Author: 
Rudolf Lenz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Cornelia Niekus Moore

Moore on Lenz, 'Katalog der Leichenpredigten und sonstiger Trauerschriften im Thüringischen Staatsarchiv Rudolstadt' and Lenz, 'Katalog der Leichenpredigten und sonstiger Trauerschriften in den Kirchenbibliotheken St. Nikolai und St. Thomas zu Leipzig'

Rudolf Lenz, ed. Katalog der Leichenpredigten und sonstiger Trauerschriften im Thüringischen Staatsarchiv Rudolstadt. Marburger Personalschriften. Stuttgart: Steiner, 2008. XIII + 668 pp. EUR 54.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-515-09206-7.Rudolf Lenz, ed. Katalog der Leichenpredigten und sonstiger Trauerschriften in den Kirchenbibliotheken St. Nikolai und St. Thomas zu Leipzig. Marburger Personalschriften. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2008. xiv + 216 pp. EUR 34.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-515-09291-3.

Author: 
Matthew D. Childs
Reviewer: 
David Sartorius

Sartorius on Childs, 'The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the Struggle against Atlantic Slavery'

Matthew D. Childs. The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the Struggle against Atlantic Slavery. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006. 320 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5772-4.

Reviewed by David Sartorius (University of Maryland) Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2010) Commissioned by Jordana Dym

Reframing Rebellions

Author: 
Herbert W. Basser
Reviewer: 
Michael Cook

Cook on Basser, 'The Mind behind the Gospels: A Commentary to Matthew 1-14'

Herbert W. Basser. The Mind behind the Gospels: A Commentary to Matthew 1-14. Boston: Academic Studies Press, 2009. xvii + 377 pp. $69.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-934843-33-8; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-934843-34-5.

Reviewed by Michael Cook (Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion) Published on H-Judaic (January, 2010) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Early Rabbinic Rhetoric in Matthew?

Author: 
Matthew D. Lassiter
Reviewer: 
Craig Kaplowitz

Kaplowitz on Lassiter, 'The Silent Majority: Suburban Politics in the Sunbelt South'

Matthew D. Lassiter. The Silent Majority: Suburban Politics in the Sunbelt South. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006. xiii + 390 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-09255-3.

Reviewed by Craig Kaplowitz (Department of History, Judson College) Published on H-Pol (January, 2010)

Southern Unexceptionalism

Author: 
Gail Fenske
Reviewer: 
Roberta Moudry

Moudry on Fenske, 'The Skyscraper and the City: The Woolworth Building and the Making of Modern New York'

Gail Fenske. The Skyscraper and the City: The Woolworth Building and the Making of Modern New York. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. Illustrations. xii + 400 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-24141-8.

Reviewed by Roberta Moudry (Cornell University) Published on H-Urban (January, 2010) Commissioned by Sharon L. Irish

The Woolworth Building Made Visible

Author: 
Devin Fergus
Reviewer: 
Jama Lazerow

Lazerow on Fergus, 'Liberalism, Black Power, and the Making of American Politics, 1965-1980'

Devin Fergus. Liberalism, Black Power, and the Making of American Politics, 1965-1980. Politics and Culture in the Twentieth-Century South Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2009. Illustrations. 364 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-3323-6; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3324-3.

Reviewed by Jama Lazerow (Wheelock College) Published on H-NC (January, 2010) Commissioned by Judkin J. Browning

Author: 
Dale E. Zacher
Reviewer: 
Jon Bekken

Bekken on Zacher, 'The Scripps Newspapers Go to War, 1914-18'

Dale E. Zacher. The Scripps Newspapers Go to War, 1914-18. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008. x + 285 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03158-8.

Reviewed by Jon Bekken (Albright College) Published on Jhistory (January, 2010) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Scripps and the Drumbeat to War

Author: 
Douglas H. Shantz
Reviewer: 
Kelly J. Whitmer

Whitmer on Shantz, 'Between Sardis and Philadelphia: The Life and World of Pietist Court Preacher Conrad Bröske.'

Douglas H. Shantz. Between Sardis and Philadelphia: The Life and World of Pietist Court Preacher Conrad Bröske. Studies in Medieval and Reformation Traditions. Leiden: Brill, 2008. 317 pp. $148.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-16968-5.

Reviewed by Kelly J. Whitmer (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin) Published on H-German (January, 2010) Commissioned by Susan R. Boettcher

Author: 
H. David Stone, Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Baugess

Baugess on Stone, 'Vital Rails: The Charleston & Savannah Railroad and the Civil War in Coastal South Carolina'

H. David Stone, Jr. Vital Rails: The Charleston & Savannah Railroad and the Civil War in Coastal South Carolina. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008. xiii + 369 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-716-0.

Reviewed by James Baugess (Columbus State Community College) Published on H-SC (January, 2010) Commissioned by Phillip Stone

Author: 
Jeffry H. Morrison
Reviewer: 
R. B. Bernstein

Bernstein on Morrison, 'The Political Philosophy of George Washington'

Jeffry H. Morrison. The Political Philosophy of George Washington. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. 256 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-9109-0.

Reviewed by R. B. Bernstein (New York Law School) Published on H-Law (January, 2010) Commissioned by Christopher R. Waldrep

George Washington Thinking

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