By Francis Russell
The e-book opens with George Washington's victorious trip to long island urban for his inauguration as first president of the U.S.. It ends with Abraham Lincoln's solemn farewell to Springfield as he's taking a teach to Washington to develop into the 16th - and nearly the final - president of a rustic torn via the secession of 7 of its states.
In among, historian Francis Russell vividly information the occasions that first molded the yankee lifestyle and gave the younger state the need and talent to survive.
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American Heritage History of Young America: 1783-1860 by Francis Russell