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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)

Author: 
Bradley G. Bond
Reviewer: 
Robert P. Forbes

Forbes on Bond, 'Political Culture in the Nineteenth-Century South: Mississippi, 1830-1890'


Bradley G. Bond. Political Culture in the Nineteenth-Century South: Mississippi, 1830-1890. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. 343 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-1976-1.

Reviewed by Robert P. Forbes (Rutgers, The State University for New Jersey)
Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

Author: 
George M. Blackburn
Reviewer: 
Richard Sonn

Sonn on Blackburn, 'French Newspaper Opinion on the American Civil War'


George M. Blackburn. French Newspaper Opinion on the American Civil War. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1997. xii + 158 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-30261-9.

Reviewed by Richard Sonn (University of Arkansas)
Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

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