PMHB, April 2010

PMHB, April 2010








Saint-Dominguan Refugees of African Descent and the Forging of Ethnic Identity in Early National Philadelphia
by John Davies

The Language of "Blight" and Easton's "Lebanese Town": Understanding a Neighborhood's Loss to Urban Renewal
by Andrea Smith and Rachel Scarpato

Notes and Documents

Blackbeard off Philadelphia: Documents Pertaining to the Campaign against the Pirates in 1717 and 1718
by Arne Bialuschewski

Book Reviews

Preston, The Texture of Contact: European and Indian Settler Communities on the Frontiers of Iroquoia, 1667-1783
by Daniel Ingram

Lindman, Bodies of Belief: Baptist Community in Early America
by Deborah Bingham Van Broekhoven

Engel, Religion and Profit: Moravians in Early America
by Jeff Bach

Olmert, Kitchens, Smokehouses, and Privies: Outbuildings and the Architecture of Daily Life in the Eighteenth-Century Mid-Atlantic
by Cynthia G. Falk

Kenny, Peacable Kingdom Lost: The Paxton Boys and the Destruction of William Penn's Holy Experiment
by Benjamin Bankhurst

Häberlein, The Practice of Pluralism: Congregational Life and Religious Diversity in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1730-1820
by Richard K. MacMaster

Tiedmann, Fingerhut, and Venables, eds., The Other Loyalists: Ordinary People, Royalism, and the Revolution in the Middle Colonies, 1763-1787
by Liam Riordan

Slauter, The State as a Work of Art: The Cultural Origins of the Constitution
by H. Robert Baker

Waldstreicher, Slavery's Constitution: From Revolution to Ratification
by Owen Williams

Smith, Music, Women, and Pianos in Antebellum Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: The Moravian Young Ladies' Seminary
by Holly M. Kent

Giesberg, Army at Home: Women and the Civil War on the Northern Home Front
by Nina Silber

Braddock, Thomas Eakins and the Cultures of Modernity
by Sarah A. Gordon

Sklar and Palmer, eds., The Selected Letters of Florence Kelley, 1869-1931
by Barbara Bair

Solomon, Louis I. Kahn's Jewish Architecture: Mikveh Israel and the Midcentury American Synagogue
by George E. Thomas

Spear, Daniel J. Flood, A Biography: The Congressional Career of an Economic Savior and Cold War Nationalist
by Kenneth C. Wolensky

Lamis, The Realignment of Pennsylvania Politics since 1960
by John J. Kennedy