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Good Books


Here's a list of history books I've read and recommend.


The Revolution in Virginia by John Selby

The Dawn's Early Light by Walter Lord

This Land is Their Land by David Silverman

The Quiet Trailblazer by Mary Frances Early

Medicine in Virginia in the Eighteenth Century by Wyndham Blanton

Longitude by Dava Sobel


Secret Cures of Slaves by Londa Schiebinger

Medicine in Virginia in the Seventeenth Century by Wyndham Blanton

Colonial Botany by Londa Schiebinger and Claudia Swan

Founding Gardeners by Andrea Wulf

Ellen Harmon White: American Prophet edited by Terrie Dopp Aamodt, Gary Land, and Ronald L. Numbers

Hannah Moore: a biography of a nineteenth century missionary and teacher by Isabel B. Weigold

John Wesley in America by Geordan Hammond

Mission to the Cherokees by O. B. Campbell

Making Haste from Babylon by Nick Bunker

How the South Won the Civil War by Heather Cox Richardson

Fateful Lightning by Alan Guelzo

Ghosts of Gold Mountain by Gordan H. Chang

Robert E. Lee and Me by Ty Seidule 

John Banister by Joseph and Nesta Ewan

The Chinese and the Iron Road edited by Gordan Chang and Shelley Fisher Fishkin


The Curious Mister Catesby by E. Charles Nelson

A Way Out of No Way by Raphael Warnock

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