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Author: 
Richard Boyer
Reviewer: 
John F. Schwaller

Schwaller on Boyer, 'Lives of the Bigamists: Marriage, Family and Community in Colonial Mexico'

Richard Boyer. Lives of the Bigamists: Marriage, Family and Community in Colonial Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. x + 340 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1571-7.

Reviewed by John F. Schwaller (University of Montana) Published on H-LatAm (December, 1995)

Bigamists in Colonial Mexico

Author: 
Kathleen Mary Butler
Reviewer: 
Kirwin R. Shaffer

Shaffer on Butler, 'The Economics of Emancipation: Jamaica & Barbados, 1823-1843'

Kathleen Mary Butler. The Economics of Emancipation: Jamaica & Barbados, 1823-1843. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. . $49.95 (library), ISBN 978-0-8078-2194-7; $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4501-1.

Reviewed by Kirwin R. Shaffer (Humanities Department, Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales) Published on H-LatAm (December, 1995)

Author: 
Christine Engla Eber
Reviewer: 
Kate Davis

Davis on Eber, 'Women & Alcohol in a Highland Maya Town: Water of Hope, Water of Sorrow'

Christine Engla Eber. Women & Alcohol in a Highland Maya Town: Water of Hope, Water of Sorrow. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995. . $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-292-72089-3; $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-292-72090-9.

Reviewed by Kate Davis (University of California Berkeley ) Published on H-LatAm (December, 1995)

Author: 
Sylvia L. Hilton, Ignacio Gonzalez Casasnovas
Reviewer: 
Ralph Lee Woodward

Woodward on Hilton and Casasnovas, 'Fuentes Manuscritas para la Historia de Iberoamerica: Guia de Instrumentos de Investigacion'

Sylvia L. Hilton, Ignacio Gonzalez Casasnovas. Fuentes Manuscritas para la Historia de Iberoamerica: Guia de Instrumentos de Investigacion. Madrid: Fundacion MAPFRE America Instituto Historico Tavera, 1995. xliii + 617 pp. ISBN 978-84-7100-234-1.

Reviewed by Ralph Lee Woodward (Department of History, Texas Christian University) Published on H-LatAm (December, 1995)

Author: 
James William Park
Reviewer: 
Mark T. Berger

Berger on Park, 'Latin American Underdevelopment: A History of Perspectives in the United States, 1870-1965'

James William Park. Latin American Underdevelopment: A History of Perspectives in the United States, 1870-1965. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. xii + 274 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-1969-3.

Reviewed by Mark T. Berger (School of Humanities, Murdoch University) Published on H-LatAm (December, 1995)

Introduction: Power and Progress in the Americas

Author: 
Hugh M. Hamill
Reviewer: 
Ralph Lee Woodward

Woodward on Hamill, 'Caudillos: Dictators in Spanish America'

Hugh M. Hamill. Caudillos: Dictators in Spanish America. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1992. . $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-2412-4.

Reviewed by Ralph Lee Woodward (Department of History, Texas Christian University) Published on H-LatAm (December, 1995)

Author: 
Margaret Ripley Wolfe
Reviewer: 
Judith E. Funston

Funston on Wolfe, 'Daughters of Canaan: A Saga of Southern Women (New Perspectives on the South)'

Margaret Ripley Wolfe. Daughters of Canaan: A Saga of Southern Women (New Perspectives on the South). Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995. . $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1902-1; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8131-0837-7.

Reviewed by Judith E. Funston (State University of New York at Potsdam) Published on H-South (December, 1995)

Author: 
Michael F. Holt
Reviewer: 
Peter B. Knupfer

Knupfer on Holt, 'Political Parties and American Political Development from the Age of Jackson to the Age of Lincoln'

Michael F. Holt. Political Parties and American Political Development from the Age of Jackson to the Age of Lincoln. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1992. 365 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-1728-6.

Reviewed by Peter B. Knupfer (Kansas State University) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1995)

Author: 
Renée Poznanski
Reviewer: 
François Jarraud

Jarraud on Poznanski, 'Etre juif en France pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale (L'Histoire en marche)'

Renée Poznanski. Etre juif en France pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale (L'Histoire en marche). Paris: Hachette, 1994. 859 pp. ISBN 978-2-01-013109-7.

Reviewed by François Jarraud (H-Francais editor) Published on H-Holocaust (December, 1995)

Dans "Vichy et les juifs", M.R. Marrus et R.O. Paxton avaient longuement analyse la politique antisemite de Vichy et les responsabilites de ce regime dans la Shoah.

Author: 
Roger Biles
Reviewer: 
David Farber

Farber on Biles, 'Richard J. Daley: Politics, Race, and the Governing of Chicago'

Roger Biles. Richard J. Daley: Politics, Race, and the Governing of Chicago. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1995. x + 292 pp. $38.00 (library), ISBN 978-0-87580-199-5; $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-566-5; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-567-2.

Reviewed by David Farber (Barnard College ) Published on H-Pol (December, 1995)

Author: 
John Robert Greene
Reviewer: 
Thomas Langston

Langston on Greene, 'The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford (American Presidency Series)'

John Robert Greene. The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford (American Presidency Series). Lawrence, Kan.: University Press of Kansas, 1995. . $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0638-2; $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-0639-9.

Reviewed by Thomas Langston (Tulane University) Published on H-Pol (December, 1995)

Author: 
Stephen G. Fritz
Reviewer: 
Jay B. Lockenour

Lockenour on Fritz, 'Frontsoldaten: The German Soldier in World War II'

Stephen G. Fritz. Frontsoldaten: The German Soldier in World War II. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995. x + 299 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1920-5.

Reviewed by Jay B. Lockenour (Franklin and Marshall College) Published on H-War (December, 1995)

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