Reviews

Author: 
William D. Carrigan, Clive Webb
Reviewer: 
Evan Rothera

Rothera on Carrigan and Webb, 'Forgotten Dead: Mob Violence against Mexicans in the United States, 1848-1928'

William D. Carrigan, Clive Webb. Forgotten Dead: Mob Violence against Mexicans in the United States, 1848-1928. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xiv + 304 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-532035-0.

Reviewed by Evan Rothera Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Mob Violence in the Southwestern United States

Author: 
Mary A. Evins, ed.
Reviewer: 
Katherine Coon Badertscher

Badertscher on Evins, 'Tennessee Women in the Progressive Era: Toward the Public Sphere in the New South'

Mary A. Evins, ed. Tennessee Women in the Progressive Era: Toward the Public Sphere in the New South. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2013. 232 pp. $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57233-913-2.

Reviewed by Katherine Coon Badertscher (Indiana University) Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Reconsidering the “New Woman” in Tennessee

Author: 
David N. Huyssen
Reviewer: 
Johanna Neuman

Neuman on Huyssen, 'Progressive Inequality: Rich and Poor in New York, 1890-1920'

David N. Huyssen. Progressive Inequality: Rich and Poor in New York, 1890-1920. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2014. 392 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-28140-0.

Reviewed by Johanna Neuman Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

When Class Collided With Reform

Author: 
Kent A. Curtis
Reviewer: 
Jason L. Newton

Newton on Curtis, 'Gambling on Ore: The Nature of Metal Mining in the United States, 1860-1910'

Kent A. Curtis. Gambling on Ore: The Nature of Metal Mining in the United States, 1860-1910. Mining the American West Series. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2013. xv + 323 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60732-234-4.

Reviewed by Jason L. Newton (Syracuse University) Published on H-SHGAPE (June, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Author: 
Holly Jackson
Reviewer: 
Christopher Hayashida-Knight

Hayashida-Knight on Jackson, 'American Blood: The Ends of the Family in American literature, 1850-1900'

Holly Jackson. American Blood: The Ends of the Family in American literature, 1850-1900. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. x + 201 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-931704-2.

Reviewed by Christopher Hayashida-Knight Published on H-SHGAPE (May, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Uses of the Family in the Literature of Nineteenth-Century Reform

Author: 
Gerald Eugene Poyo
Reviewer: 
Andres Sanchez-Padilla

Sanchez-Padilla on Poyo, 'Exile and Revolution: José D. Poyo, Key West, and Cuban Independence'

Gerald Eugene Poyo. Exile and Revolution: José D. Poyo, Key West, and Cuban Independence. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2014. 312 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-4918-2.

Reviewed by Andres Sanchez-Padilla Published on H-SHGAPE (May, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Beyond the Revolution

Author: 
Edward P. Kohn
Reviewer: 
Frank Schumacher

Schumacher on Kohn, 'Heir to the Empire City: New York and the Making of Theodore Roosevelt'

Edward P. Kohn. Heir to the Empire City: New York and the Making of Theodore Roosevelt. New York: Basic Books, 2013. xv + 256 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-02429-2.

Reviewed by Frank Schumacher (Department of History, University of Western Ontario) Published on H-SHGAPE (April, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Urban "Cowboy": Theodore Roosevelt and New York

Author: 
John David Smith, J. Vincent Lowery, eds.
Reviewer: 
Elaine Frantz Parsons

Frantz Parsons on Smith and Lowery, 'The Dunning School: Historians, Race, and the Meaning of Reconstruction'

John David Smith, J. Vincent Lowery, eds. The Dunning School: Historians, Race, and the Meaning of Reconstruction. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2013. 338 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-4225-8.

Reviewed by Elaine Frantz Parsons Published on H-SHGAPE (April, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Can We Be Done with Dunning?

Author: 
Petra DeWitt
Reviewer: 
Brian M. Foster

Foster on DeWitt, 'Degrees of Allegiance: Harassment and Loyalty in Missouri's German-American Community during World War I'

Petra DeWitt. Degrees of Allegiance: Harassment and Loyalty in Missouri's German-American Community during World War I. Law, Society, and Politics in the Midwest Series. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2012. x + 257 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-2003-4.

Reviewed by Brian M. Foster (Carleton University) Published on H-SHGAPE (March, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Author: 
Lee A. Craig
Reviewer: 
Patrick M. Kirkwood

Kirkwood on Craig, 'Josephus Daniels: His Life and Times'

Lee A. Craig. Josephus Daniels: His Life and Times. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. xvii + 474 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-0695-8.

Reviewed by Patrick M. Kirkwood (Central Michigan University) Published on H-SHGAPE (March, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

His Life and Times: The Many Careers of Josephus Daniels

Author: 
James C. Knarr
Reviewer: 
Nicole Phelps

Phelps on Knarr, 'Uruguay and the United States, 1903-1929: Diplomacy in the Progressive Era'

James C. Knarr. Uruguay and the United States, 1903-1929: Diplomacy in the Progressive Era. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2012. 224 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-128-4.

Reviewed by Nicole Phelps Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Uruguay: Where the Roosevelt Corollary Doesn’t Apply

Author: 
John H. White
Reviewer: 
John Hepp

Hepp on White, 'Wet Britches and Buddy Boots: A History of Travel in Victorian America'

John H. White. Wet Britches and Buddy Boots: A History of Travel in Victorian America. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2013. xxvi + 512 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35696-3; ISBN 978-0-253-00558-8.

Reviewed by John Hepp Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

From Taxis to Transatlantic Ships: A Quick Look at Travel in Nineteenth-Century America

Author: 
Lewis L. Gould
Reviewer: 
Sidney Bland

Bland on Gould, 'Edith Kermit Roosevelt:Creating the Modern First Lady'

Lewis L. Gould. Edith Kermit Roosevelt:Creating the Modern First Lady. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2013. viii + 171 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1902-3.

Reviewed by Sidney Bland Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Strong, Effective Direction to the Position of First Lady

Author: 
Thomas Welskopp, Alan Lessoff, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer M. Black

Black on Welskopp and Lessoff, 'Fractured Modernity: America Confronts Modern Times, 1890s to 1940s'

Thomas Welskopp, Alan Lessoff, eds. Fractured Modernity: America Confronts Modern Times, 1890s to 1940s. Munich: Oldenbourg Verlag, 2013. vi + 242 pages. EUR 56.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-486-71695-5.

Reviewed by Jennifer M. Black Published on H-SHGAPE (December, 2013) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Modernity: Ripe with Contradictions

Author: 
H. Paul Thompson Jr
Reviewer: 
Allison Lange

Lange on Thompson Jr, 'A Most Stirring and Significant Episode: Religion and the Rise and Fall of Prohibition in Black Atlanta, 1865-1887'

H. Paul Thompson Jr. A Most Stirring and Significant Episode: Religion and the Rise and Fall of Prohibition in Black Atlanta, 1865-1887. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2013. Illustrations. xiv + 338 pp. $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87580-458-3.

Reviewed by Allison Lange (Brandeis University) Published on H-SHGAPE (December, 2013) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Religion, Race, and Temperance in Postbellum Atlanta

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