Academic journal article The Journal of Southern History

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Academic journal article The Journal of Southern History

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The editors acknowledge receipt of the following titles:

Bill Arp's Peace Papers." Colunms on War and Reconstruction, 1861-1873. By Bill Arp [Charles Henry Smith]. New introduction by David B. Parker. Southern Classics Series. (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, c. 2009. Pp. xxxiii, 10-271. Paper, $14.95, ISBN 978-1-57003-835-8.)

The Education of a Black Radical: A Southern Civil Rights Activist's Journey, 1959-1964. By D'Army Bailey with Roger Easson. Foreword by Nikki Giovanni. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009. Pp. [xvi], 237. $28.00, ISBN 978-0-8071-3476-4.)

Democratic Narrative, History, and Memory. Edited by Carole A. Barbato and Laura L. Davis. (Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, c. 2012. Pp. [xii], 257. Paper, $29.00, ISBN 978-1-60635-119-2.)

The Great African Slave Revolt of 1825: Cuba and the Fight for Freedom in Matanzas. By Manuel Barcia. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2012. $42.50, ISBN 978-0-8071-4332-2.)

Through the Lens of Allen E. Cole: A History of African Americans in Cleveland, Ohio. By Samuel W. Black and Regennia N. Williams. (Kent, Ohio: Published by Kent State University Press in cooperation with the Western Reserve Historical Society, c. 2012. Pp. xii, 132. $49.00, ISBN 978-1-60635-090-4.)

Ordinary Lives in the Early Caribbean: Religion, Colonial Competition, and the Politics of Profit. By Kristen Block. Early American Places. (Athens, Ga., and London: University of Georgia Press, c. 2012. Pp. [xiv], 309. Paper, $24.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-3868-2; cloth, $69.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-3867-5.)

The New Orleans Sisters of the Holy Family: African American Missionaries to the Garifuna of Belize. By Edward T. Brett. (Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, c. 2012. Pp. x, 227. Paper, $30.00, ISBN 978-0-268-02230-3.)

Becoming Belize: A History of an Outpost of Empire Searching for Identity, 1528-1823. By Mavis C. Campbell. (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2011. Pp. xxii, 425. Paper, $50.00, ISBN 978-976-640-246-4.)

Forts of Florida: A Guidebook. By Rodney Carlisle and Loretta Carlisle. (Gainesville and other cities: University Press of Florida, c. 2012. Pp. [viii], 262. Paper, $19.95, ISBN 978-0-8130-4012-7.)

Larry Brown: A Writer's Life. By Jean W. Cash. Willie Morris Books in Memoir and Biography. (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2011. Pp. [xiv], 302. $35.00, ISBN 978-1-60473-980-0.)

Transforming Places: Lessons from Appalachia. Edited by Stephen L. Fisher and Barbara Ellen Smith. (Urbana and other cities: University of Illinois Press, c. 2012. Pp. [xii], 322. Paper, $30.00, ISBN 978-0-252-07838-5; cloth, $85.00, ISBN 978-0-252-03666-8.)

The Federal Art Project and the Creation of Middlebrow Culture. By Victoria Grieve. (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, c. 2009. Pp. x, 229. $47.00, ISBN 978-0-252-03421-3.)

Texas Ranger Biographies: Those Who Served 1910-1921. By Charles H. Harris III, Frances E. Harris, and Louis R. Sadler. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, c. 2009. Pp. xx, 434. $50.00, ISBN 978-0-8263-4748-0.)

Proslavery Priest: The Atlantic World of John Lindsey, 1729-1788. By B. W. Higman. (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2011. Pp. [xvi], 334. $70.00, 978-976-640-255-6.)

West Indian Business History: Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. Edited by B. W. Higman and Kathleen E. A. Monteith. (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2010. Pp. [viii], 236. Paper, $35.00, ISBN 978-976-640-240-2.)

Johnson House of St. Elmo, Its History and Architecture: The Stud)' of a House, a Family, a Suburb. By Gary C. Jenkins. (Chattanooga, Tenn.: Published by the author, 2009. Pp. 118. $75.00, order from the author at P.O. Box 2473, Chattanooga, TN 37409.)

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