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America First—100 Stories from Our History by  Lawton B. Evans

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America First
by Lawton B. Evans
Collection of one hundred action-packed stories, covering the range of American history, from the first visit of Leif the Lucky to the exploits of Sergeant York in World War I. In relating the long, thrilling story of the trials and triumphs of the pioneers and patriots, the author aims to gratify the love of children for the dramatic and picturesque, to satisfy them with stories that are true, and to make them familiar with the great characters in the history of their own country.  Ages 8-12
450 pages $15.95   




Abraham Lincoln
Adventures of John Smith
Benjamin Franklin
Blackbeard the Pirate
Bloody Marsh
Boy Who Saved Village
Building a Canoe
Burning of the Philadelphia
Captain Molly Pitcher
Capturing the Hessians
The Charter Oak
Clara Barton
Colter's Race for Life
Conquering Yellow Fever
Conquest of Peru
Crossing Continent
Daniel Boone
Daniel Webster
De Soto and the Mississippi
Dewey at Manila Bay
Electric Telegraph
Eli Whitney
Elizabeth Zane
Escape from Prison
Execution of Major Andre
Father of his Country
The Fountain of Youth
Frank Luke, Aviator
Freedom for Texas
Gold in California
Green Mountain Boys
Hannah Dustin
Heart of the South
Henry Clay
Heroes of the Alamo
Hobson and the Merrimac
How Detroit was Saved
How Schuyler was Saved
An Indian Trick
Indians and Major Putnam
Israel Putnam
John C. Calhoun
Journey by Railroad
King George and the Colonies
Lafayette Comes to America
Lafayette Returns
Laying the Atlantic Cable
Leif, the Lucky
Lewis and Clark
The Lost Colony
Lydia Darrah
Mad Anthony
Miles Standish
More about John Smith
Nancy Hart
Nathan Hale
Nolichucky Jack
Old Hickory
Old Ironsides
Old Silver Leg
Osceola, Seminole Chief
Outwitting a Tory
Patrick Henry
Paul Revere
Pike Explores the Arkansas
Pilgrims and Puritans
Plantation Christmas
The Pony Express
Private Treptow
Pumkins Save a Family
Rescue of Jerry
Robert E. Lee
Roger Williams
Running the Blockade
The Salem Witches
Sam Davis
Saving of Hadley
Sergeant York
Sinking of Lusitania
Sir Walter Raleigh
Sir William Phips
Spaniards Conquer Mexico
Star Spangled Banner
Stealing a Locomotive
Stonewall Jackson
Sunday in the Colonies
Supporting the Colors
Surrender of Lee
The Swamp Fox
The Telephone
Thomas A. Edison
Thomas Jefferson
Traveling by Canal
Traveling by Stage-coach
William Penn
Winning the Northwest
A Young Surveyor
Young Washington

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