62 days ago
Previous winners include Eric Foner's "The Fiery Trial" and Sean Wilentz's "The Rise of American Democracy."
80 days ago
George Washington University President Steven Knapp said the Civil War transformed American history, culture and industry - even the concept of American democracy by redefining equality.
117 days ago
"The flourish and pageantry of an inaugural is a brief and pertinent reminder of the strength of American democracy, a welcome example to other nations still struggling to reach peaceful...
139 days ago
With polls showing a very tight race, the final weeks of the campaign are a textbook example of what this great experiment called "American democracy" is all about: two opposing political parties,...