2014 Issue

Essays in History, Vol. 48, 2014

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Antisemitism and Catholic Colonial Algeria in the Time of Dreyfus: Recovering the Conspiratorial World of La Croix de l’Algérie et de la Tunisie, 1899 by Robert Issacson (George Washington University)

What Happened to the Keynesian Consensus?: A Historiographical Review by David Shorten (Boston University)

Historiographical Essays:

Coercing Freedom: New Directions in the Historiography of American Religious Liberty by Nicholas Pellegrino (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)

COINdinistas and their Discontents by Brian D’Haeseleer (American University)

Tragedy’s Centenary: The First World War at 100 by Max Walden (Yale University)


Lincoln’s Code: The Laws of War in American History — A Roundtable Review reviewed by Kate Brown and D.H. Dilbeck

Anarchist Modernity: Cooperatism and Japanese-Russian Intellectual Relations in Modern Japan reviewed by Anh Sy Huy Le (University at Buffalo, State University of New York)

Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom at the End of the Civil War reviewed by Madeleine C. Forrest (University of Arkansas)

Beyond Redemption: Race, Violence, and the American South after the Civil War reviewed by Jacob S. Clawson (Auburn University)

California Through Russian Eyes, 1806-1848 reviewed by Alexander Herbert (Indiana University, Bloomington)

Dispossession: Discrimination Against African American Farmers in the Age of Civil Rights reviewed by Keith D. McCall (Rice University)

Freedom’s Frontier: California and the Struggle over Unfree Labor, Emancipation, and Reconstruction reviewed by Adam Q. Stauffer (University of Rochester)

James Madison and the Making of America reviewed by William D. Clift (Florida State University)

Macaulay and Son: Architects of Imperial Britain reviewed by Tao Wei (SUNY at Stony Brook)

Making India: Colonialism, National Culture, and the Afterlife of Indian English Authority reviewed by Rohit Dutta Roy (University of Delhi)

Making Women’s Histories: Beyond National Perspectives reviewed by Thomas Brinkerhoff (University of Pennsylvania)

Marching into Darkness: The Wehrmacht and the Holocaust in Belarus reviewed by Craig Sorvillo (University of Florida)

Native Apostles: Black and Indian Missionaries in the British Atlantic World reviewed by Zachary Wingerd (Baylor University)

River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom reviewed by Lindsay Oden (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)

Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering During the Civil War and Reconstruction reviewed by G. David Schieffler (University of Arkansas)

The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern America reviewed by Peter W. Lee (Drew University)

The Holocaust in Italian Culture: 1944-2010 reviewed by Stephanie De Paola (Fordham University)

The Second Red Scare and the Unmaking of the New Deal Left reviewed by Daniel Platt (Brown University)

The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went To War In 1914 reviewed by Jeffrey Roquen (Lehigh University)

Year Zero: A History of 1945 reviewed by Nate Sullivan (University of Nebraska at Kearney)


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