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Journal of Women's History 12.1 (2000) 242-243

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Kay Daniels. Convict Women. St. Leonards, Australia: Allen & Unwin, 1998. xi + 276 pp.; ill.; no bibliography. ISBN 1-86448-677-5 (pb).

Tracy C. Davis and Ellen Donkin, eds. Women and Playwriting in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. xvi + 295 pp.; ill.; appendixes; no bibliography. ISBN 0-521-57413-7 (cl); 0-521-65982-5 (pb).

Susan C. Greenfield and Carol Barash, eds. Inventing Maternity: Politics, Science, and Literature, 1650-1865. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1999. viii + 274 pp.; no bibliography. ISBN 0-8131-2048-0 (cl).

Alice James. The Diary of Alice James. Ed. Leon Edel. Introduction by Linda Simon. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1999. xxxiv + 241 pp.; ill.; no bibliography. ISBN 1-55553-398-1 (cl); 1-55553-397-3 (pb).

Ruth-Ellen Boetcher Joeres. Respectability and Deviance: Nineteenth-Century German Women Writers and the Ambiguity of Representation. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. xxxiv + 349 pp.; ill. ISBN 0-226-40065-4 (cl); 0-226-40066-2 (pb).

Jeremy Josephs with Susi Bechhöfer. Rosa's Child: The True Story of One Woman's Quest for a Lost Mother and a Vanished Past. London: I. B. Tauris Publishers, 1999. x + 159 pp.; ill., no bibliography or index. ISBN 1-86064-122-9 (cl).

Harriet Devine Jump. Women's Writing of the Victorian Period, 1837-1901: An Anthology. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. xxiv + 374 pp. ISBN 0-312-22197-5 (cl); 0-312-22198-3 (pb).

Alma Mahler-Werfel. Alma Mahler-Werfel: Diaries, 1898-1902. Selected and trans. Antony Beaumont. Transcribed and ed. Antony Beaumont and Susanne Rode-Breyman. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1999. xix + 494 pp.; ill.; no bibliography. ISBN 0-8014-3654-0 (cl).

Rohan Amanda Maitzen. Gender, Genre, and Victorian Historical Writing. New York: Garland Publishing, 1998. xvii + 229 pp. ISBN 0-8153-2897-4 (cl).

Nina Miller. Making Love Modern: The Intimate Public Worlds of New York's Literary Women. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. ix + 292 pp.; ill. ISBN 0-19-511604-6 (cl); 0-19-511605-4 (pb).

Linda Mizejewski. Ziegfeld Girl: Image and Icon in Culture and Cinema. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1999. x + 241 pp.; ill. ISBN 0-8223-2303-6 (cl); 0-8223-2323-0 (pb).

L. M. Montgomery. The Selected Journals of L. M. Montgomery, Volume IV: 1929-1935. Ed. Mary Rubio and Elizabeth Waterston. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. xxxi + 439 pp.; ill.; maps; appendixes; no bibliography. ISBN 0-19-541381-4 (cl).

Jacqueline Marie Musacchio. The Art and Ritual of Childbirth in Renaissance Italy. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1999. xiv + 212 pp.; ill.; appendixes; glossary. ISBN 0-300-07629-0 (cl).

Maresi Nerad. The Academic Kitchen: A Social History of Gender Stratification at the University of California, Berkeley. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1999. xv + 195 pp.; ill.; tables; appendix. ISBN 0-7914-3969-0 (cl); 0-7914-3971-4 (pb).

Linda Nochlin. Representing Women. New York: Thames and Hudson. 272 pp.; ill.; no bibliography. ISBN 0-500-28098-3 (pb).

Aileen Ribeiro. Ingres in Fashion: Representations of Dress and Appearance in Ingres's Images of Women. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1999. vii + 259 pp.; ill. ISBN 0-300-07927-3 (cl).

Sally Shortall. Women and Farming: Property and Power. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. ix + 175 pp. ISBN 0-312-21990-3 (cl).

Mary Craig Sinclair. Southern Belle. Afterword by Peggy Whitman Prenshaw. 1957; reprint, Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1999. ix + 427 pp.; ill.; no bibliography. ISBN 1-57806-152-0 (pb).

Nancy J. Smith-Hefner. Khmer American: Identity and Moral Education in a Diasporic Community. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. xx + 237 pp.; ill. ISBN 0-520-21348-3 (cl); 0-520-21349-1 (pb).

Margaret Supplee Smith and Emily Herring Wilson. North Carolina Women: Making History. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999. xx + 382 pp.; ill. ISBN 0-8078-2463-1 (cl).

Tahoe Talbot Washburn. Under Polaris: An Arctic Quest. Seattle: University of Washington...


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