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I'm only about 3/4 through reading it at present, but I am enjoying it immensely. It covers a period of American History (1789-1815) that is not well covered in standard intro... Read morePublished 23 days ago by Amazon Customer
Really enjoyed his balance of bringing up America's early struggles and mistakes, but also not shying away from its successes.Published 1 month ago by KiolZemog
"Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815" by Gordon S. Wood is a excellent overview of the chaotic years following the establishment of the American... Read morePublished 1 month ago by David Veloz
A number of other reviews have laid out very valid points about the strengths and weaknesses of this book, so I will defer to those.
This is a well-written history. Read more
Considering that this book is part of the Oxford History of the United States, and then adding Gordon S. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Paul
An excellent overview of the Republic Era history of the U.S.Published 3 months ago by Stephen Ferguson
Outstanding source to understand the early American Republic, American thought, and American society at that time in our history.Published 4 months ago by Randall D Smith