Book reviewed in this article:

Nameless Towns: Texas Sawmill Communities, 1880–1942, by Thad Sitton and James H. Conrad.

Farming the Cutover: A Social History of Wisconsin, 1900–1940, by Robert Gough. Lawrence

Shaping the Sierra: Nature, Culture, and Conflict in the Changing West, by Timothy P. Duane.

Long Time Coming: Racial Inequality in the Nonmetropolitan South, 1940–1990, by Mark A. Fossett and M. Therese Seibert.

Women and Agribusiness: Working Miracles in the Chilean Fruit Export Sector, by Stephanie Barrientos, Anna Bee, Ann Matear, and Isabel Vogel.

To Die in This Way: Nicaraguan Indians and the Myth of Mestizaje, 1880–1965, by Jeffrey L. Gould.

Choices and Chances: Sociology for Everyday Life, by Lorne Tepperman and Angela Djao.