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Jack Kelly

Jack Kelly
Jeff Brouws

JACK KELLY is a journalist, novelist, and historian, whose books include Band of Giants, which received the DAR's History Award Medal. He has contributed to national periodicals including The Wall Street Journal and is a New York Foundation for the Arts fellow. He has appeared on The History Channel and interviewed on National Public Radio. He grew up in a town in the canal corridor adjacent to Palmyra, Joseph Smith's home. He lives in New York's Hudson Valley.

Jack Kelly

The Edge of Anarchy

Jack Kelly
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Press

"Timely and urgent...The core of The Edge of Anarchy is a thrilling description of the boycott of Pullman cars and equipment by Eugene Debs’s fledgling American Railway Union..." —The...

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Heaven's Ditch

Jack Kelly
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The technological marvel of its age, the Erie Canal grew out of a sudden fit of inspiration. Proponents didn't just dream; they built a 360-mile waterway entirely by hand and largely through wilderness....

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Band of Giants

Jack Kelly
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Press

A fast-paced military history of the Revolutionary War focusing on the lesser known founding generals who helped win the war

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