Making History: the Heinz History Center Blog
February 13, 2015

Book Reviews: Winter 2013

In addition to the book reviews available in the Winter 2013 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "The Appalachians: America’s First and Last Frontier," "Allegheny City: A History of Pittsburgh’s North Side," by Dan Rooney and Carol Peterson, and "Props and Jets: The Shifting Relationship Between the United States Air Corps and a Major Industrial City from 1925 to 1948."

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February 11, 2015

Book Reviews: Fall 2013

Books reviewed include "Ligonier Valley Vignettes: Tales from the Laurel Highlands," by Jennifer Sopko and "The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck that Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads," by Charity Vogel.

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February 9, 2015

Book Reviews: Spring 2013

In addition to the book reviews available in the Spring 2013 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "Native Performers in Wild West Shows: From Buffalo Bill to Euro Disney," by Linda Scarangella McNenly and "Speculators in Empire: Iroquoia and the 1768 Treaty of Fort Stanwix," by William J. Campbell.

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February 6, 2015

Book Reviews: Winter 2012

In addition to the book reviews available in the Winter 2012 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "The Cult of Pythagoras: Math and Myths," by Alberto A. Martinez and "50 Great Moments in Pittsburgh Sports from the Pages of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: From the Flying Dutchman to Sid the Kid," by David M. Shribman & Richard “Pete” Peterson.

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February 2, 2015

Book Reviews: Spring 2012

In addition to the book reviews available in the Spring 2012 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "Buildings of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania," "Italian Americans: Bridges to Italy, Bonds to America," and "No Bag for the Journey: One Man, One Bicycle, One Outrageous Journey of Faith."

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