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Author: 
Richard C. Wade
Reviewer: 
Carl A. Abbott

Abbott on Wade, 'The Urban Frontier: The Rise of Western Cities, 1790-1830'

Richard C. Wade. The Urban Frontier: The Rise of Western Cities, 1790-1830. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1996. xx + 360 pp. $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06422-7.

Reviewed by Carl A. Abbott (Portland State University) Published on H-Urban (March, 1997)

The Book That Turned Turner Inside Out

Author: 
Joel A. Tarr
Reviewer: 
Owen D. Gutfreund

Gutfreund on Tarr, 'The Search for the Ultimate Sink: Urban Pollution in Historical Perspective'

Joel A. Tarr. The Search for the Ultimate Sink: Urban Pollution in Historical Perspective. Akron: University of Akron Press, 1996. xlvii + 419 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-884836-06-0; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-884836-05-3.

Reviewed by Owen D. Gutfreund (Columbia University) Published on H-Urban (March, 1997)

Author: 
Anders Stephanson
Reviewer: 
David M. Fitzsimons

Fitzsimons on Stephanson, 'Manifest Destiny: American Expansion and the Empire of Right'

Anders Stephanson. Manifest Destiny: American Expansion and the Empire of Right. New York: Hill & Wang, 1995. xiv + 144 pp. $13.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-1584-9.

Reviewed by David M. Fitzsimons (University of Michigan) Published on H-Diplo (March, 1997)

Onward Christian Soldiers

Author: 
Henry L. Feingold
Reviewer: 
Andrew Furman

Furman on Feingold, 'Lest Memory Cease: Finding Meaning in the American Jewish Past'

Henry L. Feingold. Lest Memory Cease: Finding Meaning in the American Jewish Past. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1996. x + 226 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8156-0400-6; $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-2710-4.

Reviewed by Andrew Furman (Florida Atlantic University) Published on H-Judaic (March, 1997)

Reflections upon the American Jewish Past and the Uncertain Future

Author: 
Augusto Oyuela-Caycedo, ed.
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Oyuela-Caycedo, 'History of Latin American Archaeology'

Augusto Oyuela-Caycedo, ed. History of Latin American Archaeology. Aldershot, Hampshire, England and Brookfield, Vt.: Avebury, 1994. xii + 212 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85628-714-2.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-LatAm (March, 1997)

Author: 
Jon L. Wakelyn, ed.
Reviewer: 
William Blair

Blair on Wakelyn, 'Southern Pamphlets on Secession: November 1860-April 1861'

Jon L. Wakelyn, ed. Southern Pamphlets on Secession: November 1860-April 1861. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xxix + 418 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2278-4.

Reviewed by William Blair (University of North Carolina at Greensboro) Published on H-CivWar (March, 1997)

Author: 
Bonnie J. Dow
Reviewer: 
Carolyn Kitch

Kitch on Dow, 'Prime-Time Feminism: Television, Media Culture and the Women's Movement since 1970'

Bonnie J. Dow. Prime-Time Feminism: Television, Media Culture and the Women's Movement since 1970. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1996. xxvi + 240 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8122-1554-0; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-3315-5.

Reviewed by Carolyn Kitch (Temple University) Published on H-PCAACA (March, 1997)

Author: 
Hugh McLeod
Reviewer: 
Andrew August

August on McLeod, 'Piety and Poverty: Working-Class Religion in Berlin, London and New York 1870-1914'

Hugh McLeod. Piety and Poverty: Working-Class Religion in Berlin, London and New York 1870-1914. New York: Holmes & Meier, 1996. 264 S. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8419-1356-1.

Reviewed by Andrew August (Pennsylvania State University) Published on H-PCAACA (March, 1997)

Author: 
George Anders
Reviewer: 
Mark Siegel

Siegel on Anders, 'Health Against Wealth: HMOs and the Breakdown of Medical Trust'

George Anders. Health Against Wealth: HMOs and the Breakdown of Medical Trust. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1996. 299 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-395-82283-8.

Reviewed by Mark Siegel (Scholar, Phoenix, Arizona) Published on H-PCAACA (March, 1997)

Author: 
Paul de Man
Reviewer: 
Mark Siegel

Siegel on De Man and Warminski, 'Aesthetic Ideology (Theory and History of Literature)' and Paul de Man, 'Aesthetic Ideology'

Paul De Man, Andrzej Warminski. Aesthetic Ideology (Theory and History of Literature). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1996. v + 196 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-2203-0; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-2204-7.Paul de Man. Aesthetic Ideology. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1996. 193 pp.

Reviewed by Mark Siegel (University of Wyoming) Published on H-PCAACA (March, 1997)

Author: 
Nicholas G. Malavis
Reviewer: 
George N. Green

Green on Malavis, 'Bless the Pure and Humble: Texas Lawyers and Oil Regulation, 1919-1936'

Nicholas G. Malavis. Bless the Pure and Humble: Texas Lawyers and Oil Regulation, 1919-1936. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1996. xviii + 322 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-714-0.

Reviewed by George N. Green (Department of History, University of Texas, Austin) Published on H-Law (March, 1997)

Author: 
Michael Mendle
Reviewer: 
Glenn Burgess

Burgess on Mendle, 'Henry Parker and the English Civil War: The Political Thought of the Public's "Privado"'

Michael Mendle. Henry Parker and the English Civil War: The Political Thought of the Public's "Privado". Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xx + 204 pp. £35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-48227-1.

Reviewed by Glenn Burgess (University of Hull) Published on H-Albion (March, 1997)

Henry Parker and English Political Thought in the 1640s

Author: 
Sharon L. Jansen
Reviewer: 
Janice Liedl

Liedl on Jansen, 'Dangerous Talk and Strange Behavior: Women and Popular Resistance to the Reforms of Henry VIII'

Sharon L. Jansen. Dangerous Talk and Strange Behavior: Women and Popular Resistance to the Reforms of Henry VIII. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996. viii + 232 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-16090-6.

Reviewed by Janice Liedl (Laurentian University) Published on H-Albion (March, 1997)

Author: 
Numan V. Bartley
Reviewer: 
David L. Carlton

Carlton on Bartley, 'The New South, 1945-1980'

Numan V. Bartley. The New South, 1945-1980. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. xvi + 548 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8071-2122-1; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2038-5.

Reviewed by David L. Carlton (Vanderbilt University) Published on H-South (March, 1997)

The Great Disappointment: Numan Bartley's New South

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