By Lynda G. Adamson
This book will fill a niche within the bibliographic reference shelf through settling on old novels for either grownup and younger grownup readers. American old Fiction comprises over 3,000 titles set in states and historic areas of the USA. Entries are prepared by means of period of time. the latest titles, in addition to previous favorites, are lined. the amount is listed through writer, identify, style, topic, and geographic atmosphere.
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356 pp. William Bradford becomes the governor of Plymouth Colony during its first three years after a difficult life in Yorkshire and Holland. Genre(s): Biographical Fiction. Page 8 Gross, Joel 66. Home of the Brave. New York: Seaview, 1982. 406 pp. An American family with a home called Safe Haven experiences four centuries of events including revolution, slavery, civil war, and anti-Semitism. Genre(s): Family Saga. H Hall, Oakley 67. The Children of the Sun. New York: Atheneum, 1983. 358 pp. After four men survive the Narvaez expedition to Florida in the 16th century, they go with Cortes and Coronado looking for the seven cities of Cibola.
Series: House of Winslow, 1) Genre(s): Family Saga; Christian Fiction. P Pitre, Glen, and Michelle Benoit 84. Great River. Gretna, LA: Pelican, 1993. 248 pp. Robert Cavelier comes to the New World and explores in Canada before Louis XIV approves his plan to go south to explore the Mississippi River and win it for France in 1682. Genre(s): Biographical Fiction. Porter, Donald Clayton 85. The Renegade. New York: Bantam, 1980. 369 pp. Seneca warrior Renno, white son of the Iroquois Sachem, goes to London in 1690 to plead with the king for assistance in capturing the French fort at Louisburg.
In 1763, an Irish orphan marries for convenience, and she and her gentleman husband become involved with the Lenni-Lenape Indians. Genre(s): Romance. Morris, Gilbert 166. The Indentured Heart. Minneapolis, MN: Bethany House, 1988. 288 pp. The Winslow family hears Jonathan Edwards preach in pre-Revolutionary New England. (Series: House of Winslow, 3) Genre(s): Christian Fiction; Domestic Fiction; Family Saga. ¨167. Sound the Trumpet. Minneapolis, MN: Bethany House, 1995. 316 pp. Daniel and Lyna Bradford leave England after Daniel becomes indentured to his enemy, but in America, he falls in love with the enemy's wife as the Revolution begins.