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Historical fiction set in North America

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Jubilee Trail
Jubilee Trail
"This is the story of just out of finishing school Garnet, who falls in love with Oliver Hale while he's visiting New York from California. Garnet joins Oliver on the Jubilee Trail to California"
Calico Palace
Calico Palace
"The author does a wonderful job of bringing both San Francisco and the gold country to life"
My Theodosia
My Theodosia
"This book tells the story of Aaron Burr and his daughter Theodosia (Theo). I have to admit I didn't recall much of Burr from history class outside of the duel with Alexander Hamilton"
Celia Garth: A Story of Charleston in the Revolution
Celia Garth: A Story of Charleston in the Revolution
"This is the tale of Celia Garth, a 20 year old woman trying to make a living as a seamstress in Charleston, South Carolina during the Revolutionary war"
Oh, Kentucky!
Oh, Kentucky!
"This is the story of the fictional Kitty Gentry and her family as they leave their home in North Carolina to start a new life in the Kentucky wilderness."
Western Passage
Western Passage
"The story of Abby, who is recently widowed and determined to finish her husband's dream of starting a new life in the Wallamet (now spelled Willamette) valley."
The Measure of a Lady
The Measure of a Lady
"OK, it is Christian fiction and not HF, but a very entertaining tale of the San Francisco Gold Rush"
Civil War Trilogy
Civil War Trilogy
The Tea Rose
The Tea Rose
"Well, half of the book is set in the US.  A very good story and don't miss the sequel, The Winter Rose."
Now Face to Face
Now Face to Face
"Barbara from Through a Glass Darkly travels to old Virginia to manage her grandmother's plantation"
Gone with the Wind
Gone with the Wind
"The Grandaddy of them all"
The Winthrop Woman
The Winthrop Woman
"What an incredible story of an amazing woman. Elizabeth Fones, married into the Winthrop family, the leader of that being John Winthrop who took his family to New England."
The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains (Oxford World's Classics)
The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains (Oxford World's Classics)
"OK, so it's not true historical fiction but it's pretty darn good.  And what a man!"
Shadowbrook: A Novel of Love, War, and the Birth of America
Shadowbrook: A Novel of Love, War, and the Birth of America
"I loved this, couldn't put it down until the end. I, like other reviewers, learned more about this time in American history, the French and Indian Wars, than I ever did in our public shool systems"
The Travels of Jaimie Mcpheeters (Arbor House Library of Contemporary Americana)
The Travels of Jaimie Mcpheeters (Arbor House Library of Contemporary Americana)
"If Mark Twain had sent Huck Finn to California via a wagon train, this is what you'd have.  Laugh out loud funny!"
To the Ends of the Earth: The Last Journey of Lewis & Clark
To the Ends of the Earth: The Last Journey of Lewis & Clark
"What an interesting movie this would make"