Review: GEORGE WASHINGTON: THE CROSSING by Jack E. Levin

WildmooBooks recently read and reviewed George Washington: The Crossing by Jack E. Levin for the American Revolution Reading Challenge 2013.  Here’s an excerpt:

Putting the Founding Fathers on pedestals annoys me. Glorifying the Founding Fathers as demigods does a huge disservice not only to history, but to our understanding of and ability to cope with our current political quagmire. Those guys were not perfect and neither are our current politicians. There was political argument back then and let’s hope there will be 200 years from now.

Read the full review.

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