The Historian articles

Volume 77 (3)

Lincoln's Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflict. By John Burt. (Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. xvii, 814. $39.95.)
Brian Carso, vol. 77 (3): 546-547
Fidel Castro. By Nick Caistor. (London, England: Reaktion Books, 2013. Pp. 154. $16.95.)
Julie M. Bunck, vol. 77 (3): 547-548
The People's Martyr: Thomas Wilson Dorr and His 1842 Rhode Island Rebellion. By Erik J. Chaput. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2013. Pp. ix, 322. $34.95.)
Thomas P. Slaughter, vol. 77 (3): 548-549
Jane Means Appleton Pierce: U.S. First Lady (1853–1857): Her Family, Life, and Times. By Ann Covell. (Lanham, MD: Hamilton Books, 2013. Pp. xiii, 132. $28.99.)
Catherine Allgor, vol. 77 (3): 550-551
Progressives at War: William G. McAdoo and Newton D. Baker, 1863–1941. By Douglas B. Craig. (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. Pp. x, 525. $59.95.)
Dean J. Kotlowski, vol. 77 (3): 551-552
Mississippi Praying: Southern White Evangelicals and the Civil Rights Movement, 1945–1975. By Carolyn Renée Dupont. (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2013. Pp. 290. $55.00.)
Gary S. Selby, vol. 77 (3): 553-554
The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government. By Richard A. Epstein. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. xv, 684. $49.95.)
Scott Douglas Gerber, vol. 77 (3): 554-555
Ellis Island Nation: Immigration Policy and American Identity in the Twentieth Century. By Robert L. Fleegler. (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013. Pp. 270. $49.95.)
Charles K. Piehl, vol. 77 (3): 555-556
Ancient Maya Political Dynamics. By Antonia E. Foias. (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2013. Pp. xiv, 289. $79.95.)
Jon Lohse, vol. 77 (3): 557-558
The Green and the Gray: The Irish in the Confederate States of America. By David T. Gleeson. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. 328. $35.00.)
William B. Kurtz, vol. 77 (3): 558-559
Paul Robeson: A Watched Man. By Jordan Goodman. (New York, NY: Verso, 2013. Pp. xiv, 386. $29.95.)
Tony Perucci, vol. 77 (3): 559-560
Remembering the Civil War: Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation. By Caroline E. Janney. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. xii, 451. $35.00.)
David Silkenat, vol. 77 (3): 561-561
Skull in the Ashes: Murder, a Gold Rush Manhunt, and The Birth of Circumstantial Evidence In America. By Peter Kaufman. (Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa Press, 2013. Pp. 283. $19.95.)
Dwight L. Teeter, vol. 77 (3): 562-563
The Tuscarora War: Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies. By David La Vere. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. 272. $30.00.)
Steven C. Hahn, vol. 77 (3): 563-564
The Founding Conservatives: How a Group of Unsung Heroes Saved the American Revolution. By David Lefer. (New York, NY: Sentinel, 2013. Pp. 406. $29.95.)
Frank Cogliano, vol. 77 (3): 564-565
American Founding Son: John Bingham and the Invention of the Fourteenth Amendment. By Gerard N. Magliocca. (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2013. Pp. x, 295. $39.00.)
David A. Lincove, vol. 77 (3): 566-567
The Twilight of the American Enlightenment: The 1950s and the Crisis of Liberal Belief. By George M. Marsden. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2014. Pp. xxxix, 264. $26.99.)
Andrew P. Hogue, vol. 77 (3): 567-568
Rebecca Dickinson: Independence for a New England Woman. By Marla Miller. (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2014. Pp. xxii, 194. $20.00.)
Peter C. Messer, vol. 77 (3): 568-569
Jeremiah's Scribes: Creating Sermon Literature in Puritan New England. By Meredith Marie Neuman. (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013. Pp. x, 265. $69.95.)
Christopher Grasso, vol. 77 (3): 570-571
The First Presidential Contest: 1796 and the Founding of American Democracy. By Jeffrey L. Pasley. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2013. Pp. xi, 516. $37.50.)
Ralph Ketcham, vol. 77 (3): 571-572
My Life Before the World War, 1860–1917: A Memoir. By John J. Pershing. Edited by John T. Greenwood. (Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2013. Pp. xii, 727. $50.00.)
Jonathan F. Vance, vol. 77 (3): 572-573
A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff: The Great Recession and the Death of Small Town Georgia. By William Rawlings. (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2013. Pp. vii, 276. $29.00.)
Jon Huibregtse, vol. 77 (3): 574-575
When the United States Invaded Russia: Woodrow Wilson's Siberian Disaster. By Carl J. Richard. (New York, NY: Rowman & Littlefield, 2013. Pp. xiii, 195. $38.00.)
David W. McFadden, vol. 77 (3): 575-577
Edmund G. Ross: Soldier, Senator, Abolitionist. By Richard A. Ruddy. (Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2013. Pp. xv, 328. $39.95.)
Eugene H. Berwanger, vol. 77 (3): 577-579
The American Middle Class: A Cultural History. By Lawrence R. Samuel. (New York, NY: Routledge, 2014. Pp. 174. $29.95.)
A. Ricardo López, vol. 77 (3): 579-581
New Mexico: A History. By Joseph P. Sánchez, Robert L. Spude, and Art Gómez. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2013. Pp. xv, 384. $26.95.)
Robert D. Martínez, vol. 77 (3): 581-582
West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776. By Claudio Saunt. (New York, NY: W. W. Norton, 2014. Pp. 283. $26.95.)
John R. Van Atta, vol. 77 (3): 582-583
Custer, Cody, and Grand Duke Alexis: Historical Archaeology of the Royal Buffalo Hunt. By Douglas D. Scott, Peter Bleed, and Stephen Damm. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2013. Pp. v, 205. $24.95.)
Jo Balicki, vol. 77 (3): 583-584
Harry Truman and the Struggle for Racial Justice. By Robert Shogan. (Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 233. $34.95.)
Jeff Gall, vol. 77 (3): 585-586
The Outlaws: Tales of Bad Guys Who Shaped the Wild West. By Robert Barr Smith. (Guilford, CT: TwoDot, 2013. Pp. vi, 217. $18.95.)
Kathleen P. Chamberlain, vol. 77 (3): 586-587
Republicans and Race: The GOP's Frayed Relationship with African Americans, 1945–1974. By Timothy N. Thurber. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2013. Pp. 500. $39.95.)
Richard Bradley, vol. 77 (3): 587-588
Courtesans, Concubines, and the Cult of Female Fidelity. By Beverly Bossler. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2013. Pp. ix, 480. $39.95.)
Katherine Carlitz, vol. 77 (3): 588-590
Partitioned Lives: Migrants, Refugees, Citizens in India and Pakistan, 1947–1965. By Haimanti Roy. (Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. 254. $50.00.)
Yaqoob Khan Bangash, vol. 77 (3): 590-591
Tang China in Multi-Polar Asia: A History of Diplomacy and War. By Zhenping Wang (Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2013. Pp. xiii, 472. $65.00.)
Thomas Barfield, vol. 77 (3): 591-592
Empire and Identity in Guizhou: Local Resistance to Qing Expansion. By Jodi L. Weinstein. (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 217. $30.00.)
Hugh R. Clark, vol. 77 (3): 592-594
Forgotten Voices of Mao's Great Famine, 1958–1962: An Oral History. By Xun Zhou. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2013. Pp. xv, 315. $35.00.)
Cormac Ó Gráda, vol. 77 (3): 594-595
The French Anarchists in London, 1880–1914: Exile and Transnationalism in the First Globalisation. By Constance Bantman. (Liverpool, England: Liverpool University Press, 2013. Pp. xii, 219. $99.95.)
David Berry, vol. 77 (3): 595-596
Six Moments of Crisis: Inside British Foreign Policy. By Gill Bennett. (Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. viii, 223. $34.95.)
Thomas K. Robb, vol. 77 (3): 596-598
Orpheus in the Marketplace: Jacopo Peri and the Economy of Late Renaissance Florence. By Tim Carter and Richard A. Goldthwaite. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. xiv, 479. $49.95.)
Joseph P. Byrne, vol. 77 (3): 598-599
A Surgical Temptation: The Demonization of the Foreskin and the Rise of Circumcision in Britain. By Robert Darby. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 374. $25.00.)
Malcolm Nicolson, vol. 77 (3): 599-600