Classists become spies for OSS in World War II Greece.
The legacy of the Battle of Antietam.
Tapping into Roman waters
African-American soldiers in WWI: A broadening experience for many.
On Manhattan's nineteenth-century African-American community
On Hemingway's letters
On the origins of habeas corpus.
On the history of Broadway
On the odd and brainy Claiborne Pell
On animated pies and other curiosities of sixteenth-century life.
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