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Author: 
Michael O'Brien
Reviewer: 
Sheri Browne

Browne on O'Brien, 'Conjectures of Order: Intellectual Life and the American South, 1810-1860'

Michael O'Brien. Conjectures of Order: Intellectual Life and the American South, 1810-1860. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. 1354 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2800-7.

Reviewed by Sheri Browne (Department of History, Geography and Political Science, Tennessee State University) Published on H-SAWH (November, 2006)

Author: 
Grif Stockley
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Griggs Fleming

Fleming on Stockley, 'Daisy Bates: Civil Rights Crusader from Arkansas'

Grif Stockley. Daisy Bates: Civil Rights Crusader from Arkansas. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2005. x + 340 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57806-801-2.

Reviewed by Cynthia Griggs Fleming (Department of History, University of Tennessee) Published on H-SAWH (October, 2006)

Heroine of Little Rock

Author: 
Rebecca S. Montgomery
Reviewer: 
Joan Johnson

Johnson on Montgomery, 'The Politics of Education in the New South: Women and Reform in Georgia, 1890-1930'

Rebecca S. Montgomery. The Politics of Education in the New South: Women and Reform in Georgia, 1890-1930. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2006. 263 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-3108-4.

Reviewed by Joan Johnson (Department of History, Northeastern Illinois University) Published on H-SAWH (September, 2006)

Reforming Women

Author: 
Christina Greene
Reviewer: 
Mary G. Rolinson

Rolinson on Greene, 'Our Separate Ways: Women and the Black Freedom Movement in Durham, North Carolina'

Christina Greene. Our Separate Ways: Women and the Black Freedom Movement in Durham, North Carolina. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 2005. xviii + 384 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5600-0; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2938-7.

Reviewed by Mary G. Rolinson (Department of History, Georgia State University) Published on H-SAWH (September, 2006)

Author: 
Yvonne Honeycutt Baldwin
Reviewer: 
Randolph Hollingsworth

Hollingsworth on Baldwin, 'Cora Wilson Stewart and Kentucky's Moonlight Schools: Fighting for Literacy in America'

Yvonne Honeycutt Baldwin. Cora Wilson Stewart and Kentucky's Moonlight Schools: Fighting for Literacy in America. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2006. ix + 248 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-2378-3.

Reviewed by Randolph Hollingsworth (Kentucky Virtual University) Published on H-SAWH (August, 2006)

Unbridled Spirit

Author: 
Jeanette Keith
Reviewer: 
John Barnhill

Barnhill on Keith, 'Rich Man's War, Poor Man's Fight: Race, Class, and Power in the Rural South during the First World War'

Jeanette Keith. Rich Man's War, Poor Man's Fight: Race, Class, and Power in the Rural South during the First World War. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. viii + 260 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5562-1; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2897-7.

Reviewed by John Barnhill (Independent Scholar, Houston, Texas) Published on H-SAWH (July, 2006)

Author: 
Lisa Lindquist Dorr
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Boggs

Boggs on Dorr, 'White Women, Rape, and the Power of Race in Virginia, 1900-1960'

Lisa Lindquist Dorr. White Women, Rape, and the Power of Race in Virginia, 1900-1960. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. 327 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5514-0; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2841-0.

Reviewed by Jeremy Boggs (Department of History and Art History, George Mason University) Published on H-SAWH (July, 2006)

A New Look at the Southern Rape Myth

Author: 
Catherine Fosl
Reviewer: 
Pamela Tyler

Tyler on Fosl, 'Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Cold War South'

Catherine Fosl. Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Cold War South. New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. ix + 418 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-29487-8.

Reviewed by Pamela Tyler (Department of History, North Carolina State University) Published on H-SAWH (April, 2006)

Anne Braden: Dedicated Civil Rights Activist and Feminist

Author: 
Stephanie Cole, Alison M. Parker, eds.
Reviewer: 
Amy Meschke Porter

Porter on Cole and Parker, 'Beyond Black and White: Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the U.S. South and Southwest'

Stephanie Cole, Alison M. Parker, eds. Beyond Black and White: Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the U.S. South and Southwest. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2004. ix + 144 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58544-297-3; $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58544-319-2.

Reviewed by Amy Meschke Porter (Department of History, Georgia Southwestern State University) Published on H-SAWH (April, 2006)

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