US Revolution & Founding Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. 1776
    1. 1776 by David G. McCullough Published: June 27, 2006 Score: 14.42
  2. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
    2. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin Published: December 15, 2010 Score: 11.33
  3. The Federalist Papers
    3. The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay Published: September 10, 2011 Score: 11.04
  4. John Adams
    4. John Adams by David McCullough Published: May 22, 2001 Score: 10.59
  5. The 5000 Year Leap: A Miracle that Changed the World
    5. The 5000 Year Leap: A Miracle that Changed the World by W. Cleon Skousen Published: August 18, 2011 Score: 8.93
  6. Washington: A Life
    6. Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow Published: September 27, 2011 Score: 6.69
  7. Being George Washington: The Indispensable Man, as You've Never Seen Him
    7. Being George Washington: The Indispensable Man, as You've Never Seen Him by Glenn Beck Published: November 22, 2011 Score: 6.34
  8. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself
    8. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself by Harriet A. Jacobs Published: August 17, 2001 Score: 4.43
  9. Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
    9. Benjamin Franklin: An American Life by Walter Isaacson Published: May 4, 2004 Score: 4.3
  10. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (America's Past)
    10. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (America's Past) by Frederick Douglass and Pete Papageorge Published: June 1, 2002 Score: 2.85
  11. Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation
    11. Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph J. Ellis Published: February 5, 2002 Score: 2.84
  12. Roots: The Saga of an American Family
    12. Roots: The Saga of an American Family by Alex Haley and Avery Brooks Published: January 22, 2008 Score: 2.81
  13. Common Sense (Dover Thrift Editions)
    13. Common Sense (Dover Thrift Editions) by Thomas Paine Published: April 22, 1997 Score: 2.56
  14. The Frontiersmen: A Narrative
    14. The Frontiersmen: A Narrative by Allan W. Eckert and Kevin Foley Published: March 16, 2011 Score: 2.32
  15. The Real George Washington (American Classic Series)
    15. The Real George Washington (American Classic Series) by Jay A. Parry and Andrew M. Allison Published: March 17, 2011 Score: 2.14
  16. THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN (Annotated)
    16. THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN (Annotated) by Henry Ketcham Published: May 19, 2010 Score: 1.81
  17. The Age of Reason (Optimized for Kindle)
    17. The Age of Reason (Optimized for Kindle) by Thomas Paine and The Works of Thomas Paine Published: July 4, 2008 Score: 1.59
  18. His Excellency: George Washington
    18. His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis Published: November 8, 2005 Score: 1.43
  19. Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
    19. Up From Slavery: An Autobiography by Booker T. Washington Published: December 18, 2000 Score: 1.39
  20. Washington's Crossing (Pivotal Moments in American History (Oxford))
    20. Washington's Crossing (Pivotal Moments in American History (Oxford)) by David Hackett Fischer Published: February 1, 2006 Score: 1.14
  21. Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815 (Oxford History of the United States)
    21. Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815 (Oxford History of the United States) by Gordon S. Wood Published: October 10, 2009 Score: 1.06
  22. Ratification: The People Debate the Constitution, 1787-1788
    22. Ratification: The People Debate the Constitution, 1787-1788 by Pauline Maier Published: June 7, 2011 Score: 0.95
  23. The Jefferson Bible
    23. The Jefferson Bible by Thomas Jefferson and Percival Everett Published: September 1, 2004 Score: 0.95
  24. From Colony to Superpower: U.S. Foreign Relations since 1776 (Oxford History of the United States)
    24. From Colony to Superpower: U.S. Foreign Relations since 1776 (Oxford History of the United States) by George C. Herring Published: April 27, 2011 Score: 0.92
  25. The Invention of Air
    25. The Invention of Air by Steven Johnson and Mark Deakins Published: January 7, 2009 Score: 0.79

See also:

  1. US History Books
  2. 20th Century US History Books
  3. US Colonial Period Books
  4. African American History Books
  5. 21st Century US History Books
  6. 19th Century US History Books
  7. US State & Local History Books
  8. US Civil War Books
  9. Paleozoology
  10. Flower Field Guides
  11. Celine Dion Biographies
  12. Nicaragua Travel Guides
  13. Jerry Baker Expert Advice
  14. Other Eastern Religion Books
  15. Veterinary Immunology
  16. Biographies & Memoirs of Princess Diana
  17. Fluid Dynamics
  18. Constitutional Law Books
  19. Evolution Books
  20. True Crime Books