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Recent Content

Author: 
William J. Plott
Reviewer: 
David Lee McMullen

McMullen on Plott, 'Black Baseball's Last Team Standing: The Birmingham Black Barons, 1919-1962'

William J. Plott. Black Baseball's Last Team Standing: The Birmingham Black Barons, 1919-1962. Jefferson: McFarland, 2019. 345 pp. $49.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-7788-0

Reviewed by David Lee McMullen (UNC Charlotte) Published on H-Florida (June, 2020) Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer (Northern Illinois University)

Author: 
Erica C. Avrami, ed.
Reviewer: 
Christopher Crenshaw

Crenshaw on Avrami, 'Preservation and the New Data Landscape'

Erica C. Avrami, ed. Preservation and the New Data Landscape. New York: Columbia Books on Architecture and the City. Columbia University Press, 2019. 220 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-941332-48-1

Reviewed by Christopher Crenshaw (Florida State University) Published on H-Florida (May, 2020) Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer (Northern Illinois University)

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
William J. Plott
Reviewer: 
David Lee McMullen

McMullen on Plott, 'Black Baseball's Last Team Standing: The Birmingham Black Barons, 1919-1962'

William J. Plott. Black Baseball's Last Team Standing: The Birmingham Black Barons, 1919-1962. Jefferson: McFarland, 2019. 345 pp. $49.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-7788-0

Reviewed by David Lee McMullen (UNC Charlotte) Published on H-Florida (June, 2020) Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer (Northern Illinois University)

Author: 
Erica C. Avrami, ed.
Reviewer: 
Christopher Crenshaw

Crenshaw on Avrami, 'Preservation and the New Data Landscape'

Erica C. Avrami, ed. Preservation and the New Data Landscape. New York: Columbia Books on Architecture and the City. Columbia University Press, 2019. 220 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-941332-48-1

Reviewed by Christopher Crenshaw (Florida State University) Published on H-Florida (May, 2020) Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer (Northern Illinois University)

Author: 
David J. Nelson
Reviewer: 
Harry Klinkhamer

Klinkhamer on Nelson, 'How the New Deal Built Florida Tourism: The Civilian Conservation Corps and State Parks'

David J. Nelson. How the New Deal Built Florida Tourism: The Civilian Conservation Corps and State Parks. Gainsville: University Press of Florida, 2019. 314 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-5631-9.

Reviewed by Harry Klinkhamer (Venice Museum and Archives) Published on H-Florida (March, 2020) Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer (Northern Illinois University)