Books by Barbara Clark Smith

Released: Jan. 1, 2011

"A well-conceived challenge to the claim to historic legitimacy of today's Tea Party demonstrators."
While conservative demonstrators hearken back to the Boston Tea Party, Smith (Men and Women: A History of Costume, Gender, and Power, 1990, etc.), the curator of political history at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, suggests that our revolutionary forebears had quite a different view of freedom. Read full book review >