Steven W. Hackel, ed. Alta California: Peoples in Motion, Identities in Formation. Berkeley: Published for Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West by University of California Press, Berkeley, California, and Huntington Library, San Marino, California, 2010. vii + 357 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87328-242-0.
Deborah Cohen. Braceros: Migrant Citizens and Transnational Subjects in the Postwar United States and Mexico. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Illustrations. 328 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3359-9.
Reviewed by Ashley M. Zampogna Krug (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) Published on H-Borderlands (March, 2012) Commissioned by Benjamin H. Johnson
Rachel St. John. Line in the Sand: A History of the Western U.S.-Mexico Border. America in the World Series. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2011. x + 284 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-14154-1.
Reviewed by Sterling Evans (Univ. of Oklahoma) Published on H-Borderlands (March, 2012) Commissioned by Benjamin H. Johnson
How to Study a Line
Louise Pubols. The Father of All: The de la Guerra Family, Power, and Patriarchy in Mexican California. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xi + 435 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87328-240-6.
Reviewed by Cheryl E. Martin Published on H-Borderlands (February, 2012) Commissioned by Benjamin H. Johnson
Power and Patriarchy in Mexican California