Fergus M. Bordewich is the author, most recently, of America's Great Debate: Henry Clay, Stephen A. Douglas, and the Compromise That Preserved the Union. His next book, The First Congress: How James Madison, George Washington and a Group of Extraordinary Men Invented the Government, will be published in February.
Fergus M. Bordewich
The vitality of big ideas
by Fergus M. Bordewich | Monday, November 16, 2015
by Fergus M. Bordewich | Monday, March 31, 2014
Yankees and their slaves
by Fergus M. Bordewich | Monday, June 10, 2013
Despite good intentions, some opponents of the Atlantic slave trade caused more harm