The Athens of Socrates's time is regarded as the very place where democracy and freedom of speech were born. Yet this city put to death its most famous philosopher, presumably because its citizens ... (Read More)
Publisher: State Historical Society of North Dakota. Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781891419287. Daedalus Item Code: 64511
During their three-year odyssey to the west coast, the Lewis and Clark expedition spent 215 days in North Dakota, making this book a major document of the Corps of Discovery's historical mission. ... (Read More)
Although opposed to secession, William Willis Blackford (1831–1905) nonetheless remained loyal to Virginia, becoming an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. First ... (Read More)