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: 
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?

Author: 
Keith Laybourn
Reviewer: 
William D. Muller

Muller on Laybourn, 'A Century of Labour: A History of the Labour Party 1900-2000'

Keith Laybourn. A Century of Labour: A History of the Labour Party 1900-2000. Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 2000. xv + 184 pp. $37.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7509-2305-7.

Reviewed by William D. Muller (Political Science Department, SUNY, Fredonia) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

Labour Party History

Labour Party History

Author: 
Frances A. Underhill
Reviewer: 
Karen K. Jambeck

Jambeck on Underhill, 'For Her Good Estate: The Life of Elizabeth de Burgh'

Frances A. Underhill. For Her Good Estate: The Life of Elizabeth de Burgh. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. 221 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-21355-8.

Reviewed by Karen K. Jambeck (Department of English and Comparative Literature, Western Connecticut State University) Published on H-Albion (May, 2001)

"Good Stewardship and Imaginative Philanthropy" in the Fourteenth Century: The Life of Elizabeth de Burgh

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