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Book reviews the journal of american history aims to be a journal of record that enables readers to keep abreast of what is produced in the field of american history. When your book is released, it's tempting to try to get as many reviews as you can you hope someone, anyone, will write an all-important amazon or goodreads review that will boost sales but authors and self-publishers who adopt a scattergun approach risk putting their book in front of the wrong. Book reviews this week's must read my guilty pleasure a history of partisan gerrymandering in texas theriault added that the way republicans redrew the districts in recent years could. Music, film, tv and political news coverage. A true-crime podcast about the most valuable — and confounding — art heist in history: the theft of 13 irreplaceable artworks from the isabella stewart gardner museum in boston.
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Backfire: a history of how american culture led us into vietnam and made us fight the way we did, a book by loren baritz, describes the myths america takes into wars, the decisions that made the vietnam war and the bureaucracy at war. All of this history, told in full detail and described firsthand by the many individuals who invented or developed the technologies, is captured in the book's nearly 500 pages the author also does an excellent job in capturing the emotions of the folks he interviewed. Read common sense media's big nate on a roll: big nate, book 3 review, age rating, and parents guide meddling can backfire terribly it's important to be a good.
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