It is always gratifying to learn history you don’t know.
John Avlon calls George Washington’s Farewell Address “the most famous American speech you’ve never read.” His new book, Washington’s Farewell, explores the history, intellectual formation
The history of the American Revolution has been told many times in many places.
The Remarkable Rise of Eliza Jumel: A Story of Marriage and Money in the Early Republic by Margaret A.
“makes a definite contribution to understanding religious liberty . . . and the thinking of our Founding Fathers on the role of religion and politics . . .”
“Reading An Empire on the Edge is a reminder that there is more to a story than what the media publishes.”
“Mr. Morgan has produced a volume that is a must for any Civil War buff visiting or living in New York City.”