Reviews

Reviewer: 
Peter C. Rollins

Rollins on , 'The Proceedings of the 2000-2003 Meetings of the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations'

The Proceedings of the 2000-2003 Meetings of the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations. Leslie Fife, ed.. .

Reviewed by Peter C. Rollins Published on H-PCAACA (December, 2003)

Author: 
Thomas F Morrissey
Reviewer: 
Deborah Carmichael

Carmichael on Morrissey, 'Between the Lines: Photographs From the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial'

Thomas F Morrissey. Between the Lines: Photographs From the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial. New York: Syracuse University Press, 2000. 116 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-0591-1.

Reviewed by Deborah Carmichael (Oklahoma State University ) Published on H-PCAACA (August, 2001)

Author: 
Bradford W Wright
Reviewer: 
Michael Niederhausen

Niederhausen on Wright, 'Comic Book Nation: The Transformation of Youth Culture in America'

Bradford W Wright. Comic Book Nation: The Transformation of Youth Culture in America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. 352 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-6514-5.

Reviewed by Michael Niederhausen (College of Mount St. Joseph) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 2001)

Author: 
Peter J Shepherd
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Shepherd, 'Three Days to Pearl: Incredible Encounter on the Eve of War'

Peter J Shepherd. Three Days to Pearl: Incredible Encounter on the Eve of War. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2000. x + 244 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-815-7.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 2001)

Pearl Harbor: A Chance Meeting that Did Not Change the Course of the War

Author: 
Fergus Fleming
Reviewer: 
Kathy Gorman

Gorman on Fleming, 'Barrow's Boys: A Stirring Story of Daring, Fortitude, and Outright Lunacy'

Fergus Fleming. Barrow's Boys: A Stirring Story of Daring, Fortitude, and Outright Lunacy. New York: Grove Press, 2001. 512 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8021-3794-4.

Reviewed by Kathy Gorman (Minnesota State Uuniversity, Mankato) Published on H-PCAACA (July, 2001)

Author: 
Jo Freeman
Reviewer: 
Millie Jackson

Jackson on Freeman, 'A Room at a Time: How Women Entered Party Politics'

Jo Freeman. A Room at a Time: How Women Entered Party Politics. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000. xii + 353 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-9804-2.

Reviewed by Millie Jackson (Grand Valley State University) Published on H-PCAACA (March, 2001)

Women in Politics, 1918-1941

Women in Politics, 1918-1941

Author: 
John Resch
Reviewer: 
Mark D. Van Ells

Van Ells on Resch, 'Suffering Soldiers: Revolutionary War Veterans, Moral Sentiment, and Political Culture in the Early Republic'

John Resch. Suffering Soldiers: Revolutionary War Veterans, Moral Sentiment, and Political Culture in the Early Republic. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1999. xiii + 319 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55849-232-5.

Reviewed by Mark D. Van Ells (CUNY-Queensborough) Published on H-PCAACA (March, 2001)

Images of Veterans in (Early) American Society

Images of Veterans in (Early) American Society

Author: 
Lawrence E. Harrison, Samuel P. Huntington, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ulf Zimmermann

Zimmermann on Harrison and Huntington, 'Culture Matters: How Values Shape Human Progress'

Lawrence E. Harrison, Samuel P. Huntington, eds. Culture Matters: How Values Shape Human Progress. New York: Basic Books, 2000. xxxiv + 348 p. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-465-03175-7.

Reviewed by Ulf Zimmermann (Department of Political Science and International Affairs, Kennesaw State University) Published on H-PCAACA (January, 2001)

Author: 
Philip D. Burden
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Burden, 'The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670'

Philip D. Burden. The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670. Rickmansworth, Herts, England: Raleigh Publications, 1996. xxxiv + 568 pp. $199.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9527733-0-6.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-PCAACA (January, 2001)

A Cartobibliography of Early North American Maps: 1511-1670

Author: 
Toby Smith
Reviewer: 
Bernadette Zbicki Heiney

Heiney on Smith, 'Little Gray Men : Roswell and the Rise of a Popular Culture'

Toby Smith. Little Gray Men : Roswell and the Rise of a Popular Culture. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2000. xi + 199 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-2121-3.

Reviewed by Bernadette Zbicki Heiney (Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania ) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 2000)

Author: 
Bonnie Brennen, Hanno Hardt, eds.
Reviewer: 
Frank Oglesbee

Oglesbee on Brennen and Hardt, 'Picturing the Past: Media, History, and Photography'

Bonnie Brennen, Hanno Hardt, eds. Picturing the Past: Media, History, and Photography. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1999. 263 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06769-3.

Reviewed by Frank Oglesbee (Eastern Illinois University ) Published on H-PCAACA (November, 2000)

Author: 
Brian Jarvis
Reviewer: 
Steve Macek

Macek on Jarvis, 'Postmodern Cartographies: The Geographical Imagination in Contemporary American Culture'

Brian Jarvis. Postmodern Cartographies: The Geographical Imagination in Contemporary American Culture. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. 208 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-21345-9.

Reviewed by Steve Macek (Wilson College ) Published on H-PCAACA (November, 2000)

Author: 
James E. Wise, Paul W. Wilderson
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Wise and Wilderson, 'Stars in Khaki: Movie Actors in the Army and Air Services'

James E. Wise, Paul W. Wilderson. Stars in Khaki: Movie Actors in the Army and Air Services. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2000. xi + 244 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-958-1.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-PCAACA (November, 2000)

Hollywood Stars and their Army Service from the Spanish American War to Vietnam

Author: 
Stephen Prince, ed.
Reviewer: 
Steffen Hantke

Hantke on Prince, 'Screening Violence'

Stephen Prince, ed. Screening Violence. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 2000. 240 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-2818-2.

Reviewed by Steffen Hantke (Department of English, Regis University) Published on H-PCAACA (November, 2000)

A Bit of the Old Ultraviolence: Bringing the Debate on Media Violence into the Classroom

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