19th Century US History Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
    1. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson Published: February 10, 2004 Score: 20.01
  2. Undaunted Courage : Meriwether Lewis Thomas Jefferson And The Opening Of The American West
    2. Undaunted Courage : Meriwether Lewis Thomas Jefferson And The Opening Of The American West by Stephen E. Ambrose and Cotter Smith Published: June 1, 2001 Score: 11.37
  3. Empire of the Summer Moon
    3. Empire of the Summer Moon by S. C. Gwynne Published: May 25, 2010 Score: 7.91
  4. John Adams
    4. John Adams by David McCullough Published: May 22, 2001 Score: 6.65
  5. Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
    5. Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard Published: September 20, 2011 Score: 4.74
  6. The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
    6. The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David G. McCullough Published: May 24, 2011 Score: 4.59
  7. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself, Enlarged Edition, Now with
    7. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself, Enlarged Edition, Now with "A True Tale of Slavery" by Harriet A. Jacobs, Jean Fagan Yellin and John S. Jacobs Published: March 10, 2000 Score: 4.5
  8. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Oxford World's Classics)
    8. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (Oxford World's Classics) by Frederick Douglass and Deborah E. McDowell Published: May 15, 2009 Score: 4.27
  9. Letters of a Woman Homesteader
    9. Letters of a Woman Homesteader by Elinore Pruitt Stewart Published: May 15, 1998 Score: 2.15
  10. The Book of Mormon
    10. The Book of Mormon by Joseph Smith Published: September 1, 1998 Score: 1.92
  11. In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
    11. In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex by Nathaniel Philbrick Published: May 1, 2001 Score: 1.89
  12. THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN (Annotated)
    12. THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN (Annotated) by Henry Ketcham Published: May 19, 2010 Score: 1.81
  13. Lonesome Dove
    13. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry Published: June 13, 1985 Score: 1.71
  14. The Federalist Papers
    14. The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay Published: January 1, 1982 Score: 1.58
  15. Colonel Roosevelt
    15. Colonel Roosevelt by Edmund Morris Published: October 18, 2011 Score: 1.56
  16. Life on the Mississippi (Modern Library Classics)
    16. Life on the Mississippi (Modern Library Classics) by Mark Twain and Bill McKibben Published: May 29, 2007 Score: 1.44
  17. Roughing It
    17. Roughing It by Mark Twain Published: March 17, 2011 Score: 1.43
  18. The Frontiersmen: A Narrative
    18. The Frontiersmen: A Narrative by Allan W. Eckert and Kevin Foley Published: March 16, 2011 Score: 1.36
  19. The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn
    19. The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Nathaniel Philbrick Published: May 4, 2010 Score: 1.33
  20. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West
    20. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown and Hampton Sides Published: May 15, 2007 Score: 1.22
  21. American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House
    21. American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House by Jon Meacham Published: April 30, 2009 Score: 1.18
  22. Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West
    22. Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West by Hampton Sides Published: October 9, 2007 Score: 1.11
  23. Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War
    23. Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid That Sparked the Civil War by Tony Horwitz Published: October 25, 2011 Score: 1.03
  24. Crazy Horse and Custer: The Parallel Lives of Two American Warriors
    24. Crazy Horse and Custer: The Parallel Lives of Two American Warriors by Stephen E. Ambrose Published: May 1, 1996 Score: 0.87
  25. A World on Fire: Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War
    25. A World on Fire: Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War by Amanda Foreman Published: June 28, 2011 Score: 0.73

See also:

  1. US History Books
  2. US Colonial Period Books
  3. 20th Century US History Books
  4. 21st Century US History Books
  5. US State & Local History Books
  6. US Revolution & Founding Books
  7. African American History Books
  8. US Civil War Books
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