Reviews

Author: 
Allen Jayne
Reviewer: 
Robert M. S. McDonald

McDonald on Jayne, 'Jefferson's Declaration of Independence: Origins, Philosophy, and Theology'

Allen Jayne. Jefferson's Declaration of Independence: Origins, Philosophy, and Theology. Lexington, Ky.: University Press of Kentucky, 1998. xiii + 245 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-2017-1.

Reviewed by Robert M. S. McDonald (United States Military Academy) Published on H-USA (March, 1999)

God and Man at Philadelphia

Author: 
Heather Cox Richardson
Reviewer: 
Adam Smith

Smith on Richardson, 'The Greatest Nation on Earth: Republican Economic Policies During the Civil War'

Heather Cox Richardson. The Greatest Nation on Earth: Republican Economic Policies During the Civil War. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1997. viii + 342 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-36213-0.

Reviewed by Adam Smith (Sidney Sussex College, UK) Published on H-USA (February, 1999)

Author: 
John H. Holdridge
Reviewer: 
Daojiong Zha

Zha on Holdridge, 'Crossing the Divide: An Insider's Account of Normalization of U.S.-China Relations'

John H. Holdridge. Crossing the Divide: An Insider's Account of Normalization of U.S.-China Relations. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1997. xv + 307 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8505-9; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8504-2.

Reviewed by Daojiong Zha (Miyazaki International College) Published on H-USA (January, 1999)

Author: 
Rosemary Foot
Reviewer: 
Stephen G. Craft

Craft on Foot, 'The Practice of Power: U.S. Relations with China Since 1949'

Rosemary Foot. The Practice of Power: U.S. Relations with China Since 1949. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995. viii + 291 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-827878-8.

Reviewed by Stephen G. Craft (Wen Tsao College) Published on H-USA (May, 1998)

Author: 
Leonard J. Schoppa
Reviewer: 
Michael Smitka

Smitka on Schoppa, 'Bargaining with Japan: What American Pressure Can and Cannot Do'

Leonard J. Schoppa. Bargaining with Japan: What American Pressure Can and Cannot Do. New York: Columbia University Press, 1997. xviii + 406 pp. $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-10591-0; $76.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-10590-3.

Reviewed by Michael Smitka (Department of Economics, Washington and Lee University) Published on H-USA (May, 1998)

Author: 
Bernard Schwartz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Thomas M. J. Bateman

Bateman on Schwartz, 'The Warren Court: A Retrospective'

Bernard Schwartz, ed. The Warren Court: A Retrospective. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. x + 406 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-510439-4.

Reviewed by Thomas M. J. Bateman (Augustana University College, Alberta) Published on H-USA (May, 1998)

The Court that Earl Warren Built

Author: 
Deborah Welch Larson
Reviewer: 
Roger Chapman

Chapman on Larson, 'Anatomy of Mistrust: U.S.-Soviet Relations During the Cold War'

Deborah Welch Larson. Anatomy of Mistrust: U.S.-Soviet Relations During the Cold War. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1997. xi + 329 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3302-3.

Reviewed by Roger Chapman (Bowling Green State University) Published on H-USA (May, 1998)

Psychoanalyzing the Cold War

Author: 
Barbara Rearden Farnham
Reviewer: 
Thomas W. Zeiler

Zeiler on Farnham, 'Roosevelt and the Munich Crisis: A Study of Political Decision-Making'

Barbara Rearden Farnham. Roosevelt and the Munich Crisis: A Study of Political Decision-Making. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997. xi + 313 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-02611-4.

Reviewed by Thomas W. Zeiler (University of Colorado) Published on H-USA (May, 1998)

Unravelling Roosevelt

Author: 
Chii Kyotei Kenkyukai
Reviewer: 
Jing Zhao

Zhao on Kenkyukai, 'Nichibei Chii Kyotei Chikujo Hihan (<i>A Thorough Critique of the SFA</i>)'

Chii Kyotei Kenkyukai. Nichibei Chii Kyotei Chikujo Hihan (A Thorough Critique of the SFA). Tokyo: New Japan Press, 1997. 453 pp. 4,200 yen (cloth), ISBN 978-4-406-02519-5.

Reviewed by Jing Zhao (US-Japan-China Comparative Policy Research Institute, San Jose, USA) Published on H-USA (April, 1998)

Author: 
Steven C. Topik
Reviewer: 
Mark T. Berger

Berger on Topik, 'Trade and Gunboats: the United States and Brazil in the Age of Empire'

Steven C. Topik. Trade and Gunboats: the United States and Brazil in the Age of Empire. Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1996. x + 301 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-2602-3.

Reviewed by Mark T. Berger (The University of New South Wales, Sydney) Published on H-USA (April, 1998)

Author: 
R. Solomon, J. Solomon
Reviewer: 
Aya Yoshida

Yoshida on Solomon and Solomon, 'Amerika no Daigaku Kaikakuron (Reform of the American University System)'

R. Solomon, J. Solomon. Amerika no Daigaku Kaikakuron (Reform of the American University System). Tamaga: Tamaga University, 1997. 340 pp. 5,600 yen (cloth), ISBN 978-4-472-10981-2.

Reviewed by Aya Yoshida (Independant Scholar) Published on H-USA (March, 1998)

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Author: 
Daniel J. Singal
Reviewer: 
Joseph R. Urgo

Urgo on Singal, 'William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist'

Daniel J. Singal. William Faulkner: The Making of a Modernist. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. xii + 357 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2355-2.

Reviewed by Joseph R. Urgo (University of Mississippi) Published on H-USA (March, 1998)

Biographical William Faulkner

Author: 
Elizabeth G. Peck, JoAnna Stephens Mink, ed.
Reviewer: 
Virginia R. Boynton

Boynton on Peck and Mink, 'Common Ground: Feminist Collaboration in the Academy'

Elizabeth G. Peck, JoAnna Stephens Mink, ed. Common Ground: Feminist Collaboration in the Academy. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1998. x + 298 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7914-3512-0; $25.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7914-3511-3.

Reviewed by Virginia R. Boynton (Western Illinois University) Published on H-USA (February, 1998)

Collaborative Teaching and Scholarship

Author: 
Elmus Wicker
Reviewer: 
Robert Whaples

Whaples on Wicker, 'The Banking Panics of the Great Depression'

Elmus Wicker. The Banking Panics of the Great Depression. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996. xvii + 174 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-56261-4.

Reviewed by Robert Whaples (Wake Forest University) Published on H-USA (January, 1998)

Banking and the Great Depression: New Findings but Still No Consensus

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