Books Books articles brought to you by History News Network. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 2.1.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://new.hnn.us/article/category/100 editor@hnn.us (History News Network) History News Network Review of Robert J. Cook ‘s “Civil War Memories, Contesting the Past Since 1865” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167948 http://hnn.us/article/167948 James Thornton Harris James Thornton Harris 0 Review of Joshua Zeitz’s “Building the Great Society: Inside Lyndon Johnson’s White House” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167894 http://hnn.us/article/167894 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of Jennifer Frost’s “Producer of Controversy: Stanley Kramer, Hollywood Liberalism, and the Cold War” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167875 http://hnn.us/article/167875 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of Richard Aldous' "Schlesinger: The Imperial Historian" (W. W. Norton, 2017) Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167829 http://hnn.us/article/167829 Luther Spoehr Luther Spoehr 0 Review of Scott S. Greenberger’s “The Unexpected President: The Life and Times of Chester A. Arthur” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167765 http://hnn.us/article/167765 Mark Gamin Mark Gamin 0 Review of "Nullification and Secession in Modern Constitutional Thought," edited by Sanford Levinson Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167626 http://hnn.us/article/167626 Daniel Lazare Daniel Lazare 0 Review of Nancy Schoenberger’s “Wayne and Ford: The Films, the Friendship and the Forging of an American Hero” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167555 http://hnn.us/article/167555 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of Paul Starobin's "Madness Rules the Hour: Charleston, 1860 and the Mania for War" (PublicAffairs, 2017) Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167494 http://hnn.us/article/167494 Luther Spoehr Luther Spoehr 0 Review of Liza Mundy’s “Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167482 http://hnn.us/article/167482 Kathryn Smith Kathryn Smith 0 Review of Ron Chernow’s "Grant" Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167256 http://hnn.us/article/167256 John Reeves John Reeves 0 Review of “Trump Revealed: The Definitive Biography of the 45th President” by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167248 http://hnn.us/article/167248 Walter G. Moss Walter G. Moss 0 The Fascinating Story of the Russians Who Spied for the West on Moscow Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167128 http://hnn.us/article/167128 Jefferson Flanders Jefferson Flanders 0 Review of Richard White’s “The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States During Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167127 http://hnn.us/article/167127 James Thornton Harris James Thornton Harris 0 Review of Mark Bowden’s “Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167078 http://hnn.us/article/167078 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of Hillary Clinton’s “What Happened” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/167008 http://hnn.us/article/167008 Kathryn Smith Kathryn Smith 0 Review of “The Soviet-Israeli War 1967-1973: The USSR’s Military Intervention in the Egyptian-Israeli Conflict” by Isabella Ginor and Gideon Remez Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166888 http://hnn.us/article/166888 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of Noam Maggor’s “Brahmin Capitalism: Frontiers of Wealth and Populism in America’s First Gilded Age” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166831 http://hnn.us/article/166831 Daniel Lazare Daniel Lazare 0 Review of Eric Foner’s “Battles for Freedom: The Use and Abuse of American History” Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166787 http://hnn.us/article/166787 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of "The Eighth Wonder of the World: The Life of Houston’s Iconic Astrodome" By Robert C. Trumpbour and Kenneth Womack Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166578 http://hnn.us/article/166578 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Review of Leigh Montville's "Sting Like a Bee: Muhammad Ali vs. the United States of America, 1966-1971" Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:23:32 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/166575 http://hnn.us/article/166575 Luther Spoehr Luther Spoehr 0