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Updated June 15, 2015

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Oliver Bradbury, Sir John Soane’s Influence on Architecture from 1791 : A Continuing Legacy (Farnham: Ashgate, 2015)—Reviewed by Timothy Brittain-Catlin, University of Kent

Charles Brownson, The Figure of the Detective : A Literary History and Analysis (Jefferson: McFarland, 2014)—Reviewed by Malcah Effron, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland (Ohio)

Travis L. Crosby, The Unknown David Lloyd George : A Statesman in Conflict (London: I.B. Tauris, 2014)—Reviewed by Kenneth O. Morgan, King’s College, London & House of Lords 2

Juanita De Barros, Reproducing the British Caribbean : Sex, Gender, and Population Politics After Slavery (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2014)—Reviewed by Leonard Smith, University of Birmingham 2

Marie-Agnès Détourbe, Les enjeux de l'évaluation dans l'enseignement supérieur : Le cas des universités britanniques (Toulouse : Presses Universitaires du Mirail, 2014)—Recension de Suzy Halimi, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris III

Nancy Henry, The Life of George Eliot : A Critical Biography (Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015)—Reviewed by Fionnuala Dillane, University College Dublin 2

Bettelou Los, A Historical Syntax of English (Edinburgh: University Press, 2015)—Reviewed by Laure Gardelle, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon 2

Andrew Lycett, Wilkie Collins: A Life of Sensation (London: Hutchinson, 2013)—Reviewed by Ingrid Hanson, University of Hull 2

David M. McCourt, Britain and World Power Since 1945 : Constructing a Nation's Role in International Politics (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2014)—Reviewed by Phil Morgan and Helen Parr, University of Keele 2

Philip Payton, Australia in the Great War (London: Robert Hale, 2015)—Reviewed by Elizabeth Greenhalgh, University of New South Wales (Australia)

Daniel Tilles, British Fascist Antisemitism and Jewish Responses, 1932-40 (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015)—Reviewed by David Renton, Garden Court Chambers (London)

Nadia Yassine-Diab, Aliénation et réinvention dans l'œuvre de Jamaica Kincaid (Montpellier : Presses universitaires de la Méditerranée, 2014)—Recension de Kerry-Jane Wallart, Université Paris-Sorbonne 2


Next issue : 15 July 2015

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