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Author: 
Earl C. Hastings, Jr., David Hastings
Reviewer: 
Michael Chesson

Chesson on Hastings and Jr. and Hastings, 'A Pitiless Rain: The Battle of Williamsburg, 1862'

Earl C. Hastings, Jr., David Hastings. A Pitiless Rain: The Battle of Williamsburg, 1862. Shippensburg, Pa.: White Mane Publishing, 1997. ix + 160 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-042-0.

Reviewed by Michael Chesson (Department of History, University of Massachusetts-Boston ) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
Anthony Gene Carey
Reviewer: 
Lloyd Benson

Benson on Carey, 'Parties, Slavery, and the Union in Antebellum Georgia'

Anthony Gene Carey. Parties, Slavery, and the Union in Antebellum Georgia. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997. xxii + 339 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-1898-1.

Reviewed by Lloyd Benson (Department of History, Furman University ) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
Barry A. Crouch, Donaly E. Brice
Reviewer: 
Robert W. Frizzell

Frizzell on Crouch and Brice, 'Cullen Montgomery Baker: Reconstruction Desperado'

Barry A. Crouch, Donaly E. Brice. Cullen Montgomery Baker: Reconstruction Desperado. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1997. xvi + 190 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2140-5.

Reviewed by Robert W. Frizzell (Bailey Library, Hendrix College, Missouri Life Trip) Published on H-CivWar (January, 1998)

Author: 
D. Warren Lambert
Reviewer: 
Paul Leushcen

Leushcen on Lambert, 'When the Ripe Pears Fell: The Battle of Richmond, Kentucky'

D. Warren Lambert. When the Ripe Pears Fell: The Battle of Richmond, Kentucky. Richmond: Madison County Historical Society, 1997. xi + 245 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9615162-3-9.

Reviewed by Paul Leushcen (University of Arkansas) Published on H-CivWar (January, 1998)

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)

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