Category Archives: American history

What I Am Reading: Nov 12, 2013

In honor of Veterans Day, yesterday, I started reading Richard Rubin‘s The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013). I purchased this book approximately 2 months ago after seeing Mr. Rubin … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo #5: The Man in the Arena

I ran across the quote below again today and though it would be perfect for NaBloPoMo. President Theodore Roosevelt delivered a speech entitled “Citizenship in a Republic” at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, on April 23, 1910. Most people remember … Continue reading

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