John E. Ferling

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John E. Ferling
Nationality United States
Other names John Ferling
Occupation Historian, Author, Professor (retired 2004)
Known for American revolution historian
Awards Lifetime Achievement Award / Fraunces Tavern Book Award

John E. Ferling is a professor emeritus of history at the University of West Georgia. As a leading historian in the American Revolution, he has appeared in television documentaries on PBS, the History Channel, C-SPAN Book TV, and the Learning Channel. [1]


Publications[edit]

  • The Ascent of George Washington: The Hidden Political Genius of an American Icon[2]
  • Almost a Miracle: The American Victory in the War of Independence[3][4]
  • The Loyalist Mind: Joseph Galloway and the American Revolution [5]
  • A Wilderness of Miseries: War and Warriors in Early America [6]
  • The First of Men: A Life of George Washington[7]
  • Struggle for a Continent: The Wars of Early America [8]
  • John Adams: A Life [9]
  • Setting the World Ablaze: Washington, Adams, Jefferson, and the American Revolution [10]
  • A Leap in the Dark: The Struggle to Create the American Republic [11]
  • Adams vs. Jefferson: The Tumultuous Election of 1800 [12]
  • Independence: The Struggle to Set America Free (published June 21, 2011)[13]
  • Jefferson and Hamilton "The Rivalry That Forged A Nation

Awards[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ http://hooksbookevents.com/articles/173/john-ferling
  2. ^ http://www.amazon.com/Ascent-George-Washington-Political-American/dp/1596914653
  3. ^ Ferling, J.E. (2007), Almost a miracle: the American victory in the War of Independence, retrieved 2009-07-05 
  4. ^ http://www.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/HistoryAmerican/ColonialRevolutionary/?view=usa&ci=9780195382921
  5. ^ Ferling, J.E. (1977), The Loyalist Mind: Joseph Galloway and the American Revolution 
  6. ^ Ferling, J.E. (1980), A wilderness of miseries: war and warriors in early America 
  7. ^ Ferling, J.E.; Societies, American Council of Learned (1988), The first of men: A life of George Washington 
  8. ^ Ferling, J., "Struggle for a Continent: The Wars of Early America (Arlington Heights, IL: Harlan Davidson, 1993),", America's First World War: the French and Indian War, 1754-1763 
  9. ^ Ferling, J. (1996), John Adams: a life 
  10. ^ Ferling, J.E. (2000), Setting the World Ablaze: Washington, Adams, Jefferson, and the American Revolution 
  11. ^ Ferling, J.E. (2003), A leap in the dark: the struggle to create the American republic, retrieved 2009-07-05 
  12. ^ Ferling, J.E. (2004), Adams vs. Jefferson: the tumultuous election of 1800 
  13. ^ http://www.amazon.com/Independence-Struggle-Set-America-Free/dp/1608190080
  14. ^ http://www.westga.edu/index_2106.php
  15. ^ http://www.c-spanarchives.org/library/index.php?main_page=product_video_info&products_id=287433-1
  16. ^ http://www.westga.edu/~alumni/alumni/awards.html

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