Author Archives: Robert B. Townsend

Echoes of Present in the Past

For those who enjoy echoes of the present in the past, a brief tour through Frederick Jackson Turner’s papers at the Huntington Library a few weeks ago turned up a few treasures.

Perhaps you are troubled by the dominance of


AHA Book Prizes to Align with Calendar Year

Starting this year, the eligibility dates for AHA book prizes will be aligned with the calendar year listed on the book’s copyright page. This decision follows careful consideration by the AHA Council.