Reviews

Author: 
Sabine N. Meyer
Reviewer: 
Josh Steedman

Steedman on Meyer, 'We Are What We Drink: The Temperance Battle in Minnesota'

Sabine N. Meyer. We Are What We Drink: The Temperance Battle in Minnesota. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. 288 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03935-5.

Reviewed by Josh Steedman (University of Toledo) Published on H-Midwest (May, 2018) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek (Grand Valley State University)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=46483

Author: 
Andrew R. Highsmith
Reviewer: 
Brandon M. Ward

Ward on Highsmith, 'Demolition Means Progress: Flint, Michigan and the Fate of the American Metropolis'

Andrew R. Highsmith. Demolition Means Progress: Flint, Michigan and the Fate of the American Metropolis. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. 398 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-05005-8.

Reviewed by Brandon M. Ward (Perimeter College, Georgia State University) Published on H-Midwest (March, 2018) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek (Grand Valley State University)

Author: 
Reg Ankrom
Reviewer: 
Gregory Peek

Peek on Ankrom, 'Stephen A. Douglas: The Political Apprenticeship, 1833-1843'

Reg Ankrom. Stephen A. Douglas: The Political Apprenticeship, 1833-1843. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 240 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9807-9.

Reviewed by Gregory Peek (Pennsylvania State University) Published on H-Midwest (November, 2017) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=46485

Author: 
Frank Felsenstein, James J. Connolly
Reviewer: 
Mary Hricko

Hricko on Felsenstein and Connolly, 'What Middletown Read: Print Culture in an American Small City'

Frank Felsenstein, James J. Connolly. What Middletown Read: Print Culture in an American Small City. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2015. 304 pp.. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62534-141-9.

Reviewed by Mary Hricko (KSU Geauga Campus and Regional Academic Center) Published on H-Midwest (November, 2017) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek

Author: 
Adam Mack
Reviewer: 
Brian M. Ingrassia

Ingrassia on Mack, 'Sensing Chicago: Noisemakers, Strikebreakers, and Muckrakers'

Adam Mack. Sensing Chicago: Noisemakers, Strikebreakers, and Muckrakers. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2015. xi + 161 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08075-3.

Reviewed by Brian M. Ingrassia (West Texas A&M University) Published on H-Midwest (October, 2017) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek

Ingrassia on The Five Senses in the Windy City

Author: 
Dominic A. Pacyga
Reviewer: 
Greg Hall

Hall on Pacyga, 'Slaughterhouse: Chicago's Union Stock Yard and the World It Made'

Dominic A. Pacyga. Slaughterhouse: Chicago's Union Stock Yard and the World It Made. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 2015. 256 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-12309-7.

Reviewed by Greg Hall (Western Illinois University) Published on H-Midwest (September, 2017) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek

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