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: 
Erica Fudge
Reviewer: 
Barry Reay

Reay on Fudge, 'Perceiving Animals: Humans and Beasts in Early Modern English Culture'

Erica Fudge. Perceiving Animals: Humans and Beasts in Early Modern English Culture. London: Macmillan Press, 2000. x + 232 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-22572-8.

Reviewed by Barry Reay (Department of History, University of Auckland) Published on H-Albion (June, 2000)

Author: 
Anne McLaren
Reviewer: 
Mary Hill Cole

Cole on McLaren, 'Political Culture in the Reign of Elizabeth I: Queen and Commonwealth 1558-1585'

Anne McLaren. Political Culture in the Reign of Elizabeth I: Queen and Commonwealth 1558-1585. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. ix + 272 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-65144-8.

Reviewed by Mary Hill Cole (Department of History, Mary Baldwin College) Published on H-Albion (June, 2000)

The Theory and Practice of Female Monarchy

Author: 
Nicholas Cooper
Reviewer: 
J. F. R. Day

Day on Cooper, 'Houses of the Gentry: 1480-1680'

Nicholas Cooper. Houses of the Gentry: 1480-1680. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2000. xiv + 370 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-07390-4.

Reviewed by J. F. R. Day (Department of English, Troy State University) Published on H-Albion (June, 2000)

Building Nobly: The Development of Gentry Houses in Tudor and StuartEngland

Author: 
Paul A Pickering, Alex Tyrrell
Reviewer: 
Malcolm Chase

Chase on Pickering and Tyrrell, 'The People's Bread: A History of the Anti-Corn Law League'

Paul A Pickering, Alex Tyrrell. The People's Bread: A History of the Anti-Corn Law League. London and New York: Leicester University Press, 2000. x + 304 pp. $82.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7185-0218-8.

Reviewed by Malcolm Chase (School of Continuing Education, University of Leeds) Published on H-Albion (June, 2000)

Rescuing the Anti-Corn Law League from the condescension of posterity

Author: 
Alan Marshall
Reviewer: 
Tim Harris

Harris on Marshall, 'The Strange Death of Edmund Godfrey: Plots and Politics in Restoration London'

Alan Marshall. The Strange Death of Edmund Godfrey: Plots and Politics in Restoration London. Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 1999. xiv + 241 pp. $ 34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7509-2100-8.

Reviewed by Tim Harris (Department of History, Brown University) Published on H-Albion (June, 2000)

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