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History: Early Republic: Finding Books

Use UNISTAR to Find Books

Below are some samples of subject headings you can use to look for books on the Early Republic in UNISTAR, Rod Library's online catalog.  If you don't know which subject headings to use, you may wish to do a keyword search first to identify a resource you think will be useful.  Once you have identified a resource, look at the subject headings assigned to it and click on those to get more resources like it.  For a complete listing of subject headings, consult the Library of Congress Subject Headings books behind the Reference Desk.  UNI Reference Desk A 695 L696

Subject Headings

General:
United States -- History -- 1783-1815
United States -- History -- 1783-1815 -- Bibliography
United States -- History -- 1783-1815 -- Biography
United States. Articles of Confederation
Alien and Sedition laws, 1798
Constitutional history -- United States
Federalist

Events:
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
Louisiana Purchase
New Orleans, Battle of, New Orleans, La., 1815
Shays' Rebellion, 1786-1787
Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811
United States -- History -- War of 1812
Wayne's Campaign, 1794
Whiskey Rebellion, Pa., 1794

People:
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836
Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Lafitte, Jean, 1780?-1826?
Washington, George, 1732 - 1799
Whitney, Eli, 1765-1825

Also try Google Books to identify books on the Early Republic.

Try HathiTrust for Full Text Books

Click on HathiTrust Digital Library for the full text of books from the HathiTrust consortium.