Press Releases

July 16, 2013

Introducing: Read the Revolution

Philadelphia, PA, July 16, 2013—The Museum of the American Revolution is pleased to announce the launch of Read the Revolution, a bi-monthly email featuring excerpts from exciting, thought-provoking books about the American Revolution. Read the Revolution will cover a diverse range of genres, including history, memoir, biography, children's books, and even, on occasion, historical fiction. The email will also include links to sites and bookstores where you can easily purchase the book. To subscribe, click here.  

Said Museum President and CEO Michael Quinn, “As we continue with our plans to build the Museum of the American Revolution, we are pleased to provide virtual content that, we hope, will inspire reading about this critical period in history.”

Read the Revolution is produced thanks to a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: exploring the human endeavor.

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About the Museum of the American Revolution

The Museum of the American Revolution is a non-partisan, not-for-profit (501(c)(3) organization dedicated to engaging the public in the history and enduring legacy of the American Revolution. The Museum owns a distinguished collection of objects, artifacts and manuscripts, and is working to establish build a nationally significant museum to commemorate the entire story of the American Revolution in historic Philadelphia, just steps from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. For more information, please visit or call toll free, 877-740-1776.