J. L. BELL is a Massachusetts writer who specializes in (among other things) the start of the American Revolution in and around Boston. He is particularly interested in the experiences of children in 1765-75. He has published scholarly papers and popular articles for both children and adults. He was consultant for an episode of History Detectives, and contributed to a display at Minute Man National Historic Park.

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Sunday, February 05, 2012

The Long View

“I believe that a wiser Generation will enjoy the Fruits of the Toil of Patriots & Heroes in the present Day.”
—Samuel Adams, 15 Jan 1781

1 comment:

John L. Smith said...

"Oh well, there's always next year" ~ General Lord Charles Cornwallis.