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Author Harlow Giles Unger
1:31 am
Fri November 2, 2012

John Quincy Adams

Harlow Giles Unger

Historian and author Harlow Giles Unger has delved into the lives of many known and lesser known historical figures, but his new book tells the story of a man who fought for Washington, served with Lincoln, witnessed Bunker Hill, and sounded the clarion against slavery on the eve of the Civil War. He negotiated an end to the War of 1812, engineered the annexation of Florida, and won the Supreme Court decision that freed the African captives of The Amistad.

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Historian/Author Donald Clare
1:30 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Rabbit Hash, Kentucky

"Rabbit Hash, Kentucky: River Born, Kentucky Bred" by Donald Clare

Rabbit Hash, Kentucky may be best known around here for their General Store or having a dog as mayor, but the town has a long and fascinating history.

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