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www.common-place.org · VOL. 02 · NO. 03 · April 2002

Talk of the Past
Jill Lepore
Plagiarize this
When history goes bad

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Gems in the Pasture
Pamela H. Sacks
Gems in the Pasture
Breeding animals backwards

Mary Beth Norton
The Refugee's Revenge
The Maine frontier and Salem witchcraft

Sheila O'Hare
Genealogy and History
Finally on the same (Web) page?

Hungry Eye   Joshua Brown
  The Hungry Eye, Episode Four
  Concluding the new work of historical fiction

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Reviews
Joyce E. Chaplin
Habeas Corpus?
Review of A Centre of Wonders: The Body in Early America, Janet Moore Lindman and Michele Lise Tarter, eds.

Jim Egan
Who's the Real Indian?
Review of Writing Indians by Hilary E. Wyss

Matthew Rainbow Hale
Taking it Personally
Review of Affairs of Honor by Joanne B. Freeman

Daniel Richter
The Imperial Virus
Review of Pox Americana by Elizabeth Fenn

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Pastimes
Catherine A. Corman
Venturing Out
Rolling stones and historical moss

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Vox PopCrucible
Rebecca Tannenbaum
Salem Repossessed
The Crucible returns to Broadway

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Ask the author
David W. Blight
Historians and "Memory"
Lasting or trendy?

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Tales from the Vault
Laurie Block
Document by Document
Building the Disability Museum

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The Common School
book
Andrew Newman
Literacy Then and Now
The New England Primer in a twenty-first-century elementary classroom

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Object Lessons
Kirk Davis Swinehart
Indians, Objects, and Revolution
A house story from Mohawk country

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