Schorr, James L.

Dr. James L. Schorr Professor of French at San Diego State University. He received his Ph.D. in French Literature from the University of Texas (Austin).

Le Journal Historique, Politique, Critique et Galant (1719) by Justus Van Effen. A Critical Edition
2008 0-7734-5136-6
Le Journal historique, politique, critique et galant (1719) by Justus van Effen attempts to give the news of the day in “all of Europe”and presents a fascinating moment in European history, paying special attention to the Quadruple Alliance and the impending war. . . In addition to providing insight into an interesting hybrid periodical, Le Journal historique, politique, critique et galant gives a remarkable view of life in early 1719 from the perspective of seasoned journalist Justus van Effen. In French.