Kenneth C. Davis is the bestselling author of Don’t Know Much About® History and other books in the Don’t Know Much About® series and the acclaimed In the Shadow of Liberty.
100 years ago, the world was living through twin catastrophes: the final months of the “Great War” and the most deadly global outbreak of disease since the Black Death. Read more here.Find Out More About MORE DEADLY THAN WAR
On February 19, 1942, President Roosevelt allowed America’s fear to provoke him into an action regarded among his worst mistakes.
We mistakenly call the third Monday in February “Presidents Day.” But. Really it is George Washington’s Birthday –federally speaking that is.