Book Review Archives

New Releases—Nonfiction

New Releases—Nonfiction

A Sweet Strangeness Thrills My Heart: The Journals of Sallie Independence Foster, 1861-1887 by Dolores Hydock and Bobby Horton. $20, 2-CD set.

Airman's Odyssey by James D. Lawrence, Deeds Publishing, 2011. $24.95, paper. $9.99, eBook.

American Veterans: Their Stories of Service and Valor by James D. Lawrence, Deeds Publishing, 2013. $21.95, paper.

Dog Days: A Life in the Year of a Dog Named Pinot by Jim Noles, Pine Ivy Books, 2013. $2.99, eBook.

Diamonds in the Rough: A History of Alabama's Cahaba Coal Field by James Sanders Day, The University of Alabama Press, 2013. $49.95, hardcover; $49.95, eBook.

Dixie Redux: Essays in Honor of Southern Historian Sheldon Hackney edited by Raymond Arsenault and Vernon Burton, NewSouth Books, 2013. $35, hardcover; $9.99, eBook.

Emigration to Liberia: From the Chattahoochee Valley of Georgia and Alabama, 1853-1903 by Matthew McDaniel, NewSouth Books, 2013. $15.95, paper; $9.99, eBook.

Eugene Bullard: World's First Black Fighter Pilot by Larry Greenly, NewSouth Books, 2013. $19.95, hardcover, $9.99, eBook.

I Talk Slower Than I Think: An Antidote to Helicopter Parenting by C. D. Bonner, 2012. $14.99, paper. $2.99, eBook.

Laboratory of Learning: HBCU Laboratory Schools and Alabama State College Lab High in the Era of Jim Crow by Sharon Pierson, Peter Lang Publishing, 2013. $42.95, paper.

Lost Birmingham by Beverly Crider, History Press, 2013. $19.99, paper; $9.99, eBook.

Offensive Conduct: My Life on the Line by John “Hog” Hannah and Tom Hale, Triumph Books, 2013. $26.95, hardcover; $13.99, eBook.

Respectable and Disreputable: Leisure Time in Antebellum Montgomery, Alabama by Jeffrey Benton, NewSouth Books, 2013. $21.95, paper; $9.99, eBook.

The Irony of the Solid South: Democrats, Republicans, and Race, 1865-1944 by Glenn Feldman, University of Alabama Press, 2013. $49.95, hardcover; $29.99, eBook.