Last edited by Daik
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 | History

8 edition of Eyewitness to America"s wars found in the catalog.

Eyewitness to America"s wars

by Alan Axelrod

  • 116 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Facts On File, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History, Military -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlan Axelrod.
    GenreSources
    SeriesFacts on File Library of American History
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE181 .A943 2011
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination2v. (xxi, 894p)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24110261M
    ISBN 100816074143
    ISBN 109780816074143
    LC Control Number2010007278
    OCLC/WorldCa460053278

    "Captured by Indians, ," EyeWitness to History, (). Mary spent five more days in the wilderness before arriving at the French fort. Shortly after, two Seneca sisters took her down the Ohio River and adopted her as one of their own. Aboard a Slave Ship, America's First Steam Locomotive, A Portrait of America, Traveling the National Road, A Slave's Life Traveling the Erie Canal, Victoria Becomes Queen, Escape From Slavery, A Flogging at Sea, P.T. Barnum Discovers "Tom Thumb" Living among the Shakers, Visit to the "Red Light.

    Buy War's End: An Eyewitness Account of America's Last Atomic Mission by Charles W Sweeney online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop now. EyeWitness Accounts Of The American Civil War. John Brown's Raid, Robert E. Lee, commander of the U.S. forces that responded to the attack, describes John Brown's attempt to capture the arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Va.

      In my new book Crucible, I wanted to tell the story of the years to – more similar to our own times than I would like – in a similar voice, in . I originally bought the book for my grandson. He was always asking me questions about the history of wars in America. So I bought him several Eyewitness books on the various wars. What I found it that the books included wonderful pictures plus the informative information. I read every one of them along with him/5(44).


Share this book
You might also like
Crime out of mind.

Crime out of mind.

The migration of Indian human capital

The migration of Indian human capital

Humble motives for association to maintaine religion established

Humble motives for association to maintaine religion established

Mark

Mark

We say No

We say No

Risk and freedom, the record of road safety regulation

Risk and freedom, the record of road safety regulation

Barchester towers

Barchester towers

Fourth catalog of the meteorite collection of the Institute of Meteoritics, University of New Mexico

Fourth catalog of the meteorite collection of the Institute of Meteoritics, University of New Mexico

Small business and union-wide bargaining

Small business and union-wide bargaining

Kansas in August.

Kansas in August.

Selected cost-of-living provisions in Ontario collective agreements, May 1975

Selected cost-of-living provisions in Ontario collective agreements, May 1975

Roman Cieslewicz

Roman Cieslewicz

The rogue you know

The rogue you know

Recommended Country Inns

Recommended Country Inns

Australian political system

Australian political system

The Need to Know Library Set

The Need to Know Library Set

Eyewitness to America"s wars by Alan Axelrod Download PDF EPUB FB2

Eyewitness to America's Wars features dramatic accounts of life and death during the ferocious battles experienced by our nation's men and : Hardcover. War's End: An Eyewitness Account of America's Last Atomic Mission Paperback – July 1, by Charles W.

Sweeney (Author) › Visit Amazon's Charles W. Sweeney Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this /5(65).

Eyewitness To American History introduces an event in American history, then allows an eyewitness to tell the story in his own words. Ranging from the s to the s, these thirty-five tales are set in a wide variety of locales throughout the United States. The casual reader will find that all of the articles are short, entertaining, and Author: James Crutchfield.

Eyewitness to America: Years of American History in the Words of Those Who Saw It Happen Paperback – J by David Colbert (Editor) › Visit Amazon's David Colbert Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. /5(27). The book is arranged chronologically from the earliest encounters of Columbus with the Native Peoples of the Americas, to one Taking passages from diaries, private letters, and memoirs, Colbert has assembled the words of men and women who witnessed some of the most decisive and memorable moments in the history of the United States/5.

Buy Eyewitness to America's Wars by Alan Axelrod from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ "Eyewitness to World War II (Unforgettable Stories and Photographs From History's Greatest Conflict)" provides a well-written narrative and overview of the stories, personal sacrifices, and recollections of the military personnel and civilians who personally experienced the physical and Neil Kagan and Stephen G.

Hyslop are well-known for their detailed knowledge of American history, particularly America's /5. About the Author STEPHEN G. HYSLOP's many books include Great Empires, Eyewitness to the Civil War, Bound for Santa Fe: The Road to New Mexico and the American Conquest, and Chroniclers of Indian Life.

NEIL KAGAN heads Kagan & Associates, a firm specializing in innovative illustrated books/5(). Best history book I think I've ever read--with eyewitness accounts from the people on both sides of the equation who lived through events that include the executions of Czar Nicholas and his entire family, the execution of Mata Hari, World Wars 1 and 2 and so much more--you get a degree view of history.4/5.

Description: Eyewitness to America's Wars features accounts of life and death during the ferocious battles experienced by our nation's men and women. --from publisher description.

War's End book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. On August 9,a twenty-five-year-old American Army Air Corps Major na /5.

Editorial Reviews "It's a book I'll turn to often for research, and more often for pleasure. Eyewitness to America is the best American collection on my shelf."-Charles Kuralt"A highly entertaining look at American history, a varied, imaginatively selected panorama Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

[Alan Axelrod] -- Eyewitness to America's Wars features accounts of life and death during the ferocious battles experienced by our nation's men and women. --from publisher description. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Eyewitness to America: Years of America in the Words of Those who Saw it Happen: Editor: David Colbert: Publisher: Pantheon Books, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects3/5(3).

DK is a top publisher of general reference and illustrated non-fiction books. Shop from a range of bestselling titles to improve your knowledge at Sweeney wrote a book defending the bombings and describing the event in, "War's End: An Eyewitness Account of America's Last Atomic Mission".

Sweeney became a brigadier general inat the time the youngest man in the Air Force to reach that rank.4/5(1).

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Eyewitness to America by,Pantheon Books edition, in English - 1st ed. Eyewitness to America ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: EYEWITNESS TO AMERICA: YEARS OF AMERICA IN THE WORDS OFTHOSE WHO SAW IT HAPPEN, edited by David Colbert, Pantheon, $ Gleaning passages from diaries, private letters, and memoirs, Colbert has assembled the words of exceptional men and women who witnessed some of the most decisive and memorable moments in the history of Author: Historynet Staff.

About The Earth Is Weeping. Winner of the Gilder Lehrman Prize for Military History Winner of the Caroline Bancroft History Prize Shortlisted for the Military History Magazine Book of the Year Award After the Civil War the Indian Wars would last more than three decades, permanently altering the physical and political landscape of America.

The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power. New York: Basic Books, ISBN ; Gawalt, Gerard W. "America and the Barbary pirates: An international battle against an unconventional foe." Thomas Jefferson Papers (Library of Congress, ) online.

Lambert, Frank. The Barbary Wars. New York: Hill and Wang, Location: Barbary Coast. Passage To America, Captured by Indians, Courtship in New England, Daniel Boone Opens Up the West, The Boston Massacre The Boston Tea Party Getting Sick, Battle at Lexington, Battle at Lexington, The British Perspective Ethan Allen Captures Fort Ticonderoga, The Execution of Nathan Hale,   Eyewitness to America’s Longest War, After Others Have Gone.

When the book on which the movie is based — The Taliban Shuffle, the American military and the United Nations. The American.USA Network’s episode anthology EYEWITNESS delves into the lives of Philip and Lukas, two innocent teenage boys who bear witness to a triple-homicide while in the midst of a romantic encounter.

Desperate to keep their relationship a secret and in fear of being found by the perpetrator, they must keep what they’ve seen hidden from everyone, including Philip’s new .