Author: 
Ewa T. Morawska
Reviewer: 
Jay A. Gertzman

Gertzman on Morawska, 'Insecure Prosperity: Small-Town Jews in Industrial America, 1890-1940'

Ewa T. Morawska. Insecure Prosperity: Small-Town Jews in Industrial America, 1890-1940. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1996. xxv + 369 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-03735-6.

Reviewed by Jay A. Gertzman (Mansfield University) Published on H-Antisemitism (July, 1996)

Jewish Life and Culture in Rural Pennsylvania during the EarlierTwentieth Century

Author: 
Gary Gallagher, ed.
Reviewer: 
Lesley J. Gordon

Gordon on Gallagher, 'Chancellorsville: The Battle and Its Aftermath'

Gary Gallagher, ed. Chancellorsville: The Battle and Its Aftermath. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xvi + 263 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2275-3.

Reviewed by Lesley J. Gordon (Murray State University ) Published on H-CivWar (July, 1996)

Author: 
Jerome Huyler
Reviewer: 
Adam Parker

Parker on Huyler, 'Locke in America: The Moral Philosophy of the Founding Era'

Jerome Huyler. Locke in America: The Moral Philosophy of the Founding Era. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1995. xii + 394 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0642-9.

Reviewed by Adam Parker (University of Wisconsin at Madison) Published on H-Pol (July, 1996)

Looking for Locke

Author: 
Dona Brown
Reviewer: 
Philip J. Landon

Landon on Brown, 'Inventing New England: Regional Tourism in the Nineteenth Century'

Dona Brown. Inventing New England: Regional Tourism in the Nineteenth Century. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995. ix + 253 pp. $23.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56098-473-3.

Reviewed by Philip J. Landon (University of Maryland--Baltimore County) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 1996)

Tourism and the Idea of New England

Author: 
Randy Roberts, James S. Olson
Reviewer: 
Kenneth R. Dvorak

Dvorak on Roberts and Olson, 'John Wayne, American'

Randy Roberts, James S. Olson. John Wayne, American. New York: The Free Press, 1995. x + 738 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-02-923837-0.

Reviewed by Kenneth R. Dvorak (American Culture Studies) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 1996)

John Wayne: American Icon and Football Player

Author: 
Sanford Sternlicht
Reviewer: 
Alan S. Tinkler

Tinkler on Sternlicht, 'All Things Herriot: James Herriot and His Peaceable Kingdom'

Sanford Sternlicht. All Things Herriot: James Herriot and His Peaceable Kingdom. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1995. xii + 174 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-0322-1.

Reviewed by Alan S. Tinkler (Oklahoma State University) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 1996)

James Herriot--Master of Nostalgia?

Author: 
Howard L. Harrod
Reviewer: 
Michelle R. Kloppenburg

Kloppenburg on Harrod, 'Becoming and Remaining a People: Native American Religions on the Northern Plains'

Howard L. Harrod. Becoming and Remaining a People: Native American Religions on the Northern Plains. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1995. xx + 149 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8165-1569-1; $31.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8165-1583-7.

Reviewed by Michelle R. Kloppenburg (University of Paderborn, Germany) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 1996)

Religion and Native Americans

Author: 
Nicole Etcheson
Reviewer: 
Lucy Jayne Kamau

Kamau on Etcheson, 'The Emerging Midwest: Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861'

Nicole Etcheson. The Emerging Midwest: Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996. xiii + 205 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-32994-3.

Reviewed by Lucy Jayne Kamau (Northeastern Illinois University) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 1996)

The Old Northwest and Western Identity in the Antebellum US

Author: 
Jack B. Moore
Reviewer: 
Themis Chronopoulos

Chronopoulos on Moore, 'Skinheads Shaved for Battle: A Cultural History of American Skinheads'

Jack B. Moore. Skinheads Shaved for Battle: A Cultural History of American Skinheads. Bowling Green, Ohio: Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1993. 200 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87972-583-9; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87972-582-2.

Reviewed by Themis Chronopoulos (New School for Social Research) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 1996)

Skinheads: Culture, Politics, History

Author: 
Michael Grossberg
Reviewer: 
J. Herbie DiFonzo

DiFonzo on Grossberg, 'A Judgment for Solomon: The d'Hauteville Case and Legal Experience in Antebellum America'

Michael Grossberg. A Judgment for Solomon: The d'Hauteville Case and Legal Experience in Antebellum America. Cambridge, England, and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996. xvii + 270 pp. $32.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-55745-0; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-55206-6.

Reviewed by J. Herbie DiFonzo (Hofstra University) Published on H-Law (July, 1996)

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