A Note and Disclaimer are below. The Note: This great book should really thesis on women’s suffrage read by everyone.
It is difficult to describe why it so great because it both teaches and inspires. You really just have to read it. We think it is so good that it demands to be as accessible as possible. Once you’ve finished it, we’re sure you’ll agree. The disclaimer: This version is made from OCR. That is a fancy way of saying that we scanned in and coded over six hundred fifty pages. If you see any, please contact us.
We have posted it in spite of these mistakes for two simple reasons. First, the book is worth a mistake or two because it really deserves the widest audience possible. They may write such things — — in a book. It may be impossible to recover the past tel quel, but it is possible to say true or false things about it, and to draw true or false, humane or cruel, conclusions or morals. The Law and Medicine, for example, both value, and depend on, quite precise case histories as instructive precedents and, sometimes, as awful warnings. The word history comes from the Greek word historía which means “to learn or know by inquiry.
In the pieces that follow, we encourage you to probe, dispute, dig deeper — inquire. It changes and grows and becomes richer and more complex when any individual interacts with it. An event is but the furthest ripple of an ever-expanding wave that may have started eddying outward hundreds of years ago. One who “sees” history is able to harness the power of that wave’s entire journey.
Finally, the best history has at its foundation a story. These stories all help to ask the question, “What is an American? You’ll help to answer that question. A New National Capital: Washington, D. If you like our content, please share it on social media! Meet the Historians These renowned historians and experts chatted with students online. Independence Hall Association in Philadelphia, founded 1942.