If you're using the History of US for your history studies, you'll defintiely want this book. Here's the book that really makes history available with original documents such as the Mayflower Compact and Patrick Henry's fiery "Give My Liberty or Give Me Death" speech plus lots lots more. As you read and study The History of US, you will refer to this helpful source book that has done all the work for you: a gathering of important historical foundation documents that made our history! Having them together in one place, easy to access and read when the chronological time comes in your history studies, is so valuable! You will refer to it again and again.