Revolutionary Founders: Rebels, Radicals, and Reformers in the Making of the Nation

Submitted by FHMaster on Sun, 01/22/2017 - 14:28

"In twenty-two original essays, leading historians reveal the radical impulses at the founding of the American Republic. Here is a fresh new reading of the American Revolution that gives voice and recognition to a generation of radical thinkers and doers whose revolutionary ideals outstripped those of the Founding Fathers.

The American Revolution of 1800: How Jefferson Rescued Democracy from Tyranny and Faction

Submitted by FHMaster on Sat, 01/07/2017 - 18:28

"In this brilliant historical classic, Dan Sisson provides the definitive window into key concepts that have formed the backdrop of our democracy: the nature of revolution, stewardship of power, liberty, and the ever-present danger of factions and tyranny.