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Author: 
Eilish Gregory
Reviewer: 
Christopher P. Gillett

Gillett on Gregory, 'Catholics during the English Revolution, 1642-1660: Politics, Sequestration and Loyalty'

Eilish Gregory. Catholics during the English Revolution, 1642-1660: Politics, Sequestration and Loyalty. Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell & Brewer, 2021. 248 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-594-6.

Reviewed by Christopher P. Gillett (The University of Scranton) Published on H-Albion (November, 2022) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer Polytechnic)

Author: 
Jeffrey Womack
Reviewer: 
Vivien Hamilton

Hamilton on Womack, 'Radiation Evangelists: Technology, Therapy, and Uncertainty at the Turn of the Century'

Jeffrey Womack. Radiation Evangelists: Technology, Therapy, and Uncertainty at the Turn of the Century. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2020. 228 pp. $35.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-8229-8743-7; $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4609-0.

Reviewed by Vivien Hamilton (Harvey Mudd College) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (November, 2022) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

Author: 
Jack Reid
Reviewer: 
Douwe Schipper

Schipper on Reid, 'Roadside Americans: The Rise and Fall of Hitchhiking in a Changing Nation'

Jack Reid. Roadside Americans: The Rise and Fall of Hitchhiking in a Changing Nation. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. Illustrations. 264 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5500-0; $22.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4696-5501-7. 

Author: 
Camelia Dewan
Reviewer: 
Aditya Ramesh

Ramesh on Dewan, 'Misreading the Bengal Delta: Climate Change, Development, and Livelihoods in Coastal Bangladesh'

Camelia Dewan. Misreading the Bengal Delta: Climate Change, Development, and Livelihoods in Coastal Bangladesh. Culture, Place, and Nature Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2021. Illustrations, maps, tables. 254 pp.

Author: 
Kevin M. Lerner
Reviewer: 
Mark Oromaner

Oromaner on Lerner, 'Provoking the Press: (MORE) Magazine and the Crisis of Confidence in American Journalism'

Kevin M. Lerner. Provoking the Press: (MORE) Magazine and the Crisis of Confidence in American Journalism. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2019. 290 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2186-5

Reviewed by Mark Oromaner (Independent Scholar) Published on Jhistory (November, 2022) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

 

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The JHistory list is seeking new and veteran book reviewers.   I have a large number of interesting new titles on a wide range of subjects available for review.  These include traditional journalism history books and some provocative titles on currrent media issues.  If you would like to write a review, please send an email to  me (JHistory book review editor Rob Rabe,  rabe@marshall.edu ).

New Book Review Editor and a Call for Reviewers

Hello, everyone!

If I may introduce myself: I am the new Book Review Editor on H-Rhetor, and I am excited to work with you. I am currently a PhD fellow in the Institute for Writing Studies at St. John's University, focusing on feminist rhetoric and digital feminism.

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