Dispatches: The Podcast of the Journal of the American Revolution
E94: Joseph E. Wroblewski: John Paul Jones and Thaddeus Kosciuszko in Warsaw

E94: Joseph E. Wroblewski: John Paul Jones and Thaddeus Kosciuszko in Warsaw

November 28, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor Joseph E. Wroblewski. After their service in the cause of liberty ended, two legendary figures met on the other side of the world. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E93: Eric Wiser: The Loyalist Outlaw Cornelius Hatfield

E93: Eric Wiser: The Loyalist Outlaw Cornelius Hatfield

November 21, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor  Eric Wiser. Cornelius Hatfield earned a reputation as a daring raider and loyal subject. As he terrorized Patriots in New York and New Jersey, he cemented his legacy as one of the most infamous Loyalist outlaws of the American Revolution. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E92: Thomas E. Ricks: First Principles: What America’s Founders Learned from the Greeks and Romans and How That Shaped Our Country

E92: Thomas E. Ricks: First Principles: What America’s Founders Learned from the Greeks and Romans and How That Shaped Our Country

November 14, 2020

This week our guest is New York Times bestselling author Thomas E. Ricks. Washington. Adams. Jefferson. Madison. First Principles follows these four members of the Revolutionary generation from their youths to their adult lives, as they grappled with questions of independence, and forming and keeping a new nation. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E91: Mark Anderson: Ethan Allen’s Mysterious Defeat at Montreal-Reconsidered

E91: Mark Anderson: Ethan Allen’s Mysterious Defeat at Montreal-Reconsidered

November 8, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor   Mark R. Anderson. After braving the harsh Canadian wilderness, Ethan Allen was defeated at Montreal. Two centuries later the event remains shrouded in mystery. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E90: Travis Copeland: The Battle of Shallow Ford

E90: Travis Copeland: The Battle of Shallow Ford

October 31, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor Travis Copeland. In 1780 the Revolution tore the Carolina backcountry to pieces, and the Battle of Shallow Ford remains a forgotten flashpoint in the conflict. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E89: John E. Happ: Clarifying Beaumarchais

E89: John E. Happ: Clarifying Beaumarchais

October 24, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor John E. Happ. The life of the French diplomat Beaumarchais was one of art, business, and American Revolution. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E88: Alex White: From Prisoner to Schoolmaster

E88: Alex White: From Prisoner to Schoolmaster

October 17, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor Alex White. Although he came from ordinary beginnings, the life and career of Lt. Thomas White was an extraordinary tale of patriotism and survival. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E87: Robert Scott Davis: Margaret Eustace and her Family Pass Through the American Revolution

E87: Robert Scott Davis: Margaret Eustace and her Family Pass Through the American Revolution

October 10, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor    Robert Scott Davis. Margaret Eustace led a famed life, but a mysterious letter in Georgia has left historians baffled for over two centuries. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

E86: Bridget Barbara: Tracing the Steps of John Andre

E86: Bridget Barbara: Tracing the Steps of John Andre

October 3, 2020

This week our guest is Jar Contributor and Youtube content creator Bridget Barbara. While Benedict Arnold’s treasonous gamble has become the stuff of legend, his conspiracy with John Andre is still readily traced. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com

E85: Damien Cregeau: Ten Revolutionary War Patriot Graves

E85: Damien Cregeau: Ten Revolutionary War Patriot Graves

September 26, 2020

This week our guest is JAR contributor Damien Cregeau. Washington, Hamilton, John Paul Jones. Their lives were critical in the cause of freedom, and their final resting places remind us of their sacrifices. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.

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