- Historic Sites
America Unabridged: The Readers Respond
June/July 2005 | Volume 56, Issue 3
A definitive guide to the greatest books about our past without mentioning the Dutch possession of New York? How about The Island at the Center of the World , by Russell Shorto. Better still, A Sweet and Alien Land , by Henri and Barbara Van der Zee, which even Shorto didn’t mention.