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: 
Joseph M. Levine
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Scott

Scott on Levine, 'Between the Ancients and the Moderns: Baroque Culture in Restoration England'

Joseph M. Levine. Between the Ancients and the Moderns: Baroque Culture in Restoration England. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. 279 pp. + xiv. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-07914-2.

Reviewed by Jonathan Scott (Downing College, Cambridge ) Published on H-Albion (September, 2000)

Restoration culture

Restoration culture

Author: 
Paul E. J. Hammer
Reviewer: 
F. J. Levy

Levy on Hammer, 'The Polarisation of Elizabethan Politics. The Political Career of Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, 1585-1597'

Paul E. J. Hammer. The Polarisation of Elizabethan Politics. The Political Career of Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, 1585-1597. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. xviii + 446 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-43485-0.

Reviewed by F. J. Levy (Department of History, University of Washington) Published on H-Albion (September, 2000)

Author: 
John Stuart Shaw
Reviewer: 
Emma V. Macleod

Macleod on Shaw, 'The Political History of Eighteenth-Century Scotland'

John Stuart Shaw. The Political History of Eighteenth-Century Scotland. New York and Basingstoke, UK: St. Martin's Press, 1999. vii + 151 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-333-59586-2.

Reviewed by Emma V. Macleod (Department of History, University of Stirling) Published on H-Albion (September, 2000)

The Coming of Age of Eighteenth-Century Scottish Political History

Author: 
Geoffrey Williams
Reviewer: 
Tom McNeill

McNeill on Williams, 'Stronghold Britain: Four Thousand Years of British Fortification'

Geoffrey Williams. Stronghold Britain: Four Thousand Years of British Fortification. Bath: Sutton Publishing, 1999. 264 + 8 pp. £25.00/$45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7509-1554-0.

Reviewed by Tom McNeill (School of Archaeology & Palaeoecology, Queens's University, Belfast) Published on H-Albion (September, 2000)

Author: 
James Scott Wheeler
Reviewer: 
Martyn Bennett

Bennett on Wheeler, 'Cromwell in Ireland'

James Scott Wheeler. Cromwell in Ireland. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. x + 305 pp. $41.30 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7171-2884-6; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-22550-6.

Reviewed by Martyn Bennett (History Section, Nottingham Trent University) Published on H-Albion (August, 2000)

Oliver's Army

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