Click on this link to see a summary of History of A New Republic Part 1
These web sites are virtual texts on US history.
These are a very rich source that make up for the poor showing in our local libraries.
They may take some time to load up but they are worth the wait if you want a deatiled coverage of the story of the making of the USA. They have text,maps, biographies and documents
A Digital History of the USA an excellent source
American History from University of Groningen in Northern Netherlands
Biography of America – more audio visual
A peoples History of the United States by Howard Zinn. ( A very radical left wing approach)