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Telling Our Stories: Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum By Mississippi Department of Archives and History Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2017. Acknowledgments, foreword, introduction, illustrations, index. 200 pages (approx.), $25.00 cloth. ISBN: 9781496813480.

A Chance for Change: Head Start and Mississippi’s Black Freedom Struggle. By Crystal R. Sanders. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. Acknowledgements, illustrations, map, notes, bibl., index. Pp. xi, 266. $27.95 paper. ISBN: 978-1-4696- 2780-9.)

Brown v. Board and the Transformation of American Culture: Education and the South in the Age of Desegregation. By Ben Keppel. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016. Acknowledgements, notes, index. Pp. vii, 215. $45.00 cloth. ISBN: 978-0- 8071-6132-6.)

Joe T. Patterson and the White South’s Dilemma: Evolving Resistance to Black Advancement. By Robert E. Luckett, Jr. (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2015. Acknowledgements, notes, bibliography, index. Pp. ix, 274. $65 hardback. ISBN: 9781496802699.)

Southern Water, Southern Power: How the Politics of Cheap Energy and Water Scarcity Shaped a Region. By Christopher J. Manganiello. (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2015. Acknowledgements, illustrations , maps, notes, bibliography, index. Pp ix, 306. $39.95 cloth, $27.95 paper. ISB: 9781469620053.)

The Limits of Loyalty: Ordinary People in Civil War Mississippi. By Jarret Ruminski. (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2017. ISBN: 9781496813961.)