15 books about the American Revolution for Fourth of July reading

What better way to spend early July than to pick up a book about the American Revolution? Many books, true and fiction, have been written about the conflict and the remarkable men and women on both sides of the divide. Check out these 15 books about the American Revolution.

1. '1776,' by David McCollough

This narrative history of the Revolution is broad in scope and fascinating in detail. It primarily concerns the soldiers of the armies on both sides, especially their leaders: British commander William Howe, and, of course, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army, George Washington.

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