Author: 
Jeffrey Cole
Reviewer: 
Eric Maheu

Maheu on Cole, 'The New Racism in Europe: A Sicilian Ethnography'

Jeffrey Cole. The New Racism in Europe: A Sicilian Ethnography. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. xi + 153 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-58493-7.

Reviewed by Eric Maheu (Department of Anthropology, Université de Montréal, Canada) Published on H-SAE (May, 1999)

La construction de l'Autre dans la vie quotidienne

Author: 
Timothy D. Johnson
Reviewer: 
Susannah U. Bruce

Bruce on Eisenhower, 'Agent of Destiny: The Life and Times of General Winfield Scott' and Johnson, 'Winfield Scott: The Quest for Military Glory'

John S. D. Eisenhower. Agent of Destiny: The Life and Times of General Winfield Scott. New York and London: The Free Press, 1997. xiv + 464 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-684-84451-0.Timothy D. Johnson. Winfield Scott: The Quest for Military Glory. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1998. xi + 315 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0914-7.

Author: 
Stephen M. Samtur, Martin A. Jackson
Reviewer: 
Joseph Dorinson

Dorinson on Samtur and Jackson, 'The Bronx: Lost, Found, and Remembered, 1935-1975'

Stephen M. Samtur, Martin A. Jackson. The Bronx: Lost, Found, and Remembered, 1935-1975. Scarsdale, N.Y.: Back in the Bronx, 1999. vi + 248 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9657221-1-7.

Reviewed by Joseph Dorinson (Long Island University-Brooklyn) Published on H-PCAACA (April, 1999)

Author: 
Linda Troost, Sayre Greenfield, eds.
Reviewer: 
Wendy J. Donat

Donat on Troost and Greenfield, 'Jane Austen in Hollywood'

Linda Troost, Sayre Greenfield, eds. Jane Austen in Hollywood. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998. 240 pp. $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8131-2084-3.

Reviewed by Wendy J. Donat (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Film (April, 1999)

Opening Line

Author: 
Kathryn Bernheimer
Reviewer: 
Solomon Davidoff

Davidoff on Bernheimer, 'The 50 Greatest Jewish Movies: A Critic's Ranking of the Very Best'

Kathryn Bernheimer. The 50 Greatest Jewish Movies: A Critic's Ranking of the Very Best. Secaucus, N.J.: Carol Publishing Group, 1998. xi + 212 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55972-457-9.

Reviewed by Solomon Davidoff (Bowling Green State University) Published on H-Film (April, 1999)

Eight Fingers

Author: 
Jonathan Veitch
Reviewer: 
Joseph Dorinson

Dorinson on Veitch, 'American Supperrealism: Nathaniel West and the Politics of Representation in the 1930s'

Jonathan Veitch. American Supperrealism: Nathaniel West and the Politics of Representation in the 1930s. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1997. 232 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-15704-3; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-15700-5.

Reviewed by Joseph Dorinson (Long Island University) Published on H-Film (April, 1999)

Social Tendencies

Author: 
David Puttnam
Reviewer: 
Dina Lordanova

Lordanova on Puttnam, 'The Undeclared War: The Struggle for Control of the World's Film Industry'

David Puttnam. The Undeclared War: The Struggle for Control of the World's Film Industry. London: HarperCollins, 1997. xii + 413 pp. $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-00-255675-0.

Reviewed by Dina Lordanova (Leicester University) Published on H-Film (April, 1999)

Author: 
Michael L. Stephens
Reviewer: 
James Everett

Everett on Stephens, 'Art Directors in Cinema: A Worldwide Biographical Dictionary'

Michael L. Stephens. Art Directors in Cinema: A Worldwide Biographical Dictionary. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 1998. x + 350 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7864-0312-7.

Reviewed by James Everett (Mississippi College) Published on H-Film (April, 1999)

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