New1800 – 1861

Continuing into this era:

Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth
Covers the evolution of life on Earth from its beginnings to the present day.
Not the Israel My Parents Promised Me
Details the history of the Israelites, Jews and Israelis from the time of Abraham onwards.
Action Philosophers!
details the lives and ideas of philosophers throughout human history
The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2: From the Bastille to Baghdad
Covers the history of the world from the American Revolution to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq in the 21st century.
The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation
Covers the creation and ongoing modification of the US Constitution.
Sacagawea: Journey into the West
(1788 – December 20, 1812)
Dolley Madison Saves History
(May 20, 1768 – July 12, 1849)
Fight the Power!: A Visual History of Protest Among the English Speaking Peoples
Details a variety of protests taking place between 1791 and 2013.
Harvey Pekar’s Cleveland
Details the history of Cleveland from 1795 to 2012.

Beginning in this era:

Lewis & Clark
(1801 – 1810)
The Story of the Star-Spangled Banner
(1813)
Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Women’s Rights Pioneer
(November 12, 1815 – October 26, 1902)
Nat Turner, Book 1
Nat Turner, Book 2: Revolution
These two volumes detail the life of Nat Turner, 1800 – 1831, and his ill-fated rebellion.
The Battle of the Alamo
(February 23 – March 6, 1836)
Elizabeth Blackwell: America’s First Woman Doctor
(February 3, 1821 – May 31, 1910)
The Fatal Bullet: The Assassination of President James A. Garfield
(1831 – 1882)
The Case of Madeleine Smith
(1836 – 1928)
The Mystery of Mary Rogers
(1841)
The Donner Party
(1846 – 1847)
The Brave Escape of Ellen and William Craft
(1848)
John Sutter and the California Gold Rush
(1848 – 1855)
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
(1820 – March 10, 1913)
Florence Nightingale: Lady with the Lamp
(12 May 1820 – 13 August 1910)
Rani of Jhansi: The Flames of Freedom
Details the life of Rani Lakshmibai, 19 November, 1828 – 17 June, 1858, concentrating on her role in the 1857 Rebellion.
The Bloody Benders
(1854 – 1890)
Ned Kelly: The Man Behind the Mask
(1855 – 1880)
Mangal Pande
Details Mangal Pande’s role in inciting the Sepoy Rebellion on March 29, 1857.
The Case of Madeleine Smith
(1857)
John Brown’s Raid on Harpers Ferry
(1859)
Young Riders of the Pony Express
(1860 – 1861)
The Beast of Chicago: An Account of the Life and Crimes of Herman W. Mudgett, Known to the World As H.H. Holmes
(May 16, 1860 – May 7, 1896)

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