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Book Reviews


PEPPER: EYEWITNESS TO A CENTURY, by Claude Denson Pepper and Hays Gorey, reviewed by Alexander R. Stoesen; IN THE WAY OF OUR GRANDMOTHERS: A CULTURAL VIEW OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY MIDWIFERY IN FLORIDA, by Debra Anne Susie, reviewed by William M. Straight; THE CHARACTER OF THE WORD: THE TEXTS OF ZORA NEALE HURSTON, by Karla F. C. Holloway; reviewed by Jim Haskins; THE CORPSE HAD A FAMILIAR FACE, by Edna Buchanan, MIAMI, by Joan Didion, reviewed by Paul S. George; ARCHAEOLOGY OF ABORIGINAL CULTURE CHANGE IN THE INTERIOR SOUTHEAST: DEPOPULATION DURING THE EARLY HISTORIC PERIOD, by Marvin T. Smith, reviewed by John F. Scarry; ESSAYS ON THE HISTORY OF NORTH AMERICAN DISCOVERY AND EXPLORATION, edited by Stanley H. Palmer and Dennis Reinhartz, reviewed by Paul E. Hoffman; LETTERS OF DELEGATES TO CONGRESS, VOLUME 14, OCTOBER 1, 1779-MARCH 31, 1780, edited by Paul H. Smith, Gerard W. Gawalt, and Ronald M. Gephart, reviewed by Robert M. Calhoon; MADAME LE VERT : A BIOGRAPHY OF OCTAVIA WALTON LE VERT , by Frances Gibson Satterfield, reviewed by Dennis Golladay; A SHIELD AND A HIDING PLACE: THE RELIGIOUS LIFE OF THE CIVIL WAR ARMIES, by Gardiner H. Shattuck, Jr., reviewed by Samuel S. Hill; THE PANIC OF 1857 AND THE COMING OF THE CIVIL WAR, by James L.Huston, reviewed by Richard N. Current; WILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL: MY DIARY NORTH AND SOUTH, edited by Eugene H. Berwanger, reviewed by Edward K. Eckert; LEE'S TARNISHED LIEUTENANT: JAMES LONGSTREET AND HIS PLACE IN SOUTHERN HISTORY, by William Garrett Piston, reviewed by Warren W. Hassler, Jr.; SALMON P. CHASE: A LIFE IN POLITICS, by Frederick J. Blue, reviewed by Justus D. Doenecke; WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN: CHAMPION OF DEMOCRACY, by LeRoy Ashby, reviewed by D. R. (Billy) Matthews; LISTER HILL: STATESMAN FROM THE SOUTH, by Virginia Van der Veer Hamilton, reviewed by George E. Sims; HEMINGWAY, by Kenneth S. Lynn, reviewed by David A. Kaufelt; MUSEUM VISITOR EVALUATION: NEW TOOL FOR MANAGEMENT, by Ross J. Loomis, reviewed by Patricia R. Wickman