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Book Reviews


DANIEL LADD: MERCHANT PRINCE OF FRONTIER FLORIDA, by Jerrell H. Shofner, reviewed by Herbert J. Doherty, Jr.; EIGHTEENTH -C ENTURY FLORIDA AND THE REVOLUTIONARY SOUTH , edited by Samuel Proctor, reviewed by Jack D. L. Holmes; LE CONTE'S REPORT ON EAST FLORIDA, edited by Richard Adicks, reviewed by Margaret L. Chapman; WORKDAYS: FINDING FLORIDA ON THE JOB, by Bob Graham, reviewed by Charlton W. Tebeau; THE GREAT EXPLORERS : THE EUROPEAN DISCOVERY OF AMERICA , by Samuel Eliot Morison, reviewed by Charles W. Arnade; THE INDIANS AND THEIR CAPTIVES, edited and compiled by James Levernier and Hennig Cohen, reviewed by Robert E. Smith; THE PAPERS OF HENRY LAURENS, VOLUME SIX: AUGUST 1, 1768-JULY 31, 1769, edited by George C. Rodgers, Jr., David R. Chesnutt, and Peggy J. Clark, reviewed by Richard Walsh; LETTERS OF DELEGATE TO CONGRESS, 1774-1789. VOLUME ONE: AUGUST 1774-AUGUST 1775 and LETTERS OF DELEGATES TO CONGRESS, 1774-1789. VOLUME Two: SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER 1775, edited by Paul H. Smith, Gerard W. Gawalt, Rosemary Fry Plakas, and Eugene R. Sheridan, reviewed by Charles F. Hobson; THE SOUTHERN EXPERIENCE IN THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, edited by Jeffrey J. Crow and Larry E. Tise, reviewed by J. Barton Starr; CAPTIVE AMERICANS: PRISONERS DURING THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, by Larry G. Bowman, reviewed by J. Leitch Wright, Jr.; THE MIDDLE PASSAGE: COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN THE ATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE, by Herbert S. Klein, reviewed by Kenneth F. Kiple; "DEAR MOTHER : DON'T GRIEVE ABOUT ME. I F I G ET KILLED , I’LL ONLY BE DEAD.” LETTERS FROM GEORGIA SOLDIERS IN THE CIVIL WAR, edited by Mills Lane, reviewed by F. N. Boney; THE WHEEL OF SERVITUDE: BLACK FORCED LABOR AFTER SLAVERY, by Daniel A. Novak, reviewed by Joe M. Richardson; RACE RELATIONS IN THE URBAN SOUTH, 1865-1890, by Howard N. Rabinowitz, reviewed by Charles E. Wynes; ESSAYS IN SOUTHERN LABOR HISTORY: SELECTED PAPERS, SOUTHERN LABOR HISTORY CONFERENCE, 1976, edited by Gary M. Fink and Merl E. Reed, reviewed by Edward F. Keuchel; SOUTH ATLANTIC URBAN STUDIES , V OLUME 2, edited by Jack R. Censer, N. Steven Steinert, and Amy M. McCandless, reviewed by Walter B. Edgar