Illustrated School History of the United States and the Adjacent Parts of America: From the Earliest Discoveries to the Present Time ...

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Burgoynes Campaign and Surrender
239
Movements of Howe and Washington in 1777
248
The American Army at Valley Forge
253
Campaign of 1778 Monmouth Newport Savannah Wyoming
257
Campaign of 1779 Movements in South Carolina Capture of Stony Point Sullivans Indian Expedition Siege of Savannah Paul Jones
262
Campaign of 1780 Fall of Charleston Partisan Warfare in the Sonth Battle of Camden
269
Arnolds Treachery Battle of Kings Mountain
276
Campaign of 1781 The Cowpens Guilford Court House Ninety Six Eutaw Springs
282
CHAPTER PAGE XIX Siege of Yorktown Surrender of Cornwallis
293
End of the Revolutionary War
298
Formation of a Federal Constitution
304
PART IV
312
John Adamss Administration 17971801
326
III Jeffersons Administration 18011809
329
Madisons Administration 18091812
338
Madisons Administration continued 1812
344
Madisops Administration continued 1813
353
Madisons Administration continued 18141817
371
Monroes Administration 18171825
390
John Quincy Adamss Administration 18251829
397
Jacksons Administration 18291837
401
Van Burens Administration 18371841
411
Administration of Harrison and Tyler 18411845
413
Polks Administration 18451849
423
Administration of Taylor and Fillmore 184953
445
Pierces Administration 18531857
452
Buchanans Administration 18571861
458
Lincolns Administration 18611865
462
Johnsons Administration 18651869
506
Present Condition of the United States
511
Declaration of Independence
513
Constitution of the United States 517
i
Amendments of the Constitution
xi
Chronological Record
xiv

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