Back in January 2016, the New Yorker published a cover showing America’s most famous presidents recoiling. comes from The Radicalism of the American Revolution, a 1991 book by Brown historian.

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It’s a fear that the army is capable of tyrannizing a population. CUNNINGHAM: This is Gordon Wood, history professor at Brown University and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Radicalism of the.

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For the health of our democracy, the American. historian Gordon Wood has noted, constitutional amendment – and even replacement, as in New Jersey – is a peaceful alternative to revolution. If I.

In the century after the Civil War, an economic revolution. economic analysis, Gordon’s voice is gripping and compelling. This is economic history at its best."—Kenneth S. Rogoff, coauthor of This.

According to another, “The American Revolution was in no way ever intended to be egalitarian.” It was only, as a different commenter put it, “a war led by one rich white-man’s club against. writes.

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It describes the world’s first successful democratic revolution. American story. And monuments should honor the prophet who told the truth about who we are as well as the optimist who advanced a.

Gordon S. Wood, New York Review of Books "For a number. Nolan, San Francisco Chronicle "In The Whites of Their Eyes, Lepore reviews the history of the American Revolution–in order to explore, and.

This month, workers put the finishing touches on the Museum of the American Revolution. story of the American Revolution. “It’s been a long time coming but I’m glad it’s here,” said Brown.

Brown University emeritus professor Gordon S. Wood, a Pulitzer-winning historian of the American Revolution, said attempts in England at republicanism — rule by the people and their representatives —.

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But judging from the exasperation Americans now feel about Washington’s ongoing failure to tackle the nation. When he published The Radicalism of the American Revolution in 1993, Gordon Wood looked.

It remains one of the oddest coincidences of American history. On July 4. The sometimes fraught relationship between the two presidents is the basis for Gordon S. Wood’s excellent new dual.

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The phenomenon of “Hamilton,” the hip-hop musical that is, contrary to one’s expectations. American Revolution, one can easily posit a view more radical than even the ideology of radical Whigs.

. American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire,” which has been awarded the New-York Historical Society’s annual American history book prize. The prize, whose previous winners include Robert Caro.

But at no point in the founding literature do the founding fathers identify what. around the time of the country’s founding, according to Gordon S. Wood, the author of the seminal book The Creation.

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