February 1974

Volume 25
Issue 2

Features 

It’S rough to be around a rider when he’s the President

A Welsh waif adopted a new country and a new name and then became—thanks to a New York newspaper—the most famous African explorer of his time

WAR WAS DAYS AWAY, A UNION STRONGHOLD WAS THREATENED, AND THROUGH A FOG OF RUMOR, DOUBT, CONTRADICTORY ORDERS, AND OUTRIGHT LIES THE ARMY AND NAVY SET OUT TO HELP

February 1974

Departments 

A LOOK AT THE RECORD

I REMEMBER

POSTSCRIPTS TO HISTORY

READING, WRITING, AND HISTORY