Tag Archives: American history

Death By Tolerance

Since I started my own business a year ago, finding time to blog has been rare, and I apologize for that, but sometimes things just start to eat at me and I have to make time. I’ve been thinking a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Plains Indian History and Culture

PLAINS INDIAN HISTORY AND CULTURE by John C. Ewers is a collection of essays and articles from the author from 1967 to 1994. Ewers lacks no qualification here. He has served as the first curator of Museum of the Plains … Continue reading

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Book Review: THE SCRATCH OF A PEN: 1763 and the Transformation of North America

As with all books in the “Pivotal Moments in American History” series, this book is exceedingly well written. David Hackett Fischer [Washington’s Crossing] has superbly edited this work and his 3 page editor’s note is itself, worth the price of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Thomas Jefferson

This is a great introduction to Thomas Jefferson. It’s not possible to give a detailed description of the life and accomplishments of Jefferson in a mere 200 pages of text, but Bernstein has presented a fine basic summary of Jefferson’ … Continue reading

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