Author: 
Kimberly A. Redding
Reviewer: 
Diethelm Prowe

Prowe on Redding, 'Growing up in Hitler's Shadow: Remembering Youth in Postwar Berlin'


Kimberly A. Redding. Growing up in Hitler's Shadow: Remembering Youth in Postwar Berlin. Westport: Greenwood Publishing Group, 2004. xvi + 193 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-275-97961-4.

Reviewed by Diethelm Prowe (Department of History, Carleton College)
Published on H-German (June, 2005)

World History from the Bottom up

Author: 
Daniel E. Walker
Reviewer: 
Justin Nystrom

Nystrom on Walker, 'No More, No More: Slavery and Cultural Resistance in Havana and New Orleans'


Daniel E. Walker. No More, No More: Slavery and Cultural Resistance in Havana and New Orleans. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2004. xiv + 188 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-4327-1.

Reviewed by Justin Nystrom (Department of History, Georgia Southern University)
Published on H-South (June, 2005)

Celebrations of Resistance

Author: 
W. Scott Poole
Reviewer: 
Susan-Mary C. Grant

Grant on Poole, 'Never Surrender: Confederate Memory and Conservatism in the South Carolina Upcountry'


W. Scott Poole. Never Surrender: Confederate Memory and Conservatism in the South Carolina Upcountry. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2004. x + 263 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-2507-1; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-2508-8.

Reviewed by Susan-Mary C. Grant (School of Historical Studies, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne)
Published on H-South (June, 2005)

Author: 
S. Scott Rohrer
Reviewer: 
Mary Beth Mathews

Mathews on Rohrer, 'Hope's Promise: Religion and Acculturation in the Southern Backcountry'


S. Scott Rohrer. Hope's Promise: Religion and Acculturation in the Southern Backcountry. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2005. xxxiv + 266 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1435-4.

Reviewed by Mary Beth Mathews (Arlington, Virginia)
Published on H-South (June, 2005)

A Promise Kept?

Author: 
David Waldstreicher
Reviewer: 
Robert H. Gudmestad

Gudmestad on Waldstreicher, 'Runaway America: Benjamin Franklin, Slavery, and the American Revolution'


David Waldstreicher. Runaway America: Benjamin Franklin, Slavery, and the American Revolution. New York: Hill & Wang, 2004. xv + 315 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-8314-5.

Reviewed by Robert H. Gudmestad (Department of History, University of Memphis)
Published on H-South (June, 2005)

The Artful Dodger

Author: 
John Ernest
Reviewer: 
Richard Newman

Newman on Ernest, 'Liberation Historiography: African American Writers and the Challenge of History, 1794-1861'


John Ernest. Liberation Historiography: African American Writers and the Challenge of History, 1794-1861. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. xiv + 426 pp. $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5521-8; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2853-3.

Reviewed by Richard Newman (Department of History, Rochester Institute of Technology)
Published on H-SHEAR (June, 2005)

Author: 
Frank Towers
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Atkins

Atkins on Towers, 'The Urban South and the Coming of the Civil War'


Frank Towers. The Urban South and the Coming of the Civil War. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2004. xi + 285 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-2297-3.

Reviewed by Jonathan Atkins (Department of History, Berry College)
Published on H-SHEAR (June, 2005)

Cancers in a Planter's Paradise

Author: 
Terrell Armistead Crow, Mary Moulton Barden, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jon Wells

Wells on Crow and Barden, 'Live Your Own Life: The Family Papers of Mary Bayard Clarke, 1854-1886'


Terrell Armistead Crow, Mary Moulton Barden, eds. Live Your Own Life: The Family Papers of Mary Bayard Clarke, 1854-1886. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2003. lxii + 466 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-473-2.

Reviewed by Jon Wells (Johnson & Wales University)
Published on H-SAWH (June, 2005)

The Rediscovery of a Southern Woman Writer

Author: 
Leigh Fought
Reviewer: 
Lynn Kennedy

Kennedy on Fought, 'Southern Womanhood and Slavery: A Biography of Louisa S. McCord, 1810-1879'


Leigh Fought. Southern Womanhood and Slavery: A Biography of Louisa S. McCord, 1810-1879. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2003. xiv + 216 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-1470-6.

Reviewed by Lynn Kennedy (Department of History, University of Lethbridge)
Published on H-SAWH (June, 2005)

A Woman of Contradictions

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