Book Report – Spring 2015

2015 Colby Award Winner Alvin York: A New Biography of the Hero of the Argonne By Douglas V. Mastriano, Ph.D. Douglas V. Mastriano’s new biography of Alvin C. York tells the story of one of America’s... Read More

Book Report – Winter 2015

Das Bell By Chris Berman M’11 In April 1945, with the Allies closing in, Germany is about to be defeated. But in this science-fiction thriller, Chris Berman reimagines the ending of WWII against a backdrop... Read More

Book Report – Fall 2014

Courtesy of Ryan Welch ’97 (left). Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front By Mark Lee Greenblatt Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front recounts true... Read More

Book Report – Summer 2014

A Berkshire Boyhood By Robert J. Begiebing ’68 In this coming-of-age chronicle drawn from his own working-class roots, Robert Begiebing explores post–World War II family troubles, ethnic religiosity,... Read More

Book Report – Spring 2014

The Second Atlas of Breeding Birds of Vermont William H. Barnard, Contributor Vermont’s breeding bird atlas of 1985 was a landmark tool for conservation and provided baseline maps of Vermont’s bird... Read More

Book Reports – Winter 2014

The First Freedoms and America's Culture of Innovation

The First Freedoms and America’s Culture of Innovation: The Constitutional Foundations of the Aspirational Society BY NARAIN D. BATRA When confronted with a problem, an innovative mind struggles... Read More