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Book Reviews


THE MINUTES, JOURNALS, AND ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF BRITISH WEST FLORIDA, compiled and edited by Robert R. Rea and Milo B. Howard, Jr., reviewed by J. Leitch Wright, Jr.; CARDINALES DE DOS INDEPENDENCIAS (NORESTE DE MEXICO-SURESTE DE LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS), a symposium held at the Universidad Iberoamericana with the collaboration of the University of Florida, reviewed by Aileen Moore Topping; NATURE GUIDE TO FLORIDA, by Richard Rabkin and Jacob Rabkin, reviewed by Wyatt Blassingame; A SEASON OF YOUTH: THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION AND THE HISTORICAL IMAGINATION, by Michael Kammen, reviewed by J. Leitch Wright, Jr.; THE GENTLEMEN THEOLOGIANS: AMERICAN THEOLOGY IN SOUTHERN CULTURE, 1795-1860, by E. Brooks Holifield, reviewed by Samuel S. Hill, Jr.; THE SOUTHERN FEDERALISTS, 1800-1816, by James H. Broussard, reviewed by John Pancake; THE PAPERS OF JOHN C. CALHOUN: VOLUME XI, 1829-1832, edited by Clyde N. Wilson, reviewed by Herbert J. Doherty, Jr.; REVISITING BLASSINGAME’S THE SLAVE COMMUNITY: THE SCHOLARS RESPOND, edited by Al-Tony Gilmore, reviewed by Harry P. Owens; SOCIAL ORIGINS OF THE NEW SOUTH: ALABAMA, 1860-1885, by Jonathan M. Wiener, reviewed by Allen J. Going EMANCIPATION AND EQUAL RIGHTS: POLITICS AND CONSTITUTIONALISM IN THE CIVIL WAR ERA, by Herman Blez, reviewed by Daniel J. Kraska; THE ENCHANTED COUNTRY: NORTHERN WRITERS IN THE SOUTH, 1865-1910, by Anne E. Rowe, reviewed by Gloria Jahoda; NEW DEAL POLICY AND SOUTHERN RURAL POVERTY, by Paul E. Mertz, reviewed by Robert C. McMath, Jr.; THE DU PONT FAMILY, by John D. Gates, reviewed by Edward F. Keuchel; MAX PERKINS, EDITOR OF GENIUS, by A. Scott Berg, reviewed by Gordon E. Bigelow; A STREAK OF LUCK: THE LIFE AND LEGEND OF THOMAS ALVA EDISON, by Robert Conot, REFORMER IN THE MARKETPLACE: EDWARD W. BOK AND THE LADIES’ HOME JOURNAL, by Salme Harju Steinberg, reviewed by Charlton W. Tebeau; JUDGE FRANK M. JOHNSON, JR., A BIOGRAPHY, by Robert R. Kemedy, Jr., reviewed by Robert G. Corley