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If you want a scholarly book about early U.S. history, buy another book.
If you want a book that will complement your "Audacity of Hope" by Barack Obama, this... Read more
The author presents very little history or factual explanation of events. He has a progressive political agenda and uses lots of buzzwords like "overlooked America" and... Read morePublished 16 months ago by reader
The author disguises his anti-conservative political agenda by incessantly comparing modern Republican presidents to actions taken in the 19th century. Read morePublished on November 19, 2013 by J. McFarland
i really wanted to like this book, but ultimately I have say that it appears the author simple randomly assembled his note cards and published the book. Read morePublished on October 2, 2013 by Ted
A historical work should be accurate. The Introduction dates "Death of Montgomery at Quebec" as 1758. Mr. Burr would have been only two years old at that time. Read morePublished on February 6, 2013 by johnha
Brilliant! a true history book. The author makes clear that history is made by human beings with their own imperfections.Published on November 14, 2012 by diasr007
If your a fan of historical non-fiction or Ken Davis books in general, you will like this book. Unlike the broad style he uses in the "You Don't Know Much.. Read morePublished on January 24, 2012 by msmith42001
"Each of these 'untold tales' reflects on the basic idea of how America truly came to be the nation it was by the mid-nineteenth century - and in many ways continues to be. Read morePublished on August 18, 2011 by Mr. Joe
Simply put, Mr. Davis does an excellent job at illuminating moments in history that are left out of most of our education. I enjoy his style as it is very down to earth. Read morePublished on April 13, 2011 by Scott