Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of May 12 - 18, 2017

Recent Calls for Papers

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Recent Items For Scholars

Re: Query: Horses in the Civil War

From: Christopher Morris <morris@uta.edu>
Date: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 at 10:35 AM

Although the book doesn't focus on horses specifically, they are throughout Yael Sternhell's Routes of War: The World of Movement in the Confederate South.

Christopher Morris
Professor of History
Department of History, Box 19529
The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019

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Author: 
James West Davidson, William F. Gienapp, Christine Leigh Heyrman, Mark Lytle, Michael B. Stoff
Reviewer: 
Rusty L. Monhollon

Monhollon on Davidson and Gienapp and Heyrman and Lytle and Stoff, 'Nation of Nations: A Concise Narrative of the American Republic'


James West Davidson, William F. Gienapp, Christine Leigh Heyrman, Mark Lytle, Michael B. Stoff. Nation of Nations: A Concise Narrative of the American Republic. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 1999. xxxii + 955 pp. $40.91 (paper), ISBN 978-0-07-250279-4.

Reviewed by Rusty L. Monhollon (Department of History, University of Missouri at Columbia)
Published on H-Survey (January, 2000)

Author: 
Regine Thiriez
Reviewer: 
Steven A. Leibo

Leibo on Thiriez, 'Barbarian Lens: Western Photographers of the Qianlong Emperor's European Palaces'


Regine Thiriez. Barbarian Lens: Western Photographers of the Qianlong Emperor's European Palaces. Amsterdam: Gordon and Breach Publishers, 1998. xxiii + 191 pp. $68.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-5700-519-0.

Reviewed by Steven A. Leibo (The Sage Colleges and State University of New York-Albany)
Published on H-Asia (January, 2000)

Author: 
Kermit Carlyle Parsons, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tridib Banerjee

Banerjee on Parsons, 'The Writings of Clarence Stein: Architect of the Planned Community'


Kermit Carlyle Parsons, ed. The Writings of Clarence Stein: Architect of the Planned Community. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998. xxxiv + 717 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5756-0.

Reviewed by Tridib Banerjee (School of Policy, Planning, and Development, University of Southern California)
Published on H-Urban (January, 2000)

Author: 
Dale H. Porter
Reviewer: 
Denis Bocquet

Bocquet on Porter, 'The Thames Embankment. Environment, Technology and Society in Victorian London'


Dale H. Porter. The Thames Embankment. Environment, Technology and Society in Victorian London. Akron, Oh: University of Akron Press, 1998. xvi + 319 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-884836-29-9; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-884836-28-2.

Reviewed by Denis Bocquet (Maison Mediterraneenne des Sciences de l'Homme, UMR Telemme, Universite de Provence, Aix-Marseille I)
Published on H-Urban (January, 2000)

Author: 
David M. Henkin
Reviewer: 
Thorin R. Tritter

Tritter on Henkin, 'City Reading: Written Words and Public Spaces in Antebellum New York'


David M. Henkin. City Reading: Written Words and Public Spaces in Antebellum New York. New York: Columbia University Press, 1998. xv + 242 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-10745-7; $83.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-10744-0.

Reviewed by Thorin R. Tritter (Department of History, Columbia University)
Published on H-Urban (January, 2000)

Author: 
Peter C. Baldwin
Reviewer: 
Michael Kahan

Kahan on Baldwin, 'Domesticating the Street: The Reform of Public Space in Hartford, 1850-1930'


Peter C. Baldwin. Domesticating the Street: The Reform of Public Space in Hartford, 1850-1930. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1999. ix + 360 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8142-5026-6; $55.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-0824-3.

Reviewed by Michael Kahan (Department of History, University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-Urban (January, 2000)

Author: 
Wesley Phillips Newton
Reviewer: 
Roger W. Lotchin

Lotchin on Newton, 'Montgomery in the Good War: Portrait of a Southern City, 1939-1946'


Wesley Phillips Newton. Montgomery in the Good War: Portrait of a Southern City, 1939-1946. Tuscaloosa and London: University of Alabama Press, 2000. xxix + 321 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1043-1.

Reviewed by Roger W. Lotchin (Department of History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Published on H-Urban (January, 2000)

Author: 
Patricia Levy
Reviewer: 
Mark Sedgwick

Sedgwick on Levy, 'Sudan'


Patricia Levy. Sudan. New York and London: Marshall Cavendish, 1997. 128 pp. $35.64 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7614-0284-8.

Reviewed by Mark Sedgwick (Department of English & Comparative Literature, American University in Cairo)
Published on H-AfrTeach (January, 2000)

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