Reviews

Author: 
Nancy K. Bristow
Reviewer: 
Lora Knight

Knight on Bristow, 'American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic'

Nancy K. Bristow. American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. 304 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-981134-2.

Reviewed by Lora Knight Published on H-SHGAPE (November, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Admitting a Tale of Sorrow and Loss

Author: 
James M. Dennis
Reviewer: 
Anna Dempsey

Dempsey on Dennis, 'Robert Koehler's The Strike: The Improbable Story of an Iconic 1886 Painting of Labor Protest'

James M. Dennis. Robert Koehler's The Strike: The Improbable Story of an Iconic 1886 Painting of Labor Protest. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2011. xiv + 235 pp. + 8 pp. of plates. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-25134-5; ISBN 978-0-299-25133-8.

Reviewed by Anna Dempsey Published on H-SHGAPE (October, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Author: 
Andrew Edmund Kersten
Reviewer: 
Brian Greenberg

Greenberg on Kersten, 'Clarence Darrow: American Iconoclast'

Andrew Edmund Kersten. Clarence Darrow: American Iconoclast. New York: Hill and Wang, 2011. 320 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-9486-8.

Reviewed by Brian Greenberg Published on H-SHGAPE (September, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Darrow for the Defense

Author: 
Reid L. Neilson
Reviewer: 
Matt McCook

McCook on Neilson, 'Exhibiting Mormonism: The Latter-day Saints and the 1893 Chicago World's Fair'

Reid L. Neilson. Exhibiting Mormonism: The Latter-day Saints and the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. 240 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-538403-1.

Reviewed by Matt McCook Published on H-SHGAPE (September, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Mormons Seek Fair Acceptance

Author: 
Adrea Lawrence
Reviewer: 
Katherine M. Osburn

Osburn on Lawrence, 'Lessons from an Indian Day School: Negotiating Colonization in Northern New Mexico, 1902-1907'

Adrea Lawrence. Lessons from an Indian Day School: Negotiating Colonization in Northern New Mexico, 1902-1907. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2011. x + 309 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1807-1.

Reviewed by Katherine M. Osburn (Arizona State University) Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Author: 
Bruce A. Glasrud, ed.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Keene

Keene on Glasrud, 'Brothers to the Buffalo Soldiers: Perspectives on the African American Militia and Volunteers, 1865-1917'

Bruce A. Glasrud, ed. Brothers to the Buffalo Soldiers: Perspectives on the African American Militia and Volunteers, 1865-1917. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2011. viii + 246 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-1904-6.

Reviewed by Jennifer Keene Published on H-SHGAPE (April, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Author: 
Bonnie M. Miller
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey O'Leary

O'Leary on Miller, 'From Liberation to Conquest: The Visual and Popular Cultures of the Spanish-American War of 1898'

Bonnie M. Miller. From Liberation to Conquest: The Visual and Popular Cultures of the Spanish-American War of 1898. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2011. xv + 324 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55849-924-9; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55849-905-8.

Reviewed by Jeffrey O'Leary Published on H-SHGAPE (April, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Author: 
Koritha Mitchell
Reviewer: 
Nathan Cardon

Cardon on Mitchell, 'Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890-1930'

Koritha Mitchell. Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890-1930. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2011. 272 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03649-1.

Reviewed by Nathan Cardon Published on H-SHGAPE (March, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

A Violence Outside the Door

Author: 
Marcella Bencivenni
Reviewer: 
Mike Rosenow

Rosenow on Bencivenni, 'Italian Immigrant Radical Culture: The Idealism of the Sovversivi in the United States, 1890-1940'

Marcella Bencivenni. Italian Immigrant Radical Culture: The Idealism of the Sovversivi in the United States, 1890-1940. New York: New York University Press, 2011. viii + 279 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-9103-5.

Reviewed by Mike Rosenow Published on H-SHGAPE (March, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Author: 
Rebecca Cawood McIntyre
Reviewer: 
Catherine Cocks

Cocks on McIntyre, 'Souvenirs of the Old South: Northern Tourism and Southern Mythology'

Rebecca Cawood McIntyre. Souvenirs of the Old South: Northern Tourism and Southern Mythology. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2011. 224 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-3695-3.

Reviewed by Catherine Cocks Published on H-SHGAPE (March, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

A Survey of Southern Tourism

Author: 
Chad L. Williams
Reviewer: 
Thomas D. Westerman

Westerman on Williams, 'Torchbearers of Democracy: African American Soldiers in the World War I Era'

Chad L. Williams. Torchbearers of Democracy: African American Soldiers in the World War I Era. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010. xiii + 452 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3394-0.

Reviewed by Thomas D. Westerman Published on H-SHGAPE (February, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Making America Safe for Democracy for All

Author: 
Susan K. Harris
Reviewer: 
Rebecca T. McKenna

McKenna on Harris, 'God's Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898-1902'

Susan K. Harris. God's Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898-1902. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. 288 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-974010-9.

Reviewed by Rebecca T. McKenna Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

A Special Mission: Religion and U.S. Imperialism in the Philippines

Author: 
Cynthia J. Davis
Reviewer: 
Cara L. Burnidge

Burnidge on Davis, 'Charlotte Perkins Gilman: A Biography'

Cynthia J. Davis. Charlotte Perkins Gilman: A Biography. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010. 568 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-3888-0; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-3889-7.

Reviewed by Cara L. Burnidge (Florida State University) Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

A Living Defined by Doing (All the) Things

Author: 
Jamie Q. Tallman
Reviewer: 
Molly Varley

Varley on Tallman, 'The Notorious Dr. Flippin: Abortion and Consequence in the Early Twentieth Century'

Jamie Q. Tallman. The Notorious Dr. Flippin: Abortion and Consequence in the Early Twentieth Century. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2011. xix + 195 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89672-675-8.

Reviewed by Molly Varley Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2012) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

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