Author: 
Katrina Irving
Reviewer: 
John McClymer

McClymer on Irving, 'Immigrant Mothers: Narratives of Race and Maternity, 1890-1925'

Katrina Irving. Immigrant Mothers: Narratives of Race and Maternity, 1890-1925. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2000. x + 148 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02534-1.

Reviewed by John McClymer (Department of History, Assumption College) Published on H-Women (June, 2000)

Is There Discourse Beyond Race and Gender?

Author: 
Lorna Hudson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Carole Collier Frick

Frick on Hudson, 'Feminism and Renaissance Studies'

Lorna Hudson, ed. Feminism and Renaissance Studies. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. ix + 467 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-878243-8.

Reviewed by Carole Collier Frick (Department of Historical Studies, Southern Illinois University) Published on H-Women (June, 2000)

Author: 
Maureen E. Montgomery
Reviewer: 
Michele Plott

Plott on Montgomery, 'Displaying Women: Spectacles of Leisure in Edith Wharton's New York'

Maureen E. Montgomery. Displaying Women: Spectacles of Leisure in Edith Wharton's New York. New York and London: Routledge, 1998. ix + 206 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-90566-4; $100.00 (library), ISBN 978-0-415-90565-7.

Reviewed by Michele Plott (Department of History, Suffolk University) Published on H-Women (June, 2000)

Author: 
Stanley Hoffmann
Reviewer: 
Allyson Ford

Ford on Hoffmann, 'World Disorders: Troubled Peace in the Post-Cold War Era'

Stanley Hoffmann. World Disorders: Troubled Peace in the Post-Cold War Era. Lanham, Maryland and Oxford, England: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1998. vii + 279 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8574-5.

Reviewed by Allyson Ford (Department of Political Science, Columbia University.) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2000)

Author: 
David Alvarez
Reviewer: 
John E. Haynes

Haynes on Alvarez, 'Secret Messages: Codebreaking and American Diplomacy 1930-1945'

David Alvarez. Secret Messages: Codebreaking and American Diplomacy 1930-1945. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 2000. xi + 292 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1013-6.

Reviewed by John E. Haynes (20th century political historian, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2000)

Codebreaking, American Style

Author: 
David Painter
Reviewer: 
Tom Nichols

Nichols on Painter, 'The Cold War: An International History'

David Painter. The Cold War: An International History. London: Routledge, 2000. 130 pp. $60.00 (cloth) ISBN 0-415-19446-6; $14.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-15316-4.

Reviewed by Tom Nichols (Department of Strategy, U.S. Naval War College) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2000)

Author: 
David Savran
Reviewer: 
Sara Martin

Martin on Savran, 'Taking It Like a Man: White Masculinity, Masochism, and Contemporary American Culture'

David Savran. Taking It Like a Man: White Masculinity, Masochism, and Contemporary American Culture. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1998. x + 382 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-01637-5.

Reviewed by Sara Martin (Departament de Filologia Anglesa i de Germanistica, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain) Published on H-PCAACA (June, 2000)

Author: 
Patricia West
Reviewer: 
Millie Jackson

Jackson on West, 'Domesticating History: The Political Origins of America's House Museums'

Patricia West. Domesticating History: The Political Origins of America's House Museums. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1999. 241 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56098-836-6; $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56098-811-3.

Reviewed by Millie Jackson (Grand Valley State University) Published on H-PCAACA (June, 2000)

Author: 
Edwin S. Gaustad, ed.
Reviewer: 
John Kloos

Kloos on Gaustad, 'Memoirs of the Spirit'

Edwin S. Gaustad, ed. Memoirs of the Spirit. Grand Rapids, Mich. and Cambridge, U.K.: William B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1999. xix + 356 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8028-3867-4.

Reviewed by John Kloos (Religious Studies, Benedictine University) Published on H-AmRel (June, 2000)

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