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Author: 
Jesus F. de la Teja
Reviewer: 
Lincoln Draper

Draper on de la Teja, 'San Antonio de Bexar: A Community on New Spain's Northern Frontier'

Jesus F. de la Teja. San Antonio de Bexar: A Community on New Spain's Northern Frontier. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. xv + 224 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1613-4.

Reviewed by Lincoln Draper (Albuquerque, New Mexico ) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1995)

Author: 
Karen Vieira Powers
Reviewer: 
Marc Becker

Becker on Powers, 'Andean Journeys: Migration, Ethnogenesis and the State In Colonial Quito'

Karen Vieira Powers. Andean Journeys: Migration, Ethnogenesis and the State In Colonial Quito. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995. xii + 236 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1600-4.

Reviewed by Marc Becker (University of Kansas) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1995)

Author: 
Phillip Berryman
Reviewer: 
Mark Gring

Gring on Berryman, 'Stubborn Hope: Religion, Politics, and Revolution in Central America'

Phillip Berryman. Stubborn Hope: Religion, Politics, and Revolution in Central America. S.l.: Orbis Books, 1994. . $13.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56584-136-9; $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57075-025-0.

Reviewed by Mark Gring (Department of Communication, Mississippi State University ) Published on H-LatAm (September, 1995)

Author: 
Robert A. Taylor
Reviewer: 
David E. Woodard

Woodard on Taylor, 'Rebel Storehouse: Florida in the Confederate Economy'

Robert A. Taylor. Rebel Storehouse: Florida in the Confederate Economy. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 1995. xii + 220 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-0776-9.

Reviewed by David E. Woodard (University of Minnesota) Published on H-CivWar (September, 1995)

Author: 
Gary W. Gallagher, ed.
Reviewer: 
Crandall Shifflett

Shifflett on Gallagher, 'The Fredericksburg Campaign: Decision on the Rappahannock'

Gary W. Gallagher, ed. The Fredericksburg Campaign: Decision on the Rappahannock. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. xiv + 243 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2193-0.

Reviewed by Crandall Shifflett (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) Published on H-CivWar (September, 1995)

Author: 
Paul Jerome Croce
Reviewer: 
Edward C. Rafferty

Rafferty on Croce, 'Science and Religion in the Era of William James: Ecplipse of Certanity, 1820-1880'

Paul Jerome Croce. Science and Religion in the Era of William James: Ecplipse of Certanity, 1820-1880. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. v. <1 >. $55.00 (library), ISBN 978-0-8078-2200-5; $32.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4506-6.

Reviewed by Edward C. Rafferty (Brown University) Published on H-Ideas (September, 1995)

Author: 
Melanie Wiggins
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Beard

Beard on Wiggins, 'Torpedoes in the Gulf: Galveston and the U-Boats 1942-1943 (Military History Series; No 40)'

Melanie Wiggins. Torpedoes in the Gulf: Galveston and the U-Boats 1942-1943 (Military History Series; No 40). College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 2004. . $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89096-648-8.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Beard (Science Writer-Photo Researcher) Published on H-War (September, 1995)

Author: 
Edward L. Dreyer
Reviewer: 
Edward A. McCord

McCord on Dreyer, 'China at War 1901-1949'

Edward L. Dreyer. China at War 1901-1949. London: Longman, 1995. . $84.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-05125-6; $52.00 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-05123-2.

Reviewed by Edward A. McCord (George Washington University) Published on H-War (September, 1995)

[Professor McCord is the author of Power of the Gun: The Emergence of Modern Chinese Warlordism. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993).]

Author: 
Kerstin W. Shands
Reviewer: 
Amy Kiste Nyberg

Nyberg on Shands, 'The Repair of the World: The Novels of Marge Piercy'

Kerstin W. Shands. The Repair of the World: The Novels of Marge Piercy. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. xii + 205 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29257-6.

Reviewed by Amy Kiste Nyberg (Seton Hall University) Published on H-PCAACA (September, 1995)

In her analysis of Marge Piercy's twelve novels, published between 1969 and 1994, Shands suggests that all twelve are thematically related.

Author: 
Janet Byrne
Reviewer: 
John Woodrow Presley

Presley on Byrne, 'A Genius for Living: The Life of Frieda Lawrence'

Janet Byrne. A Genius for Living: The Life of Frieda Lawrence. New York: HarperCollins, 1995. vii + 504 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-06-019001-9.

Reviewed by John Woodrow Presley (University of Michigan, Dearborn) Published on H-PCAACA (September, 1995)

Author: 
Jonathon S. Epstein, ed.
Reviewer: 
Robert G. Weiner

Weiner on Epstein, 'Adolescents and Their Music: If It's Too Loud You're Too Old'

Jonathon S. Epstein, ed. Adolescents and Their Music: If It's Too Loud You're Too Old. New York: Garland Publishing, 1994. xxxiv + 401 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8153-0614-6.

Reviewed by Robert G. Weiner (Mahon Library, University of North Texas) Published on H-PCAACA (September, 1995)

Author: 
Janet Leigh with Christopher Nickens
Reviewer: 
Torey L. Lightcap

Lightcap on Nickens, 'Psycho: Behind the Scenes of the Classic Thriller'

Janet Leigh with Christopher Nickens. Psycho: Behind the Scenes of the Classic Thriller. New York: Harmony Books, 1995. 197 pp. $22.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-517-70112-6.

Reviewed by Torey L. Lightcap (Oklahoma State University) Published on H-PCAACA (September, 1995)

Author: 
Claude Bernardin, Tom Stanton
Reviewer: 
Robert G. Weiner

Weiner on Bernardin and Stanton, 'Rocket Man: The Encyclopedia of Elton John'

Claude Bernardin, Tom Stanton. Rocket Man: The Encyclopedia of Elton John. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995. . $60.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29700-7.

Reviewed by Robert G. Weiner (University of North Texas) Published on H-PCAACA (September, 1995)

Author: 
Lindsey Tucker
Reviewer: 
Amy Kiste Nyberg

Nyberg on Tucker, 'Textual Escap(e)ades: Mobility, Maternity and Textuality in Contemporary Fiction by Women'

Lindsey Tucker. Textual Escap(e)ades: Mobility, Maternity and Textuality in Contemporary Fiction by Women. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. 160 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29156-2.

Reviewed by Amy Kiste Nyberg (Seton Hall University) Published on H-PCAACA (September, 1995)

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