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Corona Virus and 1918-1919 Flu Pandemic

  • March 26, 2020

This is the piece [with great editing by Sam LaGrone because the article was sent in disparate batches and the patience of three historians in interviewing by phone and e-mail] I did for USNI News on the 1918-1919 flu pandemic…

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The Birth of an American Army — June 14, 1775

  • June 13, 2019

After the bloodletting at Lexington and Concord, and the capture at gunpoint of Ticonderoga and Crown Point in the wilds of New England, in Philadelphia, the second Continental Congress struggled to  find "the ways and means of raising money" to…

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