05 December 2004
In its annual selection of the best books of the year, Publishers Weekly today selected "Prisoner of the Vatican," with the comment: "A riveting example of history writing at its best."
30 August 2004
ABSTRACT: Back in 1960, John Kenneth Galbraith lamented that the nation's political conventions had become "an occasion when almost nothing happens." If Galbraith was in a minority then in this conviction, he certainly is not today, when we hear from every direction how meaningless conventions are.
03 October 2003
The Debate Over Sainthood features on CBS News Online.
11 August 2003
The August 2003 issue of The New Yorker has a long article on the first two volumes of The History of the European Family.
01 August 2003
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) - co-directing summer seminar in 2003 at the American Academy in Rome.