PMHB, April 2012

PMHB, April 2012








Front Matter


Franklin's Turn: Imperial Politics and the Coming of the American Revolution
by Christopher Pearl

Forgetting Freedom: White Anxiety, Black Presence, and Gradual Abolition in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, 1780–1838
by Michael B. McCoy

Damon and Pythias Reconsidered
by John Morrison McLarnon III and G. Terry Madonna

Book Reviews

Drake, The Nation's Nature: How Continental Presumptions Gave Rise to the United States of America
by John R. Gillis

Beneke and Grenda, eds., The First Prejudice: Religious Tolerance and Intolerance in Early America
by Janet Moore Lindman

Proud, ed., John Woolman and the Affairs of Truth: The Journalist's Essays, Epistles, and Ephemera
by David L. Crosby

Ponder, American Independence: From "Common Sense" to the "Declaration"
by Patrick Loebs

Harsanyi, Lessons from America: Liberal French Nobles in Exile, 1793–1798
by Matthew Rainbow Hale

Cotlar, Tom Paine's America: The Rise and Fall of Transatlantic Radicalism in the Early Republic
by Philipp Ziesche

Dennis, Seneca Possessed: Indians, Witchcraft, and Power in the Early American Republic
by John Parmenter

Gallagher, The Union War
by Timothy J. Orr

Orr, ed., Last to Leave the Field: The Life and Letters of First Sergeant Ambrose Henry Hayward, 28th Pennsylvania Volunteers
by Daniel N. Rolph

Saylor, Soldiers to Governors: Pennsylvania's Civil War Veterans Who Became State Leaders
by J. Adams Rogers

McMurry and Van Dolsen, eds., Architecture and Landscape of the Pennsylvania Germans, 1720–1920
by Charles Bergengren

Bamberg, Chatham Village: Pittsburgh's Garden City
by John F. Bauman

Ryan, AFSCME's Philadelphia Story: Municipal Workers and Urban Power in the Twentieth Century
by John Hinshaw