Sunday, December 21, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Having fun with a 1904 farm diary

Fidel Castro to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1940

John Turner's American religious history course

New Left history

Selling chunks of frozen ice

Was Aaron Burr a villain?

Walter Johnson reviews two recent books on slavery

2014: Year of the essay

Another reflection of academic monographs

An annotated version of Colbert's farewell

Civil War soldiers and post-traumatic stress disorder

Robert George reviews Grant Wacker, America's Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation

Getting to know George Whitefield

A glimpse at modern Amish life

Ferguson and evangelical colleges

The Juntocast takes on popular protests in early America