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Good Historical Reads
« on: August 07, 2013, 06:43:05 PM »
hese are downloadable books
All good reading for Libertyseed

Beneath Old Roof Trees
Beside Old Hearth Stones
Souvenir of Lexington
Lexington and Birthplace of American Liberty
Lexington Town Meetings 1765-1775
The Battle of Lexington Common, April 19, 1775
Military heroes of the United States from Lexington to Santiago

Fiction and truth about the battle on Lexington common, April 19, 1775
"We have staked the whole of all our political Institutions upon the capacity of mankind for Self-government, upon the capacity of each and all of us to govern ourselves, to control ourselves, to sustain ourselves according to The Ten Commandments of God." - James Madison


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Re: Good Historical Reads
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2018, 02:42:02 PM »
Although not free downloads, I have several recent titles that I can recommend:
The Road to Concord - Derek Bell, This tells the story of the cannon from the Boston Militia and highlights Gages's worry about them.
Bunker Hill - Nathaniel Philbrick   The first 100 or so pages are our story told in good detail.  The rest is useful information on what follows our story.