Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

1776 - 05 edition

1776 (ISBN10: 0743226720; ISBN13: 9780743226721)
ISBN13: 978-0743226721
ISBN10: 0743226720

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0743226714
ISBN10: 0743226712

Summary: In this masterful book, David McCullough tells the intensely human story of those who marched with General George Washington in the year of the Declaration of Independence -- when the whole American cause was riding on their success, without which all hope for independence would have been dashed and the noble ideals of the Declaration would have amounted to little more than words on paper.

Based on extensive research in both American and British archives, 1776 ...show more is a powerful drama written with extraordinary narrative vitality. It is the story of Americans in the ranks, men of every shape, size, and color, farmers, schoolteachers, shoemakers, no-accounts, and mere boys turned soldiers. And it is the story of the King's men, the British commander, William Howe, and his highly disciplined redcoats who looked on their rebel foes with contempt and fought with a valor too little known.

At the center of the drama, with Washington, are two young American patriots, who, at first, knew no more of war than what they had read in books -- Nathanael Greene, a Quaker who was made a general at thirty-three, and Henry Knox, a twenty-five-year-old bookseller who had the preposterous idea of hauling the guns of Fort Ticonderoga overland to Boston in the dead of winter.

But it is the American commander-in-chief who stands foremost -- Washington, who had never before led an army in battle. Written as a companion work to his celebrated biography of John Adams, David McCullough's 1776 is another landmark in the literature of American history. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 05
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Published: 06/27/2006
International: No



List Price: $18.00
Used $4.50
Used
Save $13.50 (75%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 8 hours and 8 minutes and it ships by Noon CT today!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

275 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for 1776
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (275)  |  New (20)  |  Like New (12)  |  Very Good (34)  |  Good (185)  |  Acceptable (24)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$4.50
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$13.21
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$4.96
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
chpbooks
west hills, CA
Seller Rating: 0
Paperback Good Intact with some stocking creases Satisfaction Guarantee Next-Day shipping, Refund guaranteed if not satisfied or not as described, contact ASAP we will solve problem in 24 hour 100% ...show more guarantee. Book only doesn't include any accessories' CD-ROM, DVD, INFOTRAC. ...show less
$4.97
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
TGChavez
La Mesa, CA
Seller Rating: 4.71
New York, NY 2006 Trade paperback Very good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 386 p. Contains: Unspecified. Audience: General/trade. All books in stock and we ship daily-All conditions are accor ...show moreding to close inspections-We ship out FAST w/FREE tracking on this item-(Gotta have it fast? ) Expedited shipping AVAILABLE-(Personalized Service & Safe Packaging always) ...show less
$4.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Lewisville
Lewisville, TX
Seller Rating: 0
2006 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$4.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - Mesquite
Mesquite, TX
Seller Rating: 4
2006 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Browse Awhile Books OH
Tipp City, OH
Seller Rating: 4.77
New York 2005 Soft Cover 1st Printing Very Good Large Octavo.
$5.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
StockandTrade
Portland, OR
Seller Rating: 4.86
2006-06-27 Paperback Very Good A nice clean trade paper with a tight binding with an unmarked text. From a private smoke free collectionSame day shipping with a tracking number and delivery confirm ...show moreation. ...show less
$5.16
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
text book recycle ny
malone, NY
Seller Rating: 4.56
2006-06-27 Paperback Good We ship everyday and offer PRIORITY SHIPPING.
$5.16
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
text book recycle ny
malone, NY
Seller Rating: 4.56
2006-06-27 Paperback Good We ship everyday and offer PRIORITY SHIPPING.
$5.19
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - Fayette
Lexington, KY
Seller Rating: 4
2006 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.19
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - Fayette
Lexington, KY
Seller Rating: 4
2006 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
Page:   < Previous   |     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10     11     12     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close