Author: 
Richard O. Davies
Reviewer: 
R. Douglas Hurt

Hurt on Davies, 'Main Street Blues: The Decline of Small-town America'

Richard O. Davies. Main Street Blues: The Decline of Small-town America. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1998. xiii + 234 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8142-0782-6; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-0781-9.

Reviewed by R. Douglas Hurt (Department of History, Iowa State University) Published on H-Ohio (May, 1999)

The Death of Small Towns

Author: 
Sergei M. Soloviev
Reviewer: 
Russell E. Martin

Martin on Soloviev, 'History of Russia, Vol. 23, Tsar Alexis: A Reign Ends' and Soloviev, 'History of Russia, Vol. 43, Catherine the Great in Power: Domestic and Foreign Affairs, 1763-1764'

Sergei M. Soloviev. History of Russia, Vol. 23, Tsar Alexis: A Reign Ends. Gulf Breeze, Fla.: Academic International Press, 1998. xx + 208 pp. Sergei M. Soloviev. History of Russia, Vol. 43, Catherine the Great in Power: Domestic and Foreign Affairs, 1763-1764. Gulf Breeze, Fla.: Academic International Press, 1998. xxxiii + 303 pp.

Reviewed by Russell E. Martin (Westminster College) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Author: 
Eric Naiman
Reviewer: 
Bryan Ganaway

Ganaway on Naiman, 'Sex in Public: The Incarnation of Soviet Ideology'

Eric Naiman. Sex in Public: The Incarnation of Soviet Ideology. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997. x + 307 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-02626-8.

Reviewed by Bryan Ganaway (Department of History, College of Charleston) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Sexual Discourse and the Production of Reality in Soviet Russia, 1921-1928

Author: 
Glennys Young
Reviewer: 
Michael C. Hickey

Hickey on Young, 'Power and the Sacred in Revolutionary Russia: Religious Activists in the Village'

Glennys Young. Power and the Sacred in Revolutionary Russia: Religious Activists in the Village. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1997. xvii + 307 pp. $47.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-01720-4.

Reviewed by Michael C. Hickey (Department of History, Bloomsburg University) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Religion and Resistance in the NEP Village

Author: 
David R. Jones, ed.
Reviewer: 
Johanna Granville

Granville on Jones, 'The Military Encyclopedia of Russia and Eurasia'

David R. Jones, ed. The Military Encyclopedia of Russia and Eurasia. Gulf Breeze, Fla.: Academic International Press, 1998. xi + 241 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87569-198-5.

Reviewed by Johanna Granville (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Bombs Educate Vigorously

Author: 
Adeeb Khalid
Reviewer: 
Shoshana Keller

Keller on Khalid, 'The Politics of Muslim Cultural Reform: Jadidism in Central Asia'

Adeeb Khalid. The Politics of Muslim Cultural Reform: Jadidism in Central Asia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. xx + 335 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-21356-2; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-21355-5.

Reviewed by Shoshana Keller (Hamilton College) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Imagining Nations: The Jadids in Central Asia

Author: 
Gennady Andreev-Khomiakov
Reviewer: 
Amy E. Randall

Randall on Andreev-Khomiakov, 'Bitter Waters: Life and Work in Stalin's Russia'

Gennady Andreev-Khomiakov. Bitter Waters: Life and Work in Stalin's Russia. Boulder: Westview Press, 1997. xxi + 195 pp. $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-2374-9; $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-2390-9.

Reviewed by Amy E. Randall (DePaul University) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Provincial Russia in the 1930s

Author: 
Kathryn Stoner-Weiss
Reviewer: 
Aron G. Tannenbaum

Tannenbaum on Stoner-Weiss, 'Local Heroes: The Political Economy of Russian Regional Governance'

Kathryn Stoner-Weiss. Local Heroes: The Political Economy of Russian Regional Governance. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997. xvii + 240 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-01195-0.

Reviewed by Aron G. Tannenbaum (Political Science Department, Lander University) Published on H-Russia (May, 1999)

Author: 
Kevin P. Phillips
Reviewer: 
Robert W. Burg

Burg on Phillips, 'The Cousins' Wars: Religion, Politics, and the Triumph of Anglo-America'

Kevin P. Phillips. The Cousins' Wars: Religion, Politics, and the Triumph of Anglo-America. New York: Basic Books, 1999. xxviii + 707 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-01369-2.

Reviewed by Robert W. Burg (Purdue University) Published on H-Pol (May, 1999)

The Emerging Republican Majorities, 1630-1865

Author: 
Gerald J. DeGroot, ed.
Reviewer: 
James M. Ferreira

Ferreira on DeGroot, 'Student Protest: The Sixties and After'

Gerald J. DeGroot, ed. Student Protest: The Sixties and After. London and New York: Longman, 1998. X + 296 pp. $43.50 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-35618-4; $76.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-35619-1.

Reviewed by James M. Ferreira (Department of History, Western Michigan University) Published on H-Pol (May, 1999)

Demythologizing Student Protest

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