H-POL is dedicated to enhancing scholarly communication on the history of politics, with a special interest in the history of politics in the United States.

Recent Content

Author: 
Doris Stevens
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Harrison

Harrison on Stevens, 'Jailed for Freedom: American Women Win the Vote'

Doris Stevens. Jailed for Freedom: American Women Win the Vote. Troutdale, Ore.: NewSage Press, 1995. 220 pp. $12.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-939165-25-4.

Reviewed by Cynthia Harrison (George Washington University) Published on H-Pol (September, 1997)

Consent of the Governed

Author: 
Douglas L. Koopman
Reviewer: 
Paul Gardner

Gardner on Koopman, 'Hostile Takeover: The House Republican Party, 1980-1995'

Douglas L. Koopman. Hostile Takeover: The House Republican Party, 1980-1995. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1996. viii + 181 pp. $52.50 (cloth), $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8168-6.

Reviewed by Paul Gardner (Luther College) Published on H-Pol (September, 1997)

House GOP Factions

Author: 
Thomas J. Weko
Reviewer: 
Douglas J. Hoekstra

Hoekstra on Weko, 'The Politicizing Presidency: The White House Personnel Office, 1948-1994'

Thomas J. Weko. The Politicizing Presidency: The White House Personnel Office, 1948-1994. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1995. xi + 224 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-0696-2; $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0695-5.

Reviewed by Douglas J. Hoekstra (Michigan State University) Published on H-Pol (September, 1997)

Centralized Power and the Modern Presidency

Author: 
Stanley I. Kutler, ed.
Reviewer: 
William Garriott

Garriott on Kutler, 'Watergate: The Fall of Richard M. Nixon'

Stanley I. Kutler, ed. Watergate: The Fall of Richard M. Nixon. St. James, N.Y.: Brandywine Press, 1996. xxi + 229 pp. $16.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-881089-30-8.

Reviewed by William Garriott (Centre College) Published on H-Pol (August, 1997)

A Watergate Anthology

Author: 
William McKee Evans
Reviewer: 
Douglas Deal

Deal on Evans, 'Ballots and Fence Rails: Reconstruction on the Lower Cape Fear'

William McKee Evans. Ballots and Fence Rails: Reconstruction on the Lower Cape Fear. Athens and London: University of Georgia Press, 1995. xx + 314 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-1731-1.

Reviewed by Douglas Deal (SUNY-Oswego) Published on H-Pol (August, 1997)

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