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EXTRA ISSUE: VOL. 12 · NO. 04.5 · September 2012

Poetic Research Department
Paul Legault
from The Emily Dickinson Reader

Josh Brown
Ithaca
A graphic novel in several parts

Marcy J. Dinius
Fakebooks
Lara Langer Cohen, The Fabrication of American Literature

 

Alison Games
Legal Cultures of Early America
Elaine Forman Crane, Witches, Wife Beaters, & Whores

Samuel Graber
Containing Multitudes: The Biography of a Book
David S. Reynolds, Mightier than the Sword

John Lardas Modern
White light (goin' messin' up my mind)
Charles Colbert, Haunted Visions: Spiritualism and American Art.

Julia A. Sienkewicz
Reconsidering Identity in the Early American Republic
Kariann Akemi Yokota, Unbecoming British


www.common-place.org · VOL. 12 · NO. 04 · July 2012

INTERNATIONALIZING AMERICAN HISTORY

Features

image Matthew Karp
Arsenal of Empire
Southern Slaveholders and the U.S. Military in the 1850s

imageKevin D. Murphy
Thinking Global and Making Local
Mariner's Art in International Perspective

image Brian Rouleau
In the Wake of Jim Crow
Maritime Minstrelsy Along the Transoceanic Frontier


War of 1812

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Nicole Eustace
War Stories and Love Stories
Captain Oliver Perry and the Making of American Patriotism

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Paul A. Gilje
The End of the War
The Dartmoor Massacre and a Tainted Peace

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Joseph Rezek
A Story about History
PBS Takes on the War of 1812

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Karim Tiro
Are We Having Fun Yet?
Canadians commemorate the War of 1812


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Christopher Hodson
The Annunciation of Big Bubba
Or, Reflections on Writing History in Two Worlds

  Reviews

James Alexander Dun
Atlantic Thermidor
Ashli White, Encountering Revolution
Matthew J. Clavin, Toussaint Louverture and the American Civil War

Aaron W. Marrs
Like an Arrow from Jupiter's Bow: Railroads and the Civil War
William G. Thomas, The Iron Way

Bryce Traister
Experiments with God
Sarah Rivett, The Science of the Soul in Colonial New England

Rachel Wheeler
Deist Holy War?
Adam Jortner, The Gods of Prophetstown

Poetic Research Department
Jill Magi
"I have begun again to read as I was taught."

Josh Brown
Ithaca
A graphic novel in several parts

crierPublick Occurences 2.0
Jeffrey L. Pasley

Ask the author
Kariann Akemi Yokota
The Long Goodbye
Breaking away from Great Britain in the Early Republic

imageThe Common School
Sara L. Schwebel
Amos Fortune, Free Man
New Uses for a Children's Classic

imageTales from the Vault
Alejandra Dubcovsky
A Colonial Snapshot
Reading William Hammerton's "Map of the Southeastern Part of North America, 1721"


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