Bystanders to History, or, Waking Up to Orange Sky

Hilariously Informative: Rinker Buck’s The Oregon Trail

Meaningfully Discomforting: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz’s An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States

Comprehensive Yet Digestible: Jill Lepore’s These Truths

Riveting and Insightful: Peter Stark’s Astoria

Judging the Past: The Historian as Ethicist

Lessons from D-Day

A Grander Perspective: Smithsonian’s The American Revolution as a World War

Making History, Marking History II: The Great Anniversaries of 2019