The Historian articles

Volume 77 (1)

The Sympathetic State: Disaster Relief and the Origins of the American Welfare State. By Michele Landis Dauber. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2013. Pp. xvi, 353. $25.00.)
Gareth Davies, vol. 77 (1): 116-118
Mr. Wrigley's Ball Club: Chicago & the Cubs during the Jazz Age. By Roberts Ehrgott. (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. Pp. ix, 485. $34.95.)
Louis Moore, vol. 77 (1): 118-119
Religion and State Formation in Postrevolutionary Mexico. By Ben Fallaw. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2013. Pp. xx, 330. $25.95.)
Joseph H. Green, vol. 77 (1): 119-120
A Disease in the Public Mind: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War. By Thomas Fleming. (Boston, MA: Da Capo Press, 2013. Pp. xiv, 339. $26.99.)
Robert Tinkler, vol. 77 (1): 121-122
The Forgotten Presidents: Their Untold Constitutional Legacy. By Michael J. Gerhardt. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xxi, 31. $34.95.)
Joel K. Goldstein, vol. 77 (1): 122-123
The Constitution Before the Judgment Seat: The Prehistory and Ratification of the American Constitution, 1787–1791. By Jürgen Heideking. Edited by John P. Kaminski and Richard Leffler. (Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 2012. Pp. xxviii,
Alan Gibson, vol. 77 (1): 123-126
Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign. By Earl J. Hess. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. 322. $35.00.)
Mark A. Weitz, vol. 77 (1): 126-127
Adiós Niño: The Gangs of Guatemala City and the Politics of Death. By Deborah T. Levenson. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2013. Pp. ix, 183. $22.95.)
Kristen Weld, vol. 77 (1): 127-128
Atlanta, Cradle of the New South: Race and Remembering in the Civil War's Aftermath. By William A. Link. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. 264. $34.95.)
Kirt Daacke, vol. 77 (1): 128-129
Coming for to Carry Me Home: Race in America from Abolitionism to Jim Crow. By J. Michael Martinez. (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012. Pp. xiv, 319. $45.00.)
Edward R. Crowther, vol. 77 (1): 130-131
Seeking A New Majority: The Republican Party and American Politics, 1960–1980. Edited by Robert Mason and Iwan Morgan. (Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2013. Pp. vii, 238. $39.95.)
Harold F. Bass, vol. 77 (1): 131-132
Under Household Government: Sex and Family in Puritan Massachusetts. By M. Michelle Jarrett Morris. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. xiv, 310. $49.95.)
Joshua Abram Kercsmar, vol. 77 (1): 132-134
Napalm: An American Biography. By Robert M. Neer. (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. 352. $29.95.)
Thomas Johnson, vol. 77 (1): 134-135
Richmond Must Fall: The Richmond-Petersburg Campaign, October 1864. By Hampton Newsome. (Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 2013. Pp. ix, 447. $65.00.)
Kurt Hackemer, vol. 77 (1): 135-136
America's Assembly Line. By David E. Nye. (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2013. Pp. xii, 338. $29.95.)
Merritt Roe Smith, vol. 77 (1): 136-138
Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution. By Nathaniel Philbrick. (New York, NY: Viking, 2013. Pp. xvii, 398. $32.95.)
Amy Noel Ellison, vol. 77 (1): 138-139
Captives in Blue: The Civil War Prisons of the Confederacy. By Roger Pickenpaugh. (Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2013. Pp. x, 303. $49.95.)
Richard Jensen, vol. 77 (1): 139-140
Let the People In: The Life and Times of Ann Richards. By Jan Reid. (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2012. Pp. xxiii, 467. $16.95.)
Mary L. Scheer, vol. 77 (1): 140-141
Reining in the State: Civil Society and Congress in the Vietnam and Watergate Eras. By Katherine A. Scott. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2013. Pp. x, 233. $34.95.)
David E. Kyvig, vol. 77 (1): 141-143
Disney's Most Notorious Film: Race, Convergence, and the Hidden Histories of Song of the South. By Jason Sperb. (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2012. Pp. xii, 278. $55.00.)
Jill Watts, vol. 77 (1): 143-144
The Second Red Scare and the Unmaking of the New Deal Left. By Landon R. Y. Storrs. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013. Pp. 404. $39.50.)
John Krueckeberg, vol. 77 (1): 144-145
I Speak of the City: Mexico City at the Turn of the Twentieth Century. By Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2012. Pp. xxiv, 504. $45.00.)
Barbara A. Tenenbaum, vol. 77 (1): 146-147
A Slaveholders' Union: Slavery, Politics, and the Constitution in the Early American Republic. By George William Van Cleve. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2010. Pp. 391. $26.00.)
Richard S. Newman, vol. 77 (1): 147-148
Wild Frenchmen and Frenchified Indians: Material Culture and Race in Colonial Louisiana. By Sophie White. (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012. Pp. x, 329. $45.00.)
Thomas N. Ingersoll, vol. 77 (1): 149-150
Mabiki: Infanticide and Population Growth in Eastern Japan, 1660–1950. By Fabian Drixler. (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2013. Pp. xvii, 417. $75.00.)
Louis G. Perez, vol. 77 (1): 150-151
Salvation through Dissent: Tonghak Heterodoxy and Early Modern Korea. By George L. Kallander. (Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press, 2013. Pp. 344. $45.00.)
Nam-lin Hur, vol. 77 (1): 151-152
Colonial Rule and Social Change in Korea, 1910–1945. Edited by Hong Yung Lee, Yong-Chool Ha, and Clark W. Sorensen. (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 379. $45.00.)
Robert Oppenheim, vol. 77 (1): 153-154
Chinese Lives: The People Who Made a Civilization. By Victor H. Mair, Sanping Chen, and Frances Wood. (London, England: Thames & Hudson, 2013. Pp. viii, 232. $29.95.)
Guo Wu, vol. 77 (1): 154-155
Ancient Israel: The Former Prophets Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings: A Translation with Commentary. By Robert Alter. (New York, NY: W. W. Norton, 2013. Pp. xvi, 830. $35.00.)
Mark W. Chavalas, vol. 77 (1): 155-156
John Maynard Keynes. By Vincent Barnett. (New York, NY: Routledge, 2012. Pp. x, 301. $27.95.)
Paul Davidson, vol. 77 (1): 157-159
The Hunt for Hitler's Warship. By Patrick Bishop. (Washington, DC: Regnery History, 2013. Pp. xii, 404. $27.95.)
Ed Ericson, vol. 77 (1): 159-160
Bishops, Clerks, and Diocesan Governance in Thirteenth-Century England: Reward and Punishment. By Michael Burger. (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xvii, 313. $103.00.)
Sophie T. Ambler, vol. 77 (1): 161-162
The East India Company and Religion, 1698–1858. By Penelope Carson. (Woodbridge, England: Boydell Press, 2012. Pp. xii, 277. $115.00.)
Mary Jane Maxwell, vol. 77 (1): 162-163
The Fascist Party and Popular Opinion in Mussolini's Italy. By Paul Corner. (Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. x, 302. $125.00.)
R. J. B. Bosworth, vol. 77 (1): 163-164
The Sword and the Pen: Women, Politics, and Poetry in Sixteenth-Century Siena. By Konrad Eisenbichler. (Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2012. Pp. xiii, 371. $32.00.)
Sarah Gwyneth Ross, vol. 77 (1): 164-166
Trials and Triumphs: The Gordons of Huntly in Sixteenth-Century Scotland. By Anne L. Forbes. (Edinburgh, Scotland: John Donald, 2012. Pp. 320. $41.00.)
John Cramsie, vol. 77 (1): 166-167
Blood Sisters: The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses. By Sarah Gristwood. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2013. Pp. 432. $29.99.)
Alison Weir, vol. 77 (1): 167-168
From Shame to Sin: The Christian Transformation of Sexual Morality in Late Antiquity. By Kyle Harper. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. 316. $39.95.)
Lynda L. Coon, vol. 77 (1): 168-169
Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. By James C. Humes. (Washington, DC: Regnery History, 2012. Pp. xiii, 244. $27.95.)
William John Shepherd, vol. 77 (1): 170-171
Bread Upon the Waters: The St. Petersburg Grain Trade and the Russian Economy, 1703–1811. By Robert E. Jones. (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013. Pp. xiv, 298. $45.00.)
Gregory L. Freeze, vol. 77 (1): 171-172