Author: 
Jeannie M. Whayne
Reviewer: 
James H. Tuten

Tuten on Whayne, 'A New Plantation South: Land, Labor, and Federal Favor in Twentieth-Century Arkansas'

Jeannie M. Whayne. A New Plantation South: Land, Labor, and Federal Favor in Twentieth-Century Arkansas. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1996. xvi +324 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-1655-2.

Reviewed by James H. Tuten (Ph.D. Candidate, History, Emory University) Published on H-Rural (May, 1997)

Author: 
Christoph Reinprecht
Reviewer: 
Jeremy King

King on Reinprecht, 'Nostalgie und Amnesie: Bewertungen von Vergangenheit in der Tschechischen Republik und in Ungarn'

Christoph Reinprecht. Nostalgie und Amnesie: Bewertungen von Vergangenheit in der Tschechischen Republik und in Ungarn. Wien: Döcker Verlag, 1996. 288 S. DM 43,- (cloth), ISBN 978-3-85115-206-7.

Reviewed by Jeremy King (Mount Holyoke College) Published on HABSBURG (May, 1997)

East Central Europe's Ever-Present Past Since 1989

Author: 
Hiroyuki Hasegawa
Reviewer: 
Jing Zhao

Zhao on Hasegawa, 'Ajia no Keizaihatten to Seifu no Yakuwari'

Hiroyuki Hasegawa. Ajia no Keizaihatten to Seifu no Yakuwari. Tokyo: Bunshindo, 1995. xiv + 301 pp. 3,500 Yen (cloth), ISBN 978-4-8309-4179-5.

Reviewed by Jing Zhao (US-Japan-China Comparative Policy Research Institute, San Jose, USA) Published on H-Japan (May, 1997)

Author: 
William C. Davis
Reviewer: 
Thomas A. DeBlack

DeBlack on Davis, 'The Cause Lost: Myths and Realities of the Confederacy'

William C. Davis. The Cause Lost: Myths and Realities of the Confederacy. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1996. xi + 224 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0809-6.

Reviewed by Thomas A. DeBlack (Arkansas Tech University) Published on H-CivWar (May, 1997)

Author: 
Flemming Hemmersam, ed.
Reviewer: 
Anette Vasstroem

Vasstroem on Hemmersam, 'To Work, To Life Or To Death: Studies In Working Class Lore'

Flemming Hemmersam, ed. To Work, To Life Or To Death: Studies In Working Class Lore. Copenhagen: Society for Research in the History of Labor Movements in Denmark, 1996. 363 pp. DKK 280.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-87-87739-41-2.

Reviewed by Anette Vasstroem (Curator, The Workers Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark) Published on H-Labor (May, 1997)

Author: 
Christopher Lyle Johnstone, ed.
Reviewer: 
J. D. H. Amador

Amador on Johnstone, 'Theory, Text, Context. Issues in Greek Rhetoric and Oratory'

Christopher Lyle Johnstone, ed. Theory, Text, Context. Issues in Greek Rhetoric and Oratory. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1997. viii + 196 pp. $54.50 (cloth), ISBN 0-791-43107-x; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7914-3108-5.

Reviewed by J. D. H. Amador (Santa Rosa Junior College) Published on H-Rhetor (May, 1997)

Author: 
Thomas A. Bass
Reviewer: 
Michael L. Krenn

Krenn on Bass, 'Vietnamerica: The War Comes Home' and Thomas A. Bass, 'Vietnamerica: The War Comes Home'

Thomas A. Bass. Vietnamerica: The War Comes Home. New York: Soho Press, 1996. 278 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56947-050-3.Thomas A. Bass. Vietnamerica: The War Comes Home. New York: Soho Press, 1996. 278 pp.

Reviewed by Michael L. Krenn (University of Miami) Published on H-Pol (May, 1997)

The Dust of Life

Author: 
Donald Warren
Reviewer: 
Leslie Woodcock Tentler

Tentler on Warren, 'Charles Coughlin: The Father of Hate Radio'

Donald Warren. Charles Coughlin: The Father of Hate Radio. New York: The Free Press, 1996. ix + 376 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-684-82403-1.

Reviewed by Leslie Woodcock Tentler (University of Michigan-Dearborn) Published on H-Antisemitism (April, 1997)

Vox Populi? Revisiting the Career of Father Charles Coughlin

Author: 
Steven E. Woodworth, ed.
Reviewer: 
John David Smith

Smith on Woodworth, 'The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research'

Steven E. Woodworth, ed. The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1996. xiv + 754 pp. $99.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29019-0.

Reviewed by John David Smith (North Carolina State University) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1997)

Author: 
Gregg Andrews
Reviewer: 
Millie Beik

Beik on Andrews, 'City of Dust: A Cement Company Town in the Land of Tom Sawyer'

Gregg Andrews. City of Dust: A Cement Company Town in the Land of Tom Sawyer. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1996. xii + 360 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-1074-6.

Reviewed by Millie Beik (Independent Historian, Atlanta, Georgia) Published on H-Labor (April, 1997)

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