Midwest history

  • Rediscovering the Lost Midwest (Excerpt)

    by Jon K. Lauck

    The contemporary troubles of the Midwest shouldn't blind historians and readers to the region's important history as an incubator of a democratic culture. 

  • Reviving Midwest History

    by Michael Dirda

    A new book by Jon Lauck argues for reconsidering the history of America's heartland.