H-NET book reviews , December 21-January 8
- I have included only those items with some relevance to southern history...
--aj wright <alabamahistory moderator>
The following reviews have been posted to the web during the past three
weeks. Now that the holidays are over, we'll be sending this out
Reviewed for H-Appalachia by Michael Birdwell
Julia S. Ardery. _The Temptation: Edgar Tolson and the Genesis
of Twentieth Century Art_. Chapel Hill: University of North
Carolina Press, 1998. x + 353 pp. Photographs, color plates,
maps, notes, bibliography, and index. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN
0-8078-2397-X; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 0-8078-4700-3.
Reviewed for H-CivWar by Arthur W. Bergeron, Jr.
J. Tracy Power. _Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern
Virginia from the Wilderness to Appomattox_. Civil War America.
Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press,
1998. xxii + 463 pp. Maps, illustrations, notes, bibliography,
and index. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 0-8078-2392-9.
Reviewed for H-Review by Suzanne E. Smith
Robert E. Weems, Jr. _Desegregating the Dollar:
African-American Consumerism in the Twentieth Century_. New
York: New York University Press, 1998. x + 195 pp. Tables,
appendices, and index. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 0-81479-290-1,
$18.95 (paper), ISBN 0-81479-327-4.