The Historian articles

Volume 78 (3)

A Colony Sprung From Hell: Pittsburgh and the Struggle for Authority on the Western Pennsylvania Frontier, 1744–1794. By Daniel P. Barr. (Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 2014. Pp. 334. $65.00.)
Marcia Schmidt Blaine, vol. 78 (3): 512-514
A Store Almost In Sight: The Economic Transformation of Missouri from the Louisiana Purchase to the Civil War. By Jeff Bremer. (Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa Press, 2014. Pp. 239. $39.95.)
Marlin C. Barber, vol. 78 (3): 514-515
Pathfinder: John Charles Frémont and the Course of American Empire. By Tom Chaffin. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Pp. xxv, 499. $24.95.)
Bruce Bigelow, vol. 78 (3): 516-517
Childhood Obesity in America: Biography of an Epidemic. By Laura Dawes. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. vii, 305. $45.00.)
April Michelle Herndon, vol. 78 (3): 517-518
Star-Spangled Banner: The Unlikely Story of America's National Anthem. By Marc Ferris. (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. Pp. x, 328. $24.95.)
Christian McWhirter, vol. 78 (3): 518-520
Slavery & Antislavery in Spain's Atlantic Empire. Edited by Josep M. Fradera and Christopher Schmidt-Nowara. (New York, NY: Berghahn Books, 2013. Pp. xi, 328. $120.00.)
Adriana Chira, vol. 78 (3): 520-522
Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and Segregation. By Estelle B. Freedman. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. 416. $35.00.)
April Haynes, vol. 78 (3): 522-525
Disease, Resistance, and Lies: The Demise of the Transatlantic Slave Trade to Brazil and Cuba. By Dale T. Graden. (Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 2014. Pp. x, 291. $35.00.)
Ana Lucia Araujo, vol. 78 (3): 525-526
The Counter-Revolution of 1776: Slave Resistance and the Origins of the United States of America. By Gerald Horne. (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 349. $39.00.)
Thomas N. Ingersoll, vol. 78 (3): 526-527
Eisenhower: A Life. By Paul Johnson. (New York, NY: Viking, 2014. Pp. 136. $25.95.)
Brian Madison Jones, vol. 78 (3): 527-528
Taming Passion for the Public Good: Policing Sex in the Early Republic. By Mark E. Kann. (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2013. Pp. 248. $49.00.)
April Haynes, vol. 78 (3): 529-530
The Working Man's Reward: Chicago's Early Suburbs and the Roots of American Sprawl. By Elaine Lewinnek. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. vii, 239. $47.95.)
Sarah E. Doherty, vol. 78 (3): 531-532
Selma to Saigon: The Civil Rights Movement and the Vietnam War. By Daniel S. Lucks. (Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2014. Pp. 366. $35.00.)
Eric R. Jackson, vol. 78 (3): 532-533
Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief. By James M. McPherson. (New York, NY: Penguin Press, 2014. Pp. 301. $32.95.)
Harold Holzer, vol. 78 (3): 533-534
The Royalist Revolution: Monarchy and the American Founding. By Eric Nelson. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. i, 390. $29.95.)
Katie A. Moore, vol. 78 (3): 534-536
The French and Indian War and the Conquest of New France. By William R. Nester. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Pp. xix, 492. $34.95.)
Peter Moogk, vol. 78 (3): 536-537
Renegade Revolutionary: The Life of General Charles Lee. By Phillip Papas. (New York, NY: New York University Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 403. $40.00.)
Richard R. Johnson, vol. 78 (3): 537-538
The Lost Art of Dress: The Women Who Once Made America Stylish. By Linda Przybyszewski. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2014. Pp. xv, 347. $28.99.)
Nancy Deihl, vol. 78 (3): 539-540
To Make Men Free: A History of the Republican Party. By Heather Cox Richardson. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2014. Pp. x, 393. $29.99.)
Richard Bensel, vol. 78 (3): 540-541
The Wright Company: From Invention to Industry. By Edward J. Roach. (Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2014. Pp. xv, 218. $22.95.)
Guillaume de Syon, vol. 78 (3): 541-542
Busy in the Cause: Iowa, the Free-State Struggle in the West, and the Prelude to the Civil War. By Lowell J. Soike. (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2014. Pp. 306. $30.00.)
Julie A. Mujic, vol. 78 (3): 543-544
Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic. By Matthew Stewart. (New York, NY: W. W. Norton, 2014. Pp. xii, 532. $28.95.)
Gregg L. Frazer, vol. 78 (3): 544-545
The American Warfare State: The Domestic Politics of Military Spending. By Rebecca U. Thorpe. (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2014. Pp. x, 245. $25.00.)
David J. Ulbrich, vol. 78 (3): 545-547
America's Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation. By Grant Wacker. (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. 448. $27.95.)
Steven P. Miller, vol. 78 (3): 547-548
Trying Home: The Rise and Fall of an Anarchist Utopia on Puget Sound. By Justin Wadland. (Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Press, 2014. Pp. xi, 180. $19.95.)
Dale E. Soden, vol. 78 (3): 548-549
The Túpac Amaru Rebellion. By Charles F. Walker. (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. 347. $29.95.)
Ella Schmidt, vol. 78 (3): 550-551
Founding an Empire on India's North-Eastern Frontiers, 1790–1840: Climate, Commerce, Polity. By Gunnel Cederlöf. (New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xvi, 272. $39.95.)
H. V. Bowen, vol. 78 (3): 551-552
Gender and Nation in Meiji Japan: Modernity, Loss, and the Doing of History. By Jason G. Karlin. (Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2014. Pp. xi, 316. $45.00.)
Janet Hunter, vol. 78 (3): 552-554
Wrongful Deaths: Selected Inquest Records from Nineteenth-Century Korea. Edited and translated by Sun Joo Kim and Jungwon Kim. (Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2014. Pp. xv, 253. $30.00.)
Sem Vermeersch, vol. 78 (3): 554-555
Engineering War and Peace in Modern Japan, 1868–1964. By Takashi Nishiyama. (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 264. $55.00.)
Victor Seow, vol. 78 (3): 555-556
Lost and Found: Recovering Regional Identity in Imperial Japan. By Hiraku Shimoda. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2014. Pp. 170. $39.95.)
Michael Wert, vol. 78 (3): 556-558
Island Queens and Mission Wives: How Gender and Empire Remade Hawaii's Pacific World. By Jennifer Thigpen. (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 165. $37.50.)
Clifford Putney, vol. 78 (3): 558-559
Enlightened Zeal: The Hudson's Bay Company and Scientific Networks, 1670–1870. By Ted Binnema. (Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 2014. Pp. xvi, 458. $37.95.)
Michael F. Dove, vol. 78 (3): 559-560
Writing the Early Crusades: Text, Transmission and Memory. Edited by Marcus Bull and Damien Kempf. (Woodbridge, England: Boydell & Brewer, 2014. Pp. x, 174. $90.00.)
Jonathan Harris, vol. 78 (3): 560-562
Climax at Gallipoli: The Failure of the August Offensive. By Rhys Crawley. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 364. $34.95.)
Glyn Harper, vol. 78 (3): 562-563
Napoleon in Italy: The Sieges of Mantua, 1796–1799. By Phillip R. Cuccia. (Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Pp. 328. $32.95.)
Dan Crosswell, vol. 78 (3): 563-564
A Mattress Maker's Daughter: The Renaissance Romance of Don Giovanni de’ Medici and Livia Vernazza. By Brendan Dooley. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 480. $49.95.)
Jennifer Mara DeSilva, vol. 78 (3): 564-565
Easter Rising 1916: The Trials. By Sean Enright. (Dublin, Ireland: Merrion, 2014. Pp. xviii, 259. $89.95.)
Charles Townshend, vol. 78 (3): 565-567
Major-General Thomas Harrison: Millenarianism, Fifth Monarchism and the English Revolution, 1616–1660. By David Farr. (Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. 304. $134.95.)
Reid Barbour, vol. 78 (3): 567-568
The Hundred Years War: A People's History. By David Green. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014. Pp. xx, 339. $40.00.)
J. S. Hamilton, vol. 78 (3): 568-569