Jennifer Cody Epstein’s novel begins on a
carnival ride, but proceeds to explore William Tecumseh Sherman’s maxim, “War
is Hell.” The general added: “There is many a boy here today who looks on war
as all glory, but, boys, it is all
With his bestseller Guns, Germs, and Steel, Jared Diamond stimulated discussion over
the forces that have shaped humanity. In The
World Until Yesterday, the Pulitzer Prize-winner examines tribal and
pre-tribal societies for what they can tell us about our own WEIRD (Western
Educated Industrialized Rich Democratic)
A simple flat bread quickly fried until puffy and tender, fry bread is as versatile as it is easy to make. The American-Indian staple is the foundation for both entrées and desserts, and at Milwaukee's Indian Summer Festival, it's served in many...
Twenty years ago, when I was diagnosed in adulthood with so-called “juvenile” diabetes, it confirmed what a lot of my friends had long believed—that I was still a kid at heart. Fortunately, ever since Dr. Frederick Banting and a young graduate student named Charles Best discovered insulin in the early 1920s...