Author: 
Wesley Adamczyk
Reviewer: 
Douglas Peifer

Peifer on Adamczyk, 'When God Looked the Other Way. An Odyssey of War, Exile, and Redemption'

Wesley Adamczyk. When God Looked the Other Way. An Odyssey of War, Exile, and Redemption. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2004. xvii + 264 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-00443-3; $19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-00444-0.

Reviewed by Douglas Peifer (Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (June, 2006)

Author: 
Jennifer Travis
Reviewer: 
Auli Ek

Ek on Travis, 'Wounded Hearts: Masculinity, Law, and Literature in American Culture'

Jennifer Travis. Wounded Hearts: Masculinity, Law, and Literature in American Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2005. x + 222 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5635-2; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2974-5.

Reviewed by Auli Ek (English Department, John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY) Published on H-Law (June, 2006)

Author: 
David P. Currie
Reviewer: 
Austin Allen

Allen on Currie, 'The Constitution in Congress: Descent into the Maelstrom, 1829-1861'

David P. Currie. The Constitution in Congress: Descent into the Maelstrom, 1829-1861. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. xviii + 322pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-12916-7.

Reviewed by Austin Allen (University of Houston-Downtown) Published on H-Law (June, 2006)

Extrajudicial Constitutional Interpretation in Late Antebellum America

Author: 
Andrew T. Harris
Reviewer: 
Elaine Reynolds

Reynolds on Harris, 'Policing the City: Crime and Legal Authority in London, 1780-1840'

Andrew T. Harris. Policing the City: Crime and Legal Authority in London, 1780-1840. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2004. x + 205 pp. $41.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-0966-0.

Reviewed by Elaine Reynolds (Department of History, William Jewell College) Published on H-Law (June, 2006)

The Hole in the Doughnut

Author: 
Irene Quenzler Brown and Richard D. Brown
Reviewer: 
Randall McGowen

McGowen on Brown and Brown, 'The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler: A Story of Rape, Incest, and Justice in Early America' and Irene Quenzler Brown and Richard D. Brown, 'The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler'

Irene Quenzler Brown, Richard D. Brown. The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler: A Story of Rape, Incest, and Justice in Early America. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2003. 388 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01020-8; $17.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-674-01760-3.Irene Quenzler Brown and Richard D. Brown. The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2003. 388 pp.

Author: 
Ruth Perry
Reviewer: 
Joanne Bailey

Bailey on Perry, 'Novel Relations: The Transformation of Kinship in English Literature and Culture 1748-1818'

Ruth Perry. Novel Relations: The Transformation of Kinship in English Literature and Culture 1748-1818. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. x + 465 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-83694-4.

Reviewed by Joanne Bailey (History Department, Oxford Brookes University) Published on H-Albion (June, 2006)

Interpreting the Eighteenth-Century English Family

Author: 
Eric H. Ash
Reviewer: 
Michael Hunter

Hunter on Ash, 'Power, Knowledge and Expertise in Elizabethan England'

Eric H. Ash. Power, Knowledge and Expertise in Elizabethan England. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. ix + 265 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-7992-0.

Reviewed by Michael Hunter (School of History, Classics and Archaeology, Birkbeck, University of London) Published on H-Albion (June, 2006)

Tudor Pioneers

Author: 
Ciaran Brady, Jane Ohlmeyer, eds.
Reviewer: 
William Palmer

Palmer on Brady and Ohlmeyer, 'British Interventions in Early Modern Ireland'

Ciaran Brady, Jane Ohlmeyer, eds. British Interventions in Early Modern Ireland. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. 371 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-83530-5.

Reviewed by William Palmer (Department of History, Marshall University) Published on H-Albion (June, 2006)

Author: 
Karen Harvey
Reviewer: 
Jennine Hurl-Eamon

Hurl-Eamon on Harvey, 'Reading Sex in the Eighteenth Century: Bodies and Gender in English Erotic Culture'

Karen Harvey. Reading Sex in the Eighteenth Century: Bodies and Gender in English Erotic Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. viii + 261 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-82235-0.

Reviewed by Jennine Hurl-Eamon (Department of History, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario) Published on H-Albion (June, 2006)

Gender in Eighteenth-Century Erotica

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