The Hans Hielbronner Lecture features Gavriel Rosenfeld, Professor of History at Fairfield University.
Jan Golinski to speak on Humphry Davy.
DURHAM, N.H. – Columbia University announced today that W. Jeffrey Bolster, associate professor of history at the University of New Hampshire, is one of two recipients of the 2013 Bancroft Prize for his gripping and eloquent history of the human impact on the ocean.
Bolster is the author of “The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail”(Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012). The other winner is John Fabian Witt of Yale University for “Lincoln’s Code: The Laws of ... Read Full Story >
“Among the Powers of the Earth: The American Revolution and the Making of a New World Empire” (Harvard University Press, 2012) by Eliga Gould, professor of history at the University of New Hampshire, has been named a finalist for the 2013 George Washington Book Prize.
UNH History Professor Nicoletta Gullace appears on Portland’s “207? TV show to discuss the appeal of “Downton Abbey” and the historical insights this popular series provides.
Among the Powers of the Earth named Best Book.
David S. Bachrach publishes Warfare in Tenth-Century Germany and a translation of On the Variety of Our Times by Alpert of Metz.