The Will of the People
T.H. Breen, American law and governance professor at the Library of Congress, talked about his book, The Will of the People: The… read more
T.H. Breen, American law and governance professor at the Library of Congress, talked about his book, The Will of the People: The Revolutionary Birth of America , in which he looked at how small towns and cities operated under a system of shared sacrifice and democratic ideals during the American Revolution. close
People in this video
- Timothy "T.H." Hall Breen Director Northwestern University->Chabraja (Nicholas D.) Center for Historical Studies
Gavin Kleespies Director Massachusetts Historical Society->Public Programs
Your purchase helps support C-SPAN
Click here to learn how
C-SPAN.org offers links to books featured on the C-SPAN networks to make it simpler for viewers to purchase them. C-SPAN has agreements with retailers that share a small percentage of your purchase price with our network. For example, as an Amazon Associate, C-SPAN earns money from your qualifying purchases. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page.
Any revenue realized from this program goes into a general account to help fund C-SPAN operations.
Please note that questions regarding fulfillment, customer service, privacy policies, or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole responsibility.
- Massachusetts Historical SocietyMassachusetts Historical Society
- The Will of the People
This Land Is Their Land
George Washington University History Professor David Silverman talked about This Land Is Their Land: The Wampanoag…
Searching for Black Confederates
Historian Kevin Levin talked about his book, Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth, in…
Apostles of Revolution
Historian John Ferling recalled the joint efforts of Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, and James Monroe to sow social and…
Lexington and Concord
George Daughan provided a history of the first military conflict of the Revolutionary War, the Battle of Lexington and…