James M. McPherson

James M. McPherson

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Co. Aytch (With: Sam R. Watkins)
Co. Aytch (With: Sam R. Watkins)
1882
2
The American Heritage New History of the Civil War (With: Bruce Catton)
1960
3
The Struggle for Equality
1964
4
The Negro's Civil War
1965
5
Blacks in America
1972
6
The Abolitionist Legacy
1976
7
Region, Race and Reconstruction: Essays in Honor of C. Vann Woodward
1982
8
Ordeal by Fire, Vol 3
1986
9
Ordeal by Fire, Vol 1, The Coming of War
1988
10
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War 1864
1990
11
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War 1865
1990
12
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War 1863
1990
13
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War: Biographies and Index
1990
14
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War 1862 (With: Richard Gottlieb)
1990
15
Ordeal by Fire
1991
16
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War 1861
1991
17
Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution
1992
18
Images of the Civil War
1992
19
Gettysburg: The Paintings of Mort Kunstler
1993
20
The Last Best Hope of Earth: Abraham Lincoln and the Promise of America (With: John Rhodehamel)
1993
21
What They Fought for, 1861-1865
1994
22
Marching Toward Freedom
1994
23
Drawn with the Sword: Reflections on the American Civil War
1996
24
The American Journey (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby)
The American Journey (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby)
1997
25
For Cause and Comrades
1997
26
Is Blood Thicker Than Water? Crises of Nationalism in the Modern World
1998
27
Writing the Civil War: The Quest to Understand
1998
28
Encyclopedia of Civil War Biographies
2000
29
Ordeal by Fire, Vol 2, The Civil War
2000
30
The American Vision (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby, Donald A. Ritchie, Albert S. Broussard)
The American Vision (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby, Donald A. Ritchie, Albert S. Broussard)
2000
31
Days of Destiny: Crossroads in American History
2001
32
Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People (With: Gary Gerstle, Emily S. Rosenberg, John M. Murrin, Paul E. Johnson)
Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People (With: Gary Gerstle, Emily S. Rosenberg, John M. Murrin, Paul E. Johnson)
2001
33
The Birth of the Grand Old Party (With: Randall M. Miller, Robert F. Engs)
The Birth of the Grand Old Party (With: Randall M. Miller, Robert F. Engs)
2002
34
Gettysburg Battlefield: The Definitive Illustrated History (With: James McPherson, David J. Eicher, Lee Vande Visse, Lee Vande)
Gettysburg Battlefield: The Definitive Illustrated History (With: James McPherson, David J. Eicher, Lee Vande Visse, Lee Vande)
2003
35
The American Journey: Reconstruction to the Present (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby)
The American Journey: Reconstruction to the Present (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby)
2005
36
Struggle for a Vast Future: The American Civil War (With: Aaron Sheehan-Dean)
2006
37
Tried by War
2008
38
The Civil War
2009
39
Abraham Lincoln
2009
40
Hallowed Ground
2009
41
This Mighty Scourge
2009
42
Is Blood Thicker Than Water?
2011
43
Tennessee Discovering Our Past A History of the United States Early Years (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby, Albert S. Broussard, Donald Ritchie)
Tennessee Discovering Our Past A History of the United States Early Years (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby, Albert S. Broussard, Donald Ritchie)
2014
44
Discovering Our Past: A History of the United States-Modern Times, Teacher Edition (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby, Albert S. Broussard, Donald Ritchie)
Discovering Our Past: A History of the United States-Modern Times, Teacher Edition (With: Alan Brinkley, Joyce Appleby, Albert S. Broussard, Donald Ritchie)
2014
45
Embattled Rebel
2014
46
The War That Forged a Nation
2017
47
The Atlas of the Civil War
2022

List of James M. McPherson Teen & Young Adults in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The American Journey (With: Alan Brinkley)
The American Journey (With: Alan Brinkley)
2000

List of Littlefield History of the Civil War Era Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
God's Almost Chosen Peoples: A Religious History of the American Civil War (By: George C. Rable)
2010
2
War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865
2012
3
The Women's Fight: The Civil War's Battles for Home, Freedom, and Nation (By: Thavolia Glymph)
2019
4
The Women's Fight: The Civil War's Battles for Home, Freedom, and Nation (By: Thavolia Glymph)
2019
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List of The Oxford History of the United States Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The American People in the Great Depression: Freedom from Fear, Part One (By: David M. Kennedy)
1973
2
8
The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789 (By: Robert Middlekauff)
1982
3
9
Battle Cry of Freedom
1988
4
Grand Expectations: The United States, 1945-1974 (By: James T. Patterson)
1996
5
Freedom from Fear: The American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945 (By: David M. Kennedy)
1999
6
The American People in World War II: Freedom from Fear, Part Two (By: David M. Kennedy)
2003
7
Restless Giant: The United States from Watergate to Bush v. Gore (By: James T. Patterson)
2005
8
8
What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815 - 1848 (By: Daniel Walker Howe)
2007
9
From Colony to Superpower: U.S. Foreign Relations since 1776 (By: George C. Herring)
2008
10
Empire of Liberty ( By: Gordon S. Wood)
2009
11
The American Century and Beyond: U.S. Foreign Relations, 1893-2014 (By: George C. Herring)
2015
12
Years of Peril and Ambition: U.S. Foreign Relations, 1776-1921 (By: George C. Herring)
2015
13
The Republic for Which It Stands (By: Richard White)
2017
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List of R. E. Lee: A Biography Books in Publication Order

List of Pivotal Moments in American History Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
New Worlds for All (By: Colin G. Calloway)
1997
2
Rainbow's End: The Crash of 1929 (By: Maury Klein)
2001
3
Brown v. Board of Education (By: James T. Patterson)
2001
4
Crossroads of Freedom
2002
5
Rainbow's End (By: Maury Klein)
Rainbow's End (By: Maury Klein)
2003
6
All Shook Up (By: Glenn C Altschuler)
All Shook Up (By: Glenn C Altschuler)
2003
7
Adams vs. Jefferson: The Tumultuous Election of 1800 (By: John Ferling)
2004
8
Storm over Texas: The Annexation Controversy and the Road to Civil War (By: Joel H. Silbey)
2005
9
Storm over Texas (By: Joel H. Silbey)
Storm over Texas (By: Joel H. Silbey)
2005
10
Freedom Riders (By: Raymond Arsenault)
Freedom Riders (By: Raymond Arsenault)
2006
11
Washington's Crossing (By: David Hackett Fischer)
2006
12
The Scratch of a Pen (By: Colin G. Calloway)
2006
13
James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights (By: Richard Labunski)
2006
14
Seneca Falls and the Origins of the Women's Rights Movement (By: Sally G. McMillen)
2008
15
The Bay of Pigs (By: Howard Jones)
The Bay of Pigs (By: Howard Jones)
2008
16
The Birth of Modern Politics: Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and the Election of 1828 (By: Lynn Hudson Parsons)
2009
17
The Last Indian War: The Nez Perce Story (By: Elliott West)
2009
18
The Birth of Modern Politics (By: Lynn Hudson Parsons)
The Birth of Modern Politics (By: Lynn Hudson Parsons)
2009
19
The GI Bill (By: Glenn C Altschuler)
The GI Bill (By: Glenn C Altschuler)
2009
20
Seneca Falls and the Origins of the Women's Rights Movement (By: Sally G. McMillen)
2009
21
As If an Enemy's Country: The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution (By: Richard Archer)
2009
22
As If an Enemy's Country (By: Richard Archer)
As If an Enemy's Country (By: Richard Archer)
2009
23
The Flight of the Century (By: Thomas Kessner)
The Flight of the Century (By: Thomas Kessner)
2010
24
The Flight of the Century: Charles Lindbergh & the Rise of American Aviation (By: Thomas Kessner)
2010
25
Freedom Riders (By: Raymond Arsenault)
Freedom Riders (By: Raymond Arsenault)
2011
26
The Dogs of War (By: Emory M. Thomas)
2011
27
The Last Indian War (By: Elliott West)
The Last Indian War (By: Elliott West)
2011
28
The Battle of Midway (By: Craig L. Symonds)
2011
29
Roosevelt's Second Act (By: Richard Moe)
Roosevelt's Second Act (By: Richard Moe)
2013
30
Roosevelt's Second Act: The Election of 1940 and the Politics of War (By: Richard Moe)
2013
31
A Storm of Witchcraft (By: Emerson W. Baker)
A Storm of Witchcraft (By: Emerson W. Baker)
2014
32
Lincoln's Last Speech (By: Louis P. Masur)
2015
33
Braddock's Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution (By: David L. Preston)
2015
34
Braddock's Defeat (By: David L. Preston)
Braddock's Defeat (By: David L. Preston)
2015
35
My Lai (By: Howard Jones)
My Lai (By: Howard Jones)
2017
36
Unconditional (By: Marc S. Gallicchio)
2020
37
The Compleat Victory (By: Kevin J. Weddle)
The Compleat Victory (By: Kevin J. Weddle)
2021
38
The Compleat Victory: Saratoga and the American Revolution (By: Kevin J. Weddle)
2021
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List of James M. McPherson Anthologies in Publication Order

James M. McPherson: Biography

James M. McPherson was born on October 11th, 1936 and is currently 87 years old. James M. McPherson was born in Valley City, North Dakota.

James M. McPherson is probably best known for his Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 47 books available. The first was released in 1882 with the novel Co. Aytch. The most recently released novel was The Atlas of the Civil War which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by James at this time.

James M. McPherson: Author Insights

The highest rated book by James M. McPherson on Book Notification is Battle Cry of Freedom, the 1st novel in the The Oxford History of the United States series.

The most read book by James M. McPherson on Book Notification is Battle Cry of Freedom, the 1st novel in the The Oxford History of the United States series.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow James M. McPherson are:

  1. Erik Larson, author of the novel: The Devil in the White City.
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  4. John Grisham, author of the Jake Brigance Series.
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James M. McPherson: F.A.Q

When was James M. McPherson Born? How old is James M. McPherson?

James M. McPherson was born on October 11th, 1936. James M. McPherson is currently 87 years old.

Where was James M. McPherson Born?

James M. McPherson was born in Valley City, North Dakota.

What was the first book James M. McPherson wrote?

The first novel written by James M. McPherson was Co. Aytch, published in 1882.

What was the most recent book James M. McPherson wrote?

His most recently released work was The Atlas of the Civil War on June 21st, 2022.

Will there be any more books by James M. McPherson?

James M. McPherson does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has James M. McPherson written?

James M. McPherson has written 54 books across 10 series.
  • 2 Standalone Novels
  • 47 Non-Fiction Books
  • 1 James M. McPherson Teen & Young Adults
  • 1 book in the Littlefield History of the Civil War Era Series
  • 1 book in the The Oxford History of the United States Series
  • 1 book in the R. E. Lee: A Biography Series
  • 1 book in the Pivotal Moments in American History Series

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