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Recent Content

Author: 
Bruce Kellner
Reviewer: 
Harold Hatt

Hatt on Kellner, 'Donald Windham: A Bio-Bibliography'

Bruce Kellner. Donald Windham: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1991. xlii + 92 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-26857-1.

Reviewed by Harold Hatt (Phillips Theological Seminary, Enid, Oklahoma) Published on H-PCAACA (January, 1996)

BioBibliography of Donald Windham

Author: 
M. Keith Booker
Reviewer: 
Richard Tuerk

Tuerk on Booker, 'Dystopian Literature: A Theory and Research Guide' and M. Keith Booker, 'The Dystopian Impulse in Modern Literature: Fiction as Social Criticism'

M. Keith Booker. Dystopian Literature: A Theory and Research Guide. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. xiii + 408 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29115-9; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29092-3.M. Keith Booker. The Dystopian Impulse in Modern Literature: Fiction as Social Criticism. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. 197 pp.

Author: 
Cardell K. Jacobson, ed.
Reviewer: 
M. Rini Hughes

Hughes on Bell and Blumenfeld, 'Overcoming Racism and Sexism' and Jacobson, 'American Families: Issues in Race and Ethnicity'

Linda A. Bell, David Blumenfeld. Overcoming Racism and Sexism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1995. . $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8030-6; $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8031-3.Cardell K. Jacobson, ed. American Families: Issues in Race and Ethnicity. New York: Garland Publishing, 1995. vii + 518 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8153-1959-7.

Author: 
Judith Halberstam
Reviewer: 
Steffen Hantke

Hantke on Halberstam, 'Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters'

Judith Halberstam. Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters. Durham: Duke University Press, 1995. . $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-1651-0; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-1663-3.

Reviewed by Steffen Hantke (Department of English, Regis University) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 1995)

Author: 
Linda A. Bell, David Blumenfeld
Reviewer: 
Steve Schroeder

Schroeder on Bell and Blumenfeld, 'Overcoming Racism and Sexism'

Linda A. Bell, David Blumenfeld. Overcoming Racism and Sexism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1995. . $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8030-6; $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8031-3.

Reviewed by Steve Schroeder (Roosevelt University) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 1995)

Author: 
Thomas P. Lowry
Reviewer: 
Mark D. Van Ells

Van Ells on Lowry, 'The Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell: Sex in the Civil War'

Thomas P. Lowry. The Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell: Sex in the Civil War. Mechanicsburg, Pa.: Stackpole Books, 1994. xiv + 209 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8117-1515-7.

Reviewed by Mark D. Van Ells (CUNY-Queensborough) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 1995)

Author: 
Paul Zolbrod
Reviewer: 
Michelle R. Kloppenburg

Kloppenburg on Zolbrod, 'Reading the Voice: Native American Oral Poetry on the Written Page'

Paul Zolbrod. Reading the Voice: Native American Oral Poetry on the Written Page. Salt Lake City: Utah State University Press, 1995. xi + 146 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87480-457-7.

Reviewed by Michelle R. Kloppenburg (University of Paderborn, Germany) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 1995)

Author: 
Colleen McDannell
Reviewer: 
Steve Schroeder

Schroeder on McDannell, 'Material Christianity: Religion and Popular Culture in America'

Colleen McDannell. Material Christianity: Religion and Popular Culture in America. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1995. x + 312 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-06440-7.

Reviewed by Steve Schroeder (Roosevelt University) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 1995)

Author: 
W. D. Ehrhart
Reviewer: 
Lewis Carlson

Carlson on Ehrhart, 'Busted: A Vietnam Veteran in Nixon's America'

W. D. Ehrhart. Busted: A Vietnam Veteran in Nixon's America. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1995. xxii + 146 pp. $21.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87023-955-7.

Reviewed by Lewis Carlson (Western Michigan University) Published on H-PCAACA (November, 1995)

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