Tag Archives: American History

  1. Kyle, Chris. AMERICAN GUN: A HISTORY OF THE U.S. IN 10 FIREARMS

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    December 16, 2014 by ethelfritha

    New York, 1777. An American marksman sits in a tree, the long barrel of his Kentucky rifle trained at a …
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  2. Von Drehle, David. TRIANGLE: THE FIRE THAT CHANGED AMERICA

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    October 23, 2014 by ethelfritha

    The more I read, the happier I am to live when I do. The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire of 1911, the …
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