US Colonial Period Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. 1776: America and Britain at War
    1. 1776: America and Britain at War by David G. McCullough Published: September 1, 2006 Score: 19.73
  2. John Adams
    2. John Adams by David McCullough Published: May 22, 2001 Score: 14.29
  3. Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
    3. Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin Published: November 23, 2011 Score: 13.59
  4. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Essays)
    4. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Essays) by Harriet Jacobs Published: January 10, 2011 Score: 12.35
  5. Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War
    5. Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War by Nathaniel Philbrick Published: April 24, 2007 Score: 6.13
  6. Common Sense (Penguin Great Ideas)
    6. Common Sense (Penguin Great Ideas) by Thomas Paine Published: September 6, 2005 Score: 4.45
  7. 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created
    7. 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created by Charles C. Mann Published: August 9, 2011 Score: 4.16
  8. Pirates of Savannah: The Birth of Freedom in the Low Country
    8. Pirates of Savannah: The Birth of Freedom in the Low Country by Tarrin P. Lupo Published: May 25, 2011 Score: 4.15
  9. His Excellency: George Washington
    9. His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis Published: November 8, 2005 Score: 2.44
  10. The Federalist Papers
    10. The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay and Clinton Rossiter Published: January 1, 1990 Score: 2.04
  11. The Last of the Mohicans (Modern Library Classics)
    11. The Last of the Mohicans (Modern Library Classics) by James Fenimore Cooper and Leslie Fiedler Published: June 12, 2001 Score: 1.84
  12. The Wealth of Nations (Modern Library)
    12. The Wealth of Nations (Modern Library) by Adam Smith and Edwin Cannan Published: January 25, 1994 Score: 1.72
  13. The Island at the Center of the World: The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony That Shaped America
    13. The Island at the Center of the World: The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony That Shaped America by Russell Shorto Published: April 12, 2005 Score: 1.42
  14. The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789 (Oxford History of the United States)
    14. The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789 (Oxford History of the United States) by Robert Middlekauf Published: March 9, 2007 Score: 1.21
  15. The Constitution of the United States of America, with the Bill of Rights and all of the Amendments; The Declaration of Independence; and the Articles of Confederation
    15. The Constitution of the United States of America, with the Bill of Rights and all of the Amendments; The Declaration of Independence; and the Articles of Confederation by THOMAS JEFFERSON, SECOND CONTINENTAL CONGRESS and CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Published: February 2, 2010 Score: 1.17
  16. The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family
    16. The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family by Annette Gordon-Reed Published: September 17, 2008 Score: 1.08
  17. George Washington's Sacred Fire
    17. George Washington's Sacred Fire by Peter A. Lillback and Jerry Newcombe Published: July 24, 2006 Score: 1.03
  18. The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin
    18. The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin by H. W. Brands Published: March 12, 2002 Score: 0.72
  19. Almost A Miracle: The American Victory in the War of Independence
    19. Almost A Miracle: The American Victory in the War of Independence by John E. Ferling Published: March 1, 2009 Score: 0.66
  20. The 10 Big Lies About America: Combating Destructive Distortions About Our Nation
    20. The 10 Big Lies About America: Combating Destructive Distortions About Our Nation by Michael Medved Published: October 13, 2009 Score: 0.63
  21. The Pirate Hunter
    21. The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zacks and Michael Prichard Published: March 19, 2004 Score: 0.61
  22. Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America (America: A Cultural History)
    22. Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America (America: A Cultural History) by David Hackett Fischer Published: March 14, 1989 Score: 0.6
  23. Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
    23. Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God by Jonathan Edwards Published: February 20, 2010 Score: 0.59
  24. America's Forgotten History, Part 1: Foundations
    24. America's Forgotten History, Part 1: Foundations by Mark David Ledbetter Published: April 12, 2010 Score: 0.51
  25. War on the Run: The Epic Story of Robert Rogers and the Conquest of America's First Frontier
    25. War on the Run: The Epic Story of Robert Rogers and the Conquest of America's First Frontier by John F. Ross Published: April 26, 2011 Score: 0.5

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