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Author: 
Heather T. Frazer, John O'Sullivan
Reviewer: 
Fred Allison

Allison on Frazer and O'Sullivan, '"We Have Just Begun To Not Fight": An Oral History of Conscientious Objectors in Civilian Public Service during World War II'


Heather T. Frazer, John O'Sullivan. "We Have Just Begun To Not Fight": An Oral History of Conscientious Objectors in Civilian Public Service during World War II. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1996. 306 pp. $33.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8057-9134-1.

Reviewed by Fred Allison (Department of History/Southwest Collection, Texas Tech University)
Published on H-Oralhist (September, 1999)

Author: 
John Stands in Timber, Margot Liberty
Reviewer: 
Henry Goldman

Goldman on in Timber and Liberty, 'Cheyenne Memories'


John Stands in Timber, Margot Liberty. Cheyenne Memories. Conn. and London: Yale University Press, 1998. xxix + 330 pp. $16.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-07300-3.

Reviewed by Henry Goldman (Department of Management, Touro University International)
Published on H-Oralhist (July, 1999)

Cheyenne Memories: An Oral History

Author: 
Deirdre Beddoe
Reviewer: 
Mary M. Flekke

Flekke on Beddoe, 'Discovering Women's History: A Practical Guide to Researching the Lives of Women Since 1800'


Deirdre Beddoe. Discovering Women's History: A Practical Guide to Researching the Lives of Women Since 1800. London and New York: Longman, 1998. x + 200 pp. $26.25 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-31148-0.

Reviewed by Mary M. Flekke (Instructional Services Librarian, Roux Library, Florida Southern College, Lakeland)
Published on H-Oralhist (July, 1999)

Research Shocks!

Author: 
Aaron Elson
Reviewer: 
Stephen Fox

Fox on Elson, 'A Mile in Their Shoes: Conversations with Veterans of World War II'


Aaron Elson. A Mile in Their Shoes: Conversations with Veterans of World War II. Maywood, New Jersey: Chi Chi Press, 1998. 239 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-9640611-2-5.

Reviewed by Stephen Fox (Department of History, Humboldt State University)
Published on H-Oralhist (January, 1999)

Author: 
Dan Rottenberg, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ava F. Kahn

Kahn on Rottenberg, 'Middletown Jews: The Tenuous Survival of an American Jewish Community'


Dan Rottenberg, ed. Middletown Jews: The Tenuous Survival of an American Jewish Community. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1997. xxxiv + 142 pp. $12.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21206-1; $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33243-1.

Reviewed by Ava F. Kahn (University of California-Davis)
Published on H-Oralhist (October, 1998)

Jews in Middletown?

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