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Colonial, Revolutionary, and Early National America: Books

Here are a few suggested books for you.  You'll find many more in the Library Catalog and in these Bibliographies.

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Where to Browse the Stacks

Call Numbers:

  • 970 - History of North America
  • 973 - History of the United States
  • 973.33 - Military history, American Revolution

Suggested Search Terms to Use

Subject Headings: To narrow your search, add one of these:
History of North America -- Early history to 1492
United States -- Early history to 1607
  -- Colonial period, 1607-1775
  -- Stamp Act, 1765-1766
  -- Revolution, 1775-1783
  -- Periods of Revolution and Confederation, 1775-1789
  -- Constitutional period, 1789-1809
  -- Continental Congress
  -- Declaration of Independence, 1776
  -- North American native peoples
  For primary sources, add one of these:
  -- Sources
  -- Documents
  -- Speeches
  -- Correspondence
  -- Manuscripts