Independence

Thomas Jefferson: Defining America, Chapter III

Thomas Jefferson:  Defining America, Chapter III

I'm putting the finishing touches on the third chapter of Thomas Jefferson: Defining AmericaHere's a sneak peak at chapter three, which is tentatively entitled, Independence.

Book Review: Common Sense

Book Review:  Common Sense

The genius of Common Sense was that it gave voice to the collective anger and frustration felt by countless American patriots and it succeeded in spinning an already angry populace even further into the realm of tear-ass rebelliousness.  In order to get into the revolutionary spirit, I read it for the first time while on my recent trip to Yorktown, Virginia.