Book cover of The Will of the People: The Revolutionary Birth of America by T. H. Breen
History

The Will of the People: The Revolutionary Birth of America

In this boldly innovative work, T. H. Breen spotlights a crucial missing piece in the stories we tell about the American Revolution. From New Hampshire to Georgia, it was ordinary people who became the face of resistance. Without them the Revolution would have failed. They sustained the commitment to independence when victory seemed in doubt and chose law over vengeance when their communities teetered on the brink of anarchy. […Learn More]

Book cover of George Washington's Journey: The President Forges a New Nation by T.H. Breen
Biography & Autobiography

George Washington’s Journey: The President Forges a New Nation

This is George Washington in the surprising role of political strategist.

T.H. Breen introduces us to a George Washington we rarely meet. During his first term as president, he decided that the only way to fulfill the Revolution was to take the new federal government directly to the people. He organized an extraordinary journey carrying him to all thirteen states. It transformed American political culture. […Learn More]