Reviews in American History

Vol. 31, No. 4, Dec., 2003

Table of Contents

  1. Volume Information
  2. Front Matter
  3. The Infernal Conspiracy of Indians and Grandmothers (pp. 485-494)
    In the Devil's Snare: The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692 by Mary Beth Norton
    Review by: John M. Murrin
  4. Whose Sexual Revolutions? (pp. 495-502)
    Sexual Revolution in Early America by Richard Godbeer
    Review by: Jennifer M. Spear
  5. Fine Art, Mere Building, and Pretty Much Everything Else (pp. 503-510)
    Architecture and Town Planning in Colonial North America by James D. Kornwolf, Georgiana W. Kornwolf
    Review by: Robert Twombly
  6. Race and Community on the Pennsylvania Frontier (pp. 511-518)
    At the Crossroads: Indians and Empires on a Mid-Atlantic Frontier, 1700-1763 by Jane T. Merritt
    Review by: Michelle LeMaster
  7. The Amendment That Just Won't Go Away (pp. 519-527)
    The Militia and the Right to Arms, or, How the Second Amendment Fell Silent by H. Richard Uviller, William G. Merkel
    Review by: Robert H. Churchill
  8. Economy of Faith (pp. 528-537)
    The Founding Fathers and the Place of Religion in America by Frank Lambert
    Review by: Chris Beneke
  9. Lost and Found (pp. 538-545)
    Exploring Lewis and Clark: Reflections on Men and Wilderness by Thomas P. Slaughter
    Review by: Frieda Knobloch
  10. Does It Matter Who Killed Lucy Pollard? Narrative, Historiography, and the Cause Célèbre (pp. 546-553)
    A Murder in Virginia: Southern Justice on Trial by Suzanne Lebsock
    Review by: Joshua D. Rothman
  11. Body Counts and Murder Rates: The Contested Statistics of Western Violence (pp. 554-563)
    Race and Homicide in Nineteenth-Century California by Clare V. McKanna Jr.; Beaten Down: A History of Interpersonal Violence in the West by David Peterson del Mar
    Review by: Robert R. Dykstra
  12. Gender and Urban Development in the "City of Big Shoulders," 1871-1933 (pp. 564-571)
    Seeing with Their Hearts: Chicago Women and the Vision of the Good City, 1877-1933 by Maureen A. Flanagan
    Review by: Thomas Winter
  13. Catholicism and the Tensions of Identity in Progressive-Era America (pp. 572-579)
    American Catholic Lay Groups and Transatlantic Social Reform in the Progressive Era by Deirdre M. Moloney
    Review by: Kathleen A. Brosnan
  14. Embracing American Democracy, Catholic Style (pp. 580-587)
    Catholicism and American Freedom. A History by John T. McGreevy
    Review by: R. Laurence Moore
  15. Progressive Internationalism and the Road Not Taken (pp. 588-595)
    Changing the World: American Progressives in War and Revolution by Alan Dawley
    Review by: Michael E. Latham
  16. Deaf History and the U.S. Historical Narrative (pp. 596-602)
    Signs of Resistance: American Deaf Cultural History, 1900 to 1942 by Susan Burch
    Review by: Kim E. Nielsen
  17. All Politics Are Local: The Primacy of Race, Class, and Municipal Politics on the Civil Rights Struggle in Alabama (pp. 603-610)
    Dividing Lines: Municipal Politics and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Montgomery, Birmingham, and Selma by J. Mills Thornton III
    Review by: Carol Anderson
  18. A Poisonous Past (pp. 611-618)
    Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution by Gerald Markowitz, David Rosner
    Review by: Colin Gordon
  19. U.S Foreign Policy in the Middle East (pp. 619-625)
    American Orientalism: The United States and the Middle East since 1945 by Douglas Little
    Review by: Salim Yaqub
  20. Rethinking Diplomatic and Strategic History (pp. 626-632)
    Rethinking the Korean War: A New Diplomatic and Strategic History by William Stueck
    Review by: Lloyd E. Ambrosius
  21. The Vietnam Fiasco Is Still an Orphan (pp. 633-637)
    Death of a Generation: How the Assassinations of Diem and JFK Prolonged the Vietnam War by Howard Jones
    Review by: Itai Sneh
  22. Atrocities 'R' U.S.? (pp. 638-644)
    The Vietnam War on Trial: The My Lai Massacre and the Court-Martial of Lieutenant Calley by Michal R. Belknap
    Review by: William B. Ashbaugh
  23. Why Another Kennedy Book? (pp. 645-656)
    An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 by Robert Dallek
    Review by: James N. Giglio
  24. Back Matter