The primary purpose of H-Albion is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods and the state of historiography. H-Albion is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

Recent Content

Author: 
David Starkey
Reviewer: 
Norman Jones

Jones on Starkey, 'Elizabeth'

David Starkey. Elizabeth. London: Vintage, 2001. xii + 372 pp. + 16 pp. of plates. $16.09 (paper), ISBN 978-0-09-928657-8.

Reviewed by Norman Jones (Department of History, Utah State University) Published on H-Albion (September, 2001)

The Difficult Youth of Elizabeth I

The Difficult Youth of Elizabeth I

Author: 
Sandra Raban
Reviewer: 
W. M. Ormrod

Ormrod on Raban, 'England under Edward I and Edward II 1259-1327'

Sandra Raban. England under Edward I and Edward II 1259-1327. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 2000. xii + 204 pp. $62.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-631-22320-7.

Reviewed by W. M. Ormrod (Department of History, University of York) Published on H-Albion (August, 2001)

The Values of the Past

The Values of the Past

Author: 
Peter Gaunt, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ronald Hutton

Hutton on Davis, 'Oliver Cromwell' and Gaunt, 'The English Civil War: The Essential Readings'

J. C. Davis. Oliver Cromwell. London: Edward Arnold Publishers, 2001. 224 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-340-73118-5.Peter Gaunt, ed. The English Civil War: The Essential Readings. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 2000. viii + 360 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-631-20809-9.

Author: 
Michael Hunter, ed.
Reviewer: 
Roger L. Emerson

Emerson on Hunter, 'The Occult Laboratory: Magic, Science and Second Sight in Late Seventeenth-Century Scotland--A New Edition of Robert Kirk's "The Secret Commonwealth and other texts"'

Michael Hunter, ed. The Occult Laboratory: Magic, Science and Second Sight in Late Seventeenth-Century Scotland--A New Edition of Robert Kirk's "The Secret Commonwealth and other texts". Bury St Edmunds: Boydell Press, 2001. 256 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-85115-801-3.

Reviewed by Roger L. Emerson (Department of History, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario) Published on H-Albion (August, 2001)

Author: 
Lena Cowen Orlin, ed.
Reviewer: 
R. C. Richardson

Richardson on Griffiths and Jenner, 'Londinopolis: Essays in the Cultural and Social History of Early Modern London' and Orlin, 'Material London c. 1600'

Paul Griffiths, Mark S R Jenner, eds. Londinopolis: Essays in the Cultural and Social History of Early Modern London. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2000. xii + 284 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7190-5152-4.Lena Cowen Orlin, ed. Material London c. 1600. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000. ix + 393 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-1721-6.

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