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Jan 30, 2006 1:33 pm


January 16, 2006



HNN STATS THIS WEEK:
MOST POPULAR:

  • Dan Cohen: 10 Most Popular History Syllabi - Dan Cohen Blog, 1-11-06
  • Juan Cole's blog, Informed Comment, is the most popular history blog on the Internet.
IN THE NEWS:
REVIEWED:
OP-ED:
PROFILED:
INTERVIEWED:
QUOTED:

  • Gordon Wood on Benjamin Franklin:"He certainly is a multiplicity of persona, so one never knows which one is the real Franklin." - AP, 1-14-06
  • John Hudson on Thomas Becket:"Those who share my prejudice against him may consider his assassination in Canterbury Cathedral on 29 December, 1170, a fittingly grisly end." - Wimbledon Guardian, 1-13-06
SPOTTED:

ON TV:

  • Lincoln on the History Chanel, Monday, January 16 @ 8PM/7C
  • The History Channel: Announces the Line-Up for Its Groundbreaking Programming Event '10 DAYS THAT UNEXPECTEDLY CHANGED AMERICA' (April, 2006) - The Futon Critic, 1-11-06
SELLING BIG (NYT):

  • Doris Kearns Goodwin's Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, #8 (11 weeks on list) - 1-15-06
  • David McCullough: 1776, #10 (33 weeks on list) - 1-15-06
FUTURE RELEASES:

  • Leanda de Lisle: After Elizabeth : The Rise of James of Scotland and the Struggle For the Throne of England, January 31, 2006 - Amazon.com
  • James B. Jacobs: Mobsters, Unions, And Feds: The Mafia And the American Labor Movement, January, 2006 - Amazon.com
  • Linda Eisenmann: Higher Education for Women in Postwar America, 1945-1965, February 1, 2006 - Amazon.com
  • Frank T. Kryza: The Race for Timbuktu : In Search of Africa's City of Gold, February 1, 2006 - Amazon.com
  • James L. Swanson: Manhunt : The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer, February 1, 2006 - Amazon.com
  • Robert L. McLaughlin, Sally E. Parry: We'll Always Have the Movies: American Cinema During World War II, March 2006 - Amazon.com
HONORED:

DEPARTED:



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