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Recent Content

Author: 
Aaron Belkin
Reviewer: 
Remy Willocks

Willocks on Belkin, 'Bring Me Men: Military Masculinity and the Benign Façade of American Empire, 1898-2001'


Aaron Belkin. Bring Me Men: Military Masculinity and the Benign Façade of American Empire, 1898-2001. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. 244 pp. Illustrations. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-70284-3; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70285-0.

Reviewed by Remy Willocks (Miami University of Ohio)
Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

Author: 
J. Anne Funderburg
Reviewer: 
Matthew Daley

Daley on Funderburg, 'Rumrunners: Liquor Smugglers on America's Coasts, 1920-1933'


J. Anne Funderburg. Rumrunners: Liquor Smugglers on America's Coasts, 1920-1933. Jefferson: Mcfarland, 2016. 208 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6757-7.

Reviewed by Matthew Daley (Grand Valley State University)
Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

Author: 
Michael J. Klarman
Reviewer: 
Gregory Richard

Richard on Klarman, 'The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution'


Michael J. Klarman. The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 880 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-994203-9.

Reviewed by Gregory Richard (Winona State University)
Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Kate Brown

Author: 
Jill Abraham Hummer
Reviewer: 
Katherine Jellison

Jellison on Hummer, 'First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home'


Jill Abraham Hummer. First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2017. 256 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2380-8.

Reviewed by Katherine Jellison (Ohio University)
Published on H-FedHist (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

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