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Book Reviews


THE KING'S COFFER, PROPRIETORS OF THE SPANISH FLORIDA TREASURY, 1565-1702, by Amy Bushnell, reviewed by Light T. Cummins; VICENTE FOLCH, GOVERNOR IN SPANISH FLORIDA, 1787-1811, by David Hart White, reviewed by Carole W. Troxler; FLORIDA'S “FRENCH" REVOLUTION, 1793-1795, by Charles E. Bennett, reviewed by William S. Coker; THE BILLY BOWLEGS WAR, 1855-1858: THE FINAL STAND OF THE SEMINOLES AGAINST THE WHITES, by James W. Covington, reviewed by John K. Mahon; THE PAPERS OF HENRY LAURENS, VOLUME 8, OCT. 10, 1771-APRIL 18, 1773; THE PAPERS OF HENRY LAURENS, VOLUME 9, APRIL 19, 1773-DEC. 12, 1774, edited by George C. Rogers, Jr. and David R. Chesnutt, reviewed by J. Leitch Wright, Jr.; LETTERS OF DEBATES TO CONGRESS, 1774-1789, VOLUME 6, JANUARY 1-APRIL 30, 1777; VOLUME 7, MAY 1-SEPTEMBER 18, 1777; VOLUME 8, SEPTEMBER 19, 1777-JANUARY 31, 1778, edited by Paul H. Smith, Gerard W. Gawalt, Rosemary Fry Plakas, and Eugene R. Sheridan, reviewed by Robert M. Calhoon; ARTHUR LEE: A VIRTUOUS REVOLUTIONARY, by Louis W. Potts, reviewed by Aubrey C. Land; ANDREW JACKSON AND THE COURSE OF AMERICAN FREEDOM, 1822-1832, by Robert V. Remini, reviewed by Edwin A. Miles; THE IDEOLOGY OF SLAVERY: PROSLAVERY THOUGHT IN THE ANTEBELLUM SOUTH, 1830-1860, edited by Drew Gilpin Faust, reviewed by Peter Kolchin; VICTIMS, A TRUE STORY OF THE CIVIL WAR, by Philip Shaw Paludan, reviewed by Kermit L. Hall; THE BOOKER T. WASHINGTON PAPERS, VOL. 10: 1909-1911, edited by Louis R. Harlan and Raymond W. Smock, reviewed by Thomas D. Clark; THE ORATORY OF SOUTHERN DEMAGOGUES, edited by Cal M. Logue and Howard Dorgan, reviewed by Wayne Flynt; AMERICANS AND THEIR SERVANTS, DOMESTIC SERVICE IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1800 TO 1920, by Daniel E. Sutherland, reviewed by Durward Long; REFLECTIONS OF SOUTHERN JEWRY, THE LETTERS OF CHARLES WESSOLOWSKY, 1878-1879, edited by Louis E. Schmier, reviewed by Arnold Shankman; ETHNIC AMERICA, A HISTORY, by Thomas Sowell, reviewed by David R. Colburn; THE NEW URBAN AMERICA, GROWTH AND POLITICS IN SUNBELT CITIES, by Carl Abbott, reviewed by Numan V. Bartley