A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Thomas Jefferson and Abigail Adams as parents
Charles Hill reviews Jesse Norman, Edmund Burke: First Conservative
Allen Guelzo reviews two new books on slavery.
Fundamentalists and FDR
Michael Lynch reviews Nathaniel Philbrick, Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, a Revolution. Tony Horwitz reviews it here and Barbara Spindel here. Scott Martelle here.
Swartz and Mullin join The Anxious Bench
History as moral inquiry
Alan Jacobs on colleges and their priorities
Eugene McCarraher on the Catholic Right
Jefferson Davis's slaves
Benjamin Franklin's alphabet
David Barton and Revolutionary-era Presbyterians
What is your favorite assignment?
A changing pro-life movement?
Historiann on Christian book promotion and evangelical media
Teaching public humanities through projects
Tracy McKenzie on Douglas Wilson
How well paid are Christian college faculty?