Archive for the ‘History (Non-Fiction)’ Category

Details when Jesus of Nazareth was murdered.  Very emotional.

Evaluation: 5 out of 5

Famed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin focuses her attention on the lives Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the journalists that helped influence and push Roosevelt’s progressive agenda.  Although the stuff about Roosevelt is fascinating (as always), there are seemingly endless chapters on the writing staff of McClure’s that I quite frankly found to be incredibly boring.

Evaluation: 3 out of 5