Stories from the far-flung frontiers of the British Empire, 1600-1850, challenge our preconceptions
We're Still Supporting Slavery
New efforts to stop U.S. troops from visiting prostitutes abroad are a good step, but let's not whitewash what's happening.
With God on Our Side
David McCullough's account of the pivotal year 1776 has resonance for Americans in 2005.
How to Serve Time
There is a Christian way to study the past without weakening the truth.
"Yes, Roosevelt paid the usual presidential respects to Christianity, but didn't show much explicit personal devotion to it."