American War of Independence

    In a Single Blow: The Battles of Lexington and Concord and the Beginning of the American Revolution

    By Robert Orrison

    Paperback £9.66

    Uncovers the amazing history that a pivotal spring day ushered in for the fate of Massachusetts and thirteen of Great Britain's North American.

    Victory or Death: The Battles of Trenton and Princeton, December 25, 1776 - January 3, 1777

    By Mark Maloy

    Paperback £9.66

    Historian Mark Maloy not only recounts the epic events of the Trenton-Princeton Campaign, he takes you along to the places where they occurred.

    American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804

    By Alan Taylor

    Paperback £13.70

    From a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, a fresh, authoritative history that recasts thinking about America's founding period.

    Wargame: the American Revolutionary War

    By Peter Dennis

    Paperback £12.63

    The paper soldier books by Peter Dennis and Andy Callan combine great rules and a cheap way to build large colourful armies fast.

    Whispers Across the Atlantick

    By David Smith

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    General William Howe was the commander-in-chief of the British forces during the early campaigns of the American Revolutionary War 1775-1783. Howe evoked passionate reactions in the people he worked with - his men loved him, his second-in-command detested him, his enemies feared him, his political masters despaired of him. There...

    Ultimate Guide to the Declaration of Independence

    By Dan Van Haften

    Paperback £9.96

    Drafted by Thomas Jefferson, the logical force of the Declaration facilitated the survival of a nation. The Ultimate Guide to the Declaration of Independence explains the document more thoroughly than any book previously published. With the aid of colorized step-by-step diagrams, the authors deconstruct Jefferson's masterpiece into the six elements...

    Man of War

    By Anthony Sullivan

    Hardback £17.46

    During his long and distinguished career Admiral James Saumarez was in the thick of the action at several major battles; the Saintes, Cape St Vincent and the Nile.

    Cambridge Historical Studies in American Law and Society

    By Matthew Crow

    Hardback Save £2.96 = £32.03

    Thomas Jefferson, Legal History, and the Art of Recollection offers an original account of the legal and political thought of Thomas Jefferson and the reception of narratives of empire and constitutional transformation during the era of the American Revolution. This book uniquely places Jefferson's own attention to history in conversation...

    Constitution and Other Documents of the Founding Fathers

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    This volume contains some of the significant documents and writings that helped lay the foundation of the United States of America and shape this country into the great democracy we know today.

    Benjamin Franklin's Wise Words

    By Benjamin Franklin

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Discover history through the eyes of one of the smartest, funniest, and coolest figures from America's past.

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