Reviews

Author: 
Corrine M. McConnaughy
Reviewer: 
Jill Frahm

Frahm on McConnaughy, 'The Woman Suffrage Movement in America: A Reassessment'

Corrine M. McConnaughy. The Woman Suffrage Movement in America: A Reassessment. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xv + 272 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-01366-7.

Reviewed by Jill Frahm Published on H-SHGAPE (August, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Woman Suffrage through Programmatic Enfranchisement

Author: 
Bruce E. Baker, Brian Kelly, eds.
Reviewer: 
Amy French

French on Baker and Kelly, 'After Slavery: Race, Labor, and Citizenship in the Reconstruction South'

Bruce E. Baker, Brian Kelly, eds. After Slavery: Race, Labor, and Citizenship in the Reconstruction South. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2013. 279 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-6097-2; $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-4477-4.

Reviewed by Amy French (Delta College) Published on H-SHGAPE (August, 2014) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

Freed Laborers in the Reconstruction South

Author: 
Michael Schumacher
Reviewer: 
Gregory J. Dehler

Dehler on Schumacher, 'November's Fury: The Deadly Great Lakes Hurricane of 1913'

Michael Schumacher. November's Fury: The Deadly Great Lakes Hurricane of 1913. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013. xv + 198 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-8719-0; $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-8720-6.

Reviewed by Gregory J. Dehler (Front Range Community College) Published on H-SHGAPE (August, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

The White Hurricane of 1913

Author: 
Clare Virginia Eby
Reviewer: 
Brent Ruswick

Ruswick on Eby, 'Until Choice Do Us Part: Marriage Reform in the Progressive Era'

Clare Virginia Eby. Until Choice Do Us Part: Marriage Reform in the Progressive Era. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. 264 pp. $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-08583-8; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-08566-1; $27.50 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-226-08597-5.

Reviewed by Brent Ruswick Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2014) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Progressive Marriage Reform in Writing and Practice

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

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