Meet Mrs. Warren
Edith Gelles looks at the muse of the American Revolution, Mercy Otis Warren.
THE MUSE OF THE REVOLUTION:
The Secret Pen of Mercy Otis Warren and the Founding of a Nation.
By Nancy Rubin Stuart.
Beacon. 314 pp. $28.95
Mercy Otis Warren’s reputation is based largely on her magnum opus, the incomparable History of the Rise, Progress and Termination of the American...