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Aaron Belkin. Bring Me Men: Military Masculinity and the Benign Façade of American Empire, 1898-2001. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. 244 pp. Illustrations. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-70284-3; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70285-0.
Reviewed by Remy Willocks (Miami University of Ohio) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann
J. Anne Funderburg. Rumrunners: Liquor Smugglers on America's Coasts, 1920-1933. Jefferson: Mcfarland, 2016. 208 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6757-7.
Reviewed by Matthew Daley (Grand Valley State University) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann
Michael J. Klarman. The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 880 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-994203-9.
Reviewed by Gregory Richard (Winona State University) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018) Commissioned by Kate Brown (Huntington University)
Jill Abraham Hummer. First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2017. 256 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2380-8.
Reviewed by Katherine Jellison (Ohio University) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann