Author: 
Dennis C. Rousey
Reviewer: 
Joseph Logsdon

Logsdon on Rousey, 'Policing the Southern City: New Orleans 1805-1889'


Dennis C. Rousey. Policing the Southern City: New Orleans 1805-1889. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1996. xii + 226 pp. $48.75 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2046-0.

Reviewed by Joseph Logsdon (University of New Orleans)
Published on H-Urban (November, 1997)

Southern City Cops: A Mirror of the American Urban Future?

Author: 
Elizabeth Isichei
Reviewer: 
Charles W. McClellan

McClellan on Isichei, 'A History of African Societies to 1870'


Elizabeth Isichei. A History of African Societies to 1870. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. x + 578 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 0-521-45441; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-45444-5.

Reviewed by Charles W. McClellan (Radford University)
Published on H-AfrTeach (November, 1997)

Author: 
Robert Kanigel
Reviewer: 
Hindy Lauer Schachter

Schachter on Kanigel, 'The One Best Way: Frederick Winslow Taylor and the Enigma of Efficiency'


Robert Kanigel. The One Best Way: Frederick Winslow Taylor and the Enigma of Efficiency. New York: Viking, 1997. 676 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-86402-7.

Reviewed by Hindy Lauer Schachter (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
Published on H-Business (November, 1997)

The Controversy Continues

Author: 
Susan Ariel Aaronson
Reviewer: 
Mira Wilkins

Wilkins on Aaronson, 'Trade and the American Dream: A Social History of Postwar Trade Policy'


Susan Ariel Aaronson. Trade and the American Dream: A Social History of Postwar Trade Policy. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996. xvii + 262 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8131-0874-2; $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1955-7.

Reviewed by Mira Wilkins (Florida International University)
Published on H-Business (November, 1997)

Author: 
Rhodri Windsor Liscombe
Reviewer: 
David Monteyne

Monteyne on Liscombe, 'The New Spirit: Modern Architecture in Vancouver, 1938-1963'


Rhodri Windsor Liscombe. The New Spirit: Modern Architecture in Vancouver, 1938-1963. Montreal: Canadian Centre for Architecture, 1997. 208 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55054-555-5.

Reviewed by David Monteyne (University of British Columbia)
Published on H-Canada (November, 1997)

Author: 
Karen Anderson
Reviewer: 
Ronald Schultz

Schultz on Anderson, 'Changing Woman: A History of Racial Ethnic Women in Modern America'


Karen Anderson. Changing Woman: A History of Racial Ethnic Women in Modern America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. 291 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-511788-2; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-505462-0.

Reviewed by Ronald Schultz (University of Wyoming)
Published on H-Women (November, 1997)

Author: 
Nikki R. Keddie, ed.
Reviewer: 
Laura A. Belmonte

Belmonte on Keddie, 'Debating Gender. Debating Sexuality'


Nikki R. Keddie, ed. Debating Gender. Debating Sexuality. New York: New York University Press, 1996. xv + 331 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-4655-4; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-4654-7.

Reviewed by Laura A. Belmonte (Oklahoma State University)
Published on H-Women (November, 1997)

Heated Issues

Author: 
Brian McAllister Linn
Reviewer: 
Roger Dingman

Dingman on Linn, 'Guardians of Empire: The U.S. Army and the Pacific, 1902-1949'


Brian McAllister Linn. Guardians of Empire: The U.S. Army and the Pacific, 1902-1949. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. xvi + 343 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2321-7.

Reviewed by Roger Dingman (Department of History, University of Southern California)
Published on H-Diplo (November, 1997)

Author: 
Joseph G. Morgan
Reviewer: 
Edwin Moise

Moise on Morgan, 'The Vietnam Lobby: The American Friends of Vietnam, 1955-1975'


Joseph G. Morgan. The Vietnam Lobby: The American Friends of Vietnam, 1955-1975. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. xviii + 229 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2322-4.

Reviewed by Edwin Moise (Clemson University)
Published on H-Diplo (November, 1997)

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