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Author: 
Philip J. Ethington
Reviewer: 
Maureen A. Flanagan

Flanagan on Ethington, 'The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Fransciso, 1850-1900'

Philip J. Ethington. The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Fransciso, 1850-1900. New York and Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xvi + 464 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-41565-1.

Reviewed by Maureen A. Flanagan (Michigan State University) Published on H-SHGAPE (February, 1995)

Author: 
Gertrude Matyoka Yeager
Reviewer: 
Virginia W. Leonard

Leonard on Yeager, 'Confronting Change, Challenging Tradition: Woman in Latin American History (Jaguar Books on Latin America)'

Gertrude Matyoka Yeager. Confronting Change, Challenging Tradition: Woman in Latin American History (Jaguar Books on Latin America). Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1994. . $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2479-2; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8420-2480-8.

Reviewed by Virginia W. Leonard (Western Illinois University ) Published on H-LatAm (February, 1995)

Author: 
Warren Dean
Reviewer: 
Robert M. Levine

Levine on Dean, 'With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest'

Warren Dean. With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. xx + 482 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08775-0.

Reviewed by Robert M. Levine (University of Miami) Published on H-LatAm (February, 1995)

Author: 
Patrick Joyce
Reviewer: 
David M. Fahey

Fahey on Joyce, 'Democratic Subjects: The Self and the Social in Nineteenth-Century England'

Patrick Joyce. Democratic Subjects: The Self and the Social in Nineteenth-Century England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. . $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-44334-0; $33.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-44802-4.

Reviewed by David M. Fahey (Miami University) Published on H-Albion (January, 1995)

Author: 
Paul K. Davis
Reviewer: 
Paul Rich

Rich on Davis, 'Ends and Means: The British Mesopotamian Campaign and Commission'

Paul K. Davis. Ends and Means: The British Mesopotamian Campaign and Commission. Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1994. 279 pp. $41.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8386-3530-8.

Reviewed by Paul Rich (University of the Americas, Puebla, Mexico) Published on H-Albion (December, 1994)

Author: 
Dana Frank
Reviewer: 
Colin Davis

Davis on Frank, 'Purchasing Power: Consumer Organizing, Gender, and the Seattle Labor Movement, 1919-1929'

Dana Frank. Purchasing Power: Consumer Organizing, Gender, and the Seattle Labor Movement, 1919-1929. Cambridge England: Cambridge University Press, 1994. . $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-38367-7; $39.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-46714-8.

Reviewed by Colin Davis (University of Alabama at Birmingham) Published on H-Labor (December, 1994)

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