Author: 
Paul A. Cimbala
Reviewer: 
Randy Finley

Finley on Cimbala, 'Under the Guardianship of the Nation: The Freedmen's Bureau and the Reconstruction of Georgia, 1865-1870'

Paul A. Cimbala. Under the Guardianship of the Nation: The Freedmen's Bureau and the Reconstruction of Georgia, 1865-1870. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997. xx + 395 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-1891-2.

Reviewed by Randy Finley (Department of Social Sciences, Georgia Perimeter College) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

Author: 
Bradley G. Bond
Reviewer: 
Robert P. Forbes

Forbes on Bond, 'Political Culture in the Nineteenth-Century South: Mississippi, 1830-1890'

Bradley G. Bond. Political Culture in the Nineteenth-Century South: Mississippi, 1830-1890. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. 343 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-1976-1.

Reviewed by Robert P. Forbes (Rutgers, The State University for New Jersey) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

Author: 
George M. Blackburn
Reviewer: 
Richard Sonn

Sonn on Blackburn, 'French Newspaper Opinion on the American Civil War'

George M. Blackburn. French Newspaper Opinion on the American Civil War. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1997. xii + 158 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-30261-9.

Reviewed by Richard Sonn (University of Arkansas) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

Author: 
Larry B. Maier
Reviewer: 
George C. Rable

Rable on Maier, 'Rough and Regular: A History of Philadelphia's 119th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, the Gray Reserves'

Larry B. Maier. Rough and Regular: A History of Philadelphia's 119th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, the Gray Reserves. Shippensburg, Penn.: Burd Street Press, 1997. . $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-082-6.

Reviewed by George C. Rable (Anderson University) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

Author: 
Chester G. Hearn
Reviewer: 
Michael Pierson

Pierson on Hearn, 'When the Devil Came Down to Dixie: Ben Butler in New Orleans'

Chester G. Hearn. When the Devil Came Down to Dixie: Ben Butler in New Orleans. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1997. xii + 260 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2180-1.

Reviewed by Michael Pierson (Department of History, University of Massachusetts, Lowell) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

Author: 
Colin J. Davis
Reviewer: 
Janet F. Davidson

Davidson on Davis, 'Power At Odds: The National Railroad Shopmen's Strike'

Colin J. Davis. Power At Odds: The National Railroad Shopmen's Strike. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1997. xii + 244 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06612-2; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02312-5.

Reviewed by Janet F. Davidson (University of Delaware) Published on H-Labor (December, 1997)

Author: 
Laurie Bernstein
Reviewer: 
Michelle DenBeste

DenBeste on Bernstein, 'Sonia's Daughters: Prostitutes and Their Regulation in Imperial Russia'

Laurie Bernstein. Sonia's Daughters: Prostitutes and Their Regulation in Imperial Russia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. xiii + 344. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08916-7.

Reviewed by Michelle DenBeste (Social Sciences and Philosophy Department, Arkansas Tech University) Published on H-Russia (December, 1997)

Prostitution in Imperial Russia

Author: 
Vamik D. Volkan, Norman Itzkowitz, Andrew W. Dod
Reviewer: 
William E. Pemberton

Pemberton on Volkan and Itzkowitz and Dod, 'Richard Nixon: A Psychobiography'

Vamik D. Volkan, Norman Itzkowitz, Andrew W. Dod. Richard Nixon: A Psychobiography. New York: Columbia University Press, 1997. xii + 190 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-10854-6.

Reviewed by William E. Pemberton (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse) Published on H-Pol (December, 1997)

Author: 
Matthew J. Dickinson
Reviewer: 
John H. Schroeder

Schroeder on Dickinson, 'Bitter Harvest: FDR Presidential Power and the Growth of the Presidential Branch'

Matthew J. Dickinson. Bitter Harvest: FDR Presidential Power and the Growth of the Presidential Branch. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. x + 267 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-48193-9.

Reviewed by John H. Schroeder (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-Pol (December, 1997)

Author: 
Jake Pickle And Peggy Pickle
Reviewer: 
George N. Green

Green on Pickle, 'Jake'

Jake Pickle And Peggy Pickle. Jake. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1997. xxii + 238 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-292-76572-6.

Reviewed by George N. Green (University of Texas at Arlington) Published on H-Pol (December, 1997)

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