American History

New York's Central Park
American History

New York’s Central Park

Listen to the Episode “New York’s Central Park”     Subscribe in iTunes Other Listening Options         Though it may seem like Central Park has always been a landmark for visitors and native New Yorkers alike, that’s not actually the case. The park, like much of the […]

The Virginia Memorial at Gettysburg
American History

5 Books to Inspire your Trip to Gettysburg

I wrote yesterday about my visit to Gettysburg over the weekend.  While browsing the gift shop at the Visitor’s center, I stopped to check out their extensive selection of Civil War inspired nonfiction and novels.  Between visiting Gettysburg and seeing Margaret Mitchell’s house in May, I’ve spent a lot of time this year thinking […]