Southwestern Historical Quarterly: Vol. CXXIII, No. 3, January 2020

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Southwestern Historical Quarterly

Published since 1897, Southwestern Historical Quarterly is the oldest continuously published scholarly journal in Texas, bringing the latest research in Texas history to a wide audience of history lovers and scholars. The Quarterly also regularly publishes edited and annotated historical documents.


Political Hippies and Hip Politicos: Counterculture Alliance and Cultural Radicalism in 1960s Austin, Texas
By John A. Moretta

Taming the East Texas “Black Giant”: Ernest O. Thompson and Illusions of Independence, 1930–1935
By Matthew Ware Coulter

“A Chicken for Breakfast at the Expense of Mr. Rebel”: The Journal of Sergeant Nelson Howard, Company E, 13th Maine Infantry on the Texas Coast, 1863–1864
By Jerry Thompson

Book Reviews

Native Southerners: Indigenous History from Origins to Removal by Gregory D. Smithers
By F. Todd Smith

Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500–1850 by Cameron B. Strang
By Kelly Hopkins

To the Vast and Beautiful Land: Anglo Migration into Spanish Louisiana and Texas, 1760s–1820s by Light Townsend Cummins
By Bradley Folsom

The Civil War on the Rio Grande, 1846–1876 ed. by Roseann Bacha-Garza, Christopher L. Miller, and Russell K. Skowronek
By Robert Wooster

An East Texas Family's Civil War: The Letters of Nancy and William Whatley, May–December 1862 ed. by John T. Whatley
By William C. Yancey

Confederate Generals in the Trans-Mississippi: Essays on America's Civil War, Volume 3 ed. by Lawrence Lee Hewitt and Thomas E. Schott
By Christopher Bean

Comanche Jack Stilwell: Army Scout and Plainsman by Clint E. Chambers and Paul H. Carlson
By Thomas A. Britten

Red Meat Republic: A Hoof-to-Table History of How Beef Changed America by Joshua Specht
By Michael D. Wise

The American West and the World: Transnational and Comparative Perspectives by Janne Lahti
By Jason E. Pierce

The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America by Greg Grandin
By Mark A. Goldberg

Western Art, Western History: Collected Essays by Ron Tyler
By Brian W. Dippie

Eanger Irving Couse: The Life and Times of an American Artist, 1866–1936 by Virginia Couse Leavitt
By J. P. Bryan

O'Neil Ford on Architecture ed. by Kathryn E. O'Rourke
By W. Dwayne Jones

Rivers of Light: The Life of Claire Myers Owens by Miriam Kalman Friedman
By Kathryn Hamilton Warren

Chicano Communists and the Struggle for Social Justice by Enrique M. Buelna
By Joel Zapata

Dismembered: Native Disenrollment and the Battle for Human Rights by David E. Wilkins and Shelly Hulse Wilkins
By Jeffrey Shepherd

Pueblo Sovereignty: Indian Land and Water in New Mexico and Texas by Malcolm Ebright and Rick Hendricks
By Flannery Burke

Forging Arizona: A History of the Peralta Land Grant and Racial Identity in the West by Anita Huizar-Hernández
By Tim Bowman

Land of Nuclear Enchantment: A New Mexican History of the Nuclear Weapons Industry by Lucie Genay
By Julie A. Cohn

In the Shadow of the Chinatis: A History of Pinto Canyon in the Big Bend by David W. Keller
By Kathleen Shafer

Published: January 2020