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: 
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)

Author: 
Paul N. Edwards
Reviewer: 
Bill Olbrich

Olbrich on Edwards, 'The Closed World: Computers and the Politics of Discourse in Cold War America'


Paul N. Edwards. The Closed World: Computers and the Politics of Discourse in Cold War America. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1996. xx + 440 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-262-05051-7; $36.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-262-55028-4.

Reviewed by Bill Olbrich (Washington University)
Published on H-Pol (August, 1997)

Author: 
Paul Berman
Reviewer: 
John Andrew

Andrew on Berman, 'A Tale of Two Utopias: The Political Journey of the Generation of 1968'


Paul Berman. A Tale of Two Utopias: The Political Journey of the Generation of 1968. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1996. 351 pp. $24.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-03927-6.

Reviewed by John Andrew (Franklin & Marshall College)
Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

Recovering Sixties' Spirits

Author: 
Dana R. Villa
Reviewer: 
Darin R. Nesbitt

Nesbitt on Villa, 'Arendt and Heidegger: The Fate of the Political'


Dana R. Villa. Arendt and Heidegger: The Fate of the Political. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996. xv + 329 pp. $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-691-04400-2; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-04401-9.

Reviewed by Darin R. Nesbitt (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

In Search of the Political

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