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CRITICISM

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Berghahn, V. R. “The Pity of War.” New York Times Book Review (9 May 1999): 12.

A review of The Pity of War.

Clark, Christopher. “Could Weimar Have Been Saved?” Times Literary Supplement (13 October 1995): 10.

Clark offers a favorable assessment of Paper and Iron.

Fraser, Paul. “World War I: Pointless Disaster.” Alberta Report (30 August 1999): 42.

Offers tempered assessment of The Pity of War, citing weaknesses in Ferguson's contentions, but praises the volume as a “useful corrective.”

Howard, Michael. “Out of the Trenches.” Times Literary Supplement (13 November 1998): 3–4.

Howard offers an analysis of The Pity of War and Ferguson's counterfactual approach.

James, Harold. Review of Paper and Iron, by Niall Ferguson. Journal of Interdisciplinary History 28, No. 1 (Summer 1997): 127-9.

Offers a positive evaluation of Paper and Iron.

Jervis, Robert. Review of The Pity of War, by Niall Ferguson. Political Science Quarterly 114, No. 3 (Fall 1999): 503.

Offers a positive evaluation of The Pity of War.

Morrow, Lance. “The Legendary Rothschilds Established a Great Fortune. A Great Biography Tells How They Did It.” Time (7 December 1998): 222.

A positive review of The House of Rothschild: Money's Prophets, 1798-1848.

Nasar, Sylvia. “Masters of the Universe.” New York Times Book Review (23 January 2000): 8.

A review of The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker, 1849-1999.

Roberts, J. M. “Putting the What If? in History.” Times Literary Supplement (1 August 1997): 6.

Roberts offers a generally positive assessment of Virtual History.

Rouse, David. Review of The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker, 1849-1999, by Niall Ferguson. Booklist (1 October 1999): 327.

Offers a positive assessment of Ferguson's second volume of The House of Rothschild.

Sherman, A. J. “A Family Concern.” Times Literary Supplement (5 February 1999): 3–4.

Offers a favorable evaluation of The World's Banker.

Silkunas, Steven. Review of The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker, 1849-1999, by Niall Ferguson. Library Journal (1 October 1999): 104.

Offers a positive assessment of Ferguson's second volume of The House of Rothschild.

Tegel, Susan. Review of Paper and Iron, by Niall Ferguson. English Historical Review 112, No. 447 (June 1997): 807-8.

Offers a positive assessment of Paper and Iron.

Williamson, Samuel R., Jr. Review of The Pity of War, by Niall Ferguson. Journal of Military History 63, No. 4 (October 1999): 996-7.

A review of The Pity of War.

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