Recommended Reading: The Whites of the Their Eyes

The Whites of their Eyes: The Tea Party’s Revolution and the Battle Over American History by Jill Lepore

A smart, witty and well balanced account of the rise of the Tea Party in America and their use and distortion of American history which is balanced with historical stories about the real ‘founding fathers’ of America.  A must read for anyone interested in what is happening in American politics today or looking to gain insight into the origins of America.

Also: King Philip’s War and New York Burning by Jill Lepore

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