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Numismatics (general)

America's Money, America's Story: A Comprehensive Chronicle of American Numismatic History. Richard G. Doty. Iola, Wisconsin: Krause Publications, 1998.

Coins: Questions and Answers. Clifford Mishler. Iola, Wisconsin: Krause Publications, 1987. (Based on an original manuscript by Carl Allenbaugh.)

Twisted Tails: Sifted Fact, Fantasy and Fiction From U.S. Coin History. Robert R. Van Ryzin. Iola, Wisconsin: Krause Publications, 1995.


Commemorative Coins of the United States: A Complete Encyclopedia. Q. David Bowers. Wolfeboro, New Hampshire: Bowers and Merena Galleries, Inc., 1991.

Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins. Walter H. Breen. New York: Doubleday, 1988.


Indian Peace Medals in American History. Francis Paul Prucha. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1995.

U.S. History (general)

America's Historic Trails With Tom Bodett. J. Kingston Pierce (contributor). San Francisco: KQED Books, 1997

The Complete Book of U.S. Presidents 6th Edition (2004 material). William A. DeGregorio. New York: Random House, 2005.

The Early America Sourcebook: A Traveler's Guide. Chuck Lawliss. New York: Crown Trade Paperbacks, 1996.

The Encyclopedia of American Facts and Dates (10th edition). Gorton Carruth. New York: HarperCollins, 1997.

Macmillan Color Atlas of the States: The Family Reference to the USA. Mark T. Mattson. New York: Macmillan General Reference, 1997.

National Geographic Guide to America's Historic Places. Michael Lewis, et al. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 1997.

The New York Public Library American History Desk Reference Revised and Expanded Second Edition. Marian Faux, ed. New York: Hyperion, 2nd edition, 2003.

Temple of Liberty: Building the Capitol for a New Nation. Pamela Scott. New York: Oxford University Press for the Library of Congress, 1995.

The Wealthy 100: From Benjamin Franklin to Bill Gates - A Ranking of the Richest Americans, Past and Present. Michael Klepper and Robert Gunther (contributor). Seacaucus, New Jersey: Carol Publishing Group, 1996.

African American Studies

The African American Odyssey. An Exhibition at the Library of Congress, February-May, 1998. Debra Newman Ham, ed. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1998.

The Peculiar Institution. Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South. Kenneth M. Stampp. New York: Vintage Books, 1989.

Lewis & Clark

National Geographic's Guide to The Lewis and Clark Trail. Thomas Schmidt. Washington, DC: The National Geographic Society, 1998.

Native American History

The Native American Almanac: A Portrait of Native America Today. Martha Kreipe de Montano, et al. New York: Macmillan Publishing Group, 1999.

North American Indian Landmarks. George. Cantor. A Traveler's Guide. Detroit: Gale Research/DIANE Publishing Group, 1993/1999.

Women's History

Susan B. Anthony Slept Here: A Guide to American Women's Landmarks. Lynn Sherr and Jurate Kazickas. New York: Times Books, 1994.