Craig Bruce Smith
Smith is a historian and the author of American Honor: The Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era. Follow him on Twitter: @craigbrucesmith. All views are those of the author.
Ken Burns' New Documentary Shows Benjamin Franklin in All His Contradictions
“Posterity will never forgive us,” lamented John Adams in the musical 1776 after the Second Continental Congress compromised to omit an anti-slavery passage from the Declaration of Independence. “What would posterity think we were? Demi-gods?”...By Craig Bruce Smith
George Washington's Order to 'Inoculate the Troops' Saved America
George Washington saw smallpox as "the most dangerous enemy"By Craig Bruce Smith
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