Sunday, August 31, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Labor Day history

Medal of honor awarded for a veteran of Pickett's Charge

Reacting to the Past

The Beloit Mindset List for the class of 2018

The 350th anniversary of New York


Illinois Jesus

Professor:  "Do not e-mail me"

Charles Reinhardt reviews Alan Ryan, On Tocqueville: Democracy and America

Lincoln Mullen reviews Peter Watson, The Age of Atheists: How We Have Sought to Live Since the Death of God

Four women undercover in the Civil War

It helps to know history

Darryl Hart wonders if evangelical colleges are parochial

Mary Beth Fraser Connolly on Women of Faith

A new look for Teaching United States History

How to organize the thoughts that come to you while sleeping