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Joseph J. Ellis is the Ford Foundation Professor of History at Mount Holyoke
College. Educated at the College of William and Mary and Yale University, he
served as a captain in the army and taught at West Point before...
David McCullough has been widely acclaimed as a "master
of the art of narrative history," "a matchless writer." He is twice winner of
the National Book Award, twice winner of the Pulitzer Prize. In...
Kenn Nesbitt is new Children's Poet Laureate(Jun 12 2013) Kenn Nesbitt has been named the new Children's Poet Laureate: Consultant in Children's Poetry to the Poetry Foundation, which noted that the two-year position...