Amid shifting political alliances of 17th century Scotland, fighting marquess James Graham morphed from Covenanter champion into defender of the Crown
Drawing on his own translations, author Kevin H. Siepel chronicles the escapades of famous Spanish Colonizers.
The Empire State inherited a huge hunk of its soul from the Netherlands
Give credit for the national holiday to a woman who wouldn't give up
Only when settlers instituted private property rights did the New World thrive
Farmer's son endured combat, enslavement, and near-execution before his talents as a diplomat brought peace with the Algonquians
One of the main crops at Plimoth Plantation was historical fiction
Kateri Tekakwitha shunned marriage and expressed her faith with mortification