Homework: Respond to the

October 22, 2003


Respond to the following statement: "A free people in arms, fighting in defense of their liberty, are superior to any army in Europe."

This is a paraphrase of a statement Thomas Jefferson made around 1810. The students are reading about the War of 1812 this week, while as I wrote the syllabus I was thinking about Charleton Heston and the gun lobby.

Answer posted Wednesday Oct 29.

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