Author: 
Fergus Bordewich
Reviewer: 
Robert C. Doyle

Doyle on Bordewich, 'Killing the White Man's Indian: Reinventing Native Americans at the End of the Twentieth Century'

Fergus Bordewich. Killing the White Man's Indian: Reinventing Native Americans at the End of the Twentieth Century. New York: Doubleday, 1996. 400 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-385-42035-8.

Reviewed by Robert C. Doyle (Independent Scholar) Published on H-PCAACA (October, 1996)

Author: 
Leigh Eric Schmidt
Reviewer: 
Joanne Fritz

Fritz on Schmidt, 'Consumer Rites: The Buying and Selling of American Holidays'

Leigh Eric Schmidt. Consumer Rites: The Buying and Selling of American Holidays. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. xvi + 363 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-02980-1.

Reviewed by Joanne Fritz (University of Iowa) Published on H-PCAACA (October, 1996)

American Holidays as Popular Culture

Author: 
Mary Corbin Sies, Christopher Silver, eds.
Reviewer: 
Roger Biles

Biles on Sies and Silver, 'Planning the Twentieth-Century American City'

Mary Corbin Sies, Christopher Silver, eds. Planning the Twentieth-Century American City. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996. xiv + 594 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-5164-3; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5163-6.

Reviewed by Roger Biles (East Carolina State University) Published on H-PCAACA (October, 1996)

City Planning--American Style

Author: 
Sheryl Tynes
Reviewer: 
Scott A. Merriman

Merriman on Tynes, 'Turning Points in Social Security: From "Cruel Hoax" to "Sacred Entitlement"'

Sheryl Tynes. Turning Points in Social Security: From "Cruel Hoax" to "Sacred Entitlement". Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1996. x + 253 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-2579-8.

Reviewed by Scott A. Merriman (Northern Kentucky University) Published on H-PCAACA (October, 1996)

Author: 
Christopher Hitchens
Reviewer: 
Peter S. Fosl

Fosl on Hitchens, 'The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice'

Christopher Hitchens. The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice. London: Verso Books, 1995. xiii + 98 pp. $15.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85984-929-3.

Reviewed by Peter S. Fosl (Hollins College) Published on H-PCAACA (October, 1996)

Author: 
Robert Aspeslagh, Hans Renner, Hans van der Meulen, eds.
Reviewer: 
Hugh Agnew

Agnew on Aspeslagh and Renner and Meulen, 'Im historischen WÖ¼rgegriff: Die Beziehungen zwischen Ungarn und der Slowakei in der Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft'

Robert Aspeslagh, Hans Renner, Hans van der Meulen, eds. Im historischen WÖ¼rgegriff: Die Beziehungen zwischen Ungarn und der Slowakei in der Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlag, 1994. 180 pp. DM 48,00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-7890-3290-5.

Reviewed by Hugh Agnew (George Washington University) Published on HABSBURG (October, 1996)

Author: 
Mari A. Firkatian
Reviewer: 
Lohr Miller

Miller on Firkatian, 'The Forest Traveler: Georgi Stoikov Rakovski and Bulgarian Nationalism (Balkan Studies)'

Mari A. Firkatian. The Forest Traveler: Georgi Stoikov Rakovski and Bulgarian Nationalism (Balkan Studies). New York: P. Lang, 1996. xiii + 194 pp. $51.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8204-2826-0.

Reviewed by Lohr Miller (Louisiana State University) Published on HABSBURG (October, 1996)

Georgi Rakovski: The Heroic Image

Author: 
GÖ¼nter Bischof, Anton Pelinka, eds.
Reviewer: 
James William Miller

Miller on Bischof and Pelinka, 'Austro-Corporatism: Past, Present, and Future'

GÖ¼nter Bischof, Anton Pelinka, eds. Austro-Corporatism: Past, Present, and Future. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1996. 211 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56000-833-0.

Reviewed by James William Miller (University of Arkansas at Little Rock) Published on HABSBURG (October, 1996)

Austro-Corporatism in Transition

Author: 
Gail Bederman
Reviewer: 
John McClymer

McClymer on Bederman, 'Manliness & Civilization: A Cultural History of Gender and Race in the United States, 1880-1917'

Gail Bederman. Manliness & Civilization: A Cultural History of Gender and Race in the United States, 1880-1917. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1995. xiii + 307 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-04138-4.

Reviewed by John McClymer (Department of History, Assumption College) Published on H-SHGAPE (October, 1996)

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