In all, Genovese
has produced a book that has undoubted strengths but that, in the final analysis, falls short of its objectives.
The plague was brought to Italy in 1847 in the ships of Genovese
merchants fleeing from the Black Sea trading port of Kaffa, where besieging Tartar armies, unable to breach the formidable defenses of that city, had catapulted the plague-ridden corpses of certain of their comrades over the walls.
TO the Genovese
Mafia family in New York he was Big Frankie, whose skill was disposing of getaway cars and smuggling cigarettes and alcohol.
A New York detective went under cover as corrupt trucker "Big Frankie" to infiltrate the powerful Genovese
The agent's work is being credited with the arrest of 73 people, including 34 alleged members or associates of the Genovese
Trimble, Sunnyvale, Calif., promotes Mary Ellen Genovese
Those who are searching for an engendered Civil War will welcome Elizabeth Fox Genovese
's "Days of Judgment, Days of Wrath: The Civil War and the Religious Imagination of Women Writers" and Drew Faust's "Without Pilot or Compass: Elite Women and Religion in the Civil War South." Both essays advance the idea of feminized religion while highlighting the blurred boundaries of womanhood during the war.
One of Gladwell's more intriguing examples of context is the story of Kitty Genovese
, a young woman in Queens who was stabbed to death in 1964.
Part of what inspires self-doubt among presidency scholars is the institution itself, for the presidency is, as Cronin and Genovese
assert in this splendid book, a paradoxical institution.
When the directors of the Charles Warren Center at Harvard University asked Eugene Genovese
to deliver the 1993 William E.
Albeit in very different ways, both of these books make substantial contributions to the renewed effort to understand the mind of the Old South and its defense of slavery, Eugene Genovese
through a brief but wide-ranging study of southern slaveholders' attitudes toward freedom and progress, and Eric Walther with a carefully nuanced account of nine of the Old South's leading fire-eaters and their emphatic prosouthern, proslavery, prosecession thought.
MKM Partners' Michael Genovese
maintained a Neutral rating on F5 Networks, while reducing the price target from $175 to $164.