Reviews

Author: 
Gérard Bouchard
Reviewer: 
Beatrice Craig

Craig on Bouchard, 'Quelques arpents d'Amerique: Population, economie, famille au Saguenay, 1838-1971'

Gérard Bouchard. Quelques arpents d'Amerique: Population, economie, famille au Saguenay, 1838-1971. Montréal: Boréal, 1996. 635 pp. ISBN 978-2-89052-715-7.

Reviewed by Beatrice Craig (University of Ottawa) Published on H-Rural (April, 1997)

Author: 
Frieda Knobloch
Reviewer: 
Joan M. Jensen

Jensen on Knobloch, 'The Culture of Wilderness: Agriculture as Colonization in the American West'

Frieda Knobloch. The Culture of Wilderness: Agriculture as Colonization in the American West. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xi + 204 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4585-1; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2280-7.

Reviewed by Joan M. Jensen (New Mexico State University) Published on H-Rural (April, 1997)

Author: 
Susan E. Gray
Reviewer: 
Robert Irwin

Irwin on Gray, 'The Yankee West: Community Life on the Michigan Frontier'

Susan E. Gray. The Yankee West: Community Life on the Michigan Frontier. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xii + 227 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4610-0; $55.00 (library), ISBN 978-0-8078-2301-9.

Reviewed by Robert Irwin (University of Alberta) Published on H-Rural (March, 1997)

Author: 
David B. Danbom
Reviewer: 
Mark Friedberger

Friedberger on Danbom, 'Born in the Country: A History of Rural America'

David B. Danbom. Born in the Country: A History of Rural America. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. xii + 306 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-5040-0; $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5039-4.

Reviewed by Mark Friedberger (Texas Tech University ) Published on H-Rural (September, 1996)

Author: 
Robert H. Holden
Reviewer: 
F. Arturo Rosales

Rosales on Holden, 'Mexico and the Survey of Public Lands: The Management of Modernization, 1876-1911'

Robert H. Holden. Mexico and the Survey of Public Lands: The Management of Modernization, 1876-1911. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1994. 235 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87580-181-0.

Reviewed by F. Arturo Rosales (Arizona State University) Published on H-Rural (February, 1996)

Author: 
Eugene D. Genovese
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Reed

Reed on Genovese, 'The Political Economy of Slavery: Studies in the Economy and Society of the Slave South'

Eugene D. Genovese. The Political Economy of Slavery: Studies in the Economy and Society of the Slave South. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1989. xxxii + 335 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8195-6208-1.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Reed (Emory University) Published on H-Rural (October, 1995)

Author: 
Eugene D. Genovese
Reviewer: 
James W. Oberly

Oberly on Genovese, 'The Political Economy of Slavery: Studies in the Economy and Society of the Slave South'

Eugene D. Genovese. The Political Economy of Slavery: Studies in the Economy and Society of the Slave South. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1989. xxxii + 335 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8195-6208-1.

Reviewed by James W. Oberly (University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire) Published on H-Rural (October, 1995)

A Retrospective

Part I--Table of Contents

Author: 
Pamela Riney-Kehrberg
Reviewer: 
Aileen Moffatt

Moffatt on Riney-Kehrberg, 'Rooted in Dust: Surviving Drought and Depression in Southwestern Kansas'

Pamela Riney-Kehrberg. Rooted in Dust: Surviving Drought and Depression in Southwestern Kansas. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1994. xiv + 249 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0644-3.

Reviewed by Aileen Moffatt (College of William and Mary) Published on H-Rural (July, 1995)

Author: 
Roderick A. McDonald
Reviewer: 
Douglas Deal

Deal on McDonald, 'The Economy and Material Culture of Slaves: Goods and Chattels on the Sugar Plantations of Jamaica and Louisiana'

Roderick A. McDonald. The Economy and Material Culture of Slaves: Goods and Chattels on the Sugar Plantations of Jamaica and Louisiana. Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1993. xiv + 339 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-1794-1.

Reviewed by Douglas Deal (SUNY-Oswego) Published on H-Rural (June, 1994)

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