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Enoch Crosby: A Hudson Valley Spy in Fact and Fiction

James Fenimore Cooper published his wildly popular second novel, The Spy: a Tale of the Neutral Ground, in 1821. The book tells the story... The post Enoch Crosby: A Hudson Valley Spy in Fact and Fiction appeared first on Journal of the American Revolution.

The Best Historical Fiction About the American Revolution

Although Journal of the American Revolution publishes only factual material based upon primary sources, we recognize that historical fiction can be a valuable source... The post The Best Historical Fiction About the American Revolution appeared first...

Guest Post: The Payroll Union’s Paris of America

Today at The Junto, Andrew Heath and Pete David discuss their collaboration on David's band, The Payroll Union, and its new album, Paris of America
From: The Junto on 1 Jul 2015

“The Empire of Romance”: Some Notes on Novels in an Extensive Republic

Inspired by a recent essay by Andrew Cayton, Jonathan Wilson reflects on the usefulness of novels for overcoming distance in a large new republican nation.
From: The Junto on 19 Mar 2013