David McCullough Quotes
Charles Sumner, who was stunned to see black students being treated as equals in classes at the Sorbonne, became one of the most powerful voices for abolition in the U.S. Senate.
History, as I've always said, is more than politics and military actions. It is medicine, art, literature, science. All that is an important part of who we are.
Our country has been influenced by France more than most people have any idea. Our capital city was laid out by a Frenchman, the size of the country more than doubled when France sold us the Louisiana territory; the French helped in the Revolution; French names of cities, towns and rivers are scattered all across the country.