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Author: 
Laurel Brake, Bill Bell, David Finkelstein, eds.
Reviewer: 
Eugenia M. Palmegiano

Palmegiano on Brake and Bell and Finkelstein, 'Nineteenth-Century Media and the Construction of Identities'


Laurel Brake, Bill Bell, David Finkelstein, eds. Nineteenth-Century Media and the Construction of Identities. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2000. 408 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-333-68151-0; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-23215-3.

Reviewed by Eugenia M. Palmegiano (St. Peter's College)
Published on Jhistory (July, 2006)

Author: 
Samuel Hynes, ed.
Reviewer: 
Maurine Beasley

Beasley on Hynes, 'Reporting World War II: American Journalism, 1938-1946'


Samuel Hynes, ed. Reporting World War II: American Journalism, 1938-1946. New York: Library of America, 2001. 875 pp. $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-931082-05-1.

Reviewed by Maurine Beasley (University of Maryland-College Park)
Published on Jhistory (July, 2006)

Author: 
Fred Fedler
Reviewer: 
John Harris

Harris on Fedler, 'Lessons from the Past: Journalists' Lives and Work, 1850-1950'


Fred Fedler. Lessons from the Past: Journalists' Lives and Work, 1850-1950. Prospect Heights: Waveland Press, 2000. xiv + 250 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57766-067-5.

Reviewed by John Harris (Department of Journalism, Western Washington University)
Published on Jhistory (September, 2004)

Author: 
Rosemary T. Van Arsdel
Reviewer: 
Donna Harrington-Lueker

Harrington-Lueker on Arsdel, 'Florence Fenwick Miller: Victorian Feminist, Journalist and Educator'


Rosemary T. Van Arsdel. Florence Fenwick Miller: Victorian Feminist, Journalist and Educator. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001. xvi + 249 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-0331-3.

Reviewed by Donna Harrington-Lueker (Department of English, Salve Regina University)
Published on Jhistory (August, 2004)

Author: 
Lauren Rabinovitz, Abraham Geil, eds.
Reviewer: 
Duncan Koerber

Koerber on Rabinovitz and Geil, 'Memory Bytes: History, Technology, and Digital Culture'


Lauren Rabinovitz, Abraham Geil, eds. Memory Bytes: History, Technology, and Digital Culture. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. 344 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-3228-2; $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-3241-1.

Reviewed by Duncan Koerber (Communication and Culture Program, York University)
Published on Jhistory (August, 2004)

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