SHGAPE Reviews


reviews2As part of its mission to foster the scholarly discussion of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era online, H-SHGAPE commissions volunteer reviewers to review works deemed important to the study of the period.

Authors, publishers, and list readers are invited to send book announcements and suggestions for reviews to Julia Irwin, University of South Florida, and K. Stephen Prince, University of South Florida, H-SHGAPE Reviews Editors. The H-SHGAPE editors periodically screen titles for review.

Individuals interested in reviewing for H-SHGAPE should also contact Julia Irwin and K. Stephen Prince.

All reviews written for H-SHGAPE must conform with the guidelines of H-NET Reviews.

Latest Reviews

Reviewer: Andreas StegmannTitle: Protestantismus – Antijudaismus – Antisemitismus. Konvergenzen und Konfrontationen in ihren KontextenAuthor: [...]
Wed, Dec 14, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Author: Peter KnightReviewer: Jennifer M. BlackPeter Knight. Reading the Market: Genres of Financial Capitalism in Gilded Age America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. 336 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2060-8. Reviewed by Jennifer M. Black (Misericordia University)Published on H-SHGAPE (November, 2016)Commissioned by Jay W. Driskell [...]
Tue, Nov 08, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Author: Carol Nackenoff, Julie Novkov, eds.Reviewer: Matthew C. ShermanCarol Nackenoff, Julie Novkov, eds. Statebuilding from the Margins: Between Reconstruction and the New Deal. American Governance: Politics, Policy, and Public Law Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. 320 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4571-4. Reviewed by Matthew C. Sherman (Institute for Political History )Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2016)Commissioned by Julia Irwin [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Author: Courtney Q. ShahReviewer: Karen RossCourtney Q. Shah. Sex Ed, Segregated: The Quest for Sexual Knowledge in Progressive-Era America. Gender and Race in American History Series. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2015. 228 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58046-535-9. Reviewed by Karen Ross (Troy University)Published on H-SHGAPE (June, 2016)Commissioned by Julia Irwin Progressives, Power, and Sex Education [...]
Thu, Jun 16, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Author: Daniel E. Bender, Jana K. Lipman, eds.Reviewer: April MerleauxDaniel E. Bender, Jana K. Lipman, eds. Making the Empire Work: Labor and United States Imperialism. Culture, Labor, History Series. New York: New York University Press, 2015. 384 pp. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-7125-4; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4798-5622-0. Reviewed by April Merleaux (Florida International University)Published on H-SHGAPE (June, 2016)Commissioned by Julia Irwin Labor, Power, and US Expansionism [...]
Mon, Jun 06, 2016, Continue reading at the source
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