To coincide with the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg, check out these recent titles.
Reviews of Lily Koppel’s The Astronaut Wives Club, Nancy Stout’s One Day in December, Robin Nagle’s Picking Up, and other Social Sciences titles from the May 1 issue.
Reviews of The Road Out: A Teacher’s Odyssey in Poor America, Frozen in Time, and A Death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel, and other Social Sciences titles from the Apr. 15 issue.
Reviews of titles related to the Enlightenment include The Dark Side of the Enlightenment: Wizards, Alchemists, and Spiritual Seekers in the Age of Reason and The Enlightenment: And Why It Still Matters.
Reviews of recent titles that examine history through physical objects include Touching America’s History: From the Pequot War Through World War II, The Civil War in 50 Objects, and A History of Ireland in 100 Objects.