Results for Non Fiction + 19th Century, set in USA

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  • The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
    Rinker Buck
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
     
    An epic account of traveling the length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned way—in a covered wagon with...
  • Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
    Louisa Thomas
    Hardcover: 04/05/2016
     
    An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed firsthand the ...
  • Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
    Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
  • Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
    Karen Abbott
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    Karen Abbott tells the stories of four courageous women - a socialite, a farmgirl, an abolitionist, and a ...
  • Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
    Peter Stark
    Paperback: 02/10/2015
     
    In 1810, John Jacob Astor sent out two advance parties to settle the wild, unclaimed western coast of North ...
  • The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway
    Doug Most
    Paperback: 02/10/2015
     
    The Race Underground is a great American saga of two rival American cities, their rich, powerful and sometimes...
  • Banquet at Delmonico's: Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and the Triumph of Evolution in America
    Barry Werth
    Paperback: 04/01/2011
     
    In Banquet at Delmonico’s, Barry Werth, the acclaimed author of The Scarlet Professor, draws readers ...

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