The Historian articles

Volume 78 (2)

Harry S. Truman: The Economics of a Populist President. By E. Ray Canterbery. (Toh Tuck Link, Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, 2014. Pp. x, 200. $45.00.)
Alonzo L. Hamby, vol. 78 (2): 319-320
The Argentine Silent Majority: Middle Classes, Politics, Violence, and Memory in the Seventies. By Sebastián Carassai. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Pp. xiii, 357. $25.95.)
Oscar Chamosa, vol. 78 (2): 320-321
Charity and Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America. By Rachel Hope Cleves. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xxiii, 267. $29.95.)
Rebecca L. Davis, vol. 78 (2): 322-323
Papist Devils: Catholics in British America, 1574–1783. By Robert Emmett Curran. (Washington, DC: The Catholic University of America Press, 2014. Pp. vii, 315. $29.95.)
Thomas P. Slaughter, vol. 78 (2): 323-324
The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern America. By Ernest Freeberg. (New York, NY: Penguin Books, 2013. Pp. ii, 354. $17.00.)
Craig R. Semsel, vol. 78 (2): 324-325
Tales from the Deadball Era: Ty Cobb, Home Run Baker, Shoeless Joe Jackson, and the Wildest Times in Baseball History. By Mark S. Halfon. (Lincoln, NE: Potomac Books, 2014. Pp. xiii, 226. $26.95.)
Adrian Burgos, vol. 78 (2): 326-327
La Frontera: Forests and Ecological Conflict in Chile's Frontier Territory. By Thomas Miller Klubock. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Pp. xiii, 385. $27.95.)
Heidi Tinsman, vol. 78 (2): 327-329
Harriet Beecher Stowe: A Spiritual Life. By Nancy Koester. (Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2014. Pp. xi, 371. $24.00.)
Patricia R. Hill, vol. 78 (2): 329-330
A Trust Betrayed: The Untold Story of Camp Lejeune and the Poisoning of Generations of Marines and Their Families. By Mike Magner. (Boston, MA: Da Capo Press, 2014. Pp. vii, 287. $27.50.)
Robert J. O'Dowd, vol. 78 (2): 330-331
Alvin York: A New Biography of the Hero of the Argonne. By Douglas V. Mastriano. (Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2014. Pp. xii, 306. $34.95.)
Jennifer D. Keene, vol. 78 (2): 331-333
The Mulatto Republic: Class, Race, and Dominican National Identity. By April J. Mayes. (Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press, 2014. Pp. xiii, 195. $69.95.)
Philippe Girard, vol. 78 (2): 333-334
Paine and Jefferson in the Age of Revolutions. Edited by Simon P. Newman and Peter S. Onuf. (Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 2013. Pp. 311. $39.50.)
Brian Steele, vol. 78 (2): 334-335
Constitutive Visions: Indigeneity and Commonplaces of National Identity in Republican Ecuador. By Christa J. Olson. (University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2014. Pp. xxi, 238. $64.95.)
Roger P. Davis, vol. 78 (2): 336-337
Freedom's Children: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Birth of Modern Jamaica. By Colin A. Palmer. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. Pp. xi, 419. $39.95.)
Patrick E. Bryan, vol. 78 (2): 337-338
Robert F. Kennedy in the Stream of History. By Terrence Edward Paupp. (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2014. Pp. xxxii, 257. $39.95.)
Joseph A. Palermo, vol. 78 (2): 338-340
The Most Dangerous Man in America: The Making of Douglas MacArthur. By Mark Perry. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2014. Pp. xviii, 380. $29.99.)
Michael Schaller, vol. 78 (2): 340-342
The Disappearing Mestizo: Configuring Difference in the Colonial New Kingdom of Granada. By Joanne Rappaport. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Pp. xv, 352. $25.95.)
Peter Wade, vol. 78 (2): 342-343
Dedicated to God: An Oral History of Cloistered Nuns. By Abbie Reese. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xvii, 247. $34.95.)
Margaret M. McGuinness, vol. 78 (2): 343-344
The Republican Party in the Age of Roosevelt: Sources of Anti-Government Conservatism in the United States. By Elliot A. Rosen. (Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 229. $39.50.)
Marjorie Randon Hershey, vol. 78 (2): 344-346
Roy Wilkins: The Quiet Revolutionary and the NAACP. By Yvonne Ryan. (Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2014. Pp. 285. $40.00.)
James R. Ralph, vol. 78 (2): 346-347
Gruesome Spectacles: Botched Executions and America's Death Penalty. By Austin Sarat. (Stanford, CA: Stanford Law Books, 2014. Pp. i, 273. $24.00.)
Ray Paternoster, vol. 78 (2): 347-348
West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776. By Claudio Saunt. (New York, NY: W. W. Norton, 2014). Pp. 288. $26.95.)
Edward Countryman, vol. 78 (2): 348-349
Independence: The Tangled Roots of the American Revolution. By Thomas P. Slaughter. (New York, NY: Hill & Wang, 2014. Pp. xix, 487. $35.00.)
Robert Emmett Curran, vol. 78 (2): 349-351
“Mr. President”: George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office. By Harlow Giles Unger. (Boston, MA: Da Capo Press, 2013. Pp. xii, 273. $25.99.)
Mark V. Kwasny, vol. 78 (2): 351-353
Louisiana: Crossroads of the Atlantic World. Edited by Cécile Vidal. (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. Pp. 304. $49.95.)
Nathan Jérémie-Brink, vol. 78 (2): 353-354
The Worlds the Shawnees Made: Migration and Violence in Early America. By Stephen Warren. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. Pp. ix, 320. $39.95.)
Jonathan DeCoster, vol. 78 (2): 354-355
Bloody Spring: Forty Days That Sealed the Confederacy's Fate. By Joseph Wheelan. (Boston, MA: Da Capo Press, 2014. Pp. xix, 411. $27.50.)
A. James Fuller, vol. 78 (2): 355-357
The River was Dyed with Blood: Nathan Bedford Forrest & Fort Pillow. By Brian Steel Wills. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 274. $29.95.)
Chris Mackowski, vol. 78 (2): 357-358
Traders and Raiders: The Indigenous World of the Colorado Basin, 1540–1859. By Natale A. Zappia. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 240. $39.95.)
Adam R. Hodge, vol. 78 (2): 358-359
James Madison, the South, and the Trans-Appalachian West, 1783–1803. By Jeffrey Allen Zemler. (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014. Pp. vii, 207. $90.00.)
Drew R. McCoy, vol. 78 (2): 360-361
Navigating the Spanish Lake: The Pacific in the Iberian World, 1521–1898. By Rainer F. Buschmann, Edward R. Slack Jr., and James B. Tueller. (Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 182. $47.00.)
Ida Altman, vol. 78 (2): 362-364
Emperor Huizong. By Patricia Buckley Ebrey. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. xxix, 661. $45.00.)
Craig Clunas, vol. 78 (2): 364-365
Makers of Modern Asia. Edited by Ramachandra Guha. (Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. 385. $29.95.)
R. Keith Schoppa, vol. 78 (2): 365-366
The Sacred Town of Sankhu: The Anthropology of Newar Ritual, Religion and Society in Nepal. By Bal Gopal Shrestha. (Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012. Pp. xxii, 615. $92.99.)
Todd T. Lewis, vol. 78 (2): 366-368
Hun Sen's Cambodia. By Sebastian Strangio. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014. Pp. xv, 322. $37.50.)
Mark W. McLeod, vol. 78 (2): 369-370
White Lotus Rebels and South China Pirates: Crisis and Reform in the Qing Empire. By Wensheng Wang. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. vi, 339. $39.95.)
Daniel McMahon, vol. 78 (2): 370-371
Conservative Politics in National and Imperial Crisis: Letters from Britain to the Viceroy of India, 1926–1931. Edited by Stuart Ball. (Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. x, 436. $180.00.)
Robert Batchelor, vol. 78 (2): 372-373
The Language of Periodical News in Seventeenth-Century England. By Nicholas Brownlees. (Newcastle upon Tyne, England: Cambridge Scholars, 2014. Pp. xviii, 227. $67.99.)
Benjamin Woodford, vol. 78 (2): 373-374
Villagers and Lords in Eastern Europe, 1300–1800. By Markus Cerman. (Houndmills, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Pp. xvii, 155. $26.00.)
David W. Darrow, vol. 78 (2): 374-375
Exodus and Liberation: Deliverance Politics from John Calvin to Martin Luther King Jr. By John Coffey. (Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. vii, 301. $34.95.)
Nathaniel Warne, vol. 78 (2): 375-377