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The Origins of the American Revolution: Empire

Guest poster Jacqueline Reynoso is a PhD candidate at Cornell University. This is the sixth post in a weeklong roundtable about “The Origins of the American Revolution… 1,320 more words

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The Origins of the American Revolution: Social Experience and Revolutionary Politics

This is the third post in our roundtable on the origins of the American Revolution. Tom Cutterham kicked things off on Monday with a post… 1,142 more words

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Monroeville - what's in a name? Harper Lee's MAYCOMB

I recall a wonderful ‘facility’ called Book Drum when reading this article


Because – like literature – history is about telling tales from perspectives coloured by the teller’s personal experiences. 133 more words


Race, Riot, and Rebellion: A Bibliography

This morning on the other side of the Atlantic, I woke up early in preparation for a seminar on William Otter, whose History of My Own Times… 1,041 more words

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'Back in the Nineties, I was in a very famous libel case...' - the Dissertation post!

HistoryJack is what else but a student of History. Following several consultations with members of the Faculty of the Department of History at the University of York and many months of deliberation, I decided yesterday on a definitive topic for my undergraduate Dissertation. 854 more words