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  Volume 3, Number 4, December 2013

Table of Contents

Proclaiming Emancipation at 150: A Special Issue

Editor’s Note

p. 451


History and Commemoration: The Emancipation Proclamation at 150

pp. 452-457

Reluctant to Emancipate?: Another Look at the First Confiscation Act

pp. 458-466

Emancipation and the Creation of Modern Liberal States in America and France

pp. 467-500

Rose’s War and the Gendered Politics of a Slave Insurgency in the Civil War

pp. 501-532

Emancipation’s Encounters: The Meaning of Freedom from the Pages of Civil War Sketchbooks

pp. 533-548

Spielberg’s Lincoln: The Great Emancipator Returns

pp. 549-572

Book Reviews

More Than Freedom: Fighting for Black Citizenship in a White Republic, 1829–1889 by Stephen Kantrowitz (review)

pp. 573-576

Polemical Pain: Slavery, Cruelty, and the Rise of Humanitarianism by Margaret Abruzzo (review)

pp. 576-578

Racial Indigestion: Eating Bodies in the Nineteenth Century by Kyla Wazana Tompkins (review)

pp. 578-581

On the Edge of Freedom: The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1820–1870 by David G. Smith (review)

pp. 581-583

Lincoln’s Tragic Pragmatism: Lincoln, Douglas, and Moral Conflict by John Burt (review)

pp. 583-586

John Brown’s Spy: The Adventurous Life and Tragic Confession of John E. Cook by Steven Lubet (review)

pp. 586-589

Abraham Lincoln and Treason in the Civil War: The Trials of John Merryman by Jonathan W. White (review)

pp. 589-591

Crimson Confederates: Harvard Men Who Fought for the South by Helen P. Trimpi and; A Northern Confederate at Johnson’s Island Prison: The Civil War Diaries of James Parks Caldwell edited by George H. Jones and; Double Duty in the Civil War: The Letters of Sailor and Soldier Edward W. Bacon edited by George S. Burkhardt (review)

pp. 591-594

Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign by Earl J. Hess (review)

pp. 594-596

El Cinco de Mayo: An American Tradition by David E. Hayes-Bautista (review)

pp. 596-599

Slave Breeding: Sex, Violence, and Memory in African American History by Gregory D. Smithers (review)

pp. 599-601

Doctoring Freedom: The Politics of African American Medical Care in Slavery and Emancipation by Gretchen Long (review)

pp. 601-604

The Fall of the House of Dixie: The Civil War and the Social Revolution That Transformed the South by Bruce Levine (review)

pp. 604-607

Reconstructing the Campus: Higher Education and the American Civil War by Michael David Cohen (review)

pp. 607-609

Atlanta, Cradle of the New South: Race and Remembering in the Civil War’s Aftermath by William A. Link (review)

pp. 609-611

Books Received

p. 612


p. 613

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