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: 
John L. Roberts
Reviewer: 
Edward M. Furgol

Furgol on Roberts, 'Clan, King and Covenant: History of the Highland Clans from the Civil War to the Glencoe Massacre'

John L. Roberts. Clan, King and Covenant: History of the Highland Clans from the Civil War to the Glencoe Massacre. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2000. xii + 258 pp. $23.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-1393-9.

Reviewed by Edward M. Furgol (The Navy Museum, Naval Historical Center, Washington, DC) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

Author: 
Stephen Conway
Reviewer: 
Carla H. Hay

Hay on Conway, 'The British Isles and the War of American Independence'

Stephen Conway. The British Isles and the War of American Independence. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. xii + 407 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-820659-0.

Reviewed by Carla H. Hay (Department of History, Marquette University) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

The War at Home

The War at Home

Author: 
Ian Atherton
Reviewer: 
Caroline Hibbard

Hibbard on Atherton, 'Ambition and Failure in Stuart England: The Career of John, 1st Viscount Scudamore, 1620-4'

Ian Atherton. Ambition and Failure in Stuart England: The Career of John, 1st Viscount Scudamore, 1620-4. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1999. 300 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7190-5091-6.

Reviewed by Caroline Hibbard (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

Author: 
Simon Schama
Reviewer: 
Bruce P. Lenman

Lenman on Schama, 'A History of Britain: At the Edge of the World? 300 B.C.-1603 A.D.'

Simon Schama. A History of Britain: At the Edge of the World? 300 B.C.-1603 A.D. New York: Hyperion Press, 2000. 416 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7868-6675-5.

Reviewed by Bruce P. Lenman (Department of History, University of St Andrews) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

Author: 
Judith Brown, William Roger Louis, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mary A. Procida

Procida on Brown and Louis, 'The Oxford History of the British Empire, Volume IV: The Twentieth Century'

Judith Brown, William Roger Louis, eds. The Oxford History of the British Empire, Volume IV: The Twentieth Century. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. xxvi + 773 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-820564-7.

Reviewed by Mary A. Procida (Department of History, Temple University) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

Gone With the Winds of Change?

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