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Book Reviews


INVASION OF PRIVACY: THE CROSS CREEK TRIAL OF MARJORIE KINNAN RAWLINGS, by Patricia Nassif Acton, reviewed by William M. Goza; FULL STEAM AHEAD! THE STORY OF PETER DEMENS , FOUNDER OF ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA, by Albert Parry, reviewed by Leland M. Hawes, Jr.; FLORIDA’S PAST: VOLUME 2, PEOPLE AND EVENTS THAT SHAPED THE STATE, by Gene M. Burnett, reviewed by Stuart B. McIver; THE LOG OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, translated by Robert H. Fuson; THE DIARIO OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS'S FIRST VOYAGE TO AMERICA, 1492-1493, abstracted by Fray Bartolomé de las Casas, reviewed by William F. Keegan; LETTERS OF DELEGATES TO CONGRESS, 1774-1789: VOLUME 15, APRIL 1-AUGUST 31, 1780, edited by Paul H. Smith, Gerard W. Gawalt, and Ronald M. Gephart, reviewed by Robert M. Calhoon; THE CANARY ISLANDERS OF LOUISIANA, by Gilbert C. Din, reviewed by Thomas D. Watson; THE LEGACY OF ANDREW JACKSON: ESSAYS ON DEMOCRACY, INDIAN REMOVAL, AND SLAVERY, by Robert V. Remini, reviewed by Herbert J. Doherty, Jr.; THE LIMITS OF SISTERHOOD: THE BEECHER SISTERS ON WOMEN'S RIGHTS AND WOMAN'S SPHERE, by Jeanne Boydston, Mary Kelley, and Anne Margolis, reviewed by Vincent P. DeSantis; MASTERS AND SLAVES IN THE HOUSE OF THE LORD: RACE AND RELIGION IN THE AMERICAN SOUTH, 1740-1870, edited by John B. Boles., reviewed by Whittington B. Johnson; EMBATTLED COURAGE: THE EXPERIENCE OF COMBAT IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR, by Gerald F. Linderman, reviewed by John F. Marszalek; CROWNS OF THORNS AND GLORY— MARY TODD LINCOLN AND VARINA HOWELL DAVIS: THE TWO FIRST LADIES OF THE CIVIL WAR, by Gerry Van der Heuvel, reviewed by Lawrence L. Hewitt; THE CONFEDERATE CARPETBAGGERS, by Daniel E. Sutherland, reviewed by Allen W. Trelease; FROM PORT TO PORT: AN ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY OF MOBILE ALABAMA, 1711-1819, by Elizabeth Barrett Gould, reviewed by Linda V. Ellsworth; ATLANTA, 1847-1890: CITY BUILDING IN THE OLD SOUTH AND THE NEW, by James Michael Russell, reviewed by Jeffrey S. Adler; TELLING MEMORIES AMONG SOUTHERN WOMEN: DOMESTIC WORKERS AND THEIR EMPLOYERS IN THE SEGREGATED SOUTH, by Susan Tucker, reviewed by Maxine D. Jones; CONTEMPORARY SOUTHERN POLITICS, edited by James F. Lea, reviewed by Glen Jeansonne; GERALD L. K. SMITH: MINISTER OF HATE, by Glen Jeansonne, reviewed by Robert P. Ingalls; THE CRISIS OF AMERICAN LABOR: OPERATION DIXIE AND THE DEFEAT OF THE CIO, by Barbara S. Griffith, reviewed by Hugh Murray