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Book Reviews


PREHISTORIC PEOPLES OF SOUTH FLORIDA, by William E. McGoun, reviewed by Randolph J. Widmer; JUAN PONCE DE LEÓ N, KING FERDINAND, AND THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH, by Anthony Q. Devereux, reviewed by William F. Keegan; ARROWHEADS AND SPEAR POINTS IN THE PREHISTORIC SOUTHEAST: A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING CULTURAL ARTIFACTS, by Linda Crawford Culberson, reviewed by Robert J. Austin; To THE GOLDEN CITIES: PURSUING THE AMERICAN JEWISH DREAM IN MIAMI AND L.A., by Deborah Dash Moore, reviewed by Stephen J. Whitfield; LETTERS OF DELEGATES TO CONGRESS, 1774-1789: VOLUME 20, MARCH 13-SEPTEMBER 30, 1783, edited by Paul H. Smith, Gerald W. Gawalt, and Ronald M. Gephart, reviewed by Robert M. Calhoon; JOHN QUINCY ADAMS & AMERICAN GLOBAL EMPIRE, by William Earl Weeks, reviewed by Richard C. Rohrs; THE PAPERS OF JOHN C. CALHOUN, VOLUME 21, JANUARY-JUNE 1845, edited by Clyde N. Wilson, reviewed by Herbert J. Doherty; BENEVOLENCE AMONG SLAVEHOLDERS: ASSISTING THE POOR IN CHARLESTON, 1670-1860, by Barbara L. Bellows, reviewed by Walter J. Fraser, Jr., AN EVENING WHEN ALONE: FOUR JOURNALS OF SINGLE WOMEN IN THE SOUTH, edited by Michael O’Brien, reviewed by Carolyn Johnston; THE SECOND DAY AT GETTYSBURG: ESSAYS ON CONFEDERATE AND UNION LEADERSHIP, edited by Gary W. Gallagher, reviewed by Richard M. McMurry; THE CIVIL WAR REMINISCENCES OF MAJOR SILAS T. GRISAMORE, C.S.A., edited by Arthur W. Bergeron, Jr., reviewed by George E. Buker; BLACK BELT SCALAWAG: CHARLES HAYS AND THE SOUTHERN REPUBLICANS IN THE ERA OF RECONSTRUCTION, by William Warren Rogers, Jr., reviewed by Canter Brown, Jr.; LYNCHING IN THE NEW SOUTH: GEORGIA AND VIRGINIA, 1880-1930, by W. Fitzhugh Brundage, reviewed by Leonard Dinnerstein; THE NEW WOMAN IN ALABAMA: SOCIAL REFORMS AND SUFFRAGE, 1890-1920, by Mary Martha Thomas, reviewed by Louise M. Newman; HOWARD KESTER AND THE STRUGGLE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE IN THE SOUTH, 1904-1977, by Robert F. Martin, reviewed by Trent A. Watts; FEMININE SENSE IN SOUTHERN MEMOIR: SMITH, GLASGOW, WELTY, HELLMAN, PORTER, AND HURSTON, by Will Brantley, reviewed by Anne Rowe; THE COAST: A JOURNEY DOWN THE ATLANTIC COAST, by Joseph J. Thorndike, reviewed by Kevin M. McCarthy