The Founders at Home tells the story of the American Revolution and the early years of the Republic by way of biographical chapters on several well known 'Founding Fathers'--George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison--as well as a few lesser-known names (John Jay, William Livingston
, the Lees of Virginia), arranged roughly chronologically according to presidential succession and contemporary events.
Schafler was an associate editor of The Papers of William Livingston
, a federally and state-funded project to collect, edit, and publish five volumes of selected papers of the first governor of the State of New Jersey.
Or of Dr William Livingston
, who, at Woodbine in 1996, bizarrely, ran Ricks Natural Star in the Turf.
In the 1566 missive, Mary informs James, Earl of Both-well, of eight rebels "dwelling on the lands of Sir William Livingston
of Kilsyth at Dern-chester" and warns him they must be punished.
Ricks Natural Star, who was owned by William Livingston
, a veterinarian with little racetrack experience, finished last in the Breeders' Cup Turf at Woodbine, where he was hopelessly overmatched.
But when astronomer William Livingston
of the National Solar Observatory in Tucson took a longer-exposure photo, he detected filamentary "bridges" spanning the penumbra and umbra -- an indication that magnetic field lines cross into the central region.
was the sole winner out of 51 contestants in the Coral bet race last week.
When William Livingston was 16, he and three friends were driving in a '36 Ford near a noisy carnival, couldn't hear the bells at a railroad crossing and wound up stalled on the tracks.
William Livingston, 67, was unknown outside Artesia, N.
by owner, trainer and veterinarian William Livingston
, Ricks Natural Star went off at 50-1 in the 1-1/2-mile Turf.
Before Cigar's arrival, a lot of attention was given to Ricks Natural Star, vanned to Toronto from New Mexico by William Livingston
, a veterinarian who bought the 7-year-old gelding three months ago and trains him.
But his owner-trainer, William Livingston
, scraped up the initial $20,000 fee to pre-enter him in the $2 million Turf, then came through with the final $20,000 Wednesday to put him in the field.