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The Prairie Schooners

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Publisher: Holiday House (March 1994)

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Reconstruction Era Reference Library

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The U.S. Industrial Revolution (Essential Events (ABDO))

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The War of 1812 (Chronicle of America's Wars)

Billy Yank (GIS) (G.I.: The Illustrated History of the American Soldier, His Uniform, & His Equipment (Chelsea House))

Spanish-American War

U.S.-Mexican War (America at War)

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, 1848: A Primary Source Examination Of The Treaty That Ended The Mexican-American War (Primary Source of American Treaties)

The German American Family Album (American Family Albums)

American Civil War (Opposing Viewpoints in World History)

A Civil War Doctor (Working Life)

Expansion and Reform (Early 1800s -1861) (Presidents of the United States)

American Revolution Reference Library (Gale Non Series E-Books)

American Revolution: Primary Sources (American Revolution Reference Library)

Forts of the West (The American West)

Westward Expansion: Primary Sources

Passing the Time: Entertainment in the 1800s (Daily Life in America in the 1800s)

Reconstruction (American Voices from)

The Civil War Era 1851-1865 (Discovering U.S. History)

Reconstructing America Middle/High School Student Study Guide, A History of US: Student Study Guide pairs with A History of US: Book Seven

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