Reviews

Author: 
Cameron B. Strang
Reviewer: 
Jeff Fortney

Fortney on Strang, 'Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850'

Cameron B. Strang. Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 376 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1.

Reviewed by Jeff Fortney (Florida Gulf Coast University) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Tadeusz Lewandowski
Reviewer: 
Denise E. Bates

Bates on Lewandowski, 'Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik'

Tadeusz Lewandowski. Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2019. 208 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-32520-6.

Reviewed by Denise E. Bates (Arizona State University) Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Christine M. Delucia
Reviewer: 
Boyd Cothran

Cothran on Delucia, 'Memory Lands: King Philip’s War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast'

Christine M. Delucia. Memory Lands: King Philip’s War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 496 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-20117-8.

Reviewed by Boyd Cothran (York University) Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Bryan C. Rindfleisch
Reviewer: 
Christine Rizzi

Rizzi on Rindfleisch, 'George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America'

Bryan C. Rindfleisch. George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America. Indians and Southern History Series. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2019. Illustrations. 296 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-2027-0.

Reviewed by Christine Rizzi (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Andrew C. Billings, Jason Edward Black
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Guiliano

Guiliano on Billings and Black, 'Mascot Nation: The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports'

Andrew C. Billings, Jason Edward Black. Mascot Nation: The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. Illustrations. 256 pp. $14.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-252-05084-8; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04209-6; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08378-5.

Reviewed by Jennifer Guiliano (Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Jeffrey Ostler
Reviewer: 
Gregory D. Smithers

Smithers on Ostler, 'Surviving Genocide: Native Nations and the United States from the American Revolution to Bleeding Kansas'

Jeffrey Ostler. Surviving Genocide: Native Nations and the United States from the American Revolution to Bleeding Kansas. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2019. 544 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21812-1.

Reviewed by Gregory D. Smithers (Virginia Commonwealth University) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Brook Colley
Reviewer: 
Theodor Gordon

Gordon on Colley, 'Power in the Telling: Grand Ronde, Warm Springs, and Intertribal Relations in the Casino Era'

Brook Colley. Power in the Telling: Grand Ronde, Warm Springs, and Intertribal Relations in the Casino Era. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2018. xx + 203 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-74335-6; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-74336-3.

Author: 
Sondra Jones
Reviewer: 
William S. Kiser

Kiser on Jones, 'Being and Becoming Ute: The Story of an American Indian People'

Sondra Jones. Being and Becoming Ute: The Story of an American Indian People. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2019. xiii + 559 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60781-657-7.

Reviewed by William S. Kiser (Texas A&M University-San Antonio) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Stephanie Nohelani Teves
Reviewer: 
Sarah Biscarra Dilley

Biscarra Dilley on Teves, 'Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance'

Stephanie Nohelani Teves. Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance. Critical Indigeneities Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. Illustrations. 240 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-4055-6; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4054-9.

Author: 
Daniel S. Dupre
Reviewer: 
Robbie Ethridge

Ethridge on Dupre, 'Alabama's Frontiers and the Rise of the Old South'

Daniel S. Dupre. Alabama's Frontiers and the Rise of the Old South. A History of the Trans-Appalachian Frontier Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2018. 288 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02727-6.

Reviewed by Robbie Ethridge (University of Mississippi) Published on H-AmIndian (April, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Jacqueline Emery
Reviewer: 
Steve Amerman

Amerman on Emery, 'Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press'

Jacqueline Emery. Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017. 336 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-7675-8.

Reviewed by Steve Amerman (Southern Connecticut State University) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Allan Greer
Reviewer: 
Steven Peach

Peach on Greer, 'Property and Dispossession: Natives, Empires and Land in Early Modern North America'

Allan Greer. Property and Dispossession: Natives, Empires and Land in Early Modern North America. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 464 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-16064-4; $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-61369-6.

Reviewed by Steven Peach (Tarleton State University) Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2019) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Tamara Levi
Reviewer: 
David Fazzino

Fazzino on Levi, 'Food Control and Resistance: Rations and Indigenous Peoples in the United States and South Australia'

Tamara Levi. Food Control and Resistance: Rations and Indigenous Peoples in the United States and South Australia. Plains Histories Series. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89672-963-6; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89672-964-3.

Author: 
Zoltán Grossman
Reviewer: 
Jacob Jurss

Jurss on Grossman, 'Unlikely Alliances: Native Nations and White Communities Join to Defend Rural Lands'

Zoltán Grossman. Unlikely Alliances: Native Nations and White Communities Join to Defend Rural Lands. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017. xxviii + 362 pages. ISBN 978-0-295-74152-9.

Reviewed by Jacob Jurss (Metropolitan State University) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Doug Hunter
Reviewer: 
Christopher Bilodeau

Bilodeau on Hunter, 'The Place of Stone: Dighton Rock and the Erasure of America's Indigenous Past'

Doug Hunter. The Place of Stone: Dighton Rock and the Erasure of America's Indigenous Past. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 344 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3440-1.

Reviewed by Christopher Bilodeau (Dickinson College) Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

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