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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Atmospheric Science at NASA”


Atmospheric Science at NASA: A History. By Erik M. Conway. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. Acknowledgments, list of abbreviations, illustrations, notes, index. ISBN: 9780801889844. Hardcover with dustjacket. 416 pp. $57.00 USD. During the first decade of the Space … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Before Obama: A Reappraisal of Black Reconstruction Era Politicians”


Before Obama: A Reappraisal of Black Reconstruction Era Politicians. Edited by Matthew Lynch. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger Publishers, 2012. 2 Volumes. This is a very fine two-volume collection of biographical essays on African American politicians serving in both elected and … Continue reading

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