Category Archives: U.S. American Studies

US-China Trade, 1784-1862

A review of Trading in Liberty: The Politics of the American China Trade, c. 1784-1862, by Dael A. Norwood. In the twenty-first century, government officials…

Genealogy Collection at the Newberry Library

Review of the Genealogy Collections at the Newberry Library (Chicago, Illinois). The Newberry Library, in many ways, needs no introduction. It has been an independent…

Wisconsin Historical Society Library-Archive

A Review of the Wisconsin Historical Society Library-Archive (Madison, Wisconsin, United States) The library-archives of the Wisconsin Historical Society are located on the campus of…

Age, Adulthood, and Voting Rights

Why Eighteen? Age, Adulthood and the Absence of Easy Answers. When did you become an adult? I ask people this question often, and I’m frequently…

Coming Soon: U.S. History/American Studies

More exciting news at Dissertation Reviews: we are thrilled to announce the imminent debut of U.S. History/American Studies, under the leadership of Susan Eckelmann. If…