Jill Lepore’s one-volume history runs from Christopher Columbus to Donald Trump
The index of Jill Lepore’s monumental new single-volume history of the United States runs to 43 pages and contains 5,456 entries.
It isn’t until you start reading it that you realize how much we need a book like this one at this particular moment.
The number of college students majoring in history is dropping.
We know how all of this is going to end: with Donald J. Trump.