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History of the United States, Volume 2

From the Earliest Discovery of America to the Present Time

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Published: 1894
Language: English
Wordcount: 43,114 / 144 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 57
LoC Category: E
Downloads: 771
Added to site: 2007.09.11
mnybks.net#: 18172
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: History
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Naval Victories.

Battle of Lake Erie.

Opposition of the Federalists to the War.

New England Remonstrances.

Attitude of Sects.

Treaty of Ghent.

Its Provisions.

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

GEORGE WASHINGTON

BLOODY POND, NEAR LAKE GEORGE, WHICH IS SAID TO STILL CONTAIN THE BONES OF MANY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE FIGHT AT

FORT WILLIAM HENRY

KING GEORGE III.

JAMES OTIS, JR.

BURNING THE STAMPS IN NEW YORK

THE BOSTON MASSACRE. (From an engraving by Paul Revere)

PINE TREE FLAG OF MASSACHUSETTS

RATTLESNAKE FLAG OF SOUTH CAROLINA

UNION FLAG. THE FIRST RECOGNIZED CONTINENTAL STANDARD, RAISED FOR THE FIRST TIME JANUARY 2, 1776

THOMAS PAINE

A PROFILE VIEW OF THE HEIGHTS OF CHARLESTOWN

BUNKER HILL BATTLE. (From a contemporary print)

JOSEPH WARREN

GENERAL HOWE

GENERAL CHARLES LEE. (Although intended for a caricature, this is considered an excellent likeness)

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