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Monthly Archives: September 2007

Hakluyt’s Promise

Review by: Jeffery R. Hankins, Louisiana Tech University Hakluyt’s Promise: An Elizabethan’s Obsession for an English America Peter C. Mancall (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007) 378 pages This well-researched and very accessible book addresses a long-standing dearth of objective study of the sixteenth-century English geographer and author, Richard Hakluyt. Peter C. Mancall takes us […]

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September-October 2007: Joseph Hodge

1. Where, when, and why did you become interested in British history? JH: It is a long story. I began my graduate work at the University of Guelph, Canada, where I completed a MA in comparative international development studies and sociology, with a regional focus on East Africa. The CIDS program, as we called it, […]

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