Isle of Shame – report – Hist 2301 – D03
Book Review Assignment
You will write one book review in this course. It will cover the following text:
David Vine’s Island of Shame
In this review you must:
Identify the central thesis and argument
Identify the author’s objective: Why did he write this book? What did he hope to achieve in writing it?
Identify who this book was written for? Who is the audience?
Your entire review must be 3 to 4 pages in length (minimum – feel free to go longer)
12 point Times New Roman, w/ 1 inch margins
YOU MUST CITE YOUR WORK
Use parenthetical references to cite specific examples from this book to support your claims. Tell me why you are writing what you are writing, and support it by citing where in the book you got it.
This assignment will be submitted through TurnItIn.com in an effort to curtail plagiarism