Kim Todd’s Tinkering with Eden: Summary & Analysis

Tinkering with Eden by Kim Todd was more history-oriented than biology-oriented but interesting and educational nonetheless.  Ms. Todd received a Bachelor’s Degree from Yale University and went on to receive her Master’s Degree from the University of Montana.  She remains living in Montana today.  Giving the background of how various outlandish species found their way…

Daniel Smith’s The Great Departure: Summary & Analysis

Daniel Smith’s, The Great Departure illustrates very well the United State’s evolution from a traditionally isolationist nation to an interventionist nation. WWI literally dragged the U.S. out of its isolationist shell and placed the U.S. at the forefront of international politics. The pressure to join WWI was resisted greatly by the Wilson administration and the…