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Recent Content

Author: 
Peter C. Kohler
Reviewer: 
Zachary M. Schrag

Schrag on Kohler, 'Capital Transit: Washington's Street Cars, The Final Era 1933-1962'


Peter C. Kohler. Capital Transit: Washington's Street Cars, The Final Era 1933-1962. Colesville, Md.: National Capital Trolley Museum, 2001. 445 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9712936-0-1.

Reviewed by Zachary M. Schrag (Department of History, Columbia University)
Published on H-DC (June, 2002)

Days of Green and Cream

Author: 
William C. Dickinson, Dean A. Herrin, Donald R. Kennon, eds.
Reviewer: 
Zachary M. Schrag

Schrag on Dickinson and Herrin and Kennon, 'Montgomery C. Meigs and the Building of the Nation's Capital'


William C. Dickinson, Dean A. Herrin, Donald R. Kennon, eds. Montgomery C. Meigs and the Building of the Nation's Capital. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2001. xiv + 198 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1397-5; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-1396-8.

Reviewed by Zachary M. Schrag (Columbia University)
Published on H-DC (April, 2002)

The Last of the Engineer-Architects

Author: 
William O. Stoddard
Reviewer: 
Carey M. Roberts

Roberts on Stoddard, 'Inside the White House in War Times: Memoirs and Reports of Lincoln's Secretary'


William O. Stoddard. Inside the White House in War Times: Memoirs and Reports of Lincoln's Secretary. Edited by Michael Burlingame. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2000. xxi + 226 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-9257-4.

Reviewed by Carey M. Roberts (Department of Social Sciences, Arkansas Tech University)
Published on H-DC (April, 2002)

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