The Historian articles

Volume 75 (1)

The Wrath of God: Lope de Aguirre, Revolutionary of the Americas. By Evan L. Balkan. (Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2011. Pp. vii, 225. $39.95.)
Jennifer Estava Davis, vol. 75 (1): 128-129
Capitalist Solutions: A Philosophy of American Moral Dilemmas. By Andrew Bernstein. (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2012. Pp. 180. $34.95.)
James Hoopes, vol. 75 (1): 130-131
Re-Dressing America's Frontier Past. By Peter Boag. (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2011. Pp. xi, 257. $39.95.)
Lybeth Hodges, vol. 75 (1): 131-132
James Madison. By Richard Brookhiser. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2011. Pp. 287. $26.99.)
Ralph Ketcham, vol. 75 (1): 132-133
Joe Rochefort's War: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway. By Elliot Carlson. (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011. Pp. xvi, 572. $36.95.)
Richard I. Frank, vol. 75 (1): 133-134
Victorio: Apache Warrior and Chief. By Kathleen P., Chamberlain. Foreword by Richard W. Etulain. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007. Pp. xxii, 242. $24.95.)
John H. Monnett, vol. 75 (1): 135-136
Duke Ellington's America. By Harvey G. Cohen. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2011. Pp. xii, 688. $22.50.)
John C. Hajduk, vol. 75 (1): 136-137
Prairie Fire: A Great Plains History. By Julie Courtwright. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2011. Pp. xii, 274. $29.95.)
John P. Husmann, vol. 75 (1): 137-138
The Campaigns for Vicksburg, 1862–1863: Leadership Lessons. By Kevin J. Dougherty. (Philadelphia, PA: Casemate, 2011. Pp. 240. $32.95.)
A. James Fuller, vol. 75 (1): 139-140
Rustic Warriors: Warfare and the Provincial Soldier on the New England Frontier, 1689–1748. By Steven C. Eames. (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2011. Pp. xiii, 306. $65.00.)
Christopher J. Young, vol. 75 (1): 140-141
Slavery in the American Republic: Developing the Federal Government, 1791–1861. By David F. Ericson. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2011. Pp. ix, 298. $37.50.)
David Thomas, vol. 75 (1): 141-142
Painting Dixie Red: When, Where, Why, and How the South Became Republican. Edited by Glenn Feldman . (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2011. Pp. xii, 388. $74.95.)
Harold F. Bass, vol. 75 (1): 142-144
Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year. By Charles Bracelen Flood. (Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2011. Pp. xvi, 288. $27.50.)
Willard Carl Klunder, vol. 75 (1): 144-145
Southern Character: Essays in Honor of Bertram Wyatt-Brown. Edited by Lisa Tendrich Frank and Daniel Kilbride . (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2011. Pp. xvi, 301. $74.95.)
John T. Kneebone, vol. 75 (1): 145-146
Voices of the Enslaved in Nineteenth-Century Cuba: A Documentary History. By Gloria García Rodríguez. Translated by Nancy L. Westrate. Foreword by Ada Ferrer. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Pp. 240. $26.95.)
Robert Whitney, vol. 75 (1): 147-148
Call Me Tom: The Life of Thomas F. Eagleton. By James N. Giglio. (Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 2011. Pp. xii, 310. $34.95.)
Dean J. Kotlowski, vol. 75 (1): 148-149
Pearl Harbor: FDR Leads the Nation into War. By Steven M. Gillon. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2011. Pp. vii, 224. $25.99.)
Lindsey R. Swindall, vol. 75 (1): 149-150
Fighting for MacArthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines. By John Gordon. (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011. Pp. 370. $32.95.)
Kathryn Ragsdale, vol. 75 (1): 151-152
Operation Anaconda: America's First Major Battle in Afghanistan. By Lester W. Grau and Dodge Billingsley. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2012. Pp. 459. $39.95.)
Paul A. Thomsen, vol. 75 (1): 152-153
Steamboats and the Rise of the Cotton Kingdom. By Robert Gudmestad. (Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 2011. Pp. xii, 280. $42.50.)
Gavin Wright, vol. 75 (1): 153-154
The Politics of Fashion in Eighteenth-Century America. By Kate Haulman. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Pp. ix, 290. $39.95.)
Sarah J. Purcell, vol. 75 (1): 154-155
The Making of Yosemite: James Mason Hutchings and the Origin of America's Most Popular National Park. By Jen A. Huntley. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2011. Pp. ix, 232. $34.95.)
Joshua D. Koenig, vol. 75 (1): 156-157
Double No-Hit: Johnny Vander Meer's Historic Night under the Lights. By James W. Johnson. (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2012. Pp. xi, 196. $15.95.)
Mitchell Nathanson, vol. 75 (1): 157-158
Jersey Justice: The Story of the Trenton Six. By Cathy D. Knepper. (New Brunswick, NJ: Rivergate Books, 2011. Pp. vii, 249. $24.95.)
Emily C. Morry, vol. 75 (1): 158-159
Deluxe Jim Crow: Civil Rights and American Health Policy, 1935–1954. By Karen Kruse Thomas. (Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2011. Pp. xvii, 372. $24.95.)
Elena Conis, vol. 75 (1): 159-161
Violent Encounters: Interviews on Western Massacres. By Deborah Lawrence and Jon Lawrence. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2011. Pp. xii, 336. $34.95.)
Lisa E. Emmerich, vol. 75 (1): 161-162
River of Darkness: Francisco Orellana's Legendary Voyage of Death and Discovery Down the Amazon. By Buddy Levy. (New York, NY: Bantam Books, 2011. Pp. xvii, 324. $27.00.)
Christian J. Koot, vol. 75 (1): 162-163
Eisenhower and the Cold War Economy. By William M. McClenahan Jr. and William H. Becker. (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011. Pp. xv, 304. $55.00.)
Mark R. Wilson, vol. 75 (1): 163-164
Utmost Gallantry: The U.S. and Royal Navies at Sea in the War of 1812. By Kevin McCranie. (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011. Pp. xvi, 365. $39.95.)
Thomas Sheppard, vol. 75 (1): 165-166
Dining with the Washingtons: Historic Recipes, Entertaining, and Hospitality from Mount Vernon. Edited by Stephen A. McLeod . (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Pp. 234. $35.00.)
Michael A. LaCombe, vol. 75 (1): 166-167
Nixon's Court: His Challenge to Judicial Liberalism and Its Political Consequences. By Kevin J. McMahon. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2011. Pp. xi, 343. $33.95.)
Timothy R. Johnson, vol. 75 (1): 167-168
Lincoln and the Triumph of the Nation: Constitutional Conflict in the American Civil War. By Mark E. Neely. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Pp. 408. $35.00.)
Roman J. Hoyas, vol. 75 (1): 169-170
The Listener's Voice: Early Radio and the American Public. By Elena Razlogova. (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011. Pp. 224. $39.95.)
Brenna Wynn Greer, vol. 75 (1): 170-171
President of the Other America: Robert Kennedy and the Politics of Poverty. By Edward R. Schmitt. (Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 2011. Pp. 324. $26.95.)
Gerald Ronning, vol. 75 (1): 171-172
Marshall and His Generals: U.S. Army Commanders in World War II. By Stephen R. Taaffe. (Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2011. Pp. ix, 426. $39.95.)
John Nelson Rickard, vol. 75 (1): 173-174
The Poisoned Chalice: Eucharistic Grape Juice and Common-Sense Realism in Victorian Methodism. By Jennifer L. Woodruff Tait. (Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2011. Pp. xii, 189. $38.50.)
Marsh W. Jones, vol. 75 (1): 174-175
Defending White Democracy: The Making of a Segregationist Movement & the Remaking of Racial Politics, 1936–1965. By Jason Morgan Ward. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Pp. xi, 252. $34.95.)
Steven F. Lawson, vol. 75 (1): 175-176
Abraham Lincoln and Treason in the Civil War: The Trials of John Merryman. By Jonathan W. White. (Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 2011. Pp. ix, 191. $18.95.)
Bart Talbert, vol. 75 (1): 176-178
Reagan on War: A Reappraisal of the Weinberger Doctrine, 1980–1984. By Gail E. S. Yoshitani. (College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 2011. Pp. xvii, 250. $35.00.)
Brian Madison Jones, vol. 75 (1): 178-179
Capitalism Takes Command: The Social Transformation of Nineteenth-Century America. Edited by Michael Zakim and Gary J. Kornblith . (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2012. Pp. vii, 388. $30.00.)
Kenneth Lipartito, vol. 75 (1): 179-180