restricted access   Volume 84, Number 1, February 2018

Table of Contents

My Life with the Journal

pp. 7-38
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When Archaeology and History Meet: Shipwrecks, Indians, and the Contours of the Early-Eighteenth-Century South

pp. 39-68
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Redefining Vagrancy: Policing Freedom and Disorder in Reconstruction New Orleans, 1862–1868

pp. 69-112
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Coushatta Homesteading in Southwest Louisiana and the Development of the Community at Bayou Blue

pp. 113-138
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Book Reviews

Between Sovereignty and Anarchy: The Politics of Violence in the American Revolutionary Era ed. by Patrick Griffin et al. (review)

pp. 139-141
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Contested Conventions: The Struggle to Establish the Constitution and Save the Union, 1787–1789 by Melvin Yazawa (review)

pp. 141-142
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Thomas Jefferson, Legal History, and the Art of Recollection by Matthew Crow (review)

pp. 142-144
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Unequal Gains: American Growth and Inequality Since 1700 by Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson (review)

pp. 144-145
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Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff by Edward J. Balleisen (review)

pp. 145-147
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Moderates: The Vital Center of American Politics, from the Founding to Today by David S. Brown (review)

pp. 147-148
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The Borderland of Fear: Vincennes, Prophetstown, and the Invasion of the Miami Homeland by Patrick Bottiger (review)

pp. 148-149
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Women on Southern Stages, 1800–1865: Performance, Gender and Identity in a Golden Age of American Theater by Robin O. Warren (review)

pp. 150-151
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The Threshold of Manifest Destiny: Gender and National Expansion in Florida by Laurel Clark Shire (review)

pp. 151-152
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Dismantling Slavery: Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, and Formation of the Abolitionist Discourse, 1841–1851 by Nilgün Anadolu-Okur (review)

pp. 152-153
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Black Christian Republicanism: The Writings of Hilary Teage (1805–1853), Founder of Liberia by Carl Patrick Burrowes (review)

pp. 153-155
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New Directions in Slavery Studies: Commodification, Community, and Comparison ed. by Jeff Forret and Christine E. Sears, and: Linking the Histories of Slavery: North America and Its Borderlands ed. by Bonnie Martin and James F. Brooks (review)

pp. 155-158
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Lincoln in Indiana by Brian R. Dirck (review)

pp. 158-159
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Schooling in the Antebellum South: The Rise of Public and Private Education in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama by Sarah L. Hyde (review)

pp. 159-160
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John C. Calhoun's Theory of Republicanism by John G. Grove (review)

pp. 160-161
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Pure Heart: The Faith of a Father and Son in the War for a More Perfect Union by William F. Quigley Jr (review)

pp. 162-163
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Florida's Civil War: Terrible Sacrifices by Tracy J. Revels (review)

pp. 163-164
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Women in Civil War Texas: Diversity and Dissidence in the Trans-Mississippi ed. by Deborah M. Liles and Angela Boswell (review)

pp. 164-165
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Albert C. Ellithorpe, the First Indian Home Guards, and the Civil War on the Trans-Mississippi Frontier ed. by M. Jane Johansson (review)

pp. 165-167
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Civil War in the Southwest Borderlands, 1861–1867 by Andrew E. Masich (review)

pp. 167-168
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War Upon Our Border: Two Ohio Valley Communities Navigate the Civil War by Stephen I. Rockenbach (review)

pp. 168-169
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The First Republican Army: The Army of Virginia and the Radicalization of the Civil War by John H. Matsui (review)

pp. 169-170
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The Tennessee Campaign of 1864 ed. by Steven E. Woodworth and Charles D. Grear (review)

pp. 170-172
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Confederate Political Economy: Creating and Managing a Southern Corporatist Nation by Michael Brem Bonner (review)

pp. 172-173
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Lt. Spalding in Civil War Louisiana: A Union Officer's Humor, Privilege, and Ambition by Michael D. Pierson (review)

pp. 173-175
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Ambrose Bierce and the Period of Honorable Strife: The Civil War and the Emergence of an American Writer by Christopher Kiernan Coleman (review)

pp. 175-176
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Lincoln's Greatest Journey: Sixteen Days That Changed a Presidency, March 24–April 8, 1865 by Noah Andre Trudeau (review)

pp. 176-177
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Battle of Wills: Ulysses S. Grant, Robert E. Lee, and the Last Year of the Civil War by David Alan Johnson (review)

pp. 177-178
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The Yankee Plague: Escaped Union Prisoners and the Collapse of the Confederacy by Lorien Foote (review)

pp. 178-180
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A Savage War: A Military History of the Civil War by Williamson Murray and Wayne Weisiang Hsieh (review)

pp. 180-181
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Bacteria and Bayonets: The Impact of Disease in American Military History by David R. Petriello (review)

pp. 181-183
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Troubled Refuge: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War by Chandra Manning (review)

pp. 183-184
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Gender and the Jubilee: Black Freedom and the Reconstruction of Citizenship in Civil War Missouri by Sharon Romeo (review)

pp. 184-186
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The Long Emancipation: The Demise of Slavery in the United States by Ira Berlin (review)

pp. 186-187
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Interpreting American History: Reconstruction ed. by John David Smith (review)

pp. 187-188
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A Luminous Brotherhood: Afro-Creole Spiritualism in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans by Emily Suzanne Clark (review)

pp. 189-190
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Yea, Alabama!: A Peek into the Past of One of the Most Storied Universities in the Nation, the University of Alabama Volume 1: 1819 through 1871 by David M. Battles (review)

pp. 190-191
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A Black Man's Journey from Sharecropper to College President: The Life and Work of William Johnson Trent, 1873–1963 by Judy Scales-Trent (review)

pp. 191-192
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Gertrude Weil: Jewish Progressive in the New South by Leonard Rogoff (review)

pp. 193-194
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Richard L. Davis and the Color Line in Ohio Coal: A Hocking Valley Mine Labor Organizer, 1862–1900 by Frans H. Doppen (review)

pp. 194-195
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The Industrialist and the Mountaineer: The Eastham-Thompson Feud and the Struggle for West Virginia's Timber Frontier by Ronald L. Lewis, and: No Hope for Heaven, No Fear of Hell: The Stafford-Townsend Feud of Colorado County, Texas, 1871–1911 by James C. Kearney, Bill Stein, and James Smallwood (review)

pp. 195-196
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The Thibodaux Massacre: Racial Violence and the 1887 Sugar Cane Labor Strike by John DeSantis (review)

p. 197
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Colored No More: Reinventing Black Womanhood in Washington, D.C by Treva B. Lindsey (review)

pp. 198-199
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From Boss Crump to King Willie: How Race Changed Memphis Politics By Otis Sanford (review)

pp. 199-200
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Anti-Catholicism in Arkansas: How Politicians, the Press, the Klan, and Religious Leaders Imagined an Enemy, 1910–1960 by Kenneth C. Barnes (review)

pp. 200-202
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New Negro Politics in the Jim Crow South by Claudrena N. Harold (review)

pp. 202-203
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Ten Dollars to Hate: The Texas Man Who Fought the Klan by Patricia Bernstein (review)

pp. 203-204
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Lois Lenski, Storycatcher by Bobbie Malone (review)

pp. 204-205
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The Tuskegee Veterans Hospital and Its Black Physicians: The Early Years by Mary Kaplan (review)

p. 206
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Modernity and the Great Depression: The Transformation of American Society, 1930–1941 by Kenneth J. Bindas (review)

pp. 207-208
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Blue Texas: The Making of a Multiracial Democratic Coalition in the Civil Rights Era by Max Krochmal (review)

pp. 208-209
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Competition in the Promised Land: Black Migrants in Northern Cities and Labor Markets by Leah Platt Boustan (review)

pp. 209-210
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Creating Flannery O'Connor: Her Critics, Her Publishers, Her Readers by Daniel Moran (review)

pp. 211-212
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Born of Conviction: White Methodists and Mississippi's Closed Society by Joseph T. Reiff (review)

pp. 212-213
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Faith in Black Power: Religion, Race, and Resistance in Cairo, Illinois by Kerry Pimblott (review)

pp. 213-214
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The Blessings of Business: How Corporations Shaped Conservative Christianity by Darren E. Grem (review)

pp. 214-216
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Hazel Brannon Smith: The Female Crusading Scalawag by Jeffery B. Howell (review)

pp. 216-217
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Making Modern Florida: How the Spirit of Reform Shaped a New State Constitution by Mary E. Adkins (review)

pp. 217-218
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La Strada per Selma: La Mobilitazione Afroamericana e il Voting Rights Act del 1965 by Nadia Venturini (review)

pp. 219-220
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White Sand, Black Beach: Civil Rights, Public Space, and Miami's Virginia Key by Gregory W. Bush (review)

pp. 220-221
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Separate Games: African American Sport Behind the Walls of Segregation ed. by David K. Wiggins and Ryan A. Swanson (review)

pp. 221-223
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The Silent Appalachian: Wordless Mountaineers in Fiction, Film and Television by Vicki Sigmon Collins (review)

pp. 223-224
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Bill Clifton: America's Bluegrass Ambassador to the World by Bill C. Malone (review)

pp. 224-225
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Motorsports and American Culture: From Demolition Derbies to NASCAR ed. by Mark D. Howell and John D. Miller (review)

pp. 225-227
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A Companion to Gerald R. Ford and Jimmy Carter ed. by Scott Kaufman (review)

pp. 227-229
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Labor Under Fire: A History of the AFL-CIO Since 1979 by Timothy J. Minchin (review)

pp. 229-230
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Scratching Out a Living: Latinos, Race, and Work in the Deep South by Angela Stuesse (review)

pp. 230-232
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Religion and Resistance in Appalachia: Faith and the Fight Against Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining by Joseph D. Witt (review)

pp. 232-233
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The Resilience of Southern Identity: Why the South Still Matters in the Minds of Its People by Christopher A. Cooper and H. Gibbs Knotts (review)

pp. 233-234
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Historical News and Notices

pp. 235-238
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