Nonfiction on Lincoln’s Assassination and Roosevelt’s Singular Presidency | Xpress Reviews


Canavan’s “good read” on the minutiae of LIncoln’s death won’t much change what we already know; Daniels’s readable but dense volume on FDR will appeal primarily to scholars for its often useful and interesting commentary

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, March 15, 2013


Chagnon’s time among the Yanomamö, Lincoln’s time among Congressmen, exercise advice from 50 Cent, more on Butch and Sundance from Hatch, New Deal historiography, loving writing letters, Mary Robinson and human rights, the icon known as Prince