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Old 17 November 2019, 17:45
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Originally Posted by GirlwithaGlock View Post
I just started on this book yesterday and can't put it down: it makes me want to take a road trip to Ohio and see all the mentioned places for myself. The chronicle is such a pleasure to read; McCullough's language is so vibrant and his writing is truly delightful. Highly recommend!
If you like that, then you need to read McCullogh's biography on John Adams.

Also, if you love that period of American expansion and exploration, you need to read Undaunted Courage by Stephen Ambrose. His account of the Lewis and Clark expedition is by far the best I've ever read.
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