Topic: Henry Ward Beecher
From the Kindle to the iPad, e-readers are revolutionizing reading. They are handy, instantaneous, and spreading like wildfire. What they will never give you is the pleasure of wandering through the aisles of a bookstore.
10/14/2011 12:48 pm
At the close of the Civil War, a unique moment in US culture.
07/12/2009 01:00 am
05/31/2009 01:00 am
The hummingbird became the symbol of an era for 19th-century America.
05/31/2008 01:00 am
A roundup review of four new fictional takes on the 18th and 19th centuries, from the French and Indian War to the trial of Henry Ward Beecher in 1872.
03/07/2008 12:00 am