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Author: 
Theresa A. Hammond
Reviewer: 
Dale L. Flesher

Flesher on Hammond, 'A White-Collar Profession: African American Certified Public Accountants Since 1921'


Theresa A. Hammond. A White-Collar Profession: African American Certified Public Accountants Since 1921. Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 2002. xii + 211 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5377-1; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2708-6.

Reviewed by Dale L. Flesher (Patterson School of Accountancy, University of Mississippi)
Published on H-Business (September, 2002)

Author: 
Cassandra Tate
Reviewer: 
Kay Kiefer

Kiefer on Tate, 'Cigarette Wars: The Triumph of the Little White Slaver'


Cassandra Tate. Cigarette Wars: The Triumph of the Little White Slaver. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. vi + 204 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-511851-3.

Reviewed by Kay Kiefer (Department of History, Southern Illinois University Carbondale)
Published on H-Business (October, 1999)

Author: 
Ellen Furlough, Carl Strikwerda, eds.
Reviewer: 
Gerd-Rainer Horn

Horn on Furlough and Strikwerda, 'Consumers Against Capitalism? Consumer Cooperation in Europe, North America, and Japan 1840-1990'


Ellen Furlough, Carl Strikwerda, eds. Consumers Against Capitalism? Consumer Cooperation in Europe, North America, and Japan 1840-1990. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. 377 pp. $52.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8649-0; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8648-3.

Reviewed by Gerd-Rainer Horn (Department of History, Western Oregon University)
Published on H-Business (September, 1999)

Author: 
Karen S. Miller
Reviewer: 
Pamela Laird

Laird on Miller, 'The Voice of Business: Hill & Knowlton and Postwar Public Relations'


Karen S. Miller. The Voice of Business: Hill & Knowlton and Postwar Public Relations. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999. xiii + 261 pp. $ 39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2439-9.

Reviewed by Pamela Laird (University of Colorado at Denver)
Published on H-Business (September, 1999)

Listening to a Voice of Business

Author: 
Margaret Levenstein
Reviewer: 
Paul Miranti

Miranti on Levenstein, 'Accounting for Growth: Information Systems and the Creation of the Large Corporation'


Margaret Levenstein. Accounting for Growth: Information Systems and the Creation of the Large Corporation. Stanford, Ca: Stanford University Press, 1998. ix + 277 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-3003-7.

Reviewed by Paul Miranti (Rutgers University)
Published on H-Business (September, 1999)

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