New book announcement - Technologies of the Human Corpse (MIT Press 2020)

Technologies of the Human Corpse

The relationship of the dead body with technology through history, from nineteenth-century embalming machines to the death-prevention technologies of today.

https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/technologies-human-corpse

Summary

The relationship of the dead body with technology through history, from nineteenth-century embalming machines to the death-prevention technologies of today.

Re: Klehr: review of A Good American Family: The Red Scare and My Father by David Maraniss

For an alternative perspective on Harvey Klehr's excellent review of "A Good American Family", see Victor Grossman's “How Could They?” Why Some Americans Were Drawn to the Communist Party in the 1940s. https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/07/23/how-could-they-why-some-american.... It is clear the historiographical gulf over American communism remains as wide as ever.

NEW BOOK: In the Crook of the Rock: Jewish Refuge in a World Gone Mad — The Chaya Leah Walkin Story

POSTED TO H-ANTISEMITISM and H-HOLOCAUST

 

Academic Studies Press is pleased to announce the publication of In the Crook of the Rock: Jewish Refuge in a World Gone Mad — The Chaya Leah Walkin Story by Vera Schwarcz.

 

NEW BOOK: In the Crook of the Rock: Jewish Refuge in a World Gone Mad — The Chaya Leah Walkin Story

POSTED TO H-ANTISEMITISM and H-HOLOCAUST

 

Academic Studies Press is pleased to announce the publication of In the Crook of the Rock: Jewish Refuge in a World Gone Mad — The Chaya Leah Walkin Story by Vera Schwarcz.

 

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