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Author: 
Joel Achenbach
Reviewer: 
Kenneth R. Bowling

Bowling on Achenbach, 'The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac and the Race to the West'

Joel Achenbach. The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac and the Race to the West. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2004. 384 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-684-84857-0; $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7432-6300-9.

Reviewed by Kenneth R. Bowling (First Federal Congress Project, George Washington University) Published on H-DC (January, 2005)

Author: 
Kip Lornell, Charles C. Stephenson Jr
Reviewer: 
M. Montgomery Wolf

Wolf on Andersen and Jenkins, 'Dance of Days: Two Decades of Punk in the Nation's Capital' and Lornell and Jr, 'The Beat: Go-Go's Fusion of Funk and Hip-Hop'

Mark Andersen, Mark Jenkins. Dance of Days: Two Decades of Punk in the Nation's Capital. New York: Akashic Press, 2003. xviii + 437 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-888451-44-3.Kip Lornell, Charles C. Stephenson Jr. The Beat: Go-Go's Fusion of Funk and Hip-Hop. New York: Watson-Guptill, 2001. xii + 260 pp.

Author: 
Jennifer Fleischner
Reviewer: 
Matthew Pinsker

Pinsker on Fleischner, 'Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Keckly: The Remarkable Story of the Friendship between a First Lady and a Former Slave'

Jennifer Fleischner. Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Keckly: The Remarkable Story of the Friendship between a First Lady and a Former Slave. New York: Broadway Books, 2003. 372 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7679-0258-8; $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7679-0259-5.

Reviewed by Matthew Pinsker (Endowed Chair in American Civil War History, Dickinson College) Published on H-DC (May, 2004)

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