Frederic D. Schwarz

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Frederic D. Schwarz was a former senior editor of American Heritage magazine.

Articles by this Contributor

February/March 2001

It was never designed to actually elect a President, it’s awkward, cumbersome, and confusing, and almost no one likes it. Americans have been trying to get rid of it for more than two centuries. Yet it’s still here. Now we are seeing renewed efforts to reform or eliminate the Electoral College. Will they succeed? Don’t bet on it.

February/March 2001

THE FUGITIVE

April 2001

TRUMAN DISMISSES MACARTHUR

May 2001

THE FIRST PROHIBITION LAW

July/August 2001

“WE HOLD THESE TRUTHS…”

July/August 2001

September 2001

THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR SUBMARINE

September 2001

October 2001

GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER