A Nation Rising
Untold Tales of Flawed Founders, Fallen Heroes, and Forgotten Fighters From America's Hidden HistoryBook - 2010
"History in Davis's hands is loud, coarse, painful, funny, irreverent--and memorable."
-- San Francisco Chronicle
Following on his New York Times bestsellers America's Hidden History and Don't Know Much About History, Ken Davis explores the next chapter in the country's hidden history: the gritty first half of the 19th century, among the most tumultuous in the nation's short life.