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  Volume 112, Number 1, Winter 2014

Table of Contents

Editor’s Page

pp. 1-3


Daniel Boone the Businessman: Revising the Myth of Failure

pp. 5-50

The Railroad Expansion Controversy in Postbellum Bourbon County: Conflicting Economic Interests and Ideological Perspectives among Urban and Rural Elites

pp. 51-82

A Kentucky Airman Cheats Death High Over France: Bill Hack Visits Flak City

pp. 83-105

Book Reviews

Bluegrass Renaissance: The History and Culture of Central Kentucky, 1792–1852 ed. by James C. Klotter, Daniel Rowland (review)

pp. 107-109

The Four Deaths of Acorn Whistler: Telling Stories in Colonial America by Joshua Piker (review)

pp. 109-111

French and Indians in the Heart of North America, 1630–1815 ed. by Robert Englebert, Guillaume Teasdale (review)

pp. 111-113

The Oracle and the Curse: A Poetics of Justice from the Revolution to the Civil War by Caleb Smith (review)

pp. 113-115

Tocqueville: The Aristocratic Sources of Liberty by Lucien Jaume (review)

pp. 115-117

Freedom in a Slave Society: Stories from the Antebellum South by Johanna Nicol Shields (review)

pp. 117-119

The Evil Necessity: British Naval Impressment in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World by Denver Brunsman (review)

pp. 120-122

American Zion: The Old Testament as a Political Text from the Revolution to the Civil War by Eran Shalev (review)

pp. 122-124

Peacekeepers and Conquerors: The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1821–1846 by Samuel J. Watson (review)

pp. 124-127

Smuggler Nation: How Illicit Trade Made America by Peter Andreas (review)

pp. 127-129

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

pp. 130-132

Knights of the Golden Circle: Secret Empire, Southern Secession, Civil War by David C. Keehn (review)

pp. 132-133

Milliken’s Bend: A Civil War Battle in History and Memory by Linda Barnickel (review)

pp. 134-136

Touching America’s History: From the Pequot War Through World War II by Meredith Mason Brown (review)

pp. 136-138

A General Who Will Fight: The Leadership of Ulysses S. Grant by Harry S. Laver (review)

pp. 138-140

Making the World Safe: The American Red Cross and a Nation’s Humanitarian Awakening by Julia F. Irwin (review)

pp. 140-142

Little White Houses: How the Postwar Home Constructed Race in America by Dianne Harris (review)

pp. 142-145

Americans All: Good Neighbor Cultural Diplomacy in World War II by Darlene J. Sadlier (review)

pp. 145-147

In the Shadows of the Greatest Generation: The Americans Who Fought the Korean War by Melinda L. Pash (review)

pp. 147-149

Rebellion in Black and White: Southern Student Activism in the 1960s ed. by Robert Cohen, David J. Snyder (review)

pp. 149-151

Moral Minority: The Evangelical Left in the Age of Conservatism by David R. Swartz (review)

pp. 151-153

Henry Wallace’s 1948 Presidential Campaign and the Future of Postwar Liberalism by Thomas W. Devine (review)

pp. 153-155

Dispossession: Discrimination Against African American Farmers in the Age of Civil Rights by Pete Daniel (review)

pp. 155-158

Ain’t Scared of Your Jail: Arrest, Imprisonment, and the Civil Rights Movement by Zoe A. Colley (review)

pp. 158-160

Power to the Poor: Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960–1974 by Gordon K. Mantler (review)

pp. 160-162

The People’s Car: A Global History of the Volkswagen Beetle by Bernard Rieger (review)

pp. 162-164

Family Trees: A History of Genealogy in America by François Weil (review)

pp. 164-166

Agent Orange: History, Science, and the Politics of Uncertainty by Edwin A. Martini (review)

pp. 166-168

Trying Biology: The Scopes Trial, Textbooks, and the Antievolution Movement in American Schools by Adam R. Shapiro (review)

pp. 168-170

Book Notes

pp. 171-173

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