March 2022

Prophets and Statesmen

Historians H.W. Brands and Peter Cozzens discuss the lives of John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa and how they altered the trajectory of American history.

H.W. Brands

Henry W. Brands is a New York Times best-selling historian and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist. He teaches at the University of Texas at Austin, where he holds a senior chair in the history department....


Peter Cozzens

Peter Cozzens writes about the American Civil War and the American West. Cozzens retired after a 30 year career as a foreign service officer in the U.S. Department of State and served as a captain in the U....

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