Patricia O’Toole compellingly explains how a moralizing outlook drove Woodrow Wilson’s presidency, from WWI to handling domestic politics.
"That’s the problem with counterfactuals, history only happened one way."
High-pressure hydraulic mining operations send toxic sludge down river, inundating towns and farms
Two empty freight train cars fell into the Potomac River, closing sites including John Brown's Fort and The Point
Jesse Owens won a coup in Hitler's Germany, but today's NBA stars kowtow to China
Two of the 11th Connecticut's officers died in gallant rush on Burnside Bridge
For nearly six decades after Little Big Horn, George Custer's widow burnished the general's reputation and wrote movingly of reconciliation with former foes