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.

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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: 
Richard Brookhiser
Reviewer: 
Pat Furlong

Furlong on Brookhiser, 'Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington'

Richard Brookhiser. Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington. New York: Free Press, 1997. 230 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-684-83142-8.

Reviewed by Pat Furlong (Indiana University South Bend) Published on H-Pol (August, 1997)

George Washington Rediscovered

Author: 
Larry J. Griffin, Don H. Doyle, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Lowe

Lowe on Griffin and Doyle, 'The South as an American Problem'

Larry J. Griffin, Don H. Doyle, eds. The South as an American Problem. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1995. ix + 310 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-1752-6; $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-1729-8.

Reviewed by Stephen Lowe (Michigan State University) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

Author: 
Roy Pierce
Reviewer: 
Peggy Anne Phillips

Phillips on Pierce, 'Choosing the Chief: Presidential Elections in France and the United States'

Roy Pierce. Choosing the Chief: Presidential Elections in France and the United States. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1995. xiv + 301 pp. $47.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-10559-5.

Reviewed by Peggy Anne Phillips (University of Miami) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

Author: 
Philip Jenkins
Reviewer: 
David L. Salvaterra

Salvaterra on Jenkins, 'Hoods and Shirts: The Extreme Right in Pennsylvania, 1925-1950'

Philip Jenkins. Hoods and Shirts: The Extreme Right in Pennsylvania, 1925-1950. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. xi + 255 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2316-3.

Reviewed by David L. Salvaterra (Loras College) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

Fluent Patriots

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