American Heritage Sep 2002 Author:Society Of American Historians and American Association For State & Local History Spirit Of '54 by Richard M. Ketchum -- More than 2 decades before the Revolution broke out, a group of Americans voted on a scheme to unit the colonies. For the rest of his life, Benjamin Franklin thought it could have prevented the war. It didn't--but it did give us the Constitution. — Most Dangerous Institution by Jack Kelly -- For nearly a h... more »undred years, the FBI has been fighting for America--with its professionalism often at odds with its shadowy, extralegal tactics.
Who We Fight by Ralph Peters -- A year after the September attacks, it has become clear that ours is a very old enemy.
In The News: Sep 11 vs. Dec 7 by Kevin Baker -- Did Americans behave better back then?
Dixie's Victory by Joshua Zeitz -- The old Confederacy got only as far north as Pennsylvania, but its great-grandchildren have captured America's culture. A look at sports, entertainment and religion shows how.
Time Machine: Dog That Saved Eisenhower by Frederic D. Schwarz
Hiding History by Richard Reeves -- A recent Presidential edict will make it harder for hsitorians to practice their trade.« less