Essays in History

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Essays in History

Fellow Historians,

Essays in History (EiH), the annual journal of the University of Virginia's Corcoran Department of History, is currently soliciting articles and book reviews for its forty-eigth issue, to appear in the summer of 2014. EiH continues its tradition as a source of high-quality historical work by emerging scholars. Our 2013 issue features articles on such diverse subjects as historic preservation and urban development in Gualist France, and personality testing the 1930s and the development of mass society.

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The deadline for article and book review submissions is January 1, 2014. Article submissions should include a cover letter with an abstract roughly one hundred words in length. Authors interested in submitting book reviews should contact the journal prior to their submission in order to confirm the monograph to be reviewed. Our submission guidelines are available at:

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Best regards,

The Editors of Essays in History