Democracy at the Crossroads
Princes, peasants, poets, and presidents
in the struggle for (and against) the rule of law
From rebellion in the green fields of England, to speeches from the scaffold and from Thomas Jefferson to Barack Obama, read an eye-opening history of democracy's continuing struggle to survive.
Growing Up True
Lessons from a Western Boyhood
This classic Americana searches out the true line of a fence and the
true line of a life, made vivid and touching when, in post-war
Colorado, sheep come into the kitchen and small boys ride for their
lives in the horse race at the Arapaho County fair.