A welcome, refreshing, and solid contribution to relearning what we have forgotten and remembering why this nation is good, and worth defending. --Matthew Spalding, National Review
In A Patriot’s History of the United States, Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen remind us what a few good individuals can do in just a few short centuries . . . . A fluid account of America from the discovery of the Continent up to the present day.
--Brandon Miniter, The Wall Street Journal
No recent American history challenges the conventional wisdom of academics as aggressively as Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen’s A Patriot’s History of the United States.
--Daniel J. Flynn, Front Page Magazine
There are a thousand pleasant surprises and heartening reminders that underneath it all America remains a country of ideas, ideals, and optimism—and no amount of revisionism can take that legacy away.
--John Coleman, Humane Studies Review
About the Author
Michael Allen is a professor of history at the University of Washington, Tacoma.