Reviews

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)

Author: 
Sarah Rivett
Reviewer: 
Frank Kelderman

Kelderman on Rivett, 'Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation'

Sarah Rivett. Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation. Oxford Studies in American Literary History Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 400 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-049256-4.

Reviewed by Frank Kelderman (University of Louisville) Published on H-AmIndian (October, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Thomas J. Pluckhahn, Victor D. Thompson
Reviewer: 
Kara Bridgman Sweeney

Bridgman Sweeney on Pluckhahn and Thompson, 'New Histories of Village Life at Crystal River'

Thomas J. Pluckhahn, Victor D. Thompson. New Histories of Village Life at Crystal River. Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2018. Illustrations, tables. 298 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68340-035-6.

Author: 
Timothy J. Shannon
Reviewer: 
James Hill

Hill on Shannon, 'Indian Captive, Indian King: Peter Williamson in America and Britain'

Timothy J. Shannon. Indian Captive, Indian King: Peter Williamson in America and Britain. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 360 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97632-0.

Reviewed by James Hill (Mississippi State University) Published on H-AmIndian (August, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Jessica Yirush Stern
Reviewer: 
Jay H. Precht

Precht on Stern, 'The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast'

Jessica Yirush Stern. The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 268 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3148-6; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3147-9.

Reviewed by Jay H. Precht (Penn State Fayette) Published on H-AmIndian (July, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Dawn Peterson
Reviewer: 
Meg Devlin O'Sullivan

O'Sullivan on Peterson, 'Indians in the Family: Adoption and the Politics of Antebellum Expansion'

Dawn Peterson. Indians in the Family: Adoption and the Politics of Antebellum Expansion. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 421 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-73755-6.

Reviewed by Meg Devlin O'Sullivan (SUNY-New Paltz) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Andrew K. Frank, A. Glenn Crothers, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robert M. Owens

Owens on Frank and Crothers, 'Borderland Narratives: Negotiation and Accommodation in North America’s Contested Spaces, 1500-1850'

Andrew K. Frank, A. Glenn Crothers, eds. Borderland Narratives: Negotiation and Accommodation in North America’s Contested Spaces, 1500-1850. Contested Boundaries Series. Tallahassee: University Press of Florida, 2017. 224 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-5495-7.

Author: 
Marisa Elena Duarte
Reviewer: 
David Gaertner

Gaertner on Duarte, 'Network Sovereignty: Building the Internet across Indian Country'

Marisa Elena Duarte. Network Sovereignty: Building the Internet across Indian Country. Indigenous Confluences Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017. 192 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-74182-6; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-74181-9.

Reviewed by David Gaertner (University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus) Published on H-AmIndian (March, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Andrew K. Frank
Reviewer: 
James M. Denham

Denham on Frank, 'Before the Pioneers: Indians, Settlers, Slaves, and the Founding of Miami'

Andrew K. Frank. Before the Pioneers: Indians, Settlers, Slaves, and the Founding of Miami. Tallahassee: University Press of Florida, 2017. 160 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-5451-3.

Reviewed by James M. Denham (Florida Southern College) Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)

Author: 
Christina Snyder
Reviewer: 
Daniel Feller

Feller on Snyder, 'Great Crossings: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves in the Age of Jackson'

Christina Snyder. Great Crossings: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves in the Age of Jackson. New York: Oxford University Press Inc, 2017. 416 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-939906-2.

Reviewed by Daniel Feller (University of Tennessee) Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

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