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  • Books of Critical Interest
Abrams, Brett L. Hollywood Bohemians: Transgressive Sexuality and the Selling of the Movieland Dream. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 2008. Pp. 256. $39.95 (paper).
Adams, Jon Robert. Male Armor: The Soldier-Hero in Contemporary American Culture. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2008. Pp. 160. $49.50 (cloth); $17.50 (paper).
Arnade, Peter, and Michael Rocke, eds. Power, Gender, and Ritual in Europe and the Americas: Essays in Memory of Richard C. Trexler. Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2008. Pp. 364. $37.00 (paper).
Ballantyne, Tony, and Antoinette Burton, eds. Moving Subjects: Gender, Mobility, and Intimacy in an Age of Global Empire. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2009. Pp. 368. $70.00 (cloth); $27.00 (paper).
Benedetti, Laura. The Tigress in the Snow: Motherhood and Literature in Twentieth-Century Italy. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007. Pp. $40.00 (cloth).
Blake, Debra J. Chicana Sexuality and Gender: Cultural Refiguring in Literature, Oral History, and Art. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2009. Pp. $84.95 (cloth); $23.95 (cloth).
Cryle, Peter, and Christopher E. Forth. Sexuality at the Fin de Siècle: The Making of a "Central Problem." Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2008. Pp. $50.00 (cloth).
Eaklor, Vicki. Queer America: A GLBT History of the 20th Century. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 2008. Pp. 312. $65.00 (cloth).
Ghaziani, Amin. The Dividends of Dissent: How Conflict and Culture Work in Lesbian and Gay Marches on Washington. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. Pp. 379. $25.00 (paper).
Howard, John. Concentration Camps on the Home Front: Japanese Americans in the House of Jim Crow. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. Pp. 356. $29.00 (cloth). [End Page 380]
Karkazis, Katrina. Fixing Sex: Intersex, Medical Authority, and Lived Experience. Pp. 384. $84.95 (cloth); $23.95 (paper).
Martin, Fran, Peter A. Jackson, Mark McLelland, and Audrey Yue. Asia PacifiQueer: Rethinking Genders and Sexualities. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2008. Pp. 288. $70.00 (cloth); $25.00 (paper).
Matysik, Tracie. Reforming the Moral Subject: Ethics and Sexuality in Central Europe, 1890-1930. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2008. Pp. 320. $45.00 (cloth).
McGarry, Molly. Ghosts of Futures Past: Spiritualism and the Cultural Politics of Nineteenth-Century America. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. Pp. 288. $27.50 (cloth).
Merry, Sally Engle. Gender Violence: A Cultural Perspective. Chichester, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. Pp. 224. $84.00 (cloth); $30.00 (paper).
Miller, Rowland, and Daniel Perlman, eds. Intimate Relationships. New York: McGraw Hill, 2009. Pp. 592. $83.13 (cloth).
Richardson, Angelique. Love and Eugenics in the Late Nineteenth Century: Rational Reproduction and the New Woman. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. Pp. 250. $75.00 (cloth).
Sha, Richard. Perverse Romanticism: Aesthetics and Sexuality in Britain, 1750-1832. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. Pp. 376. $55.00 (cloth).
Sheriff, Mary D. Moved by Love: Inspired Artists and Deviant Women in Eighteenth-Century France. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. Pp. 320. $22.50 (paper).
Sloan, Kathryn A. Runaway Daughters: Seduction, Elopement, and Honor in Nineteenth-Century Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2008. Pp. 272. $27.95 (paper).
Thatcher, Adrian. The Savage Text: The Use and Abuse of the Bible. Chichester, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell Press, 2008. Pp. 323. $50.00 (cloth); $15.00 (paper).
Winchell, Meghan K. Good Girls, Good Food, Good Fun: The Story of USO Hostesses during World War II. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008. Pp. 272. $30.00 (cloth). [End Page 381]

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