Just a mile down one of the park’s most popular and accessible trails, hikers reap views of Dream Lake. Bryan Schutmaat Back in the 1870s, when American travelers imagined the West, they didn’t picture the desolate plains and cactus-strewn mesas so beloved by John Ford. They thought of somewhere far more sedate and manicured—a place, […]
The Secret Destiny of America|Paperback
From the author of the landmark Secret Teachings of All Ages comes two classic works on the mysterious origins and unique mission of America: The Secret Destiny of America and America’s Assignment with Destiny. …
In Congress, July 4, 1776. The unanimous declaration of the thirteen United States of America.
Note: The following text is a transcription of the Stone Engraving of the parchment Declaration of Independence (the document on display in the Rotunda at the National Archives Museum.) The spelling and punctuation reflects the original. In Congress, July 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of […]
The Unsettling of America
“The Unsettling of America” is Wendell Berry’s personal, dramatic inquiry into the way in which we use the land that sustains us. …
The Changing Face of America
The United States has always been a nation of immigrants, but in recent years the racial and ethnic composition of the country has begun to change as immigrants have arrived from different areas than in the past. From colonial days, immigrants have shaped our national culture and left their mark on the landscape. But as […]
Top 10 America Songs
History: America’s Greatest Hits is the first greatest hits album by American folk rock trio America, released by Warner Bros. Records in 1975. The album was produced by longtime Beatles producer George Martin, the third of seven consecutive albums he produced with America.