Sunday, September 13, 2015

Sunday Book Roundup

Ian Klaus's Forging Capitalism: Rogues, Swindlers, Frauds and the Rise of Modern Finance (Yale University Press) is reviewed on H-Net.

H-Net also has a review of The Ordeal of the Reunion: A New History of Reconstruction by Mark Dahlgren Summers (UNC Press).

The New York Review of Books has a piece, "The Years of Rage," that examines films and books including Bryan Burrough's Days of Rage: America's Radical Underground, the FBI, and the Forgotten Age of Revolutionary Violence (Penguin).

And, The New York Times reviews A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story by Tom Gjelten (Simon & Schuster).