Western Historical Quarterly

Vol. 41, No. 4, Winter 2010

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  2. ARTICLES
  3. Book Reviews
    • Review (p. 495)
      Passing Strange: A Gilded Age Tale of Love and Deception Across the Color Line. (New York: Penguin Press, 2009. 384 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. $27.95.) by Martha A. Sandweiss
      Review by: Melody Graulich
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.495
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    • Review (pp. 495-496)
      Nation and Migration: Past and Future. (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. x + 375 pp. Illustrations, chart, notes, index. $25.00, paper.) by David G. Gutiérrez, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
      Review by: Elliott Young
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.495a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.495a
    • Review (pp. 496-497)
      Beyond Nations: Evolving Homelands in the North Atlantic World, 1400–2000. (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. xv + 292 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $85.00, cloth; $24.95, paper.) by John R. Chávez
      Review by: Stephen Aron
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.496
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    • Review (pp. 497-498)
      White Mother to a Dark Race: Settler Colonialism, Maternalism, and the Removal of Indigenous Children in the American West and Australia, 1880–1940. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. xxxii + 557 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00.) by Margaret D. Jacobs
      Review by: Cathleen D. Cahill
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.497
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.497
    • Review (pp. 498-499)
      The Last Indian War: The Nez Perce Story. Pivotal Moments in American History Series. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. xxix + 397 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, index. $27.95.) by Elliott West
      Review by: Robert C. Carriker
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.498
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.498
    • Review (pp. 499-500)
      We Have a Religion: The 1920s Pueblo Indian Dance Controversy and American Religious Freedom. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press and Dallas: William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, 2009. xx + 333 pp. Illustrations, map, notes, bibliography, index. $59.95, cloth; $22.95, paper.) by Tisa Wenger
      Review by: T. J. Ferguson
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.499
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.499
    • Review (pp. 500-501)
      The Yuma Reclamation Project: Irrigation, Indian Allotment, and Settlement Along the Lower Colorado River. (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2009. xix + 274 pp. Illustrations, maps, tables, notes, bibliography, index. $44.95.) by Robert A. Sauder
      Review by: David H. DeJong
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.500
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.500
    • Review (pp. 501-502)
      Reconfigurations of Native North America: An Anthology of New Perspectives. (Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2009. xii + 314 pp. Maps, tables, notes, index. $45.00.) by John R. Wunder, Kurt E. Kinbacher, Markku Henriksson
      Review by: Andrew H. Fisher
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.501
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.501
    • Review (pp. 502-503)
      Contesting Knowledge: Museums and Indigenous Perspectives. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. ix + 362 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, index. $35.00, CAN$38.50, £21.99, paper.) by Susan Sleeper-Smith
      Review by: Jennifer Fish Kashay
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.502
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.502
    • Review (p. 503)
      The Indian Craze: Primitivism, Modernism, and Transculturation in American Art, 1890–1915. (Durham: Duke University Press, 2009. xv + 277 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $89.95, cloth; $24.95, paper.) by Elizabeth Hutchinson
      Review by: Joan M. Jensen
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.503
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.503
    • Review (p. 504)
      A New Deal for Native Art: Indian Arts and Federal Policy, 1933–1943. (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2009. vii + 299 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $59.95.) by Jennifer McLerran
      Review by: Ron McCoy
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.504
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.504
    • Review (p. 505)
      Rebellious Younger Brother: Oneida Leadership and Diplomacy, 1750–1800. (DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2009. x + 239 pp. Illustration, maps, tables, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $38.00.) by David J. Norton
      Review by: Peter C. Messer
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.505
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.505
    • Review (p. 506)
      The War in Words: Reading the Dakota Conflict through the Captivity Literature. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. xxxiv + 363 pp. Illustrations, map, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00, CAN$66.00, £41.00.) by Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola
      Review by: Colette A. Hyman
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.506
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.506
    • Review (p. 507)
      Furs and Frontiers in the Far North: The Contest among Native and Foreign Nations for the Bering Strait Fur Trade. Lamar Series in Western History. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009. xxi + 472 pp. Illustrations, maps, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $35.00.) by John R. Bockstoce, Filipe Fernandez-Armesto
      Review by: William R. Morrison
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.507
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.507
    • Review (pp. 507-508)
      From Many, One: Indians, Peasants, Borders and Education in Callista, Mexico, 1924–1935. Latin American and Caribbean Series. (Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2009. xxviii + 226 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95, paper.) by Andrae M. Marak
      Review by: Mark Edwin Miller
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.507a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.507a
    • Review (pp. 508-509)
      Fort Laramie: Military Bastion of the High Plains. Frontier Military Series XXVI. (Norman: Arthur H. Clark, 2008. 456 pp. Illustrations, maps, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $45.00.) by Douglas C. McChristian, Paul L. Hedren
      Review by: Phil Roberts
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.508
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.508
    • Review (pp. 509-510)
      Seth Bullock: Black Hills Lawman. South Dakota Biography Series. (Pierre: South Dakota State Historical Society Press, 2009. x + 206 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $12.95, paper.) by David A. Wolff
      Review by: Chuck Vollan
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.509
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.509
    • Review (pp. 510-511)
      The Environmental Justice: William O. Douglas and American Conservation. (Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2009. x + 198 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95, paper.) by Adam M. Sowards
      Review by: Robert W. Righter
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.510
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    • Review (pp. 511-512)
      Rewilding the West: Restoration in a Prairie Landscape. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. 230 pp. Illustrations, map, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95, £14.95.) by Richard Manning
      Review by: Richard Edwards
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.511
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    • Review (pp. 512-513)
      Pineapple Culture: A History of the Tropical and Temperate Zones. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xiv + 255 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95, £14.95.) by Gary Y. Okihiro
      Review by: Bianca Isaki
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.512
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.512
    • Review (pp. 513-514)
      Wilderness in National Parks: Playground or Preserve. (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2009. x + 334 pp. Illustrations, tables, notes, bibliography, index. $75.00, £58.00, cloth; $35.00, £24.99, paper.) by John C. Miles
      Review by: Adam Luke
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.513
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    • Review (pp. 514-515)
      The Nation’s Largest Landlord: The Bureau of Land Management in the American West. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2009. xvi + 297 pp. Illustrations, maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $39.95.) by James R. Skillen
      Review by: Char Miller
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.514
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.514
    • Review (pp. 515-516)
      Reopening the Frontier: Homesteading in the Modern West. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2009. viii + 307 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $39.95.) by Brian Q. Cannon
      Review by: Catherine McNicol Stock
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.515
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.515
    • Review (pp. 516-517)
      Utah in the Twentieth Century. (Logan: Utah State University Press, 2009. ix + 412 pp. Illustrations, tables, notes, index. $32.95.) by Brian Q. Cannon, Jessie L. Embry
      Review by: W. Paul Reeve
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.516
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.516
    • Review (pp. 517-518)
      From Redstone to Ludlow: John Cleveland Osgood’s Struggle against the United Mine Workers of America. Mining the American West Series. (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2009. xi + 392 pp. Illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. $37.50.) by F. Darrell Munsell
      Review by: Bill Bryans
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.517
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.517
    • Review (pp. 518-519)
      Solidarity Stories: An Oral History of the ILWU. (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2009. xi + 347 pp. Illustrations, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $50.00, cloth; $24.95, paper.) by Harvey Schwartz
      Review by: Victoria Grieve
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.518
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.518
    • Review (pp. 519-520)
      Borderline Americans: Racial Division and Labor War in the Arizona Borderlands. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009. 367 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, index. $29.95.) by Katherine Benton-Cohen
      Review by: Monica Perales
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.519
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.519
    • Review (p. 520)
      Conflict on the Michigan Frontier: Yankee and Borderland Cultures, 1815–1840. (DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2009. viii + 184 pp. Notes, bibliography, index. $30.00.) by James Z. Schwartz
      Review by: Wallace Genser
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.520
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.520
    • Review (p. 521)
      Bleeding Borders: Race, Gender, and Violence in Pre–Civil War Kansas. Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War Series. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009. xi + 198 pp. Illustrations, map, notes, bibliography, index. $32.50.) by Kristen Tegtmeier Oertel
      Review by: Charise Cheney
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.521
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.521
    • Review (p. 522)
      Heartland Utopias. (DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2009. 224 pp. Notes, bibliography, index. $32.00.) by Robert P. Sutton
      Review by: James J. Kopp
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.522
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.522
    • Review (pp. 522-523)
      No Place Like Home: Notes from a Western Life. (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2009. x + 211 pp. $24.95.) by Linda M. Hasselstrom
      Review by: Pamela Riney-Kehrberg
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.522a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.522a
    • Review (pp. 523-524)
      Across the Plains: Sarah Royce’s Western Narrative. (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2009. x + 134 pp. Illustration, map, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $19.95, paper.) by Sarah Royce, Jennifer Dawes Adkison
      Review by: Linda W. Reese
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.523
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.523
    • Review (pp. 524-525)
      Emily Austin of Texas, 1795–1851. Texas Biography Series. (Fort Worth: Texas Christian University Press, 2009. ix + 298 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $27.95.) by Light Townsend Cummins
      Review by: LeAnna Schooley
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.524
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.524
    • Review (pp. 525-526)
      Women Who Kill Men: California Courts, Gender, and the Press. Law in the American West Series. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. xi + 272 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $45.00, CAN$62.95, £39.00.) by Gordon Morris Bakken, Brenda Farrington
      Review by: Clark Secrest
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.525
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.525
    • Review (pp. 526-527)
      Hard Time at Tehachapi: California’s First Women’s Prison. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. x + 205 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, $27.95.) by Kathleen A. Cairns
      Review by: Danielle Rousseau
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.526
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.526
    • Review (pp. 527-528)
      Sex, Murder, and the Unwritten Law: Gender and Judicial Mayhem, Texas Style. (Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2009. xvi + 280 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $29.95.) by Bill Neal, Gordon Morris Bakken
      Review by: Clare V. McKanna, Jr.
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.527
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.527
    • Review (pp. 528-529)
      Quest for Justice: Louis A. Bedford Jr. and the Struggle for Equal Rights in Texas. (Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press, 2009. xiv + 273 pp. Illustrations, bibliography, index. $22.50.) by Darwin Payne, W. Marvin Dulaney
      Review by: Brian D. Behnken
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.528
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.528
    • Review (p. 529)
      The Secret War in El Paso: Mexican Revolutionary Intrigue, 1906–1920. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. xv + 488 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $37.50.) by Charles H. Harris III, Louis R. Sadler
      Review by: Samuel Brunk
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.529
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.529
    • Review (p. 530)
      Radical L.A.: From Coxey’s Army to the Watts Riots, 1894–1965. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. xviii + 366 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliographical essay, index. $34.95.) by Errol Wayne Stevens
      Review by: Regina M. Freer
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.530
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.530
    • Review (pp. 530-531)
      Inventing Autopia: Dreams and Visions of the Modern Metropolis in Jazz Age Los Angeles. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xii + 401 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $24.95, paper.) by Jeremiah B. C. Axelrod
      Review by: Hillary Jenks
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.530a
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.530a
    • Review (pp. 531-532)
      Pre-Gay L.A.: A Social History of the Movement for Homosexual Rights. (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2009. xix + 280 pp. Illustration, map, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $75.00, cloth; $25.00, paper.) by C. Todd White
      Review by: David A. Reichard
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.531
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.531
    • Review (pp. 532-533)
      Paying the Toll: Local Power, Regional Politics, and the Golden Gate Bridge. (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009. 294 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, index. $39.95, £26.00.) by Louise Nelson Dyble
      Review by: Thomas A. Krainz
      DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.532
      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.532
  4. In Memoriam
  5. Back Matter (pp. 547-560)
    DOI: 10.2307/westhistquar.41.4.bm
    Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/westhistquar.41.4.bm

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