Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of June 16 - 22, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

H-Net Job Guide: jobs posted 29 Feb - 7 Mar

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 29 February 2016 to  7 March 2016.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Sci-Med-Tech.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern ti

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Author: 
W. Robert Wightman, Nancy M. Wightman
Reviewer: 
Guy Gaudreau

Gaudreau on Wightman and Wightman, 'The Land Between: Northwestern Ontario Resource Development, 1800 to the 1990s'


W. Robert Wightman, Nancy M. Wightman. The Land Between: Northwestern Ontario Resource Development, 1800 to the 1990s. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997. 566 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-0937-1.

Reviewed by Guy Gaudreau (Department d'histoire, Universite Laurentienne, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 2C6)
Published on H-Canada (September, 1999)

Author: 
Beverly Boutilier, Alison Prentice, eds.
Reviewer: 
José E. Igartua

Igartua on Boutilier and Prentice, 'Creating Historical Memory: English-Canadian Women and the Work of History'


Beverly Boutilier, Alison Prentice, eds. Creating Historical Memory: English-Canadian Women and the Work of History. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1997. xii + 308pp. $75.00 CDN (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-0640-4.

Reviewed by José E. Igartua (Departement d'histoire, Universite du Quebec a Montreal)
Published on H-Canada (September, 1999)

Author: 
John E. Moser
Reviewer: 
Antoine Capet

Capet on Moser, 'Twisting the Lion's Tail : American Anglophobia between the World Wars'


John E. Moser. Twisting the Lion's Tail : American Anglophobia between the World Wars. New York: New York University Press, 1999. x + 263 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5615-7.

Reviewed by Antoine Capet (Université de Rouen)
Published on H-Diplo (September, 1999)

Author: 
Leonard B. Glick
Reviewer: 
Adam Shear

Shear on Glick, 'Abraham's Heirs: Jews and Christians in Medieval Europe'


Leonard B. Glick. Abraham's Heirs: Jews and Christians in Medieval Europe. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1999. xiv + 323 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8156-2779-1; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-2778-4.

Reviewed by Adam Shear (Department of History, University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-Judaic (September, 1999)

Author: 
Albert Isaac Slomovitz
Reviewer: 
Nathan Abrams

Abrams on Slomovitz, 'The Fighting Rabbis: Jewish Military Chaplains and American History'


Albert Isaac Slomovitz. The Fighting Rabbis: Jewish Military Chaplains and American History. New York and London: New York University Press, 1999. xiii + 171 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-8098-5.

Reviewed by Nathan Abrams (Bangor University)
Published on H-Judaic (September, 1999)

Author: 
Hilda Raz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Charles Fishman

Fishman on Raz, 'The Prairie Schooner Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Writing'


Hilda Raz, ed. The Prairie Schooner Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Writing. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1998. 293 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-8971-0.

Reviewed by Charles Fishman (Distinguished Service Professor of English (emeritus), State University of New York at Farmingdale)
Published on H-Judaic (September, 1999)

Author: 
Charlotte Hempel
Reviewer: 
Hannah K. Harrington

Harrington on Hempel, 'The Laws of the Damascus Document: Sources, Traditions, and Redaction'


Charlotte Hempel. The Laws of the Damascus Document: Sources, Traditions, and Redaction. Leiden, Boston, and Cologne: Brill, 1998. xii + 217 pp. $81.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-11150-9.

Reviewed by Hannah K. Harrington (Professor of Old Testament, Patten College)
Published on H-Judaic (September, 1999)

Author: 
Cynthia A. Kierner
Reviewer: 
Kirsten E. Wood

Wood on Kierner, 'Beyond the Household: Women's Place in the Early South, 1700-1835'


Cynthia A. Kierner. Beyond the Household: Women's Place in the Early South, 1700-1835. Ithaca, N.Y., and London: Cornell University Press, 1998. xii + 295 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3453-2; $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-8462-9.

Reviewed by Kirsten E. Wood (Department of History, Florida International University)
Published on H-SHEAR (September, 1999)

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