Reviews

Author: 
Stig Foerster, eds., Joerg Nagler
Reviewer: 
John E. Talbott

Talbott on Foerster, 'On the Road to Total War. The American Civil War and the German War of Unification, 1861-1871'

Stig Foerster, eds., Joerg Nagler. On the Road to Total War. The American Civil War and the German War of Unification, 1861-1871. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. xii + 705 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-56071-9.

Reviewed by John E. Talbott (University of California at Santa Barbara) Published on H-CivWar (April, 1998)

Author: 
Wilbur D. Jones, Jr.
Reviewer: 
Stephen E. Towne

Towne on Jones, 'Giants in the Cornfield: The 27th Indiana Infantry'

Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. Giants in the Cornfield: The 27th Indiana Infantry. Shippensburg, Penn.: White Mane Publishing, 1997. xix + 319 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-015-4.

Reviewed by Stephen E. Towne (Indiana State Archives--Indianapolis) Published on H-CivWar (March, 1998)

Author: 
John C. Jr.. Bonnell
Reviewer: 
T. L. Beckenbaugh

Beckenbaugh on Bonnell, 'Sabres in the Shenandoah: The 21st New York Cavalry: 1863-1866'

John C. Jr.. Bonnell. Sabres in the Shenandoah: The 21st New York Cavalry: 1863-1866. Shippensburg, Penn.: White Mane Publishing, 1996. xiii + 377 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-012-3.

Reviewed by T. L. Beckenbaugh (University of Arkansas, Fayetteville) Published on H-CivWar (March, 1998)

Author: 
Noel C. Fisher
Reviewer: 
William Blair

Blair on Fisher, 'War at Every Door: Partisan Politics and Guerrilla Violence in East Tennessee, 1860-1869'

Noel C. Fisher. War at Every Door: Partisan Politics and Guerrilla Violence in East Tennessee, 1860-1869. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. ix + 239 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-2367-5.

Reviewed by William Blair (University of North Carolina Greensboro) Published on H-CivWar (March, 1998)

Author: 
Bernice-Marie Yates
Reviewer: 
Jimmy W. Jones

Jones on Yates, 'Jeb Stuart Speaks: An Interview with Lee's Cavalryman'

Bernice-Marie Yates. Jeb Stuart Speaks: An Interview with Lee's Cavalryman. Shippensburg, Penn.: White Mane Publishing, 1997. xix + 84 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57249-041-3.

Reviewed by Jimmy W. Jones (University of Arkansas) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
Kenneth W. Noe, Shannon H. Wilson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Thomas L. Powers

Powers on Noe and Wilson, 'The Civil War in Appalachia: Collected Essays'

Kenneth W. Noe, Shannon H. Wilson, eds. The Civil War in Appalachia: Collected Essays. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1997. xl + 264 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87049-971-5.

Reviewed by Thomas L. Powers (University of South Carolina-Sumter) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
Jane Stuart Woolsey
Reviewer: 
Karen L. Cox

Cox on Woolsey, 'Hospital Days: Reminiscence of a Civil War Nurse'

Jane Stuart Woolsey. Hospital Days: Reminiscence of a Civil War Nurse. Roseville, Minn.: Edinborough Press, 1996. 139 pp. $12.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-889020-00-6.

Reviewed by Karen L. Cox (Murray State University) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
Earl C. Hastings, Jr., David Hastings
Reviewer: 
Michael Chesson

Chesson on Hastings and Jr. and Hastings, 'A Pitiless Rain: The Battle of Williamsburg, 1862'

Earl C. Hastings, Jr., David Hastings. A Pitiless Rain: The Battle of Williamsburg, 1862. Shippensburg, Pa.: White Mane Publishing, 1997. ix + 160 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-042-0.

Reviewed by Michael Chesson (Department of History, University of Massachusetts-Boston ) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
Anthony Gene Carey
Reviewer: 
Lloyd Benson

Benson on Carey, 'Parties, Slavery, and the Union in Antebellum Georgia'

Anthony Gene Carey. Parties, Slavery, and the Union in Antebellum Georgia. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997. xxii + 339 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-1898-1.

Reviewed by Lloyd Benson (Department of History, Furman University ) Published on H-CivWar (February, 1998)

Author: 
D. Warren Lambert
Reviewer: 
Paul Leushcen

Leushcen on Lambert, 'When the Ripe Pears Fell: The Battle of Richmond, Kentucky'

D. Warren Lambert. When the Ripe Pears Fell: The Battle of Richmond, Kentucky. Richmond: Madison County Historical Society, 1997. xi + 245 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9615162-3-9.

Reviewed by Paul Leushcen (University of Arkansas) Published on H-CivWar (January, 1998)

Author: 
Barry A. Crouch, Donaly E. Brice
Reviewer: 
Robert W. Frizzell

Frizzell on Crouch and Brice, 'Cullen Montgomery Baker: Reconstruction Desperado'

Barry A. Crouch, Donaly E. Brice. Cullen Montgomery Baker: Reconstruction Desperado. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1997. xvi + 190 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2140-5.

Reviewed by Robert W. Frizzell (Bailey Library, Hendrix College, Missouri Life Trip) Published on H-CivWar (January, 1998)

Author: 
Paul A. Cimbala
Reviewer: 
Randy Finley

Finley on Cimbala, 'Under the Guardianship of the Nation: The Freedmen's Bureau and the Reconstruction of Georgia, 1865-1870'

Paul A. Cimbala. Under the Guardianship of the Nation: The Freedmen's Bureau and the Reconstruction of Georgia, 1865-1870. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1997. xx + 395 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-1891-2.

Reviewed by Randy Finley (Department of Social Sciences, Georgia Perimeter College) Published on H-CivWar (December, 1997)

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