Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of August 4 - 10, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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Recent Calls for Papers

REMINDER - 2018 ACHS Heritage Across Borders Conference - Call for Session Proposals DEADLINE 31st MARCH 2017

Call for Session Proposals - Heritage Across Borders

Association of Critical Heritage Studies, 4th Biennial Conference

1- 6th September, 2018, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

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Author: 
Paula Marantz Cohen
Reviewer: 
Leonard J. Leff

Leff on Cohen, 'Alfred Hitchcock: The Legacy of Victorianism'


Paula Marantz Cohen. Alfred Hitchcock: The Legacy of Victorianism. Lexington, Ky.: University Press of Kentucky, 1995. 198 pp. + 8 pp. of plates. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1930-4.

Reviewed by Leonard J. Leff (Oklahoma State University)
Published on H-PCAACA (November, 1995)

Author: 
Marc Leeds
Reviewer: 
Jonathan S. Epstein

Epstein on Leeds, 'The Vonnegut Encyclopedia: An Authorized Compendium'


Marc Leeds. The Vonnegut Encyclopedia: An Authorized Compendium. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995. xvi + 693 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29230-9.

Reviewed by Jonathan S. Epstein (Wake Forest University)
Published on H-PCAACA (November, 1995)

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Author: 
Mark C. Carnes
Reviewer: 
Steven Mintz

Mintz on Carnes, 'Past Imperfect: History According to the Movies (A Henry Holt Reference Book)'


Mark C. Carnes. Past Imperfect: History According to the Movies (A Henry Holt Reference Book). New York: H. Holt, 1995. . $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8050-3759-3; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8050-3760-9.

Reviewed by Steven Mintz (University of Houston)
Published on H-Film (November, 1995)

Author: 
John Wolffe
Reviewer: 
David S. Nash

Nash on Wolffe, 'God and Greater Britain: Religion and National Life in Britain and Ireland, 1843-1945'


John Wolffe. God and Greater Britain: Religion and National Life in Britain and Ireland, 1843-1945. London and New York: Routledge, 1994. xii + 324 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-03570-5.

Reviewed by David S. Nash (Oxford Brookes University)
Published on H-Albion (November, 1995)

Author: 
Paul Binski
Reviewer: 
Eileen Moore

Moore on Binski, 'Westminister Abbey and the Plantagenets: Kingship and the Representation of Power, 1200-1400'


Paul Binski. Westminister Abbey and the Plantagenets: Kingship and the Representation of Power, 1200-1400. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1995. viii + 241 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-05980-9.

Reviewed by Eileen Moore (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Published on H-Albion (November, 1995)

Author: 
Sue Sheridan Walker, ed.
Reviewer: 
Sharon D. Michalove

Michalove on Walker, 'Wife and Widow in Medieval England'


Sue Sheridan Walker, ed. Wife and Widow in Medieval England. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1993. x + 221 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-10415-4.

Reviewed by Sharon D. Michalove (University of Illinois)
Published on H-Albion (November, 1995)

Author: 
Thomas H. O'Connor
Reviewer: 
J. Charles Swift

Swift on O'Connor, 'Building A New Boston: Politics and Urban Renewal, 1950-1970'


Thomas H. O'Connor. Building A New Boston: Politics and Urban Renewal, 1950-1970. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1995. . $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55553-246-8.

Reviewed by J. Charles Swift (University of Delaware)
Published on H-Urban (November, 1995)

Author: 
Bak Rasmussen, Ane Marie
Reviewer: 
John Plank

Plank on Rasmussen and Marie, 'A History of the Quaker Movement in Africa'


Bak Rasmussen, Ane Marie. A History of the Quaker Movement in Africa. London and New York: British Academic Press, 1994. xvii & 168 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85043-904-2.

Reviewed by John Plank (Professor Emeritus, University of Connecticut)
Published on H-Africa (November, 1995)

Author: 
Richard Biernacki
Reviewer: 
Eric D. Weitz

Weitz on Biernacki, 'The Fabrication of Labor: Germany and Britain, 1640-1914 (Studies on the History of Society and Culture, Vol 22)'


Richard Biernacki. The Fabrication of Labor: Germany and Britain, 1640-1914 (Studies on the History of Society and Culture, Vol 22). Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. . $58.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08491-9.

Reviewed by Eric D. Weitz (St. Olaf College)
Published on H-German (November, 1995)

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