Caroline H. Coxlink is Assistant Professor of History at the University of the Pacific. Educated at University of California Berkeley.her publications include: A Proper Sense of Honor: Service and Sacrifice in George Washington?s Army (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004)), Opening Up North America, 1497-1800, co-authored with Ken Albala, Discovery and Exploration Series, (Forthcoming,Spring 2005) and "Invisible Wounds: The American Legion, Shell Shocked Veterans, and Mental Illness, 1919-1924." In Traumatic Pasts: Studies in History, Psychiatry, and Trauma in the Modern Age, 1860-1930, eds. Mark Micale and Paul Lerner. Cambridge University Press, 2001.
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A Proper Sense of Honor: Service and Sacrifice in George Washington's Army by Caroline Cox. link to Amazon
America's First Battles, 1776-1965 by Charles E. Heller, William A. Stofft (Editor) link to Amazon
1776 by David McCullough link to Amazon
Websites about George Washington
The Papers of George Washington: a grant-funded project, established in 1969 at the University of Virginia, to publish a complete edition of Washington's correspondence. Included are transcripts of: Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour In Company and Conversation and Last Will & Testament of George Washington. In addition, there are educational resources for use in the classroom including George's School Days: The Rules of Civility. http://gwpapers.virginia.edu/
Colonel Morris's, on the Heights of Harlem, September 24, 1776.
George Washington Papers - Library of Congress
Rediscovering George Washington | PBS
Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Land: Before becoming President, George Washington was a surveyor extraordinaire (S.F. Chronicle, Friday, July 1, 2005)
American Presidents: Life Portraits > George Washington: A Site to Complement C-SPAN's 20th Anniversary television series, American Presidents: Life Portraits, March-December 1999 , The web site, created for the television series, contains a complete video archive of all American Presidents.
George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens: The house and garden where George Washington lived, now an educational tourist attraction
The American Presidency includes articles from four Grolier encyclopedias, suited to different reading levels. http://ap.grolier.com/browse?type=profiles#pres