292Oct 7, 2013
Malaria, Yellow Fever, and Independence
John McNeill talked about how colonists and slaves benefited from their resistance to two deadly diseases during the American and Haitian Revolutions. Professor McNeill argued that yellow fever ...
393Jun 13, 2010
Book Discussion on The First Tycoon
T.J. Stiles talked about his book The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt (Knopf, 2009) with Eric Arnesen. He also responded to questions from members of the ...