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Mary Dyer Interview

A fun father-son project.

My son — a member of the target audience — interviews me about my book Mary Dyer, Friend of Freedom. A blatant promotion, but we had fun doing it. Enjoy!

Children's Books

Available Soon an African American Ebook Series by Professor David Kenneth

For students taking high school and college courses in African American History or Studies, Dr. David Kenneth is preparing a series of ebooks to help them pass exams and write papers. 158 more words

Exploration, Travel; Continent: North America

  • Can’t think of what happened in North America between Columbus and the Pilgrims? Neither could the author, so he wrote a book about it.
  • 445 pages (390 without Notes, Acknowledgements, etc.)
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Book Review

First Presidential Address Heard on Radio

Commercial radio commenced operation in the US in 1920. And for a while was regarded as a somewhat experimental novelty for the more tech minded of the time. 283 more words

Civics 102

Henry Hudson and his four voyages

Henry Hudson was a navigator and an explorer, born in England in the mid-16th century, he led four explorations hoping to find a Northern passage to the extremely profitable islands of the Pacific. 837 more words

History

Review: The Plot Against America by Philip Roth

I bought a copy of this novel for no better reason than Philip Roth is a name that keeps coming up as a … what’s that word? 947 more words

Books

History: George Washington, Thanksgiving to God

Thanksgiving Dinner Topics

Before the mad rush to shop for Christmas on Black Friday, let us pause to give thanks to God–not the government– for our daily bread. 568 more words

Dinner Topics