An American Webliography

Celebrate the 4th of July with these All-American resources!


White House Freedom Corps - a service and citizenship initiative by George W. Bush

The Flag of the United States - history and more

American Memory - a huge collection of historical material from the National Digital Library - try searching on Revolutionary War or George Washington to read copies of letters and papers of that time - focusing on historic events around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Freedom Trail - follow the path of early patriots through Boston, Massachusetts


Books, etc.

The American Revolution

Maier, Pauline American scripture : making the Declaration of Independence 973.313/Maie

Bobrick, Benson Angel in the whirlwind : the triumph of the American Revolution 973.3/Bobr

Fleming, Thomas J. Liberty! : the American revolution 973.3/Flem

United States state history & capitals (5 tapes) VC/917.3/Unit/

Weisberger, Bernard A. America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800 973.4/Weis

Ferling, John E. Setting the world ablaze : Washington, Adams, Jefferson, and the American Revolution 973.3/Ferl

The American Spirit today

Needleman, Jacob The American soul : rediscovering the wisdom of the founders 973/Need

Jeffcoat, A.E. Spirited Americans : a commentary on America's optimists 973/Jeff

D'Souza, Dinesh What's so great about America 973/D'Sou

September 11, 2001

In search of bin Laden VC/363.32/In

September 11, 2001 : a collection of newspaper front pages 974.71/Sept/Pb

Smith, Dennis Report from ground zero : the story of the rescue efforts at the World Trade Center 974.71/Smit, Cassette/974.71/Smit, CD/974.71/Smit

Notable Americans, past and present

McCullough, David G. John Adams Biog/Adams and LP/Biog/Adams

Brookhiser, Richard America's first dynasty : the Adamses, 1735-1918 Biog/Adams

Severance, John B. Thomas Jefferson : architect of democracy Biog/Jefferson

Brands, H.W. The first American : the life and times of Benjamin Franklin Biog/Franklin

Randall, Willard Sterne George Washington : a life Biog/Washington

Last updated January, 2006