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Uncle Tom's Children

Why has Uncle Tom's Cabin survived—and thrived?

May 19 2005 2:03 PMThe National History Standards Stalemate
May 19 2005 7:28 AMBar Mitzvah MadnessThe bar mitzvah's history holds a clue to saving the modern-day ritual.
May 18 2005 1:01 PMThe Glut of Unqualified History Teachers
May 18 2005 7:24 AMDeconstructing TeddyThe darker side of the convivial president.
May 17 2005 4:53 PMAcademics Historians vs. Popularizers
May 20 2005 3:10 PMInterpreting the PastSlate's History Week.
May 17 2005 7:22 AMThe Spirit of the LetterWhat biographers find in other people's mail.
May 17 2005 7:17 AMHow To Revive History by "Teaching the Conflicts"
May 19 2005 12:12 PMThe Trouble With HarryA new biography of Blackmun fails to do the Supreme Court justice.
May 19 2005 4:30 AMThe Different Ways of Teaching About Freedom
May 18 2005 10:27 AMAre Popular Histories Vapid?
May 18 2005 4:21 AMMultiple Perspectives Aren't So Hard To Deal With
May 17 2005 3:29 PMA Theater of WarBenjamin Franklin's dramatic role in American history.
May 17 2005 8:12 AMDon't Know Much About History
May 17 2005 7:21 AMThe Malleable EstateIs marriage more joyful than ever?