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Author: 
Carole L. Herrick
Reviewer: 
Dana Stefanelli

Stefanelli on Herrick, 'August 24, 1814: Washington in Flames'

Carole L. Herrick. August 24, 1814: Washington in Flames. Falls Church: Higher Education Publishing, 2005. vi + 250 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-914927-50-1.

Reviewed by Dana Stefanelli (Department of History, University of Virginia) Published on H-DC (March, 2008)

A Terrific Day in Washington History

Author: 
Sarah Luria
Reviewer: 
Stephen Burt

Burt on Luria, 'Capital Speculations: Writing and Building Washington, D.C.'

Sarah Luria. Capital Speculations: Writing and Building Washington, D.C. Becoming Modern: New Nineteenth-Century Studies Series. Durham: University of New Hampshire Press, 2006. 228 pp. $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58465-502-2.

Reviewed by Stephen Burt (Department of English and American Literature and Language, Harvard University) Published on H-DC (January, 2008)

Remembering D.C.'s Futures

Author: 
Lawrence Otis Graham
Reviewer: 
Eric S. Yellin

Yellin on Graham, 'The Senator and the Socialite: The True Story of America's First Black Dynasty'

Lawrence Otis Graham. The Senator and the Socialite: The True Story of America's First Black Dynasty. New York: HarperCollins, 2006. xxiv + 455 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-06-018412-4; $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-06-098513-4.

Reviewed by Eric S. Yellin (Department of History, University of Richmond) Published on H-DC (October, 2007)

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