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 W. Gutzke
Reviewer: 
David M. Fahey

Fahey on Gutzke, 'Alcohol in the British Isles from Roman Times to 1996: An Annotated Bibliography'


David W. Gutzke. Alcohol in the British Isles from Roman Times to 1996: An Annotated Bibliography. Westport, Conn. and London: Greenwood Press, 1996. xvii + 266 pp. $69.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29420-4.

Reviewed by David M. Fahey (Miami University (Ohio))
Published on H-Albion (September, 1996)

Alcoholic Drink in British History

Author: 
Jules Lubbock
Reviewer: 
Kristina A. DuRocher Wilson

DuRocher Wilson on Lubbock, 'The Tyranny of Taste: The Politics of Architecture and Design in Britain, 1550-1960'


Jules Lubbock. The Tyranny of Taste: The Politics of Architecture and Design in Britain, 1550-1960. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995. xv + 413 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-05889-5.

Reviewed by Kristina A. DuRocher Wilson (Yale University)
Published on H-Albion (August, 1996)

The Power behind British Design

Author: 
Daibhi O Croinin
Reviewer: 
Dorothy C. Africa

Africa on Croinin, 'Early Medieval Ireland, 400-1200'


Daibhi O Croinin. Early Medieval Ireland, 400-1200. London and New York: Longman, 1995. xvi + 379 pp. $57.50 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-01565-4; $62.35 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-01566-1.

Reviewed by Dorothy C. Africa (Harvard Law School)
Published on H-Albion (July, 1996)

Illuminating the Golden Age

Author: 
Carol Dyhouse
Reviewer: 
Joyce S. Pedersen

Pedersen on Dyhouse, 'No Distinction of Sex? Women in British Universities, l870-l939'


Carol Dyhouse. No Distinction of Sex? Women in British Universities, l870-l939. London: UCL Press, 1995. xii + 288 pp. $46.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-85728-459-1; $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85728-458-4.

Reviewed by Joyce S. Pedersen (Odense University, Denmark)
Published on H-Albion (May, 1996)

Author: 
R. O. Bucholz
Reviewer: 
Steve Pincus

Pincus on Bucholz, 'The Augustan Court: Queen Anne and the Decline of Court Culture'


R. O. Bucholz. The Augustan Court: Queen Anne and the Decline of Court Culture. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1993. xvi + 418 pp. $47.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-2080-9.

Reviewed by Steve Pincus (University of Chicago)
Published on H-Albion (March, 1996)

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