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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (3): 363–364.
Published: 01 July 2004
...Charles W. Eagles American Congo: The African American Freedom Struggle in the Delta . Nan Elizabeth Woodruff . Copyright 2004 Agricultural History Society 2004 Book Reviews American Congo: The African American Freedom Struggle in the Delta. By Nan Elizabeth Woodruff. Cambridge...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 106–108.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Carlos III de Madrid The Great American Mission: Modernization and the Construction of an American World Order. By David Ekbladh. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009. 408 pp., $24.95, ISBN 978-0-691-15245-5. The Hungry World: America s Cold War Battle against Poverty in Asia. By Nick Cullather...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 641–643.
Published: 01 November 2022
...David Prior dmprior@unm.edu American Slavery, American Imperialism: US Perceptions of Global Servitude, 1870–1914 . By Catherine Armstrong . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2020 . 300 pp., $59.99 , hardback, ISBN 9781108477093 . Copyright © 2022 the Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 677–679.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Casey Walsh Farming across Borders: A Transnational History of the North American West . Edited by Sterling Evans . College Station : Texas A&M Press , 2017 . 488 pp., $65.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-62349-568-8. © 2020 Agricultural History Society 2020 Book Reviews 677...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 679–681.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Angela Jill Cooley Recipes for Respect: African American Meals and Meaning . By Rafia Zafar . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2019 . 168 pp., $24.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8203-5367-8. © 2020 Agricultural History Society 2020 Book Reviews 679 vacuum that makes...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 35–63.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Sterling Evans Abstract For nearly sixty years, roughly 1880 to 1950, before the affordability and wide-spread use of combines, grain production in the American and Canadian Great Plains was dependent on harvesting with binders. Binders cut the grain stalks and then tied them into bundles...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 April 2006
... of Agribusiness in the American 1929-1939 South, MONICA RICHMOND GISOLFI In 1929 rural sociologist Rupert Vance surveyed the southern landscape, seeing no end in sight to the cotton production that impoverished the South. In search of ways for cotton farmers to diversify, Vance noted that "whether equitable...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 112–113.
Published: 01 January 2006
... it with the more scholarly works of Armando C. Alonzo, David C. Gutierrez, David Montejano, and others close at hand. Jim Norris North Dakota State University Slavery and the American South. Edited by Winthrop D. Jordan. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2003. 216 pp., $45.00, hardback, ISBN 1-57806-581-X...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 January 2006
... University Clearing Land: Legacies York: North Point Press, 86547-649-3. of the American Farm. By Jane Brox. New 2004. 193 pp., $20.00, hardback, ISBN 978-0- This little book is the third in which Jane Brox writes of the family farm her Lebanese immigrant grandparents purchased in the Merrrimack Valley...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (4): 474–476.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Barbara Kimmelman The Roots of American Industrialization . David R. Meyer . Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society 2006 474 / AgriculturaHl istory that this was both a state and nationalstory;he situatesstate and local events in the national context and national events...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (4): 484–486.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Tiffany Ruby Patterson Howard W. Odum’s Folklore Odyssey: Transformation to Tolerance through African American Folk Studies . Lynn Moss Sanders . Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society 2006 484 / AgriculturaHl istory West.That corporate ranchingwas dependent on financialties...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (4): 415–435.
Published: 01 October 2006
...), in conjunction with the USDA and State Cooperative Extension Services, launched campaigns to educate farmers on their roles as providers of food and as budding atomic scientists. The rhetoric of these programs reinforced the notion that rural Americans contributed not only food and raw materials to the American...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 336–357.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Debra A. Reid Abstract The real and personal property that African-American farm families accumulated between the 1880s and the 1930s can tell a lot about the political consciousness of the disfranchised at the height of African-American landownership. Farm women and their families invested...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (4): 496–497.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Samuel C. Hyde, Jr. Tapping the Pines: The Naval Stores Industry in the American South . Robert B. Outland III . Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society 2006 496 / AgriculturaHl istory of politicsreshapedsocial and economic processes.The authoralso keeps climate change in focus so...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Peter Kolchin The Claims of Kinfolk: African American Property and Community in the Nineteenth-Century South . Dylan C. Penningroth . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 112 / Agricultural History memory. "A Personal History of Memory," by Robert R. Archibald advocates...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 April 2005
...C. Clare Hinrichs The Curse of American Agricultural Abundance: A Sustainable Solution . Willard W. Cochrane . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 230 / Agricultural History Goldbergers War makes heavy use of highly personal archival material, in? cluding Goldberger's...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 236–238.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Timothy Silver Down to Earth: Nature’s Role in American History . Ted Steinberg . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 236 / Agricultural History In the past generation or so, historians have expanded the range of the po? litical to include virtually every feature of human...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 January 2005
...C. Fred Williams Profiting from the Plains: The Great Northern Railway and Corporate Development of the American West . Claire Strom . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 Book Reviews / 109 that growers, having created a wine glut in the state, will next seek economic...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 239–241.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Hal S. Barron American Country Life: A Legacy . Gene Wunderlich . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 Book Reviews / 239 The contributors do not appear to have read each others' essays. While the editors are to be commended for including scholars from various disciplines...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (3): 289–316.
Published: 01 July 2004
...Scott J. Peters; Paul A. Morgan Abstract Theodore Roosevelt charged his 1908 Country Life Commission with looking into the deficiencies of agriculture and country life and the means by which they might be remedied. Though some scholars have judged it a positive milestone in American agricultural...