A noted historian debunks the conventional wisdom about America's War of Independence
January 2010 | By John Ferling
The author and 'This American Life' correspondent talks about her book on the colonies' early religious leaders
November 04, 2008 | By Amanda Bensen
Lorenzo Da Ponte was a hit in Europe: a courtier, a cad, the librettist for Mozart's finest operas. But the New World truly tested his creative powers.
September 2006 | By Christopher Porterfield