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Herman Belz is professor of history at the University of Maryland and author of Abraham Lincoln, Constitutionalism and Equal Rights in the Civil War Era (Fordham University Press).
Articles by Herman Belz
A review of Crisis of the House Divided: An Interpretation of the Lincoln-Douglas Debates, by Harry V. Jaffa
Selling the Framers Short
D.W. Griffith, once a famous film pioneer, is remembered for just one thing today...
Foner's themes are the politics of historical understanding and the relationship between the historian and his own world.
Two new books on states' rights provide occasion for examining major themes in this libertarian project.