Western Historical Quarterly

Vol. 41, No. 3, Autumn 2010

Published by: Oxford University Press
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  1. DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.fm
    Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.fm
  3. Book Reviews
    • Review (p. 371)
      What Comes Naturally: Miscegenation Law and the Making of Race in America. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. 404 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, index. $34.95.) by Peggy Pascoe
      Review by: Linda Gordon
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0371
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0371
    • Review (p. 372)
      Shadows at Dawn: A Borderlands Massacre and the Violence of History. (New York: Penguin, 2008. xix + 358 pp. Illustrations, maps, glossary, notes, index. $29.95, CAN$36.00.) by Karl Jacoby
      Review by: Eric V. Meeks
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0372
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0372
    • Review (pp. 372-373)
      War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the U.S.-Mexican War. The Lamar Series in Western History. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008. xxi + 473 pp. Illustrations, tables, notes, bibliography, index. $35.00.) by Brian DeLay
      Review by: Gary Clayton Anderson
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0372a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0372a
    • Review (pp. 373-374)
      Red Gentlemen and White Savages: Indians, Federalists, and the Search for Order on the American Frontier. (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2008. xi + 291 pp. Map, notes, bibliography, index. $39.95.) by David Andrew Nichols
      Review by: Daniel H. Usner, Jr.
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0373
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0373
    • Review (pp. 374-375)
      The Lipan Apaches: People of Wind and Lightning. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. xv + 336 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Thomas A. Britten
      Review by: F. Todd Smith
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0374
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0374
    • Review (pp. 375-376)
      Native Hubs: Culture, Community and Belonging in Silicon Valley and Beyond. (Durham: Duke University Press, 2007. xii + 273 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $79.95, cloth; $22.95, paper.) by Renya K. Ramirez
      Review by: Joely Proudfit
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0375
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0375
    • Review (pp. 376-377)
      The Meskwaki and Anthropologists: Action Anthropology Reconsidered. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2008. xiii + 416 pp. Appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $55.00, CAN$60.50, £31.00.) by Judith M. Daubenmier
      Review by: Dana E. Powell
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0376
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0376
    • Review (pp. 377-378)
      The Blue Tattoo: The Life of Olive Oatman: Women in the West Series. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009). xi + 261 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95, CAN$27.50, £17.99.) by Margot Mifflin
      Review by: Melody M. Miyamoto
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0377
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0377
    • Review (pp. 378-379)
      Lanterns on the Prairie: The Blackfeet Photographs of Walter McClintock: Western Legacies Series. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. xi + 323 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00, cloth; $34.95, paper.) by Steven L. Grafe
      Review by: Carol Williams
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0378
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0378
    • Review (pp. 379-380)
      Catlin’s Lament: Indians, Manifest Destiny, and the Ethics of Nature. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2009. xvi + 184 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by John Hausdoerffer
      Review by: Joan Carpenter Troccoli
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0379
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0379
    • Review (p. 380)
      The Power of Promises: Rethinking Indian Treaties in the Pacific Northwest: Emil and Kathleen Sick Lecture-Book Series in Western History and Biography. (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2008. xiii + 358 pp. Maps, notes, index. $60.00, cloth; $28.95, paper.) by Alexandra Harmon
      Review by: S. Neyooxet Greymorning
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0380
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0380
    • Review (p. 381)
      Broken Treaties: United States and Canadian Relations with the Lakotas and the Plains Cree, 1868-1885. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. xxvi + 450 pp. Illustration, maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $50.00, CAN$66.00, £41.00.) by Jill St. Germain
      Review by: Donald L. Fixico
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0381
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0381
    • Review (pp. 381-382)
      The Indian Commissioners: Agents of the State and Indian Policy in Canada’s Prairie West, 1873-1932. (Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2009. xi + 266 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. CAN$33.95.) by Brian E. Titley
      Review by: Ted McCoy
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0381a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0381a
    • Review (pp. 382-383)
      We Are All Treaty People: Prairie Essays. (Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2008. xii + 235 pp. Notes, index. CAN$26.95.) by Roger Epp
      Review by: Frances W. Kaye
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0382
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0382
    • Review (pp. 383-384)
      In Mixed Company: Taverns and Public Life in Upper Canada. (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2009. x + 228 pp. Illustrations, table, notes, bibliography, index. $85.00, cloth; $32.95, paper.) by Julia Roberts
      Review by: Daniel B. Thorp
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0383
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0383
    • Review (pp. 384-385)
      Innocent Blood: Essential Narratives of the Mountain Meadows Massacre. Edited by David L. Bigler and Will Bagley. (Norman: Arthur H. Clark, 2008. 508 pp. Illustrations, maps, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $45.00.) by David L. Bigler, Will Bagley
      Review by: Philip L. Barlow
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0384
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0384
    • Review (pp. 385-386)
      “Liberty to the Downtrodden”: Thomas L. Kane, Romantic Reformer. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009. xx + 348 pp. Illustrations, appendix, notes, index. $40.00.) by Matthew J. Grow
      Review by: Roger M. Barrus
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0385
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0385
    • Review (pp. 386-387)
      Mormon Convert, Mormon Defector: A Scottish Immigrant in the American West, 1848-1861. Foreword by William P. MacKinnon. (Norman: Arthur H. Clark, 2009. 320 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $39.95.) by Polly Aird
      Review by: Richard Saunders
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0386
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0386
    • Review (pp. 387-388)
      Before Earth Day: The Origins of American Environmental Law, 1945-1970. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2009, xxii + 263 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Karl Boyd Brooks
      Review by: Kathleen A. Brosnan
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0387
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0387
    • Review (p. 388)
      Conflict on the Rio Grande: Water and the Law, 1879-1939. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. xii + 299 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $39.95.) by Douglas R. Littlefield
      Review by: Laura A. Wimberley
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0388
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0388
    • Review (p. 389)
      Yellowstone and the Snowmobile: Locking Horns over National Park Use. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2009. x + 317 pp. Illustrations, maps, tables, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Michael J. Yochim
      Review by: Michael Childers
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0389
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0389
    • Review (pp. 389-390)
      Nevada’s Environmental Legacy: Progress or Plunder. (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2009. xvi + 138 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95, paper.) by James W. Hulse
      Review by: Leisl Carr Childers
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0389a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0389a
    • Review (pp. 390-391)
      Reno’s Big Gamble: Image and Reputation in the Biggest Little City. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2008. x + 319 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Alicia Barber
      Review by: Ronald M. James
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0390
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0390
    • Review (pp. 391-392)
      Beyond the Fields: Cesar Chavez, the UFW, and the Struggle for Justice in the 21st Century. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. xv + 347 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. $24.95.) by Randy Shaw
      Review by: José M. Alamillo
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0391
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0391
    • Review (pp. 392-393)
      The Immigration Crisis: Nativism, Armed Vigilantism, and the Rise of a Countervailing Movement. (Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press, 2009. xxxix + 488 pp. Notes, index. $99.00, cloth; $44.95, paper.) by Armando Navarro
      Review by: Rodolfo F. Acu”a
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0392
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0392
    • Review (pp. 393-394)
      White But Not Equal: Mexican Americans, Jury Discrimination, and the Supreme Court. (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2009. xii + 239 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $55.00, cloth; $24.95, paper.) by Ignacio M. García
      Review by: Lisa Y. Ramos
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0393
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0393
    • Review (pp. 394-395)
      Claiming Rights and Righting Wrongs in Texas: Mexican Workers and Job Politics during World War II. (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2009. xvi + 318 pp. Illustrations, tables, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00, cloth; $27.95, paper.) by Emilio Zamora
      Review by: Shana Bernstein
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0394
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0394
    • Review (pp. 395-396)
      The Woman in the Zoot Suit: Gender, Nationalism, and the Cultural Politics of Memory. (Durham: Duke University Press, 2009. xxvi + 229 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $79.50, cloth; $22.95, paper.) by Catherine S. Ramírez
      Review by: Elizabeth R. Escobedo
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0395
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0395
    • Review (pp. 396-397)
      Toward a Latina Feminism of the Americas: Repression and Resistance in Chicana and Mexicana Literature. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2008. xvi + 129 pp. Notes, bibliography, index. $50.00, cloth; $25.00, paper.) by Anna Marie Sandoval
      Review by: Linda Heidenreich
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0396
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0396
    • Review (pp. 397-398)
      Walls of Empowerment: Chicana/o Indigenist Murals of California. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2008. xiii + 292 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00, cloth; $27.95, paper.) by Guisela Latorre
      Review by: Karen Mary Davalos
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0397
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0397
    • Review (pp. 398-399)
      Pinoy Capital: The Filipino Nation in Daly City. (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2009. 232 pp. Maps, tables, notes, bibliography, index. $25.95, paper.) by Benito M. Vergara, Jr.
      Review by: Linda Espa”a-Maram
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0398
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0398
    • Review (pp. 399-400)
      Gold Rush Port: The Maritime Archaeology of San Francisco’s Waterfront. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xiv + 238 pp. Illustrations, tables, appendices, bibliography, index. $45.00, £30.95.) by James P. Delgado
      Review by: Bonnie J. Clark
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0399
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0399
    • Review (p. 400)
      Class and Race in the Frontier Army: Military Life in the West, 1870-1890. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. xvi + 276 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Kevin Adams
      Review by: William A. Dobak
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0400
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0400
    • Review (p. 401)
      Seizing Destiny: The Relentless Expansion of American Territory. (New York: Vintage Books, 2008. xviii + 649 pp. Maps, appendix, bibliographical notes, index. $17.95, paper.) by Richard Kluger
      Review by: John Mack Faragher
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0401
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0401
    • Review (pp. 401-402)
      John Mackay: Silver King in the Gilded Age. (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2009. xi + 270 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Michael J. Makley
      Review by: Roger C. Steininger
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0401a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0401a
    • Review (pp. 402-403)
      Red Light Women of the Rocky Mountains. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. xxi + 458 pp. Illustrations, appendices, notes, index. $34.95.) by Jan MacKell
      Review by: Peter Boag
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0402
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0402
    • Review (pp. 403-404)
      “They Are All Red Out Here”: Socialist Politics in the Pacific Northwest, 1895-1925. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. xii + 234 pp. Illustrations, map, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95.) by Jeffrey A. Johnson
      Review by: Kyle Wilkison
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0403
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0403
    • Review (pp. 404-405)
      Oklahoma: A History. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. xiv + 342 pp. Illustrations, maps, appendix, bibliographical essay, index. $24.95.) by W. David Baird, Danney Goble
      Review by: Patricia Loughlin
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0404
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0404
    • Review (pp. 405-406)
      The Sutton-Taylor Feud: The Deadliest Blood Feud in Texas. (Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2009. xii + 388 pp. Illustrations, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95.) by Chuck Parsons
      Review by: Bill Neal
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0405
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0405
    • Book Notices (pp. 407-409)
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0407
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0407
    • Recent Articles (pp. 411-417)
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.0411
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.0411
  4. DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.3.bm
    Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.3.bm


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