R. B. Bernstein teaches at City College of New York and New York Law School; his books include Thomas Jefferson, The Founding Fathers Reconsidered, and the forthcoming The Education of John Adams.
A historical what-if with lessons for today. MORE
A new masterpiece of history by Bernard Bailyn shows American life in the 17th century to be nasty,... MORE
American military power has always provoked mixed reactions from the rest of the world.... MORE