1. National Archives – Revolutionary War Records
  2. Library of Congress – American Revolution
  3. Mount Vernon – George Washington
  4. Sons of the American Revolution
  5. American Battlefield Trust
  6. The Papers of George Washington
  7. Fort Ticonderoga Museum
  8. National Park Service – American Revolution
  9. Valley Forge National Historical Park
  10. The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History


  1. “1776” by David McCullough
  2. “Washington: A Life” by Ron Chernow
  3. “The Swamp Fox: How Francis Marion Saved the American Revolution” by John Oller
  4. “Benedict Arnold: A Traitor in Our Midst” by Arnold Whitridge
  5. “Nathanael Greene: A Biography of the American Revolution” by Gerald M. Carbone
  6. “Ethan Allen: His Life and Times” by Willard Sterne Randall
  7. “George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution” by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
  8. “The Winter Soldiers: The Battles for Trenton and Princeton” by Richard M. Ketchum
  9. “Anthony Wayne: Soldier of the Early Republic” by Paul David Nelson
  10. “John Paul Jones: A Sailor’s Biography” by Samuel Eliot Morison

Journals/Magazines and Other Publications:

  1. “The Journal of American History”
  2. “The William and Mary Quarterly”
  3. “The Journal of Military History”
  4. “American Heritage”
  5. “Journal of the American Revolution”
  6. “The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography”
  7. “Revolutionary War” by HistoryNet
  8. “The American Revolution: A World War” by History Today
  9. “The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography”
  10. “Smithsonian Magazine – American Revolution Articles”