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A Nation Rising: Untold Tales from America's Hidden History

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  • Posted January 27, 2013

    It¿s hard to believe that a book on history of 19th century Amer

    It’s hard to believe that a book on history of 19th century America brings into it current events that have no bearing on the historic events but to only show the Author’s liberal bias. Kenneth C. Davis’ “A Nation Rising – Untold Tales of Flawed Founders, Fallen Heroes, and Forgotten Fighters from America’s Hidden History” tries to show the darker side of early America post revolution, which I can accept his view as one of many, but to put his fawning over President Obama and his disparagement of the current Tea Party movement (“tea baggers”- Really? You had to go there?) in his book can wait until that history has runs its course. Leave current politics out of a history that is close to 200 years old. Just glad I bought the book off the clearance rack.

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