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Author: 
Garna L. Christian
Reviewer: 
William D. Carrigan

Carrigan on Christian, 'Black Soldiers in Jim Crow Texas, 1899-1917'

Garna L. Christian. Black Soldiers in Jim Crow Texas, 1899-1917. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1995. 223 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-637-2.

Reviewed by William D. Carrigan (Emory University) Published on H-South (July, 1995)

Author: 
Donald S. Frazier
Reviewer: 
T. Michael Parrish

Parrish on Frazier, 'Blood and Treasure: Confederate Empire in the Southwest'

Donald S. Frazier. Blood and Treasure: Confederate Empire in the Southwest. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1995. xiii + 361 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-639-6.

Reviewed by T. Michael Parrish (LBJ Library, University of Texas) Published on H-CivWar (July, 1995)

Author: 
Cyrus B. Dawsey, James M. Dawsey, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robert Kenzer

Kenzer on Dawsey and Dawsey, 'The Confederados: Old South Immigrants in Brazil Conniff'

Cyrus B. Dawsey, James M. Dawsey, eds. The Confederados: Old South Immigrants in Brazil Conniff. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995. xiii + 273 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-0753-0.

Reviewed by Robert Kenzer (Department of History, University of Richmond) Published on H-CivWar (July, 1995)

Author: 
R. Lockwood Tower, ed.
Reviewer: 
Susan Hamburger

Hamburger on Tower, 'Lee's Adjutant: The Wartime Letters of Colonel Walter Herron Taylor, 1862-1865'

R. Lockwood Tower, ed. Lee's Adjutant: The Wartime Letters of Colonel Walter Herron Taylor, 1862-1865. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1995. xv + 343 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-021-5.

Reviewed by Susan Hamburger (Pennsylvania State University) Published on H-CivWar (July, 1995)

Author: 
Clifford Geertz
Reviewer: 
Ken Jacobs

Jacobs on Geertz, 'After the Fact: Two Countries, Four Decades One Anthropologist'

Clifford Geertz. After the Fact: Two Countries, Four Decades One Anthropologist. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1995. 198 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-00871-7.

Reviewed by Ken Jacobs (Universite de Montreal) Published on H-Ideas (July, 1995)

Author: 
Mikhail Epstein
Reviewer: 
Keith P. Dyrud

Dyrud on Epstein, 'After the Future: The Paradoxes of Postmodernism and Contemporary Russian Culture (Critical Perspectives on Modern Culture)'

Mikhail Epstein. After the Future: The Paradoxes of Postmodernism and Contemporary Russian Culture (Critical Perspectives on Modern Culture). Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1995. . $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87023-973-1; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87023-974-8.

Reviewed by Keith P. Dyrud (Concordia College, St. Paul) Published on H-Russia (July, 1995)

Author: 
James G. Richter
Reviewer: 
Aron G. Tannenbaum

Tannenbaum on Richter, 'Khrushchev's Double Bind: International Pressures and Domestic Coalition Politics'

James G. Richter. Khrushchev's Double Bind: International Pressures and Domestic Coalition Politics. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. ix + 263 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-4814-8.

Reviewed by Aron G. Tannenbaum (Political Science Department, Lander University) Published on H-Russia (July, 1995)

Author: 
Sidney M. Milkis
Reviewer: 
Ballard C. Campbell

Campbell on Milkis, 'The President and the Parties: The Transformation of the American Party System since the New Deal'

Sidney M. Milkis. The President and the Parties: The Transformation of the American Party System since the New Deal. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. xi + 404 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-508425-2.

Reviewed by Ballard C. Campbell (Northeastern University) Published on H-Pol (July, 1995)

Author: 
Heide Fehrenbach
Reviewer: 
Steven Mintz

Mintz on Fehrenbach, 'Cinema in Democratizing Germany: Reconstructing National Identity After Hitler'

Heide Fehrenbach. Cinema in Democratizing Germany: Reconstructing National Identity After Hitler. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. . $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2204-3; $32.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4512-7.

Reviewed by Steven Mintz (University of Houston) Published on H-Film (July, 1995)

Author: 
Susan Kellogg
Reviewer: 
Edward B. Sisson

Sisson on Kellogg, 'Law and the Transformation of Aztec Culture, 1500-1700'

Susan Kellogg. Law and the Transformation of Aztec Culture, 1500-1700. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1995. xxxiii + 285 pp. $34.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-2702-6.

Reviewed by Edward B. Sisson (University of Mississippi) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1995)

Author: 
Linda Alexander Rodriguez, ed.
Reviewer: 
Hans Vogel

Vogel on Rodriguez, 'Rank and Privilege: The Military and Society in Latin America'

Linda Alexander Rodriguez, ed. Rank and Privilege: The Military and Society in Latin America. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1994. xxii + 239 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2432-7.

Reviewed by Hans Vogel (Leiden University) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1995)

Author: 
Salvador Novo
Reviewer: 
Charley Shively

Shively on Novo, 'The War of the Fatties and Other Stories from Aztec History (Texas Pan American Series)'

Salvador Novo. The War of the Fatties and Other Stories from Aztec History (Texas Pan American Series). Austin: University of Texas Press, 1994. . $14.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-292-79059-9; $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-292-75554-3.

Reviewed by Charley Shively (University of Massachusetts) Published on H-LatAm (July, 1995)

Author: 
Pamela Riney-Kehrberg
Reviewer: 
Aileen Moffatt

Moffatt on Riney-Kehrberg, 'Rooted in Dust: Surviving Drought and Depression in Southwestern Kansas'

Pamela Riney-Kehrberg. Rooted in Dust: Surviving Drought and Depression in Southwestern Kansas. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1994. xiv + 249 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0644-3.

Reviewed by Aileen Moffatt (College of William and Mary) Published on H-Rural (July, 1995)

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