Tag Archive: History

Influenza by Dr Jeremy Brown

Influenza by Jeremy Brown

October 1, 2019 5:02 am By Leave your thoughts

Influenza, Jeremy Brown, Atria Books - A veteran ER doctor explores the troubling, terrifying, and complex history and present-day research of the flu virus, from the origins of the Great Flu that killed millions, to vexing questions such as: are we prepared for the next epidemic, should you get a flu shot, and how close are we to finding a cure?

Alexander Hamilton

Heroes of History: Alexander Hamilton

July 21, 2018 9:41 am By Leave your thoughts

Heroes of History: Alexander Hamilton - It’s possible that everybody in the world has heard of or seen the musical Hamilton. The production helped to blow away the mists of history from this previously obscure Founding Father, but who exactly was he? Heroes of History: Alexander Hamilton sets out to explain just that.

Reconstruction

Reconstruction edited by Brooks D. Simpson

April 25, 2018 11:20 am By Leave your thoughts

Reconstruction, edited by Brooks D. Simpson, Library of America - The Library of America’s new release, “Reconstruction,” richly details promise and betrayal during the turbulent post-Civil War era in the United States and invokes a deep sense of melancholia.