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Book Review: The Secrets of Mary Bowser by Lois Leveen

Based on a true story, a slave to the Van Lew family in Virginia is freed Mary and sent to school in Philadelphia. Read More »

Book Review: When General Grant Expelled the Jews by Jonathan D. Sarna

On 17 December, 1862 Major-General Ulysses S. Grant issued his infamous General Order No. 11 expelling all Jews from his military district. Read More »

Book Review: The Technologists by Matthew Pearl

A novel about the first class of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Read More »

Belated Thoughts on the Civil War Sesquicentennial

Tuesday marked the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War. Read More »

America’s Military: The Tactical Evolutionary Lag and the Price Being Paid for It

The reality of what war as a business has done to our country. Read More »