July 2019

Shadows of Revolution: Reflections on France, Past and Present

By | July 9th, 2019|Bookshelf|

Shadows of Revolution: Reflections on France, Past and Present - David A. Bell Within a space of a dozen years, from Bastille to Bonaparte, France experimented with and experienced every form of governance, creating in [...]

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Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

By | July 2nd, 2019|Bookshelf|

Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation - Joseph J. Ellis In this landmark work of history, Joseph Ellis explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals–Hamilton, Burr, Jefferson, Franklin, Washington, Adams, and Madison–confronted [...]

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June 2019

Roe v. Wade: The Untold Story of the Landmark Supreme Court Decision that Made Abortion Legal

By | June 25th, 2019|Bookshelf|

Roe v. Wade: The Untold Story of the Landmark Supreme Court Decision that Made Abortion Legal - Marian Faux From the back-alley clinics of illegal abortionists to the behind-the scenes deliberations of the Supreme Court [...]

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Contesting Slavery: The Politics of Bondage and Freedom in the New American Nation

By | June 4th, 2019|Bookshelf|

Contesting Slavery: The Politics of Bondage and Freedom in the New American Nation - John Craig Hammond and Matthew Mason (editors) The essays collected here analyze the Revolutionary era and the early republic on their [...]

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May 2019

The Literary Churchill: Author, Reader, Actor

By | May 21st, 2019|Bookshelf|

The Literary Churchill: Author, Reader, Actor - Jonathan Rose This strikingly original book introduces a Winston Churchill we have not known before. Award-winning author Jonathan Rose explores in tandem Churchill’s careers as statesman and author, [...]

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