Gordon S. Wood

Gordon Wood is the Alva O. Way University Professor Emeritus at Brown. His new book, Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, will be published in the fall.
 (May 2017)

Revealing the Total Jefferson

“Most Blessed of the Patriarchs”: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination

by Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter S. Onuf

June 23, 2016 issue

‘George Washington in His Last Illness, Attended by Doctors Craik and Brown’; colored engraving, 1799

The Bleeding Founders

Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in Sickness and in Health

by Jeanne E. Abrams

July 10, 2014 issue

A one-hundred-shilling note printed by Benjamin Franklin and David Hall, 1759

American Dream Money

Moneymakers: The Wicked Lives and Surprising Adventures of Three Notorious Counterfeiters

by Ben Tarnoff

November 10, 2011 issue

The surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, October 19, 1781; painting by John Trumbull

Good Losers

Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World

by Maya Jasanoff

March 10, 2011 issue

Demonstrators at a rally against health care reform, Washington, D.C., March 16, 2010

No Thanks for the Memories

The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle Over American History

by Jill Lepore

January 13, 2011 issue

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