A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Serendipity and used bookstores
John Turner's book of the year
Charlotte Allen reviews Adam English, The Saint Who Would Be Santa Claus.
A Noah's Ark theme park
David Reynolds reviews John Stauffer and Zoe Todd, The Tribunal: Responses to John Brown and the Harper's Ferry Raid.
Williams College students' historical campaign videos
Joseph Adelman's students react to Spielberg's Lincoln.
Joseph Ellis reviews Kevin Phillips, 1775: A Good Year for Revolution.
Rick Warren's Resurrection
Joyce Appleby reviews Jon Meacham's Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power.
James Srodes reviews James D. Rice, Tales from a Revolution: Bacon's Rebellion and the Transformation of Early America
Montville Township High School (NJ) is a historian factory.
Historians go to battle over Jefferson
What constitutes "evidence" in American religion?
Andrew Hartman on the habits of writing history and on the culture wars