Reviews

Author: 
Edmund F. Wehrle
Reviewer: 
David Kieran

Kieran on Wehrle, 'Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the Vietnam War'


Edmund F. Wehrle. Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the Vietnam War. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2005. viii + 304 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-09900-9; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-06900-2.

Reviewed by David Kieran (American Studies Department, George Washington University)
Published on H-1960s (January, 2007)

Author: 
Michael E. Staub, ed.
Reviewer: 
David Settje

Settje on Staub, 'The Jewish 1960s: An American Sourcebook'


Michael E. Staub, ed. The Jewish 1960s: An American Sourcebook. Waltham: University Press of New England, 2004. xxiii + 371 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58465-417-9.

Reviewed by David Settje (Department of History, Concordia University-River Forest)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2006)

Contemplating, Asserting, Losing, and Changing Jewish Identity in the 1960s

Author: 
Mark H. Masse
Reviewer: 
Jill Gill

Gill on Masse, 'Inspired to Serve: Today's Faith Activists'


Mark H. Masse. Inspired to Serve: Today's Faith Activists. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2004. vii + 230 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21714-1.

Reviewed by Jill Gill (Department of History, Boise State University)
Published on H-1960s (August, 2006)

Faith Activists in Action

Author: 
Warren Goldstein
Reviewer: 
Doug Rossinow

Rossinow on Goldstein, 'William Sloane Coffin Jr.: A Holy Impatience'


Warren Goldstein. William Sloane Coffin Jr.: A Holy Impatience. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004. xiii + 379 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-11154-5; $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-10221-5.

Reviewed by Doug Rossinow (Metropolitan State University)
Published on H-1960s (July, 2006)

Author: 
Patricia Bradley
Reviewer: 
Avital H. Bloch

Bloch on Bradley, 'Mass Media and the Shaping of American Feminism, 1963-1975'


Patricia Bradley. Mass Media and the Shaping of American Feminism, 1963-1975. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2005. xviii + 322 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57806-613-1; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57806-612-4.

Reviewed by Avital H. Bloch (Center for Social Research, University of Colima, Mexico)
Published on H-1960s (June, 2006)

The Media and the Movement

Author: 
Diane C. Fujino
Reviewer: 
Yasuhiro Katagiri

Katagiri on Fujino, 'Heartbeat of Struggle: The Revolutionary Life of Yuri Kochiyama'


Diane C. Fujino. Heartbeat of Struggle: The Revolutionary Life of Yuri Kochiyama. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2005. xxxviiii + 396 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-4592-3; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-4593-0.

Reviewed by Yasuhiro Katagiri (Department of American Civilization, Tokai University, Kanagawa, Japan)
Published on H-1960s (May, 2006)

Author: 
Steven L. Davis
Reviewer: 
Jeff Roche

Roche on Davis, 'Texas Literary Outlaws: Six Writers in the Sixties and Beyond'


Steven L. Davis. Texas Literary Outlaws: Six Writers in the Sixties and Beyond. Fort Worth: Texas Christian University Press, 2004. 511 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87565-285-6.

Reviewed by Jeff Roche (Department of History, College of Wooster)
Published on H-1960s (December, 2005)

Urban Cowboys: Texas Literature in the 1960s

Author: 
Marcia A. Eymann, Charles Wollenberg, eds.
Reviewer: 
John C. Putman

Putman on Eymann and Wollenberg, 'What's Going On?: California and the Vietnam Era'


Marcia A. Eymann, Charles Wollenberg, eds. What's Going On?: California and the Vietnam Era. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. 209 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-24243-2; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-24244-9.

Reviewed by John C. Putman (Department of History, San Diego State University)
Published on H-1960s (December, 2005)

Author: 
Dorothy Sue Cobble
Reviewer: 
Joan Johnson

Johnson on Cobble, 'The Other Women's Movement: Workplace Justice and Social Rights in Modern America'


Dorothy Sue Cobble. The Other Women's Movement: Workplace Justice and Social Rights in Modern America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2004. xiv + 315 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-06993-7.

Reviewed by Joan Johnson (Department of History, Northeastern Illinois University)
Published on H-1960s (November, 2005)

Author: 
Herman Graham, III
Reviewer: 
Janet G. Valentine

Valentine on Graham, 'The Brothers' Vietnam War: Black Power, Manhood and the Military Experience'


Herman Graham, III. The Brothers' Vietnam War: Black Power, Manhood and the Military Experience. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2003. ix + 192 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2646-6.

Reviewed by Janet G. Valentine (U.S. Army Center of Military History)
Published on H-1960s (October, 2005)

Black Masculinity and the Vietnam War

Author: 
Jeanne Theoharis, Komozi Woodard, eds.
Reviewer: 
Brian D. Behnken

Behnken on Theoharis and Woodard, 'Groundwork: Local Black Freedom Movements in America'


Jeanne Theoharis, Komozi Woodard, eds. Groundwork: Local Black Freedom Movements in America. New York: New York University Press, 2005. 328 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-8285-9.

Reviewed by Brian D. Behnken (Department of History, University of California, Davis)
Published on H-1960s (October, 2005)

Local Heroes

Author: 
Deborah Menkart, Alana D. Murray, Jenice L. View, eds.
Reviewer: 
Trevor Griffey

Griffey on Menkart and Murray and View, 'Putting the Movement Back into Civil Rights Teaching: A Resource Guide for K-12 Classrooms'


Deborah Menkart, Alana D. Murray, Jenice L. View, eds. Putting the Movement Back into Civil Rights Teaching: A Resource Guide for K-12 Classrooms. DC: McArdle Printing, 2004. 576 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-878554-18-5.

Reviewed by Trevor Griffey (Department of History, University of Washington and Project Coordinator, Seattle Civil Rights and Labor History Project)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2005)

Author: 
Avital Bloch, Lauri Umanski, eds.
Reviewer: 
Marian B. Mollin

Mollin on Bloch and Umanski, 'Impossible to Hold: Women and Culture in the 1960s'


Avital Bloch, Lauri Umanski, eds. Impossible to Hold: Women and Culture in the 1960s. New York: New York University Press, 2005. viii + 342 pp. $66.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-9909-3; $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-9910-9.

Reviewed by Marian B. Mollin (Department of History, Virginia Tech)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2005)

Putting Women at the Center

Author: 
Daniel Marcus
Reviewer: 
David Cullen

Cullen on Marcus, 'Happy Days and Wonder Years: The Fifties and the Sixties in Contemporary Cultural Politics'


Daniel Marcus. Happy Days and Wonder Years: The Fifties and the Sixties in Contemporary Cultural Politics. New Brunswick and London: Rutgers University Press, 2004. viii + 264 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-3391-9.

Reviewed by David Cullen (Collin County Community College)
Published on H-1960s (August, 2005)

The Politics of Nostalgia

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