Review from the New York Times Book Review:
“Batkie’s stories shrewdly commingle the hopeless and the hopeful.”
Richard L. Kagan
Review from Kirkus:
“Interesting reading for students of cultural history as well as Spanish-American relations over the centuries.”
Peter J. Longo
Featured in the Omaha World-Herald:
“With this new book, the University of Nebraska Press continues to inform readers about our state and region, this time with a book especially timely in the wake of this fall’s congressional election results.”
Melvin Croft & John Youskauskas
Review from Booklist:
“This provides an interesting perspective and stands as a welcome addition to space-shuttle history.”
Highlighted in the National Review:
“Gil not only put together a superb collection of pieces on the subject, but he also skillfully introduced each author with a short essay explaining the author’s historical relevance.”
Spirals: A Family’s Education in Football by Tim Spears
Books highlighted in the Christian Science Monitor.
Author interviewed for South Dakota Public Broadcasting.
Brian F. Haara
Author interviewed for Historically Thinking.
Author interviewed for WNYC’s “The Takeaway.”
Felipe Alou and Peter Kerasotis