Paul Aron is director of publications for The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Previously, he was a reporter at The Virginia Gazette and executive editor at Simon and Schuster. He is the author of, among other books, We Hold These Truths . . . And Other Words That Made America and Why The Turkey Didn’t Fly.
Most recently, Mr. Aron's book, Founding Feuds: The Rivalries, Clashes, and Conflicts That Forged a Nation, was co-published by Colonial Williamsburg and Sourcebooks.