Academic journal article The Journal of Southern History

Country Music USA

Academic journal article The Journal of Southern History

Country Music USA

Article excerpt

Country Music USA. By Bill C. Malone and Tracey E. W. Laird. Brad and Michele Moore Roots Music Series. (50th anniversary ed.; Austin: University of Texas Press, 2018. Pp. xx, 748. Paper, $27.95, ISBN 978-1-4773-1535-4; cloth, $45.00, ISBN 978-1-4773-1534-7.) First published in 1968, the path-breaking Country Music USA has been released in several editions over the years. The fiftieth anniversary edition includes updates throughout by Bill C. Malone, and he is joined this time by Tracey E. W. Laird, who adds a new chapter on country music's recent history.

The editors acknowledge receipt of the following titles:

Dawn of Victory: Breakthrough at Petersburg, March 25-April 2, 1865. By Edward S. Alexander. Emerging Civil War Series. (El Dorado Hills, Calif.: Savas Beatie, 2015. Paper, $12.95, ISBN 978-1-61121-280-8.)

Whisperin' Bill Anderson: An Unprecedented Life in Country Music. By Bill Anderson with Peter Cooper. Music of the American South. (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. Paper, $24.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-5291-6; cloth, $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-4966-4.)

Of Gods and Games: Religious Faith and Modern Sports. By William J Baker George H. Shriver Lecture Series in Religion in American History. (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. Pp. x, 81. $22.95, ISBN 978-08203-4985-5.)

We Will Always Be Here: Native Peoples on Living and Thriving in the South Edited by Denise E. Bates. Other Southerners. (Gainesville and other cities: University Press of Florida, 2016. Pp. [x], 231. $39.95, ISBN 978-08130-6263-1.)

T. R. M. Howard: Doctor, Entrepreneur, Civil Rights Pioneer. By David T. Beito and Linda Royster Beito. (Oakland, Calif.: Independent Institute, 2018. Pp. xxii, 339. Paper, $19.95, ISBN 978-1-59813-313-4; cloth, $34.95, ISBN 978-1-59813-312-7.)

Escaping Servitude: A Documentary History of Runaway Servants in Eighteenth-Century Virginia. By Antonio T. Bly and Tamia Haygood. (Lanham, Md., and other cities: Lexington Books, 2015. Pp. x, 433. $126.00, ISBN 978-0-7391-9274-0.)

Kaleidoscope: Redrawing an American Family Tree. By Margaret Jones Bolsterli. (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2015. Pp. xvi, 111. Paper, $19.95, ISBN 978-1-55728-815-8.)

South Carolina in the Civil War and Reconstruction Eras: Essays from the Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association. Edited by Michael Brem Bonner and Fritz Hamer. (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2016. Pp. [x], 289. Paper, $29.99, ISBN 978-1-61117-665-0; cloth, $49.99, ISBN 978-1-61117-664-3.)

Happy Travel Diaries, 1925 to 1933. Edited by Vaughn Davis Bornet. (San Ramon, Calif.: dvs Publishing, 2016. Pp. 167. Paper, $14.95, ISBN 978-09908075-8-2.)

Lovers in Wartime, 1944 to 1945: Letters from Then, Insights from Now. Edited by Vaughn Davis Bornet. (San Ramon, Calif.: dvs Publishing, 2015. Pp. 297. Paper, $17.95, ISBN 978-0-9908075-2-0.)

Madam Chief Justice: Jean Hoefer Toal of South Carolina. Edited by W. Lewis Burke Jr. and Joan P. Assey. Foreword by Sandra Day O'Connor. Introduction by Ruth Bader Ginsburg. (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2016. Pp. xvi, 205. $24.99, ISBN 978-1-61117-692-6.)

The Growth of American Government: Governance from the Cleveland Era to the Present. By Ballard C. Campbell. Interdisciplinary Studies in History. (Rev. ed.; Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2015. Pp. xx 378 Paper $32.00, ISBN 978-0-253-01418-4.)

The Jackson Project: War in the American Workplace, a Memoir. By Phil Cohen. Foreword by Si Kahn. (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press 2016 Pp. xvi, 345. Paper, $26.95, ISBN 978-1-62190-243-0.)

Memories of the Mansion: The Story of Georgia's Governor's Mansion. By Sandra D. Deal, Jennifer W. Dickey, and Catherine M. Lewis. (Athens, Ga., and London: Published by University of Georgia Press in cooperation with the University of Georgia Libraries and Kennesaw State University 2015 Pp xiv 226. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed


An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.