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Book Reviews


JACKSON COUNTY, FLORIDA— A HISTORY, by Jerrell H. Shofner, reviewed by William Warren Rogers; THE LIVES OF VIZCAYA: ANNALS OF A GREAT HOUSE, by Kathryn Chapman Harwood, reviewed by Marcia J. Kanner; EDUCATING HAND AND MIND: A HISTORY OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION IN FLORIDA, by Robert G. Stakenas, reviewed by Arthur O. White; THE PAPERS OF HENRY LAURENS, VOLUME 10: DECEMBER 12, 1774-JANUARY 4, 1776, edited by David R. Chesnutt, et al., reviewed by J. Leitch Wright, Jr.; BLACK AND WHITE WOMEN OF THE OLD SOUTH. THE PECULIAR SISTERHOOD IN AMERICAN LITERATURE, by Minrose C. Gwin, reviewed by Emma Lou Thornbrough; BROKEN CHURCHES, BROKEN NATION: DENOMINATIONAL SCHISMS AND THE COMING OF THE AMERICAN CIVILWAR, by C. C. Goen, reviewed by Kenneth K. Bailey; THE UNION CAVALRY IN THE CIVILWAR, VOLUME III. THE WAR IN THE WEST, 1861, by Stephen Z. Starr, reviewed by James Lee McDonough; THE LONG SURRENDER, by Burke Davis, reviewed by Stephen Davis; WHEN THE WAR WAS OVER: THE FAILURE OF SELF-RECONSTRUCTION IN THE SOUTH, 1865-1867, by Dan T. Carter, reviewed by Jerrell H. Shofner; THE SELF-INFLICTED WOUND: SOUTHERN POLITICS IN THE 19TH CENTURY, by Robert F. Durden, reviewed by Richard N. Current; HOOVER, BLACKS, AND LILY-WHITES: A STUDY OF SOUTHERN STRATEGIES, by Donald J. Lisio, reviewed by Steven F. Lawson; THE LITTLE MAN'S BIG FRIEND: JAMES E. FOLSOM IN ALABAMA POLITICS, 1946-1958, by George E. Sims, BIG MULES AND BRANCH HEADS: JAMES E. FOLSOM AND POLITICAL POWER IN ALABAMA, by Carl Grafton and Anne Permaloff, reviewed by Tom R. Wagy; IN PURSUIT OF POWER: SOUTHERN BLACKS AND ELECTORAL POLITICS, 1965-1982, by Steven F. Lawson, reviewed by David Chalmers; THINKING BACK: THE PERILS OF WRITING HISTORY, by C. Vann Woodward, reviewed by Manning J. Dauer; AMERICAN BRAHMAN: A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN BRAHMAN, by Joe A. Akerman, Jr., reviewed by Kyle S. VanLandingham; BLUEGRASS: A HISTORY, by Neil V. Rosenberg, reviewed by Augustus M. Burns, III; THE HISTORY OF SOUTHERN LITERATURE, by Louis D. Rubin, Jr., et al., reviewed by Padgett Powell