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H-CivWar Author Interviews

Author Interview--Shannon Bontrager (Death at the Edges of Empire) Part 1

Hello H-CivWar Readers:

Today we feature Shannon Bontrager to talk about his book, Death at the Edges of Empire: Fallen Soldiers, Cultural Memory, and the Making of an American Nation, 1863-1921, published by the University of Nebraska Press in February 2020.

Shannon Bontrager is a Professor of History at Georgia Highlands College in Cartersville, Georgia. He received his Ph.D. from Georgia State University in 2011. 

From the Web

From the Web: The Multigraph Collective and Interacting with Print

In the latest Perspectives on History, editor Allison Miller tells the fascinating story of the Multigraph Collective, a group of 22 book historians and print scholars from Canada, the US, and the UK interested in the materiality and interactivity of reading who employed a radical form of electronic collaboration to produce the jointly composed and edited "multigraph,"


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Recent Reviews

Marie S. Molloy
Marcella Schute

Schute on Molloy, 'Single, White, Slaveholding Women in the Nineteenth-Century American South'

Marie S. Molloy. Single, White, Slaveholding Women in the Nineteenth-Century American South. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2018. x + 228 pp. $39.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61117-870-8.

Reviewed by Marcella Schute (Leiden University) Published on H-Slavery (December, 2021) Commissioned by Andrew J. Kettler (University of California, Los Angeles)