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  • emThe Civil War of 1812em
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    The Civil War of 1812

    Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Alan Talyor presents a history of the War of 1812. Mr. Taylor recalls the over two-year war between America and Britain that ended in a stalemate but established a…

  • Lecture on Early US Alcohol Consumption
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    Alcohol Use in the Early American Republic

    Professor Alan Taylor talked about alcohol use in the early American republic. By 1830, annual alcohol consumption in America reached four gallons per person, the most in the history of the…

  • emThe Divided Groundem
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    The Divided Ground

    Alan Taylor talked about his book The Divided Ground: Indians, Settlers, and the Northern Borderland of the American Revolution, published by Knopf. In the book he examines the role of…

  • emAmerican Coloniesem
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    American Colonies

    Professor Taylor discussed his latest book, American Colonies, published by Viking Press. This is the first installment of a five-volume series called the Penguin History of the United…