Mark David Hall on America's Forgotten Founders

This week’s edition of Coffee & Markets features a discussion with Mark David Hall.  Hall, Pejman Yousefzadeh and I discuss the book – coauthored with Dr. Gary L. Gregg II – America’s Forgotten Founders which covers the members of the founding generation that many American’s are not familiar with or who have faded into history.  Men like James Wilson, George Mason, Gouverneur Morris, John Jay, Roger Sherman, John Marshall, John Dickinson, Thomas Paine...

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In the Mail: Lion of Liberty

Lion of Liberty: Patrick Henry and the Call to a New Nation by Harlow Giles Unger Library Journal In this engaging popular biography, Unger (The Last Founding Father: James Monroe and a Nation’s Call to Greatness) recounts the career and examines the political and moral philosophies of the persuasive anti-Federalist best remembered for the American Revolution’s rallying cry, “Give me liberty, or give me death!” Unger focuses on Henry’s radical views on...

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