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Recent Content

Author: 
Damon V. Coletta
Reviewer: 
Jason Krupar

Krupar on Coletta, 'Courting Science: Securing the Foundation for a Second American Century'

Damon V. Coletta. Courting Science: Securing the Foundation for a Second American Century. Social Security Studies Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. 248 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9894-5; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9893-8.

Reviewed by Jason Krupar (University of Cincinnati) Published on H-FedHist (July, 2017) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

Author: 
Jodi Kanter
Reviewer: 
Mindy Farmer

Farmer on Kanter, 'Presidential Libraries as Performance: Curating American Character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush'

Jodi Kanter. Presidential Libraries as Performance: Curating American Character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2016. 198 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8093-3520-6.

Reviewed by Mindy Farmer (Kent State University and May 4 Museum) Published on H-FedHist (June, 2017) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

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