Jeremy Black

Jeremy Black

Osterhammel’s ‘The Transformation of the World’ shows up the work of all-too-many other historians

Global Crisis by Geoffrey Parker is a masterpiece of historical scholarship, but fails entirely in its stated aim of linking political disaster to a changing climate

Two new works on the history of Mormonism by Paul C. Gutjahr and John G. Turner elucidate an element of 19th century American life too easily neglected