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United States

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Book Reviews & Essays

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English


Episodes

Review of: The Russo-Ukrainian War: The Return of History, by Serhii Plokhy

2/18/2024
Review of: The Russo-Ukrainian War: The Return of History, by Serhii Plokhy Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:13:35

Review of: Ota Benga: The Pygmy in the Zoo, by Phillips Verner Bradford & Harvey Blume

1/28/2024
Review of: Ota Benga: The Pygmy in the Zoo, by Phillips Verner Bradford & Harvey Blume Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:10:21

Review of: The Children of Athena: Greek Intellectuals in the Age of Rome: 150 BC-400 AD, by Charles Freeman

1/16/2024
Review of: The Children of Athena: Greek Intellectuals in the Age of Rome: 150 BC-400 AD, by Charles Freeman Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:09:46

Review of: The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America, by Timothy Snyder

1/11/2024
Review of: The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America, by Timothy Snyder Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:16:45

Review of: Charlie Chaplin vs. America: When Art, Sex, and Politics Collided, by Scott Eyman

12/19/2023
Review of: Charlie Chaplin vs. America: When Art, Sex, and Politics Collided, by Scott Eyman Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:14:20

Review of: The Calculus of Violence: How Americans Fought the Civil War, by Aaron Sheehan-Dean

11/30/2023
Review of: The Calculus of Violence: How Americans Fought the Civil War, by Aaron Sheehan-Dean Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:15:41

Review of: President Garfield: From Radical to Unifier, by C.W. Goodyear

10/24/2023
Review of: President Garfield: From Radical to Unifier, by C.W. Goodyear Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:14:19

Review of: Scars on the Land: An Environmental History of Slavery in the American South, by David Silkenat

8/30/2023
Review of: Scars on the Land: An Environmental History of Slavery in the American South, by David Silkenat Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:14:48

Review of: Harpers Ferry Under Fire: A Border Town in the American Civil War, by Dennis E. Frye

8/20/2023
Review of: Harpers Ferry Under Fire: A Border Town in the American Civil War, by Dennis E. Frye Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:09:09

Review of: The Making of the African Queen: Or How I went to Africa With Bogart, Bacall and Huston and almost lost my mind, by Katharine Hepburn

8/12/2023
Review of: The Making of the African Queen: Or How I went to Africa With Bogart, Bacall and Huston and almost lost my mind, by Katharine Hepburn Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:09:34

Review of: The Battle of Negro Fort: The Rise and Fall of a Fugitive Slave Community, by Matthew J. Clavin

8/6/2023
Review of: The Battle of Negro Fort: The Rise and Fall of a Fugitive Slave Community, by Matthew J. Clavin Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:06:29

Review of: Saving Yellowstone: Exploration and Preservation in Reconstruction America, by Megan Kate Nelson

7/29/2023
Review of: Saving Yellowstone: Exploration and Preservation in Reconstruction America, by Megan Kate Nelson Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:08:49

Review of: Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom, by Catherine Clinton

7/16/2023
Review of: Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom, by Catherine Clinton Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:09:51

Review of: The Failed Promise: Reconstruction, Frederick Douglass, and the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, by Robert S. Levine

7/5/2023
Review of: The Failed Promise: Reconstruction, Frederick Douglass, and the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, by Robert S. Levine Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:11:29

Review of: Love & Duty: Confederate Widows and the Emotional Politics of Loss, by Angela Esco Elder

5/21/2023
Review of: Love & Duty: Confederate Widows and the Emotional Politics of Loss, by Angela Esco Elder Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:11:45

Review of: Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth, by Kevin M. Levin

5/11/2023
Review of: Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth, by Kevin M. Levin Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:11:50

Review of: Wrestling With His Angel:The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1856, & All the Powers of Earth:The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. III, 1856-1860,by Sidney Blumenthal

4/15/2023
Review of: Wrestling With His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1856, and All the Powers of Earth: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. III, 1856-1860, by Sidney Blumenthal Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:10:53

Review of: The Patriarchs: The Origins of Inequality, by Angela Saini

2/28/2023
Review of: The Patriarchs: The Origins of Inequality, by Angela Saini Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:11:50

Review of: Yippie Girl: Exploits in Protest and Defeating the FBI, by Judy Gumbo

2/12/2023
Review of: Yippie Girl: Exploits in Protest and Defeating the FBI, by Judy Gumbo Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:10:07

Review of: The Reopening of the Western Mind: The Resurgence of Intellectual Life from the End of Antiquity to the Dawn of the Enlightenment, by Charles Freeman

2/7/2023
Review of: The Reopening of the Western Mind: The Resurgence of Intellectual Life from the End of Antiquity to the Dawn of the Enlightenment, by Charles Freeman Reviewed by Stan Prager, Regarp Book Blog

Duration:00:12:57