American Heritage, the beloved, 68-year-old magazine of history, returns to regular publication on our Nation’s Birthday, July 4, 2017.
A longtime contributor and former editor introduces the special anniversary issue
Notes about the famous historian and American Heritage editor
American Heritage couldn’t be allowed to just fade away.
Like the nation it covers, American Heritage was revolutionary at its birth. And like that nation’s story, ours is a real cliffhanger.
The great storyteller and famed historian lent authority and good advice to our aspiring magazine
The longtime adviser to American Heritage wrote history not simply as a means of talking with other historians, but in order to talk to the general reader.
Our American heritage is greater than any one of us.