Books

Book Review: The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman

  The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman My rating: 5 of 5 stars A Phenomenal Slog It took me months to push my way through this 440 pages detailing the first, pivotal month of the First World War. While Tuchman’s prose drew me through and, in places, was utterly delightful, the military detail…

History: Hook Your Kids on Story
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History: Hook Your Kids on Story

Did you know I was a Social Studies Education major? I love History, but at The Ohio State University, you can’t major in History Education, it must be ‘Social Studies’ with History and two other concentration areas (Geography and Economics were mine. I think that’s part of why I fell in love with The Well-Trained…