Author: 
Christoph Klein
Reviewer: 
Gerhard Rosegger

Rosegger on Klein, 'Anvertraute Pfunde: Gustav Adolf Klein und die HermannstÖ¤dter allgemeine Sparkassa'

Christoph Klein. Anvertraute Pfunde: Gustav Adolf Klein und die HermannstÖ¤dter allgemeine Sparkassa. KÖ¶ln: BÖ¶hlau Verlag, 1995. viii + 262 pp. 58,- DM (cloth), ISBN 978-3-412-09594-9.

Reviewed by Gerhard Rosegger (Case Western Reserve University) Published on HABSBURG (August, 1996)

A Transylvanian Banker's Life

Author: 
Robert Brent Toplin, ed.
Reviewer: 
Lex Renda

Renda on Toplin, 'Ken Burns's The Civil War: Historians Respond'

Robert Brent Toplin, ed. Ken Burns's The Civil War: Historians Respond. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. xxvi + 197 pp. $24.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-509330-8.

Reviewed by Lex Renda (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-CivWar (August, 1996)

[This is an extended version of a review to be published in The Wisconsin Magazine of History. It is posted here with permission of the publisher.]

Author: 
Nancy L. Clark
Reviewer: 
David Gordon

Gordon on Clark, 'Manufacturing Apartheid: State Corporations in South Africa'

Nancy L. Clark. Manufacturing Apartheid: State Corporations in South Africa. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1994. xiv + 226 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-05638-9.

Reviewed by David Gordon (Department of History, Princeton University ) Published on H-Africa (August, 1996)

Author: 
James McCann
Reviewer: 
Ezekiel B. Gebissa

Gebissa on McCann, 'People of the Plow: An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800-1990'

James McCann. People of the Plow: An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800-1990. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995. xiii + 298 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-14614-6; $54.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-14610-8.

Reviewed by Ezekiel B. Gebissa (Michigan State University) Published on H-Africa (August, 1996)

Author: 
Mark T. Hooker
Reviewer: 
Mark D. Van Ells

Van Ells on Hooker, 'The Military Uses of Literature: Fiction and the Armed Forces in the Soviet Union'

Mark T. Hooker. The Military Uses of Literature: Fiction and the Armed Forces in the Soviet Union. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 1996. x + 242 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-275-95563-2.

Reviewed by Mark D. Van Ells (CUNY-Queensborough) Published on H-War (August, 1996)

A Glimpse into Soviet Military Culture

Author: 
Catherine Price
Reviewer: 
Michelle R. Kloppenburg

Kloppenburg on Price, 'The Oglala People, 1841-1879: A Political History'

Catherine Price. The Oglala People, 1841-1879: A Political History. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1995. xiv + 234 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-3710-0.

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

Plains Indians: Politics and Survival

Author: 
Mary Leefe Laurence
Reviewer: 
Katherine Burger Johnson

Johnson on Laurence, 'Daughter of the Regiment: Memoirs of a Childhood in the Frontier Army, 1878-1898'

Mary Leefe Laurence. Daughter of the Regiment: Memoirs of a Childhood in the Frontier Army, 1878-1898. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1996. xxx + 208 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2919-8.

Reviewed by Katherine Burger Johnson (University of Louisville) Published on H-PCAACA (August, 1996)

Women and the West/Women and the Army

Author: 
Lewis H. Carlson, Kevin B. Vichcales, eds.
Reviewer: 
Marshall Fishwick

Fishwick on Carlson and Vichcales, 'American Popular Culture at Home and Abroad'

Lewis H. Carlson, Kevin B. Vichcales, eds. American Popular Culture at Home and Abroad. Kalamazoo: New Issues Press, 1996. 388 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-932826-43-5; $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-932826-42-8.

Reviewed by Marshall Fishwick (Virginia Tech, Blacksburg) Published on H-PCAACA (August, 1996)

New Anthology on American Popular Culture

Author: 
Douglass K. Daniel
Reviewer: 
Brooks Robards

Robards on Daniel, 'Lou Grant: The Making of TV's Top Newspaper Drama'

Douglass K. Daniel. Lou Grant: The Making of TV's Top Newspaper Drama. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1996. 380 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8156-0363-4.

Reviewed by Brooks Robards (Westfield State College, Massachusetts) Published on H-PCAACA (August, 1996)

Lou Grant: Journalism, Activism, and Controversy

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