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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP07 Jun 2017 10:14 p.m. PST

"In the bio for his active and amusing Twitter account, William Hogeland describes his beat as "dissenting history in the pop mode." The author of four well-received books about early American history—including The Whiskey Rebellion (2006), a chronicle of the western Pennsylvania uprising (the "resistance" of its day, if you will) that then–Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton crushed with gratuitous and extraconstitutional force, and Founding Finance (2012), a collection of essays about the intermingling of capitalism, militarism, and statism in the creation of the American republic—Hogeland exhibits in his work a rare combination of smarts and accessibility. And while he's scrupulous in his scholarship, Hogeland isn't averse to acknowledging that he's in the business of telling stories that have a point…"
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RudyNelson11 Jun 2017 6:10 a.m. PST

There were plenty of conflicts or wars in early American history. I did an article covering a summary of these wars about 15 years ago. North Carolina fought Georgia over a county. Georgia invaded Florida several times. Other actions in the Ohio-Michigan area as well.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP12 Jun 2017 4:04 p.m. PST

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