Melanie Kiechle

Publications

List of publications authored by Melanie A. Kiechle.

Publications

Lament of the Albany Brewers: After the Verdict in the Libel Case of Taylor vs. Delavan , broadside ca. 1840. Courtesy American Antiquarian Society.

Lament of the Albany Brewers: After the Verdict in the Libel Case of Taylor vs. Delavan, broadside ca. 1840. Courtesy American Antiquarian Society.

Books

Smell Detectives: An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017).

Articles & Chapters

Co-authored with Kristoffer Whitney, "Introduction: Counting on Nature,Science as Culture 26, no. 1 (2017): 1-10.

"Preserving the Unpleasant: Sources, Methods, and Conjectures for Odors at Historic Sites," Future Anterior 13, no. 2 (Winter 2016): 22-31.

"Navigating by Nose: Stench Nuisance and the Urban Environment, 1840-1880,Journal of Urban History 42, no. 4 (2016): 753-771.

"The Smell Detectives," Chemical Heritage 29, no. 2 (Summer 2011): 32-36.

 

Book Reviews

"Imagining Pigs in Manhattan," Review of Taming Manhattan: Environmental Battles in the Antebellum City by Catherine McNeur, H-Environment Roundtable Reviews 6, no. 3 (2016): 9-12.

Review of The Smell of Battle, the Taste of Siege by Mark M. Smith, Journal of Southern History 81, no. 4 (2015): 993-994.

Review of Toxic Airs: Body, Place, Planet in Historical Perspective edited by James Fleming and Ann Johnson, Bulletin of the History of Chemistry 39, no. 4 (2014): 168-170.

Review of American Sunshine: Diseases of Darkness and the Quest for Natural Light by Daniel Freund, Chemical Heritage 31, no. 3 (Fall 2013/Winter 2014): 47.