Surgeon In Blue

Pub Date : 2013-12-13 | Author : Scott McGaugh | Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN 10 : 9781611459302
ISBN 13 : 1611459303

Jonathan Letterman was an outpost medical officer serving in Indian country in the years before the Civil War, responsible for the care of just hundreds of men. But when he was app..

The Political Blame Game In American Democracy

Pub Date : 2017-10-15 | Author : Mark Hickson III | Publisher : Lexington Books

ISBN 10 : 9781498545464
ISBN 13 : 1498545467

They Started It! looks at the forces that have developed over the past 50-plus years and created a dysfunctional political system in the United States. It argues that the current l..

Tuned Out

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : David T. Z. Mindich | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780195161403
ISBN 13 : 0195161408

Drawing on interviews across the country with young professionals, college students, and even some preteens, the author of Just the Facts discovers that more young people are turni..

Disneywar

Pub Date : 2005-02-18 | Author : James B. Stewart | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9780743283908
ISBN 13 : 0743283902

The dramatic inside story of the downfall of Michael Eisner—Disney Chairman and CEO—and the scandals that drove America’s best-known entertainment company to civil war. “Wh..

Standing Up Speaking Out

Pub Date : 2016-10-14 | Author : Matthew R. Meier | Publisher : Taylor & Francis

ISBN 10 : 9781317328940
ISBN 13 : 1317328949

In recent decades, some of the most celebrated and culturally influential American oratorical performances have come not from political leaders or religious visionaries, but from s..

The Guide To United States Popular Culture

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Ray Broadus Browne | Publisher : Popular Press

ISBN 10 : 0879728213
ISBN 13 : 9780879728212

"To understand the history and spirit of America, one must know its wars, its laws, and its presidents. To really understand it, however, one must also know its cheeseburgers, its ..