Reviews

Author: 
Monica Munoz Martinez
Reviewer: 
Timothy Bowman

Bowman on Martinez, 'The Injustice Never Leaves You: Anti-Mexican Violence in Texas'

Monica Munoz Martinez. The Injustice Never Leaves You: Anti-Mexican Violence in Texas. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 400 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97643-6.

Reviewed by Timothy Bowman (West Texas A&M) Published on H-Texas (June, 2019) Commissioned by Linda Powell (Amarillo College and Wayland Baptist University)

Author: 
Debbie M. Liles, Angela Boswell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Rebekah Crowe

Crowe on Liles and Boswell, 'Women in Civil War Texas: Diversity and Dissidence in the Trans-Mississippi'

Debbie M. Liles, Angela Boswell, eds. Women in Civil War Texas: Diversity and Dissidence in the Trans-Mississippi. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2016. Illustrations, maps. 336 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-651-0.

Reviewed by Rebekah Crowe (Wayland Baptist University) Published on H-Texas (December, 2018) Commissioned by Linda Powell (Amarillo College and Wayland Baptist University)

Author: 
Harriett Denise Joseph
Reviewer: 
Ian A. Lee

Lee on Joseph, 'From Santa Anna to Selena: Notable Mexicanos and Tejanos in Texas History since 1821'

Harriett Denise Joseph. From Santa Anna to Selena: Notable Mexicanos and Tejanos in Texas History since 1821. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2018. Illustrations. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-715-9.

Reviewed by Ian A. Lee (University of Texas at El Paso) Published on H-Texas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Linda Powell (Amarillo College and Wayland Baptist University)

Author: 
Char Miller, ed.
Reviewer: 
Benjamin H. Johnson

Johnson on Miller, 'On the Border: An Environmental History of San Antonio'

Char Miller, ed. On the Border: An Environmental History of San Antonio. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2001. 304 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4163-7.

Reviewed by Benjamin H. Johnson (Department of History, Southern Methodist University) Published on H-Texas (September, 2004)

The Alamo City from the Ground Up

Author: 
FranÖ§ois Lagarde, ed.
Reviewer: 
H. Sophie Burton

Burton on Lagarde, 'The French in Texas: History, Migration, Culture'

FranÖ§ois Lagarde, ed. The French in Texas: History, Migration, Culture. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003. xiii + 360 pp. ISBN 978-0-292-74734-0; ISBN 978-0-292-70528-9.

Reviewed by H. Sophie Burton (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Texas (September, 2004)

Common Ground: French Contributions to Texas

Author: 
Amilcar Shabazz
Reviewer: 
Charles H. Martin

Martin on Shabazz, 'Advancing Democracy: African Americans and the Struggle for Access and Equity in Higher Education in Texas'

Amilcar Shabazz. Advancing Democracy: African Americans and the Struggle for Access and Equity in Higher Education in Texas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. xiii + 301 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2833-5; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5505-8.

Reviewed by Charles H. Martin (Department of History, University of Texas at El Paso) Published on H-Texas (July, 2004)

Author: 
Don Erler
Reviewer: 
Laura L. McLemore

McLemore on Erler, 'Lone Star State of Mind: A Former Political Theorist Explores Real World Issues'

Don Erler. Lone Star State of Mind: A Former Political Theorist Explores Real World Issues. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2002. xiv + 181 pp. $69.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7391-0449-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7391-0450-7.

Reviewed by Laura L. McLemore (Austin College) Published on H-Texas (June, 2004)

The News From Texas

Author: 
Benjamin Heber Johnson
Reviewer: 
Victoria Hennessey Cummins

Cummins on Johnson, 'Revolution in Texas: How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Suppression Turned Mexicans into Americans'

Benjamin Heber Johnson. Revolution in Texas: How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Suppression Turned Mexicans into Americans. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. 272 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-09425-1.

Reviewed by Victoria Hennessey Cummins (Department of History, Austin College) Published on H-Texas (June, 2004)

Author: 
Randolph B. Campbell
Reviewer: 
Mary L. Kelley

Kelley on Campbell, 'Gone to Texas: A History of the Lone Star State'

Randolph B. Campbell. Gone to Texas: A History of the Lone Star State. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. xii+ 500 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-513842-9; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-513843-6.

Reviewed by Mary L. Kelley (Lamar University) Published on H-Texas (January, 2004)

Author: 
Nancy Baker Jones, Ruthe Winegarten
Reviewer: 
Linda Hudson

Hudson on Jones and Winegarten, 'Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999'

Nancy Baker Jones, Ruthe Winegarten. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000. x + 328 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 0-292-74062-x; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-292-74063-1.

Reviewed by Linda Hudson (Department of History, East Texas Baptist University, Marshall) Published on H-Texas (September, 2002)

Empowered Texas Women

Author: 
Richard Bruce Winders
Reviewer: 
James E. Crisp

Crisp on Winders, 'Crisis in the Southwest: The United States, Mexico, and the Struggle over Texas'

Richard Bruce Winders. Crisis in the Southwest: The United States, Mexico, and the Struggle over Texas. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 2002. xxx + 172 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8420-2801-1; $84.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2800-4.

Reviewed by James E. Crisp (Department of History, North Carolina State University) Published on H-Texas (July, 2002)

Author: 
Gregg Cantrell
Reviewer: 
Ricky Floyd Dobbs

Dobbs on Cantrell, 'Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas'

Gregg Cantrell. Stephen F. Austin: Empresario of Texas. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. xiv + 493 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-07683-7.

Reviewed by Ricky Floyd Dobbs (Department of History, Texas A&M University-Commerce) Published on H-Texas (December, 1999)

Author: 
Lee Winniford
Reviewer: 
Lois E. Myers

Myers on Winniford, 'Following Old Fencelines: Tales From Rural Texas'

Lee Winniford. Following Old Fencelines: Tales From Rural Texas. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1998. viii + 280 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-802-4.

Reviewed by Lois E. Myers (Baylor University) Published on H-Texas (August, 1998)

Folklore from the Family Circle

Author: 
Armando C. Alonzo
Reviewer: 
Leslie Gene Hunter

Hunter on Alonzo, 'Tejano Legacy: Rancheros and Settlers in South Texas, 1734-1900'

Armando C. Alonzo. Tejano Legacy: Rancheros and Settlers in South Texas, 1734-1900. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1998. xii + 357 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-1897-8; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1866-4.

Reviewed by Leslie Gene Hunter (Texas A&M University-Kingsville) Published on H-Texas (June, 1998)

Continuity and Perseverance in Tejano Ranching

Author: 
Sylvia Ann Grider, Lou Halsell Rodenberger, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nancy Beck Young

Young on Grider and Rodenberger, 'Texas Women Writers: A Tradition of Their Own'

Sylvia Ann Grider, Lou Halsell Rodenberger, eds. Texas Women Writers: A Tradition of Their Own. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1997. xvi + 461 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89096-765-2; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-752-2.

Reviewed by Nancy Beck Young (McKendree College) Published on H-Texas (June, 1998)

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