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Book Reviews & Essays

Location:

United States

Description:

Book Reviews & Essays

Language:

English


Episodes

Review of Liar Temptress Soldier Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War, by Karen Abbott

12/31/2020
Review of Liar Temptress Soldier Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War, by Karen Abbott

Duration:00:07:57

Review of The Etruscans: Lost Civilizations, by Lucy Shipley

11/22/2020
Review of The Etruscans: Lost Civilizations, by Lucy Shipley

Duration:00:10:14

Review of Reaganland: America’s Right Turn 1976-1980, by Rick Perlstein

10/31/2020
Review of Reaganland: America’s Right Turn 1976-1980, by Rick Perlstein

Duration:00:17:29

Review of The Awakening: A History of the Western Mind AD 500-1700, by Charles Freeman

9/20/2020
Review of The Awakening: A History of the Western Mind AD 500-1700, by Charles Freeman

Duration:00:13:52

Review of Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood, by Karina Longworth

8/3/2020
Review of Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood, by Karina Longworth

Duration:00:07:49

Review of Pox Americana: The Great Smallpox Epidemic of 1775-82, by Elizabeth A. Fenn

7/9/2020
Review of Pox Americana: The Great Smallpox Epidemic of 1775-82, by Elizabeth A. Fenn

Duration:00:12:06

Review of Thomas Jefferson’s Education, by Alan Taylor

6/9/2020
Review of Thomas Jefferson’s Education, by Alan Taylor

Duration:00:13:56

Review of Imagine John Yoko, by John & Yoko Lennon

5/1/2020
Review of Imagine John Yoko, by John & Yoko Lennon

Duration:00:09:22

Review of At the Heart of the White Rose: Letters and Diaries of Hans and Sophie Scholl, edited by Inge Jens

4/21/2020
Review of At the Heart of the White Rose: Letters and Diaries of Hans and Sophie Scholl, edited by Inge Jens

Duration:00:09:50

Review of The Phantom Atlas: The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps, by Edward Brooke-Hitching

4/18/2020
Review of The Phantom Atlas: The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps, by Edward Brooke-Hitching

Duration:00:03:29

Review of Korea: Where the American Century Began, by Michael Pembroke

4/8/2020
Review of Korea: Where the American Century Began, by Michael Pembroke

Duration:00:06:16

Review of Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing, by Robert A. Caro

4/4/2020
Review of Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing, by Robert A. Caro

Duration:00:06:17

Review of The Last Founding Father: James Monroe and a Nation’s Call to Greatness, by Harlow Giles Unger

4/3/2020
Review of The Last Founding Father: James Monroe and a Nation’s Call to Greatness, by Harlow Giles Unger

Duration:00:09:26

Review of: America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History, by Andrew J. Bacevich

3/30/2020
Review of: America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History, by Andrew J. Bacevich

Duration:00:10:48

Review of: "The Bank War and the Partisan Press: Newspapers, Financial Institutions, and the Post Office in Jacksonian America," by Stephen W. Campbell

3/1/2020
Review of: "The Bank War and the Partisan Press: Newspapers, Financial Institutions, and the Post Office in Jacksonian America," by Stephen W. Campbell

Duration:00:07:16

Review of: "Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps," by Amy Murrell Taylor

2/1/2020
Review of: "Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps," by Amy Murrell Taylor

Duration:00:09:02

Review of: "Napoleon: A Life" by Adam Zamoyski

11/14/2019
Review of: "Napoleon: A Life" by Adam Zamoyski [CORRECTION: the podcast version of this review misidentifies the location of Napoleon’s death. Napoleon died on a remote island in the South Atlantic. The written text has been corrected.]

Duration:00:05:24

Review of: "The Land Shall be Deluged in Blood: A New History of the Nat Turner Revolt" by Patrick H. Breen

10/14/2019
Review of: "The Land Shall be Deluged in Blood: A New History of the Nat Turner Revolt" by Patrick H. Breen

Duration:00:12:29

Review of: "Hero of the Empire" by Candice Millard

10/6/2019
Review of: "Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape and the Making of Winston Churchill," by Candice Millard

Duration:00:05:35

Review of: "The War for the Common Soldier" by Peter S. Carmichael

10/6/2019
Review of: "The War for the Common Soldier: How Men Thought, Fought and Survived in Civil War Armies," by Peter S. Carmichael

Duration:00:07:15