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Author: 
David B. Danbom
Reviewer: 
Mark Friedberger

Friedberger on Danbom, 'Born in the Country: A History of Rural America'

David B. Danbom. Born in the Country: A History of Rural America. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. xii + 306 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-5040-0; $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5039-4.

Reviewed by Mark Friedberger (Texas Tech University ) Published on H-Rural (September, 1996)

Author: 
Gyorgy Litvan, ed.
Reviewer: 
Peter I. Hidas

Hidas on Litvan, 'The Hungarian Revolution of 1956: Reform, Revolt and Repression, 1953-1963'

Gyorgy Litvan, ed. The Hungarian Revolution of 1956: Reform, Revolt and Repression, 1953-1963. London and New York: Longman, 1996. xv + 221 pp. $32.20 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-21504-7; $96.33 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-21505-4.

Reviewed by Peter I. Hidas (McGill University) Published on HABSBURG (September, 1996)

Hungarian Revolution, 1956: Freedom Fight or Reform Communism?

Author: 
Raymond M. Hyser, J. Chris Arndt
Reviewer: 
Scott A. Merriman

Merriman on Hyser and Arndt, 'Voices of the American Past: Documents in U.S History'

Raymond M. Hyser, J. Chris Arndt. Voices of the American Past: Documents in U.S History. Fort Worth, Tex.: Harcourt Brace, 1995. (vol. 1) xiv + 236 pp.p; (vol. 2) xv + 265 pp. $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-15-501963-8; $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-15-501964-5.

Reviewed by Scott A. Merriman (Northern Kentucky University) Published on H-Survey (September, 1996)

Voices of the American Past

Author: 
John Mack Faragher et al.
Reviewer: 
Henry E. Stamm

Stamm on et al., 'Out of Many: A History of the American People'

John Mack Faragher et al. Out of Many: A History of the American People. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1994. xxxi + 543 pp. $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-13-191065-2.

Reviewed by Henry E. Stamm (Visiting Scholar at Dartmouth College) Published on H-Survey (September, 1996)

Author: 
William Dudley, ed.
Reviewer: 
David B. Parker

Parker on Dudley, 'Opposing Viewpoints in American History'

William Dudley, ed. Opposing Viewpoints in American History. San Diego, Calif.: Greenhaven Press, 1996. xi + 308 pp. $29.95 (board), ISBN 978-1-56510-347-4; $31.96 (library), ISBN 978-1-56510-348-1.

Reviewed by David B. Parker (Kennesaw State University) Published on H-Survey (September, 1996)

Review with Publisher/Reviewer Responses

Author: 
Eric A. Nordlinger
Reviewer: 
Harries-Clichy Peterson

Peterson on Nordlinger, 'Isolationism Reconfigured: American Foreign Policy for a New Century'

Eric A. Nordlinger. Isolationism Reconfigured: American Foreign Policy for a New Century. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. x + 335 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-04327-2.

Reviewed by Harries-Clichy Peterson (University of Hawai'i at Manoa) Published on H-Diplo (September, 1996)

Author: 
William Stueck
Reviewer: 
Robert J. McMahon

McMahon on Stueck, 'The Korean War: An International History'

William Stueck. The Korean War: An International History. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. xii + 484 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-03767-7.

Reviewed by Robert J. McMahon (University of Florida ) Published on H-Diplo (September, 1996)

The Necessary War?

Author: 
Allen Issacman, Richard Roberts, eds.
Reviewer: 
Laird Jones

Jones on Issacman and Roberts, 'Cotton, Colonialism and Social History in Sub-Saharan Africa'

Allen Issacman, Richard Roberts, eds. Cotton, Colonialism and Social History in Sub-Saharan Africa. Portsmouth, N.H.: Heinemann, 1995. xi + 314 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-435-08968-9; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-435-08966-5.

Reviewed by Laird Jones (Lock Haven University) Published on H-Africa (September, 1996)

Author: 
Arthur L. Stinchcombe
Reviewer: 
Kirwin R. Shaffer

Shaffer on Stinchcombe, 'Sugar Island Slavery in the Age of Enlightenment: The Political Economy of the Caribbean World'

Arthur L. Stinchcombe. Sugar Island Slavery in the Age of Enlightenment: The Political Economy of the Caribbean World. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. xi + 361 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-02995-5.

Reviewed by Kirwin R. Shaffer (Humanities Department, Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

Author: 
Peter H. Smith
Reviewer: 
William Schell

Schell on Smith, 'Talons of the Eagle: Dynamics of U.S.: Latin American Relations'

Peter H. Smith. Talons of the Eagle: Dynamics of U.S.: Latin American Relations. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. xii + 377 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-508304-0; $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-508303-3.

Reviewed by William Schell (Murray State University) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

Jabberwocky

Author: 
Lois M. Smith, Alfred Padula
Reviewer: 
Juan C. Santamarina

Santamarina on Smith and Padula, 'Sex and Revolution: Women in Socialist Cuba'

Lois M. Smith, Alfred Padula. Sex and Revolution: Women in Socialist Cuba. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. ix + 247 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-509491-6; $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-509490-9.

Reviewed by Juan C. Santamarina (University of Puerto Rico-Cayey and University of Dayton) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

Women In Cuban History

Author: 
Torcuato Di Tella
Reviewer: 
Robert Jackson

Jackson on Tella, 'National Popular Politics in Early Independent Mexico, 1820-1847'

Torcuato Di Tella. National Popular Politics in Early Independent Mexico, 1820-1847. Albuquerque, N.M.: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. ix + 383 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1673-8.

Reviewed by Robert Jackson (SUNY College at Oneonta) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1996)

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