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The Virgin Vote: How Young Americans Made Democracy Social, Politics Personal, and Voting Popular in the Nineteenth Century / Jon Grinspan

Thursday, 25 August, 2016

Mark Power Smith and the author discuss a gripping, fascinating and provocative book.

Communication and Conflict: Italian Diplomacy in the Early Renaissance, 1350-1520 / Isabella Lazzarini

Thursday, 25 August, 2016

Catherine Fletcher believes this book makes a substantial contribution to the lively new history of communication, archives and letters.

European History review article / Stan Nadel

Thursday, 25 August, 2016

Stan Nadel reviews two major contributions to the historiography of Europe in the first half of the 20th century.

Going to the Palais: A Social and Cultural History of Dancing and Dance Halls in Britain, 1918-1960 / James Nott

Thursday, 25 August, 2016

Claire Langhamer enjoys a book which beautifully explains why dancing was so loved across this mid-century moment.