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text A nation rising : untold tales of flawed founders, fallen heroes, and forgotten fighters from America's hidden history

Summary
Explores America's hidden history in the first half of the nineteenth century, one of the most tumultuous but overlooked periods in the nation's early history. In the dramatic period from 1800 through 1850, the United States emerged from its inaus... Read more
Contents

Burr's trial -- Weatherford's war -- Madison's mutiny -- Dade's promise -- Morse's code -- Jessie's journey.

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text
Description
xxvi, 294 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher
Smithsonian Books/HarperCollins 2010

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TADL-WOOD 973.09 DAV in Adult Non-fiction Available

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