne Merriman, The Pageant of Central America. New York, 1947.
Perrez-Brignoli, Hector, A Brief History of Central America. Berkeley, 1989.
Sullivan-Gonzalez, Douglass, Piety, Power, and Politics: Religion and Nation Formation in Guatemala 1821-1871. Pittsburgh, 1998.
Woodward, Ralph Lee Jr., A Short History of Guatemala. La Antigua, 2008.


Anna, Timothy E., Forging Mexico 1821-1835. Lincoln, 1998.
Anna, Timothy E., The Mexican Empire of Iturbide. Lincoln, 1990.
Ashford, Gerald, Spanish Texas: Yesterday and Today. Austin, 1971.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Arizona and New Mexico 1530-1888. San Francisco, 1889.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of California, Volumes 2-4. Santa Barbara, 1970.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Mexico, Volumes 4-5. San Francisco, 1885-1888.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Nevada, Colorado, and Wyoming 1540-1888. San Francisco, 1890.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Nevada, Colorado, and Wyoming 1540-1888. San Francisco, 1890.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of the North Mexican States and Texas, Volume 2. San Francisco, 1884, 1889.
Beck, Warren A., New Mexico: A History of Four Centuries. Norman, 1962.
Calderon de la Barca, Frances, Life in Mexico. Garden City, 1842.
California Heritage: An Anthology of History and Literature ed. John and Laree Caughey. Los Angeles, 1962.
Costeloe, Michael P., The Central Republic in Mexico, 1835-1846: Hombers de Bien in the Age of Santa Anna. Cambridge, 1993.
Di Tella, Torcuato S., National Popular Politics in Early Independent Mexico, 1820-1847. Albuquerque, 1996.
Eldredge, Zoeth Skinner, History of California, Volume 2. New York, 1915.
Fowler, Will, Forceful Negotiations: The Origins of the Pronunciamiento in Nineteenth-Century Mexico. Lincoln, 2010.
Fowler, Will, Independent Mexico: The Pronunciamiento in the Age of Santa Anna, 1821-1858. Lincoln, 2016.
Green, Stanley C., The Mexican Republic: The First Decade 1823-1832. Pittsburgh, 1987.
Hale, Charles A., Mexican Liberalism in the Age of Mora, 1821-1853. New Haven, 1968.
Hamil, Hugh M. Jr., The Hidalgo Revolt. Gainesville, 1966.
Hamnett, Brian R., Roots of Insurgency: Mexican regions, 1750-1824. Cambridge, 1986.
Henderson, Timothy J., The Mexican Wars for Independence. New York, 2009.
Hittell, Theodore H., History of California, Volumes 1-2. San Francisco, 1885.
Krauze, Enrique, Mexico: Biography of Power: A History of Modern Mexico 1810-1996. New York, 1997.
Meyer, Michael C. and William L. Sherman, The Course of Mexican History. New York, 1995.
Olivera, Ruth R. and Liliane Crété, Life in Mexico Under Santa Anna 1822-1855. Norman, 1991.
Oxford History of Mexico, The ed. Michael C. Meyer and William H. Beezley. Oxford, 2000.
Parkes, Henry Bamford, A History of Mexico. Boston, 1969.
Peña, Carlos Gonzalez, History of Mexican Literature tr. Gusta Barfield Nance and Florene Johnson Dunstan. Dallas, 1968.
Ramos, Samuel, Profile of Man and Culture in Mexico tr. Peter G. Earle. New York, 1962.
Readings in California History ed. N. Ray Gilmore and Gladys Gilmore. New York, 1966.
Rodriguez O., Jaime E., Mexico in the Age of Democratic Revolutions, 1750-1850. Boulder, 1994.
Ruiz, Ramon Eduardo, Triumphs and Tragedy: A History of the Mexican People. New York, 1992.
Sanchez, Joseph P. et al, New Mexico: A History. Norman, 2013.
Scheina, Robert L., Santa Anna: A Curse upon Mexico. Washington, 2002.
Smith, Bradley, Mexico: A History in Art. Garden City, 1968.
Spicer, Edward H., Cycles of Conquest: The Impact of Spain, Mexico, and the United States on the Indians of the Southwest 1533-1960. Tucson, 1962.
Waters, Frank, Book of the Hopi. New York, 1963.
Weber, David J., The Mexican Frontier 1821-1846. Albuquerque, 1982.
Yoakum, H., History of Texas from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, 2 volumes. Austin, 1855.

United States History & Politics

Adams, James Trunslow, The Adams Family. New York, 1958.
Adams, Henry, Albert Gallatin. New York, 1983.
American History told by Contemporaries, Volume 3: National Expansion 1783-1845 ed. Albert Bushnell Hart. London, 1901.
American Life in the 1840s ed. Carl Bode. Garden City, 1967.
Ammon, Harry, James Monroe: The Quest for National Identity. Charlottesville, 1990.
Annals of America, The, Volumes 4-9. Chicago, 1968.
Atwood, Paul L., War and Empire: The American Way of Life. London, 2010.
Bailey, Thomas A., A Diplomatic History of the American People. New York, 1946.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Alaska 1730-1885. San Francisco, 1886.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Arizona and New Mexico 1530-1888. San Francisco, 1889.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of California, Volumes 4-6. Santa Barbara, 1886, 1888.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Nevada, Colorado, and Wyoming 1540-1888. San Francisco, 1890.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of the North Mexican States and Texas, Volume 2. San Francisco, 1889.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Oregon, Volumes 2-3. San Francisco, 1886, 1888.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Utah 1540-1886. San Francisco, 1889.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of Washington, Idaho, and Montana 1845-1889. San Francisco, 1890.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, Popular Tribunals, Volume 1. San Francisco, 1887.
Barry, Louise, The Beginning of the West: Annals of the Kansas Gateway to the American West 1540-1854. Topeka, 1972.
Bartlett, Irving H., John C. Calhoun: A Biography. New York, 1993.
Beck, Warren A., New Mexico: A History of Four Centuries. Norman, 1962.
Belko, W. Stephen, The Invincible Duff Green: Whig of the West. Columbia, 2006.
Belohlavek, John M., “Let the Eagle Soar!” The Foreign Policy of Andrew Jackson. Lincoln, 1985.
Bemis, Samuel Flagg, John Quincy Adams and the Foundations of American Foreign Policy. New York, 1949.
Bemis, Samuel Flagg, John Quincy Adams and the Union. New York, 1956.
Beschloss, Michael, Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989. New York, 2007.
Beveridge, Albert J., The Life of John Marshall, 4 volumes. Boston, 1919.
Billington, Ray Allen, Westward Expansion: A History of the American Frontier. New York, 1974.
Boardman, Fon W. Jr. America and the Virginia Dynasty 1800-1825. New York, 1974.
Boessenecker, John, Badge and Buckshot: Lawlessness in Old California. Norman, 1988.
Boles, John B., The South Through Time, Volume 1. Upper Saddle River, 1999.
Bolt, William K., Tariff Wars and the Politics of Jacksonian America. Nashville, 2017.
Brands, H. W., Andrew Jackson: His Life and Times. New York, 2005.
Brodie, Fawn M., Thaddeus Stevens: Scourge of the South. New York, 1959.
Brogan, Hugh, Alexis de Tocqueville: A Life. New Haven, 2006.
Brown, Alexander, The First Republic in America. Boston, 1898.
Brown, Dee, The Gentle Tamers: Women of the Old Wild West. New York, 1958.
Burns, James MacGregor, The Vineyard of Liberty. New York, 1981.
Burrows, Edwin G. and Mike Wallace, Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898. New York, 1999.
Bushman, Richard Lyman, Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling. New York, 2005.
Calhoun, John C., A Disquisition on Government and Selections from The Discourse ed. C. Gordon Post. Indianapolis, 1953.
California Heritage: An Anthology of History and Literature ed. John and Laree Caughey. Los Angeles, 1962.
Carruth, Gorton, The Encyclopedia of American Facts and Dates. New York, 1997.
Chaffin, Tom, Pathfinder: John Charles Fremont and the Course of American Empire. New York, 2002.
Chronicle of America ed. Clifton Daniel and John W. Kirshon. Mount Kisco, 1989.
Clary, David A., Eagles or Empire: The United States, Mexico, and the Struggle for a Continent. New York, 2009.
Clements, John, Chronology of the United States. Dallas, 1997.
Clinton, Robert N., Nell Jessup Newton and Monroe E. Price, American Indian Law. Charlottesville, 1991.
Cole, Donald B., The Presidency of Andrew Jackson. Lawrence, 1993.
Commager, Henry Steele, The Era of Reform 1830-1860. Princeton, 1960.
Coulter, E. Merton, Georgia: A Short History. Chapel Hill, 1960.
Crapol, Edward P., John Tyler: the Accidental President. Chapel Hill, 2003.
Crocker, H. W. III, Don’t Tread on Me: A 400-Year History of America at War, from Indian Fighting to Terrorist Hunting. New York, 2006.
Cunningham, Noble E., The Presidency of James Monroe. Lawrence, 1996.
Current, Richard N., John C. Calhoun. New York, 1963.
Cushman, Robert E. and Robert F., Cases in Constitutional Law. New York, 1965.
Dana, C. W., The Great West, or the Garden of the World; Its History, Its Wealth, Its Natural Advantages, and Its Future. Also Comprising a Complete Guide to Emigrants, with a Full Description of the Different Routes Westward. Boston, 1859.
Dangerfield, George, The Awakening of American Nationalism 1815-1828. New York, 1965.
De Bruhl, Marshall, Sword of San Jacinto: A Life of Sam Houston. New York, 1993.
DeConde, Alexander, A History of American Foreign Policy. New York, 1971.
DeConde, Alexander, This Affair of Louisiana. Baton Rouge, 1976.
De Tocqueville, Alexis, Democracy in America in 2 volumes tr. Henry Reeve. New York, 1961.
De Voto, Bernard, Across the Wide Missouri. Boston, 1947.
De Voto, Bernard, The Course of Empire. Boston, 1952.
Documents of American History ed. Henry Steele Commager. New York, 1963.
Donald, David Herbert, Charles Sumner. New York, 1996.
Douglas, Marjory Stoneman, Florida: The Long Frontier. New York, 1967.
Dozer, Donald Marquand, Portrait of a Free State: A History of Maryland. Cambridge, 1976.
Dryden, Cecil, Dryden’s History of Washington. Portland, 1968.
Encyclopedia of American Biography ed. John A. Garraty. New York, 1974.
Encyclopedia of American History, 2 volumes ed. Richard B. Morris. New York, 1953.
Fehrenbacher, Don E., The Era of Expansion: 1800-1848. New York, 1969.
Finger, John R., Tennessee Frontiers: Three Regions in Transition. Bloomington, 2001.
Fiske, John, Civil Government in the United States Considered with Some Reference to its Origins. Cambridge, 1902.
Foner, Eric, Give Me Liberty! An American History. New York, 2006.
Forbes, Robert Pierce, The Missouri Compromise and its Aftermath: Slavery & the Meaning of America. Chapel Hill, 2007.
Freehling, William W., The Road to Disunion, Volume 1: Secessionists at Bay 1776-1854. Oxford, 1990.
Furnas, J. C., The Americans: A Social History of the United States. New York, 1969.
Gates, Paul W., The Farmer’s Age: Agriculture 1815-1860. New York, 1960.
Gilman, Daniel C., James Monroe. New Rochelle, 1898.
Goetzmann, William H., New Lands, New Men: America and the Second Great Age of Discovery. New York, 1986.
Graham, Hugh Davis and Ted Robert Gurr, Violence in America: Historical and Comparative Perspectives, Volume 1. Washington, 1969.
Great American Political Thinkers, Vol. 1 ed. Bernard E. Brown. New York, 1983.
Great Issues in American History From the Revolution to the Civil War, 1765-1865 ed. Richard Hofstadter. New York, 1958.
Grove, John G., John C. Calhoun’s Theory of Republicanism. Lawrence, 2016.
Haley, James L., Texas: An Album of History. Garden City, 1985.
Hargreaves, Mary W. M., The Presidency of John Quincy Adams. Lawrence, 1985.
Harrison, Lowell H. and James C. Klotter, A New History of Kentucky. Lexington, 1997.
Hart, Gary, James Monroe. New York, 2005.
Hine, Robert V., The American West: An Interpretive History. Boston, 1973.
Holst, H. von, The Constitutional and Political History of the United States tr. John J. Taylor, Volumes 2-5. Chicago, 1879-1885.
Holt, Michael F., The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War. Oxford, 1999.
Horgan, Paul, Josiah Gregg and His Vision of the Early West. New York, 1979.
Howe, Daniel Walker, What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848. Oxford, 2007.
Ideology and Power in the Age of Jackson ed. Edwin C. Rozwenc. Garden City, 1964.
Irons, Peter, A People’s History of the Supreme Court. New York, 1999.
Jackson Man, A: Amos Kendall and the Rise of American Democracy. Baton Rouge, 2004.
James, Marquis, The Life of Jackson: Complete in One Volume. Indianpolis, 1938.
James, Marquis, The Raven: A Biography of Sam Houston. New York, 1929.
Kaplan, Fred, John Quincy Adams: American Visionary. New York, 2014.
Kendall, Autobiography of Amos ed. William Stickney. New York, 1872.
Leckie, Robert, The Wars of America. New York, 1981.
Lee, James Melvin, History of American Journalism. Garden City, 1923.
Levy, Leonard W., Freedom of Speech and Press in Early American History: Legacy of Suppression. New York, 1963.
Lincoln, The Collected Works of Abraham, Volume 1 ed. Roy P. Basler. New Brunswick, 1953.
Lipset, Seymour Martin and Earl Raab, The Politics of Unreason: Right-Wing Extremism in America, 1790-1977. Chicago, 1978.
Lodge, Henry Cabot and Theodore Roosevelt, Hero Tales from American History. New York, 1904.
Mahoney, Barbara S., The Salem Clique: Oregon’s Founding Brothers. Corvallis, 2017.
Many Pasts: Readings in American Social History, 1600-1876 ed. Herbert G. Gutman and Gregory S. Kealey. Englewood Cliffs, 1973.
Marshall, John, Writings. New York, 2010.
Martin, François-Xavier, The History of Louisiana from the Earliest Period. New Orleans, 1882.
McKanna, Clare V., Jr., Race and Homicide in Nineteenth-Century California. Reno, 2002.
McDougall, Walter A., Throes of Democracy: the American Civil War Era 1829-1877. New York, 2008.
Meacham, Jon, American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House. New York, 2008.
Merk, Frederick, History of the Westward Movement. New York, 1978.
Messages and Papers of the Presidents 1789-1908 ed. James D. Richardson, Volumes 2-4. Washington, 1897.
Monroe, Dan, The Republican Vision of John Tyler. College Station, 2003.
Monroe Doctrine, The ed. Armin Rappaport. New York, 1964.
Myers, Gustavus, History of Bigotry in the United States. New York, 1960.
Nagel, Paul C., Descent from Glory: Four Generations of the John Adams Family. New York, 1983.
Nagel, Paul C., John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life. New York, 1997.
New History of Florida, The ed. Michael Gannon. Gainesville, 1996.
Newmyer, R. Kent, John Marshall and the Heroic Age of the Supreme Court. Baton Rouge, 2001.
Niven, John, John C. Calhoun and the Price of Union. Baton Rouge, 1988.
Niven, John, Salmon P. Chase: A Biography. New York, 1995.
Oliver, Robert T., History of Public Speaking in America. Boston, 1964.
Opal, J. M., Avenging the People: Andrew Jackson, the Rule of Law, and the American Nation. New York, 2017.
Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States, The ed. Kermit L. Hall. New York, 1992.
Parton, James, Life of Andrew Jackson, Volume 3. New York, 1860.
Pennsylvania: A History, Volume 2 ed. George P. Donehoo. New York, 1926.
Perrigo, Lynn I., Texas and Our Spanish Southwest. Dallas, 1960.
Peterson, Merrill D., The Great Triumvirate: Webster, Clay, and Calhoun. New York, 1987.
Peterson, Norma Lois, The Presidencies of William Henry Harrison & John Tyler. Lawrence, 1989.
Philbrick, Francis S., The Rise of the West 1754-1830. New York, 1965.
Presser, Stephen B. and Jamil S. Zainaldin, Law and American History: Cases and Materials. St. Paul, 1980.
Ratcliffe, Donald, The One-Party Presidential Contest: Adams, Jackson, and 1824’s Five-Horse Race. Lawrence, 2015.
Reader’s Encyclopedia of the American West, The ed. Howard R. Lamar. New York, 1977.
Readings in California History ed. N. Ray Gilmore and Gladys Gilmore. New York, 1966.
Record of American Diplomacy, The: Documents and Readings in the History of American Foreign Relations ed. Ruhl J. Bartlett. New York, 1947.
Remini, Robert V., Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Democracy 1833-1845. New York, 1984.
Remini, Robert V., Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Empire, 1767-1821. New York, 1977.
Remini, Robert V., Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Freedom, 1822-1832. New York, 1981.
Remini, Robert V., Daniel Webster: The Man and His Time. New York, 1997.
Remini, Robert V., Henry Clay: Statesman for the Union. New York, 1991.
Retrieving the American Past: A Customized U.S. History Reader ed. Majewski. Needham Heights, 2000.
Richman, Irving Berdine, Rhode Island: Its Making and Its Meaning. New York, 1908.
Rohrbough, Malcolm J., Trans-Appalachian Frontier: People, Societies, and Institutions, 1775-1850. Bloomington, 2008.
Roosevelt, Theodore, Thomas H. Benton. Boston, 1899.
Roosevelt, Theodore, The Winning of the West, Volume 4. New York, 1896.
Ross, Shelley, Fall from Grace: Sex, Scandal, and Corruption in American Politics from 1702 to the Present. New York, 1988.
Russell, Greg, John Quincy Adams and the Public Virtues of Diplomacy. Columbia, 1995.
Sanborn, F. B., Dr. S. G. Howe: The Philanthropist. New York, 1891.
Scalf, Henry P., Kentucky’s Last Frontier. Pikeville, 1972.
Scharf, J. Thomas, History of Maryland from the Colonial Period to the Present Day. Hatboro, 1879.
Schlesinger, Arthur M. Jr., The Age of Jackson. Boston, 1945.
Schurz, Carl, Henry Clay, 2 Volumes. Boston, 1899.
Seward, William H., Life of John Quincy Adams, Sixth President of the United States. Philadelphia, 1886.
Shepherd, Jack, The Adams Chronicles: Four Generations of Greatness. Boston, 1975.
Sheridan, Thomas E., Arizona: A History. Tucson, 2012.
Sheriff, Carol, The Artificial River: The Erie Canal and the Paradox of Progress 1817-1862. New York, 1996.
Sides, Hampton, Blood and Thunder: An Epic of the American West. New York, 2006.
Silbey, Joel H., Martin Van Buren and the Emergence of American Popular Politics. Lanham, 2002.
Smith, Page, The Shaping of America: A People’s History of the Ante-bellum Years. New York, 1980.
Smith, Page, A Nation Comes of Age: A People’s History of the Ante-Bellum Years. New York, 1981.
Stagg, J. C. A., Borderlines in Borderlands: James Madison and the Spanish-American Frontier, 1776-1821. New Haven, 2009.
Steele, John, In Camp & Cabin. New York, 1962.
Stone, Irving, Men to Match My Mountains: The Opening of the Far West, 1840-1900. Garden City, 1956.
Strong, The Diary of George Templeton, Volumes 1-2. New York, 1952.
Supreme Court and the Constitution, The: Readings in American Constitutional History ed. Stanley I. Kutler. New York, 1977.
Sydnor, Charles S., The Development of Southern Sectionalism 1819-1848. Baton Rouge, 1948.
Torget, Andrew J., Seeds of Empire: Cotton, Slavery, and the Transformation of the Texas Borderlands, 1800-1850. Chapel Hill, 2015.
Trumbull, Benjamin, A Complete History of Connecticut, 2 volumes. New Haven, 1818.
Turner, Frederick Jackson, The Frontier in American History. Tucson, 1986.
Turner, Frederick Jackson, Rise of the New West 1819-1829. New York, 1906.
Turner, Frederick Jackson, The United States 1830-1850: The Nation and Its Sections. New York, 1963.
Unger, Harlow Giles, John Quincy Adams. Boston, 2012.
Van Deusen, Glyndon G., The Jacksonian Era 1828 * 1848. New York, 1959.
Van Deusen, Glyndon G., The Rise and Decline of Jacksonian Democracy. New York, 1970.
Van Every, Dale, The Final Challenge: The American Frontier 1804-1845. New York, 1964.
Voices of a People’s History of the United States ed. Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove. New York, 2004.
Wade, Richard C., The Urban Frontier: Pioneer Life in Early Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Lexington, Louisville, and St. Louis. Chicago, 1959.
Wallace, David Duncan, South Carolina: A Short History 1520-1948. Columbia, 1951.
Wallace, Edward S., Destiny and Glory. New York, 1957.
Warshaurer, Matthew, Andrew Jackson and the Politics of Martial Law: Nationalism, Civil Liberties, and Partisanship. Knoxville, 2006.
Watts, Steven, The Republic Reborn: War and the Making of Liberal America, 1790-1820. Baltimore, 1987.
Webb, Walter Prescott, The Great Plains. 1931.
Wellman, Paul I., Spawn of Evil. New York, 1964.
White, Leonard D., The Jacksonians: A Study in Administrative History 1829-1861. New York, 1954.
Wilentz, Sean, Andrew Jackson. New York, 2005.
Wilentz, Sean, The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln. New York, 2005.
Wilson, Major L., The Presidency of Martin Van Buren. Lawrence, 1984.
Zabriskie, Francis Nicoll, Horace Greeley, The Editor. New York, 1890.
Zinn, Howard, A People’s History of the United States. New York, 1980.


Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of British Columbia 1792-1887.  San Francisco, 1887.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, History of the North Coast, Volume 2 1800-1846. San Francisco, 1884.
Bothwell, Robert, The Penguin History of Canada. Toronto, 2006.
Brebner, J. Bartlet, Canada: A Modern History. Ann Arbor, 1960.
Burt, Alfred Leroy, A Short History of Canada for Americans. Minneapolis, 1944.
Canadian History in Documents, 1763-1966 ed. J. M. Bliss. Toronto, 1966.
Careless, J. M. S., The Union of the Canadas: The Growth of Canadian Institutions 1841-1857. Toronto, 1967.
Creighton, Donald, A History of Canada: Dominion of the North. Cambridge, 1944.
Illustrated History of Canada, The ed. Craig Brown. Toronto, 2002.
Kingsford, William, The History of Canada, Volume IX-X [1815-1841]. New York, 1897-1898.
McNaught, Kenneth, The Pelican History of Canada. Middlesex, 1969.
Monet, Jacques, The Last Cannon Shot: A Study of French-Canadian Nationalism 1837-1850. Toronto, 1969.
Morton, W. L., The Kingdom of Canada: A General History from Earliest Times. Indianapolis, 1963.
Read, Colin, The Rising in Western Upper Canada, 1837-8: The Duncombe Revolt and after. Toronto, 1982.
Riendeau, Roger, A Brief History of Canada. New York, 2000.
Tracy, Frank Basil, Tercentenary History of Canada, Vol. 3. New York, 1913.

Native Americans

Anson, Bert, The Miami Indians. Norman, 1970.
Axelrod, Alan, Chronicle of the Indian Wars. New York, 1993.
Brown, Dee, The American West. New York, 1994.
Cave, Alfred A., Sharp Knife: Andrew Jackson and the American Indians. Santa Barbara, 2017.
Clinton, Robert N., et al, American Indian Law: Cases and Materials. Charlottesville, 1991.
Douthit, Nathan, Uncertain Encounters: Indians and Whites at Peace and War in Southern Oregon 1820s to 1860s. Corvallis, 2002.
Ehle, John, Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation. New York, 1988.
Encyclopedia of North American Indians ed. Frederick E. Hoxie. Boston, 1996.
Evarts, Jeremiah, Cherokee Removal: The “William Penn” Essays and Other Writings. Knoxville, 1981.
Foreman, Grant, The Five Civilized Tribes. Norman, 1934.
Great Documents in American Indian History ed. Wayne Moquin. New York, 1973.
Green, Michael D., The Politics of Indian Removal: Creek Government and Society in Crisis. Lincoln, 1982.
Grinnell, George Bird, The Fighting Cheyennes. Norman, 1915.
Hagan, William T., The Sac and Fox Indians. Norman, 1958.
Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 15: Northeast ed. Bruce G. Trigger. Washington, 1978.
Himmel, Kelly F., The Conquest of the Karankawas and the Tonkawas 1821-1859. College Station, 1999.
Indian and the White Man, The ed. Wilcomb E.  Washburn. Garden City, 1964.
Indians of the North Pacific Coast ed. Tom McFeat. Seattle, 1966.
Inskeep, Steve, Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab. New York, 2015.
Josephy, Alvin M., The Indian Heritage of America. New York, 1968.
Josephy, Alvin M. Jr., 500 Nations: An Illustrated History of North American Indians. New York, 1994.
Josephy, Alvin M., The Nez Perce Indians and the Opening of the Northwest. Boston, 1997.
Josephy, Alvin M. Jr., The Patriot Chiefs. New York, 1989.
Kavanaugh, Thomas W., Comanche Political History: An Ethnohistorical Perspective 1706-1875. Lincoln, 1996.
Kidwell, Clara Sue, Choctaws and Missionaries in Mississippi, 1818-1918. Norman, 1995.
Kluckhohn and Dorothea Leighton, The Navaho. Garden City, 1962.
Lyons, Oren et al, Exiled in the Land of the Free: Democracy, Indian Nations, and the U.S. Constitution. Santa Fe, 1992.
Mahon, John K., History of the Second Seminole War 1835-1842. Gainesville, 1985.
Marks, Paula Mitchell, In a Barren Land: American Indian Dispossession and Survival. New York, 1998.
McNitt, Frank, Navajo Wars: Military Campaigns, Slave Raids and Reprisals. University of New Mexico Press, 1972.
Meyer, Roy W., History of the Santee Sioux: United States Indian Policy on Trial. Lincoln, 1993.
Myers, J. Jay, Red Chiefs and White Challengers. New York, 1972.
Native American Testimony: A Chronicle of Indian-White Relations from Prophecy to the Present, 1492-1992 ed. Peter Nabokov. New York, 1991.
Nichols, Roger L., Warrior Nations: The United States and Indian Peoples. Norman, 2013.
Oregon Indians: Voices from Two Centuries ed. Stephen Dow Beckham. Corvallis, 2006.
Portable North American Indian Reader, The ed. Frederick W. Turner III. New York, 1974.
Remini, Robert V., Andrew Jackson and His Indian Wars. New York, 2001.
Silverman, David J., Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native America. Cambridge, 2016.
St. Jean, Wendy, Remaining Chickasaw in Indian Territory, 1830s-1907. Tuscaloosa, 2011.
Thomas, David et al, The Native Americans: An Illustrated History. Atlanta, 1993.
Weatherford, Jack, Native Roots: How the Indians Enriched America. New York, 1991.
Woodward, Grace Steele, The Cherokees. Norman, 1963.

American Slavery & Abolitionists

Abolition Movement, The ed. James Tackach. Detroit, 2005.
Abolitionism and American Politics and Government ed. John R. McKivigan. New York, 1999.
Against Slavery: An Abolitionist Reader ed. Mason Lowance. New York, 2000.
Ante-Bellum: Writings of George Fitzhugh and Hinton Rowan Helper on Slavery ed. Harvey Wish. New York, 1960.
Aptheker, Herbert, American Negro Slave Revolts. New York, 1969.
Baptist, Edward E., The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism. New York, 2014.
Bennett, Lerone Jr., Before the Mayflower: A History of the Negro in America 1619-1964. Baltimore, 1964.
Bergman, Peter M., The Chronological History of the Negro in America. New York, 1969.
Black Protest: History, Documents, and Analyses 1619 to the Present ed. Joanne Grant. New York, 1968.
Black Women in White America: A Documentary History ed. Gerda Lerner. New York, 1972.
Davis, David Brion, The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture. Ithaca, 1966.
Douglass, Life and Times of Frederick: Written by Himself: His Early Life as a Slave, His Escape from Bondage, and His Complete History. New York, 1962.
Douglass, Frederick, My Bondage and My Freedom. Urbana, 1987.
Douglass, Narrative of the Life of Frederick: An American Slave Written by Himself. Middlesex, 1982.
Elkins, Stanley M., Slavery: A Problem in American Institutional and Intellectual Life. New York, 1963.
Ericson, David F., Slavery in the American Republic. Lawrence, 2011.
Eyewitness: A Living Documentary of the African American Contribution to American History ed. William Loren Katz. New York, 1995.
Filler, Louis, Crusade Against Slavery 1830-1860. New York, 1960.
Filler, Louis, Slavery in the United States of America ed. New York, 1972.
Finch, Aisha K., Rethinking Slave Rebellion in Cuba: La Escalera and the Insurgencies of 1841-1844. Chapel Hill, 2015.
Fogel, Robert William and Stanley L. Engerman, Time on the Cross: The Economics of American Negro Slavery. Boston, 1974.
Foner, Philip S., The Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass, 4 volumes. New York, 1950.
Franklin, John Hope and Alfred A. Moses Jr., From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans. New York, 1994.
Garrison, Selections from the Writings and Speeches of William Lloyd. New York, 1852.
Genovese, Eugene D., Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made. New York, 1974.
Grimké, Archibald H., William Lloyd Garrison: The Abolitionist. New York, 1891.
Hendrick, George and Willene, The Creole Mutiny: A Tale of Revolt Aboard a Slave Ship. Chicago, 2003.
Holcomb, Julie L., Moral Commerce: Quakers and the Transatlantic Boycott of the Slave Labor Economy. Ithaca, 2016.
Holland, Frederic May, Frederick Douglass: The Colored Orator. Toronto, 1891.
Johnson, Michael P., and James L. Roark, Black Masters: A Free Family of Color in the Old South. New York, 1984.
Jones, Howard, Mutiny on the Amistad: The Saga of a Slave Revolt and Its Impact on American Abolition, Law, and Diplomacy. New York, 1987.
Jordan, Winthrop D., White Over Black: American Attitudes Toward the Negro 1550-1812. Baltimore, 1968.
Katz, William Loren, Eye Witness: A Living Documentary of the African American Contribution to American History. New York, 1995.
Laurie, Bruce, Beyond Garrison: Antislavery and Social Reform. Cambridge, 2005.
Mabee, Carleton, Black Freedom: The Nonviolent Abolitionists from 1830 Through the Civil War. London, 1970.
Martyn, Carlos, Wendell Phillips: The Agitator. New York, 1890.
McDaniel, W. Caleb, The Problem of Democracy in the Age of Slavery: Garrisonian Abolitionists & Transatlantic Reform. Baton Rouge, 2013.
McFeely, William S., Frederick Douglass. New York, 1991.
Negro in American History, The, Vol. 3: Slaves and Masters 1567-1854 ed. Charles Van Doren. Chicago, 1972.
Olmsted, Frederick Law, Slave States (Before the Civil War). New York, 1959.
Painter, Nell Irvin, Sojourner Truth: A Life, A Symbol. New York, 1996.
Perry, Lewis, Radical Abolitionism: Anarchy and the Government of God in Antislavery Thought. Ithaca, 1973.
Quakers and Abolition ed. Brycchan Carey and Geoffrey Plank. Urbana, 2014.
Schermerhorn, Calvin, The Business of Slavery and the Rise of American Capitalism, 1815-1860. New Haven, 2015.
Sinha, Manisha, The Slave’s Cause: A History of Abolition. New Haven, 2016.
Slave Narratives ed. William L. Andrews and Henry Louis Gates Jr. New York, 2000.
Slavery and the Southern Economy: Sources and Readings ed. Harold D. Woodman. New York, 1966.
Slavery Attacked: The Abolitionist Crusade ed. John L. Thomas. Englewood Cliffs, 1965.
Slavery Defended: the views of The Old South ed. Eric L. McKitrick. Englewood Cliffs, 1963.
Slavery in North America: From the Colonial Period to Emancipation, Volume 3: The Antebellum Period ed. Jonathan Daniel Wells. London, 2009.
Stampp, Kenneth M., The Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South. New York, 1956.
Stewart, James Brewer, Joshua A. Giddings and the Tactics of Radical Politics. Cleveland,1970.
Thomas, John L., The Liberator: William Lloyd Garrison. Boston, 1963.

Women Reforming America

Bacon, Margaret Hope, Valiant Friend: The Life of Lucretia Mott. New York, 1980.
Blanchard, Paula, Margaret Fuller: From Transcendentalism to Revolution. New York, 1978.
Brown, Thomas J., Dorothea Dix: New England Reformer. Cambridge, 1998.
Chevigny, Bell Gale, The Woman and the Myth: Margaret Fuller’s Life and Writings. New York, 1976.
Child, Lydia Maria, The American Frugal Housewife. New York, 1972.
Child, Lydia Maria, An Appeal in Favor of Americans Called Africans. New York, 1968.
Child, Lydia Maria, Hobomok and Other Writings on Indians. New Brunswick, 1986.
Child, Lydia Maria, The Mother’s Book. New York, 1831.
Child, Lydia Maria, Philothea: A Romance. Freeport, 1836.
Child, Lydia Maria, Right Way the Safe Way, proved by Emancipation in the British West Indies, and Elsewhere. New York, 1862.
Crocker, Hannah Mather, Observations on the Real Rights of Women and Other Writings ed. Constance J. Post. Lincoln, 2011.
Dirvin, Joseph I., Mrs. Seton: Foundress of the American Sisters of Charity. New York, 1975.
Educated Women in America: Selected Writings of Catharine Beecher, Margaret Fuller, and M. Carey Thomas ed. Barbara M. Cross. New York, 1965.
Feminism: The Essential Historical Writings ed. Miram Schneir. New York, 1972.
Flexner, Eleanor, Century of Struggle: The Woman’s Rights Movement in the United States. Cambridge, 1975.
Friedman, Jean E. and William G. Slade, Our American Sisters: Women in American Life and Thought. Lexington, 1982.
Fuller, Margaret, The Essential Margaret Fuller. New Brunswick, 1992.
Fuller Ossoli, Margaret, Woman in the Nineteenth Century Relating to the Sphere, Condition and Duties, of Woman. Boston, 1855.
Fuller, Margaret, Summer on the Lakes in 1843. Boston-New York, 1844.
Gollaher, David, Voice for the Mad: The Life of Dorothea Dix. New York, 1995.
Hayden, Dolores, The Grand Domestic Revolution: A History of Feminist Designs for American Homes Neighborhoods, and Cities. Cambridge, 1981.
Hymowitz, Carol and Michaele Weissman, A History of Women in America. New York, 1978.
Karcher, Carolyn L., The First Woman in the Republic: A Cultural Biography of Lydia Maria Child, 2 volumes. Durham, 1994.
Lerner, Gerda, The Grimké Sisters from South Carolina. New York, 1967.
Lydia Maria Child Reader, A ed. Carolyn L. Karcher. Durham, 1997.
Marshall, Megan, Margaret Fuller: A New American Life. Boston, 2013.
Martineau, Harriet, Society in America ed. Seymour Martin Lipset. Garden City, 1962.
Matteson, John, The Lives of Margaret Fuller. New York, 2012.
Perkins, A. J. G. and Theresa Wolfson, Frances Wright Free Enquirer: The Study of a Temperament. Philadelphia, 1939.
Pioneers of Women’s Education in the United States: Emma Willard, Catherine Beecher, Mary Lyon ed. Willystine Goodsell. New York, 1931.
Root of Bitterness: Documents of the Social History of American Women ed. Nancy F. Cott. Boston, 1972.
Sklar, Kathryn Kish, Catharine Beecher: A Study in American Domesticity. New York, 1973.
Sochen, June, Herstory: A Woman’s View of American History. New York, 1974.
Tyler, Alice Felt, Freedom’s Ferment: Phases of American Social History from the Colonial Period to the Outbreak of the Civil War. New York, 1944.
Underside of American History, The, Volume 1: to 1877 ed. Thomas R. Frazier. New York, 1978.
Unequal Sisters: A Multicultural Reader in U.S. Women’s History ed. Vicki L. Ruiz & Ellen Carol Dubois. New York, 2000.
Wilson, Dorothy Clarke, Stranger and Traveler: The Story of Dorothea Dix, American Reformer. Boston, 1975.
Woloch, Nancy, Women and the American Experience. New York, 1984.
Women’s America: Refocusing the Past ed. Linda K. Kerber and Jane De Hart Mathews. New York, 1982.
Wright, Frances, Reason, Religion, and Morals. Amherst, 2004.

American Philosophy & Religion

Allen, Gay Wilson, Waldo Emerson. New York, 1981.
Ahlstrom, Sydney E., A Religious History of the American People. New Haven, 1972.
Andrews, Edward Deming, The People Called Shakers: A Search for the Perfect Society. New York, 1963.
Book of Mormon, The tr. Joseph Smith, Jun. Salt Lake City, 1981.
Brock, Peter, Pioneers of the Peaceable Kingdom. Princeton, 1968.
Brock, Peter, Radical Pacifists in Antebellum America. Princeton, 1968.
Brooks, Van Wyck, The Flowering of New England 1815-1865. USA, 1936.
Ceadel, Martin, The Origins of War Prevention: The British Peace Movement and International Relations, 1730-1854. Oxford, 1996.
Channing, William Ellery, Discourses on War. New York, 1972.
Channing, William E., The Works of. Boston, 1890.
Commager, Henry Steele, Theodore Parker: Yankee Crusader. Boston, 1960.
Conscience in America: A Documentary History of Conscientious Objection in America 1757-1967 ed. Lillian Schlissel. New York, 1968.
Cooney, Robert and Helen Michalowski, The Power of the People: Active Nonviolence in the United States. Culver City, 1977.
Curti, Merle Eugene, The American Peace Crusade 1815-1860. New York, 1929.
Delbanco, Andrew, William Ellery Channing: An Essay on the Liberal Spirit in America. Cambridge, 1981.
Documentary History of Religion in America to the Civil War, A ed. Edwin S. Gaustad. Grand Rapids, 1982.
Documentary History of the Jews in the United States 1654-1875, A ed. Morris U. Schappes. New York, 1971.
Documents on Fundamental Human Rights, Vol. 1 ed. Zechariah Chafee, Jr. New York, 1952.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, Collected Poems and Translations. New York, 1994.
Emerson, The Complete Writings of Ralph Waldo, 2 volumes. New York, 1929.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, Essays & Lectures. New York, 1983.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, The Selected Lectures of ed. Ronald A. Bosco & Joel Myerson. Athens, 2005.
Essential Transcendentalists, The ed. Richard G. Geldard. New York, 2005.
Frank, Albert J. von, An Emerson Chronology. New York, 1994.
Gura, Philip F., American Transcendentalism: A History. New York, 2007.
Gutjahr, The Book of Mormon: A Biography. Princeton, 2012.
Handlin, Lilian, George Bancroft: The Intellectual as Democrat. New York, 1984.
Hibben, Paxton, Henry Ward Beecher: An American Portrait. New York, 1942.
Madison, Charles A., Critics & Crusaders. New York, 1948.
McAleer, John, Ralph Waldo Emerson: Days of Encounter. Boston, 1984.
McWilliams, Wilson  Carey, The Idea of Fraternity in America. Berkeley, 1973.
Mendelsohn, Jack, Channing: The Reluctant Radical. Boston, 1971.
Myerson, Joel, The New England Transcendentalists and the Dial: A History of the Magazine and Its Contributors. Rutherford, 1980.
Nonviolence in America: A Documentary History ed. Staughton Lynd and Alice Lynd. Maryknoll, 1995.
Nordhoff, Charles, The Communistic Societies of the United States. New York, 1965.
Noyes, John Humphrey, Strange Cults & Utopias of 19th-Century America. 1966.
Parrington, Vernon Louis, Main Currents in American Thought, 3 volumes. New York, 1930.
Phelps, Christina, The Anglo-American Peace Movement in the Mid-Nineteenth Century. Freeport, 1930.
Reform Spirit in America ed. Robert H. Walker. New York, 1976.
Richardson, Robert D. Jr, Emerson: the Mind on Fire. Berkeley, 1995.
Roberts, B. H., A Comprehensive History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Century 1, Volume 1. Provo, 1957.
Rusk, Ralph, The Life of Ralph Waldo Emerson, New York, 1949.
Selected Lectures of Emerson, The ed. Ronald A. Bosco & Joel Myerson. Athens, 2005.
Shepard, Odell, Pedlar’s Progress: The Life of Bronson Alcott. Boston, 1937.
Stokes, Anson Phelps and Leo Pfeffer, Church and State in the United States. New York, 1964.
Sumner, Charles, Addresses on War. New York, 1971.
Taves, Ernest H., This is the Place: Brigham Young and the New Zion. Buffalo, 1991.
Transcendentalists, The ed. Perry Miller. Cambridge, 1950.
Turner, John G., Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet. Cambridge, 2012.
Tyler, Alice Felt, Freedom’s Ferment: Phases of American Social History from the Colonial Period to the Outbreak of the Civil War. New York, 1944.
Werner, M. R., Brigham Young. New York, 1925.

American Literature

American Literary Revolution 1783-1837, The ed. Robert E. Spiller. New York, 1967.
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, Essays and Miscellany. San Francisco, 1890.
Brooks, Van Wyck, The World of Washington Irving. Kingsport, 1944.
Burstein, Andrew, The Original Knickerbocker: The Life of Washington Irving. New York, 2007.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The American Democrat or Hints on the Social and Civic Relations of the United States of America. New York, 1956.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Bravo. New York, 1963.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Deerslayer or The First Warpath. New York, 1963.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Headsman or The Abbaye des Vignerons: A Tale. New York, 1833.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Heidenmauer or, The Benedictines, A Legend of the Rhine. New York, 1832.
Cooper, James Fenimore, Home as Found: A Novel of Social Criticism and Observation. New York, 1961.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Last of the Mohicans; A Narrative of 1757. Albany, 1983.
Cooper, James Fenimore, Lionel Lincoln; or, The Leaguer of Boston. Albany, 1984.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Pathfinder or The Inland Sea. Albany, 1981.
Cooper, James Fenimore, Sea Tales: The Pilot, The Red Rover. New York, 1990.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Pilot: A Tale of the Sea. New York, 1849.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Pioneers, or The Sources of the Susquehanna. New York, 1964.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Prairie: A Tale. New York, 1950.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Red Rover: A Tale of the Sea. New York, 1850.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Spy: A Tale of The Neutral Ground. New York, 2002.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Two Admirals. New York, 1842.
Cooper, James Fenimore, The Water Witch. New York, 1830.
Cooper, James Fenimore, Wing and Wing. New York, 1842.
Dana, Richard Henry Jr., Two Years Before the Mast. Middlesex, 1981.
Franklin, Wayne, James Fenimore Cooper: The Early Years. New Haven, 2007.
Gale, Robert L., Richard Henry Dana, Jr. New York, 1969.
Irving, Washington, Alhambra, A Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada, Legends of the Conquest of Spain, Spanish Voyages of Discovery. New York, no date.
Irving, Washington, Astoria or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains, The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, Salmagundi. New York, 1843.
Irving, Washington, Bracebridge Hall, Tales of a Traveller, The Alhambra. New York, 1991.
Irving, Washington, The Complete Tales of ed. Charles Neider. New York, 1975.
Irving, Washington, History, Tales and Sketches: Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent., Salmagundi, A History of New York, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. New York, 1983.
Irving, Washington, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories [The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.]. New York, 2014.
Irving, Washington, The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus. New York, 1831.
Irving, Washington, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. ed. Susan Manning. Oxford, 1996.
Irving, Washington, The Sketch Book, The Crayon Papers, A History of New York from the Beginning of the World to the end of the Dutch Dynasty, A Tour of the Prairies. New York, no date.
Irving, Washington, Tales of a Traveller, Bracebridge Hall, Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey, Wolfert’s Roost, and Miscellanies. New York, no date.
Irving, Washington, Three Western Narratives: A Tour on the Prairies, Astoria, The Adventures of Captain Bonneville. New York, 2004.
Irving, Washington, The Western Journals of ed. John Francis McDermott. Norman, 1944.
Jones, Brian Jay, Washington Irving: An American Original. New York, 2008.
Lawrence, D. H., Studies in Classic American Literature. Garden City, 1951.
Leary, Lewis, John Greenleaf Whittier. New York, 1961.
Literary History of the United States ed. Robert E. Spiller et al. London, 1963.
Long, Robert Emmet, James Fenimore Cooper. New York, 1990.
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, The Complete Poetical Works of. Boston, 1908.
McFarland, Philip, Sojourners. New York, 1979.
McWilliams, John P. Jr., Political Justice in a Republic: James Fenimore Cooper’s America. Berkeley, 1972.
Parrington, Vernon Louis, Main Currents in American Thought: An Interpretation of American Literature from the Beginnings to 1920. New York, 1930.
Pickard, Samuel T., Life and Letters of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 1. New York, 1969.
Rans, Geoffrey, Cooper’s Leather-Stocking Novels. Chapel Hill, 1991.
Ringe, Donald A., James Fenimore Cooper. Boston, 1988.
Shapiro, Samuel, Richard Henry Dana, Jr. 1815-1882. East Lansing, 1961.
Shock of Recognition: The Development of Literature in the United States Recorded by the Men Who Made it, Volume 1 The Nineteenth Century ed. Edmund Wilson. New York, 1955.
Slotkin, Richard, Regeneration Through Violence: The Mythology of the American Frontier, 1600-1860. Middletown, 1973.
Smith, Henry Nash, Virgin Land: The American West as Symbol and Myth. New York, 1950.
Walker, Warren S., Plots and Characters in the Fiction of James Fenimore Cooper. Hamden, 1978.
Warren, Robert Penn, John Greenleaf Whittier’s Poetry: An Appraisal and a Selection. Minneapolis, 1971.
Whittier, John Greenleaf, The Complete Poetical Works of. Boston, 1894.

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Brazil, Argentina & Chile 1817-44
Venezuela, Colombia & Peru 1817-44

Caribbean & Central America 1817-44
Mexico and Democracy 1817-44
US Era of Monroe & J. Q. Adams 1817-2
Native Tribes, Removal & the West
Jacksonian Democracy 1829-37
US Depression, Van Buren & Tyler 1837-44
Canada Becomes Democratic 1817-44
Slavery and Abolitionists 1817-44
Women Reforming America 1817-44
American Philosophy & Religion 1817-44
Emerson’s Transcendentalism
Literature of Irving, Cooper & Whittier
Summary & Evaluating America 1817-44

World Chronology to 1830
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