Making History: the Heinz History Center Blog
February 27, 2015

Book Reviews: Winter 2014-15

In addition to the book reviews available in the Winter 2014-15 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "The Fort Pitt Block House," by Emily M. Weaver, "The Steamboat Bertrand and Missouri River Commerce," by Ronald R. Switzer and "The Backyard Brawl," by John Antonik.

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February 24, 2015

Book Reviews: Fall 2014

In addition to the book reviews available in the Fall 2014 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "At Home With History: What Did I Do With My Life?," by Agnes Dodds Kinard, "Gettysburg: The Story of the Battle with Maps," and "Historical Archaeology of the Delaware Valley, 1600–1850."

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February 20, 2015

Book Reviews: Summer 2014

In addition to the book reviews available in the Summer 2014 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "I Fear I Shall Never Leave This Island: Life in a Civil War Prison," by David R. Bush and "The Western Front Companion: The Complete Guide to How the Armies Fought for Four Devastating Years, 1914-1918" by Mark Adkin.

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February 17, 2015

Book Reviews: Spring 2014

In addition to the book reviews available in the Spring 2014 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. Books reviewed include "James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War," edited by John W. Quist and Michael J. Birkner and "A Most Magnificent Machine: America Adopts the Railroad, 1825-1862," by Craig Miner.

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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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