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Author: 
John Michael Priest
Reviewer: 
Michael F. O'Hear

O'Hear on Priest, 'Victory Without Triumph: The Wilderness May 6th & 7th, 1864'

John Michael Priest. Victory Without Triumph: The Wilderness May 6th & 7th, 1864. Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing, 1996. xvii + 331 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-009-3.

Reviewed by Michael F. O'Hear (Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1997)

Author: 
Michael J. Birkner, ed.
Reviewer: 
Eugene H. Berwanger

Berwanger on Birkner, 'James Buchanan and the Political Crisis of the 1850s'

Michael J. Birkner, ed. James Buchanan and the Political Crisis of the 1850s. Pennsylvania: Susquehanna University Press, 1996. 215 pp. $29.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-945636-89-2.

Reviewed by Eugene H. Berwanger (Colorado State University) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1997)

Author: 
Chester G. Hearn
Reviewer: 
David E. Woodard

Woodard on Hearn, 'Six Years of Hell: Harpers Ferry during the Civil War'

Chester G. Hearn. Six Years of Hell: Harpers Ferry during the Civil War. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1996. xi + 319 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2090-3.

Reviewed by David E. Woodard (University of Minnesota) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1997)

Author: 
David J. Eicher
Reviewer: 
T. Michael Parrish

Parrish on Eicher, 'The Civil War in Books: An Analytical Bibliography'

David J. Eicher. The Civil War in Books: An Analytical Bibliography. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1996. xxiii + 407 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02273-9.

Reviewed by T. Michael Parrish (LBJ Library, University of Texas) Published on H-CivWar (January, 1997)

Author: 
Nicole Etcheson
Reviewer: 
Lex Renda

Renda on Etcheson, 'The Emerging Midwest: Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861'

Nicole Etcheson. The Emerging Midwest: Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996. xiii + 205 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-32994-3.

Reviewed by Lex Renda (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) Published on H-CivWar (January, 1997)

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