Tag Archive | George Washington

James Donaldson’s Book Review – That’s Not in My American History Book by Thomas Ayres

I’m sure most of you know by now, that I am quite a “history buff” and love studying about history from all over the world. This book that I am reviewing the day, entitled “That’s Not in My American History Book” is a very good look at some of the historical folklore that we’ve been […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review – James Madison by Richard Brookhiser

http://www.audible.com/pd/Bios-Memoirs/James-Madison-Audiobook/B006IU4C2S I learned so much from reading (listening to) this book on James Madison and I’m really glad that I took the time to do so. Madison, one of the “Founding Fathers” and “Framers” of the Constitution, really played an instrumental role in working with all of the Founding Fathers and Framers of the Constitution […]

James Donaldson’s Book Review: Adams vs. Jefferson: The Tumultuous Election of 1800 by John Ferling

http://www.audible.com/pd/ref=sr_1_1?asin=B002V1BOP6&qid=1364747368&sr=1-1 I love it, when in reading (ah, I mean, listening to) a book, where the author can make the story seem to just jump off the pages and come to life.  That’s especially true, when there is already so much in the way of documented writings, books and movies about the topic such as […]