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The American Civics Research Library is a privately held collection of "ancient" books related to the history of the United States and the Maine and Massachusetts Republics.  Books may be viewed in person by appointment only and may not be checked out. The American Civics Research Library is located in Presque Isle, Maine.  Contact us by e-mail to arrange viewing.

You may search by topic by clicking on the following links.  Portions of some older books which are out of print may be accessed for free via this site as text is loaded in and hyperlinks established.  When researching title/author links will appear where applicable.


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World History

U.S. History



Maine Constitution


Congressional Writings



  I was asked by the CIA to assassinate Cambodian Prince Sihanouk.

- LTC Dan "Dangerous Dan" Marvin, U.S. Army Special Forces Retired.

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