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Letters From The Boys: Wisconsin World War I Soldiers Write Home, Matthew J. Margis Oct 2018

Letters From The Boys: Wisconsin World War I Soldiers Write Home, Matthew J. Margis

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Letters from the Boys: Wisconsin World War I Soldiers Write Home" by Carrie A. Meyer


Wired Into Nature: The Telegraph And The North American Frontier, Roy Alden Atwood Oct 2018

Wired Into Nature: The Telegraph And The North American Frontier, Roy Alden Atwood

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Wired into Nature: The Telegraph and the North American Frontier" by James Schwoch


Minnesota 1918: When Flu, Fire, And War Ravaged The State, Jeff Nichols Oct 2018

Minnesota 1918: When Flu, Fire, And War Ravaged The State, Jeff Nichols

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Minnesota 1918: When Flu, Fire, and War Ravaged the State" by Curt Brown


The Hunter Elite: Manly Sport, Hunting Narratives, And American Conservation, 1880-1925, Andrea L. Smalley Oct 2018

The Hunter Elite: Manly Sport, Hunting Narratives, And American Conservation, 1880-1925, Andrea L. Smalley

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "The Hunter Elite: Manly Sport, Hunting Narratives, and American Conservation, 1880-1925" by Tara Kathleen Kelly


Between Gravity And What Cheer: Iowa Photographs, Drake Hokanson Oct 2018

Between Gravity And What Cheer: Iowa Photographs, Drake Hokanson

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Between Gravity and What Cheer: Iowa Photographs" by Barry Phipps


Front Matter, The Annals Of Iowa, V. 77 No. 4 Fall 2018 Oct 2018

Front Matter, The Annals Of Iowa, V. 77 No. 4 Fall 2018

The Annals of Iowa

No abstract provided.


The Latina/O Midwest Reader, Dionicio Valdes Oct 2018

The Latina/O Midwest Reader, Dionicio Valdes

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "The Latina/o Midwest Reader" edited by Omar Valerio-Jimenez, Santiago Vaquera-Vasquez, and Claire F. Fox


The Story Of Act 31: How Native History Came To Wisconsin Classrooms, Patricia Stovey Oct 2018

The Story Of Act 31: How Native History Came To Wisconsin Classrooms, Patricia Stovey

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "The Story of Act 31: How Native History Came to Wisconsin Classrooms" by JP Leary


Unsettling The West: Violence And State Building In The Ohio Valley, William H. Bergmann Oct 2018

Unsettling The West: Violence And State Building In The Ohio Valley, William H. Bergmann

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Unsettling the West: Violence and State Building in the Ohio Valley," by Rob Harper


Telling Heartland Histories: Rural Iowa Protestant Congregations In Mid-Twentieth Century, David Zwart Oct 2018

Telling Heartland Histories: Rural Iowa Protestant Congregations In Mid-Twentieth Century, David Zwart

The Annals of Iowa

No abstract provided.


Back Matter, The Annals Of Iowa, V. 77 No. 4 Fall 2018 Oct 2018

Back Matter, The Annals Of Iowa, V. 77 No. 4 Fall 2018

The Annals of Iowa

No abstract provided.


The Great War Comes To Wisconsin: Sacrifice, Patriotism, And Free Speech In A Time Of Crisis, Matthew Lindaman Oct 2018

The Great War Comes To Wisconsin: Sacrifice, Patriotism, And Free Speech In A Time Of Crisis, Matthew Lindaman

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "The Great War Comes to Wisconsin: Sacrifice, Patriotism, and Free Speech in a Time of Crisis" by Richard L. Pifer


Circus Life: Performing And Laboring Under America's Big Top Shows, 1830-1920, Chris Rasmussen Oct 2018

Circus Life: Performing And Laboring Under America's Big Top Shows, 1830-1920, Chris Rasmussen

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Circus Life: Performing and Laboring under America's Big Top Shows, 1830-1920" by Micah D. Childress


Taking Flight: A History Of Birds And People In The Heart Of America, Lori Vermaas Oct 2018

Taking Flight: A History Of Birds And People In The Heart Of America, Lori Vermaas

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Taking Flight: A History of Birds and People in the Heart of America" by Michael Edmonds


Iowa And The Civil War, Volume 1, Free Child Of The Missouri Compromise, 1850-1862, William B. Feis Oct 2018

Iowa And The Civil War, Volume 1, Free Child Of The Missouri Compromise, 1850-1862, William B. Feis

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Iowa and the Civil War, volume 1, Free Child of the Missouri Compromise, 1850-1862" by Kenneth L. Lyftogt


Civil War Memories: Contesting The Past In The United States Since 1865, Sarah J. Purcell Oct 2018

Civil War Memories: Contesting The Past In The United States Since 1865, Sarah J. Purcell

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Civil War Memories: Contesting the Past in the United States since 1865" by Robert J. Cook


Populism And Imperialism: Politics, Culture, And Foreign Policy In The American West, 1890-1900, Andrew Offenburger Oct 2018

Populism And Imperialism: Politics, Culture, And Foreign Policy In The American West, 1890-1900, Andrew Offenburger

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Populism and Imperialism: Politics, Culture, and Foreign Policy in the American West, 1890-1900" by Nathan Jessen


Ku Klux Kulture: America And The Klan In The 1920s, Brent M.S. Campney Oct 2018

Ku Klux Kulture: America And The Klan In The 1920s, Brent M.S. Campney

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Ku Klux Kulture: America and the Klan in the 1920s" by Felix Harcourt


Iowa Barns Yesterday And Today, Including Silos, Corncribs, Homes, And Businesses, Sally Mcmurry Oct 2018

Iowa Barns Yesterday And Today, Including Silos, Corncribs, Homes, And Businesses, Sally Mcmurry

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Iowa Barns Yesterday and Today, Including Silos, Corncribs, Homes, and Businesses" by Karlene Kingery


The Mistaken History Of The Korean War: What We Got Wrong Then And Now, Allison Mcneese Oct 2018

The Mistaken History Of The Korean War: What We Got Wrong Then And Now, Allison Mcneese

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "The Mistaken History of the Korean War: What We Got Wrong Then and Now" Paul M. Edwards


Somos Latinas: Voices Of Wisconsin Latina Activists, Janet Weaver Oct 2018

Somos Latinas: Voices Of Wisconsin Latina Activists, Janet Weaver

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists" by Andrea-Teresa Arenas and Eloisa Gomez


How To Make A Life: A Tibetan Refugee Family And The Midwestern Woman They Adopted, Matthew Walsh Oct 2018

How To Make A Life: A Tibetan Refugee Family And The Midwestern Woman They Adopted, Matthew Walsh

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "How to Make a Life: A Tibetan Refugee Family and the Midwestern Woman They Adopted" byMadeline Uraneck


Front Matter, The Annals Of Iowa, V. 77 No. 3 Summer 2018 Jul 2018

Front Matter, The Annals Of Iowa, V. 77 No. 3 Summer 2018

The Annals of Iowa

No abstract provided.


Chipping Away At The Bedrock Of Racial Intolerance: Fort Des Moines And Black Officer Training, 1917-1918, Bernard F. Harris Jul 2018

Chipping Away At The Bedrock Of Racial Intolerance: Fort Des Moines And Black Officer Training, 1917-1918, Bernard F. Harris

The Annals of Iowa

No abstract provided.


"A Bond Of Common Womanhood Deeper Than All Racial Separateness": Race Relations At The Des Moines Young Women's Christian Association, Sarah Eikleberry Jul 2018

"A Bond Of Common Womanhood Deeper Than All Racial Separateness": Race Relations At The Des Moines Young Women's Christian Association, Sarah Eikleberry

The Annals of Iowa

No abstract provided.


The Iowa State Constitution, John Dinan Jul 2018

The Iowa State Constitution, John Dinan

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "The Iowa State Constitution" edited by Todd E. Pettys


Wisconsin And The Shaping Of American Law, Dale Yurs Jul 2018

Wisconsin And The Shaping Of American Law, Dale Yurs

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Wisconsin and the Shaping of American Law" by Joseph A. Ranney


Jews On The Frontier: Religion And Mobility In Nineteetn-Century America, Hasia R. Diner Jul 2018

Jews On The Frontier: Religion And Mobility In Nineteetn-Century America, Hasia R. Diner

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Jews on the Frontier: Religion and Mobility in Nineteetn-Century America" by Shari Rabin


Lincoln's Sense Of Humor, Mark Wahlgren Summers Jul 2018

Lincoln's Sense Of Humor, Mark Wahlgren Summers

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: "Lincoln's Sense of Humor" by Richard Carwardine


"The Infernal War": The Civil War Letters Of William And Jane Standard, J.L. Anderson Jul 2018

"The Infernal War": The Civil War Letters Of William And Jane Standard, J.L. Anderson

The Annals of Iowa

Review of: ""The Infernal War": The Civil War Letters of William and Jane Standard" edited by Timothy Mason Roberts