freeman

  1. civfanatic

    Secularization, Patriot Ideology, and The Freeman's Remonstrance of 1777: An Analysis

    The United States was one of the first countries in human history to feature a constitutional separation of religion and politics. This formal separation, which is enshrined in the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, was being advocated by certain Patriots since the very beginning of the...
  2. Baltis

    Arnold at 2nd Freeman's Farm

    Some forum members might remember a thread I did regarding Benedict Arnold's role at the battle of 1st Freeman's Farm on September 19, 1777. There turned out to be a good deal of doubt as to just what role, if any, Arnold played in the battle. I did an article from that research for the...
  3. Baltis

    Secondary Sources and Arnold's Role at Freeman's Farm

    We have the Primary source thread maturing nicely and its time to start posting my thoughts from review of the various secondary sources. One item to note right away is that the primary sources identified are all coming from these secondary sources in the form of footnotes, index, fully quoted...
  4. Baltis

    Arnold's role at 1st Freeman's Farm

    Here is an interesting controversy from history. Seems historians for the past two hundred years have written essays, interpretations, footnotes, opinions, etc., and etc. The debate is whether Benedict Arnold actually fought at the battle of 1st Freeman's Farm on September 19, 1777. For the past...
  5. Kookaburra Jack

    Defending Freeman's thesis: suppression of the Greek intellectual tradition

    The argument of this book is that the Greek intellectual tradition did not simply lose vigor and disappear. (Its survival and continued progress in the Arab world is testimony to that). Rather in the fourth and fifth centuries AD, it was destroyed by the political and religious forces which made...
  6. Alcibiades

    Philip Freeman

    I would just like to reccomend a new biography by Philip Freeman:Alexander the Great Amazon.com: Alexander the Great (9781416592808): Philip Freeman: Books@@AMEPARAM@@http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51PqFVTG0dL.@@AMEPARAM@@51PqFVTG0dL It sounds trully promising.Some of you may know him...