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The Journal of American History reviews Interpreting American History: The New South

Jul 11th, 2019 | Filed as: News

The Journal of American History reviews Interpreting American History: The New South, edited by James S. Humphreys.
From their March 2019 issue:

“This collection provides a comprehensive and lucid overview of the historical and intellectual literature associated with the group of Americans known as southerners.”
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Audio: Lincoln Mitchell talks about Baseball Goes West on Marty Lurie Podcast

Jul 9th, 2019 | Filed as: News

Marty talks with author Lincoln A. Mitchell about his new book – Baseball Goes West: The Dodgers, the Giants, and the Shaping of the Major Leagues. Well worth the listen.
Marty Lurie Podcast

 


Zoar author Kathleen Fernandez interviewed by CantonRep.com

Jul 9th, 2019 | Filed as: News

Don’t miss this great interview with Zoar author Kathleen Fernandez by CantonRep.com.
“Former Zoar historical site manager Kathleen M. Fernandez knew there was a need for an in-depth history of the Separatist communal society long before she penned her new book, Zoar: The Story Of An Intentional Community.
Despite the Zoar Society of Separatists’ relatively lengthy existence [...]

 


Civil War Book Review looks at Penitentiaries, Punishment, and Military Prisons

Jul 8th, 2019 | Filed as: News

The Spring 2019 issue of Civil War Book Review looks at Angela Zombek’s Penitentiaries, Punishment, and Military Prisons: Familiar Responses to an Extraordinary Crisis during the American Civil War.
“A powerfully researched comparative study of prisons and punishment in mid-nineteenth century America.”
The full article can be found here.

 


Civil War Book Review looks at “The Most Complete Political Machine Ever Known”: The North’s Union Leagues in the American Civil War

Jul 8th, 2019 | Filed as: News

The Spring 2019 issue of Civil War Book Review has a great write-up of Paul Taylor’s “The Most Complete Political Machine Ever Known”: The North’s Union Leagues in the American Civil War.
“In twelve well-designed, masterfully researched, and accessibly written chapters that trace the Union League movement from its antebellum antecedents to its various Reconstruction Era iterations, Paul [...]

 


Q&A with Diploma Mill author David A. Johnson on The History Author Show

Jul 8th, 2019 | Filed as: News

The History Author Show welcomes author David Alan Johnson for a Q&A on his latest book of Diploma Mill: The Rise and Fall of Dr. John Buchanan.
John Buchanan and the Eclectic Medical College represented an acute embarrassment to medicine as a fledgling profession and medical education at a time when medicine was just on the [...]

 


Zoar author Kathleen Fernandez interviewed by Times Reporter online

Jul 2nd, 2019 | Filed as: News

Kathleen Fernandez speaks to the Times Reporter about her new book Zoar: The Story of an Intentional Community.
“Her book tells the story of how a group of German religious dissenters immigrated to Ohio in 1817. Settling in Tuscarawas County, they established the communal Society of Separatists at Zoar. The society lasted until 1898, when it was [...]

 


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