Articles with keyword "United States"
Life on a nineteenth-century whaler was thrilling, tedious, and often disgusting.
Three women in novelist William Faulkner’s life affected his storytelling profoundly through their own literary and artistic abilities. Additionally, one of the three transformed his notions of race.
Staying up all night working on his code and such for the glory of France, Napoleon still had time for other long-lasting achievements—namely, his optical telegraph.
New Hampshire remembers the authors of Curious George and their escape from Paris.
As the sesquicentennial nears, a selection of past, present, and future humanities projects.
Crusading Journalist John Mitchell Jr. took on the lynchers.
The Americans triumphed over yellow fever, landslides, and worker strikes to change the earth's landscape.