Happy Birthday George Washington

On this day in 1732, a hero was born. A hero a frontiersman a statesman a president a legend. I’d like to take this time to draw your attention to one of my favorite biographies. Maybe not so much for the writing style, as parts of it did drag on (which really just put offContinue reading “Happy Birthday George Washington”

George and Walt

There are two historical figures that I have great admiration for, but for different reasons. Reading their biographies over the past year has been a wonderful eye-opener to me. The first one I want to share with you is Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow. Chernow does a superb job at bringing this dusty historical heroContinue reading “George and Walt”