Seven Events That Made America America: And Proved That the Founding Fathers Were Right All Along

Seven Events That Made America America: And Proved That the Founding Fathers Were Right All Along

Larry Schweikart


A conservative historian examines the various pivotal, but usually missed, moments that formed our background

All scholars of yank heritage comprehend the large occasions that dramatically formed our kingdom. The Civil battle, Pearl Harbor, the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and Sept. 11 are only a couple of.

yet there are different, much less recognized occasions that had an both profound impression. amazing conservative historian Larry Schweikart takes an in- intensity examine seven of those transformative moments and offers an research of ways every one of them spurred a pattern that both proven or departed from the imaginative and prescient our Founding Fathers had for the US. for example, he exhibits how Martin Van Buren's construction of a countrywide political social gathering made it attainable for Obama to get elected nearly centuries later and the way Dwight Eisenhower's middle assault ended in a battle on pork, in which the govt took keep watch over over Americans' diets.

In his easy-to-read but informative sort, Schweikart won't basically train but additionally shock readers into reevaluating our background.

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