Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2016 Searching for Esther; Finding MyselfAuschwitz Jewish Alumni Center Journal. 34-38.
2016 The King's Evil and the Royal Touch: The Medical History of ScrofulaInternational Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 713-716.
2013 Collaborating to Kill: Vichy and the Mouvement Social Revolutionnaire in the Assassination of Marx DormoyH-France Salon.
2013 Terrorism and the Hard Edge of the Extreme Right in FranceH-France Salon.
2006 Murder in the Metro: Mysterious Death Leads to Scholarly Work on Gender and Fascism in 1937 FranceQuest. 19-23.
2006 The Faux Pas of a Vert-Galant: The Historiography of Henry IV's Military LeadershipProceedings of the Western Society for French History. 79-94.
2003 "Murder in the Metro": Masking and Unmasking Laeitia Toureax in 1930s FranceFrench Cultural Studies XIV. 53-80.
2002 Society and Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Europe - Review EssayJournal of Urban History. 360-368.
1997 Engendering the Wars of Religion: Female Agency During the Catholic League in DijonFrench Historical Studies. 127-154.
1996 Confederates and Rivals: Picard Urban Alliances During the Catholic League, 1588-1594Canadian Journal of History. 359-376.
1996 Steele Mad After All These Years: Remington Steele's Laura Holt and Women's Rage on 1980's TelevisionStudies in Popular Culture. 19-36.
1993 Urban Identity and Transitional Politics: The Transformation of Political Allegiance Inside Amiens Before and After the City's 1594 Capitulation to Henry IVProceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Western Society for French History. 53-61.
1990 Ceremonial Reconciliation: Henry IV's Royal Entry into AbbevilleProceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Western Society for French History. 96-105.
1990 Henry IV et les VillesLe Roi et la Reconstruction du Royaume. 195-205.


Year Title
2010 Murder in the Metro: Laetitia Toureaux and the Cagoule in 1930s France.  Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press.
1999 Henry IV and the Towns: The Pursuit of Legitimacy in French Urban Society.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Year Title
2018 Nazi Medicine, Tuberculosis and GenocideTuberculosis and War: Lessons Learned From World War II. Basel: Karger Publishers.
2015 Lighting the Fuse: Terrorism as Violent Political Discourse in Interwar FranceIn Political Violence and Democracy in Western Europe, 1914-1940. Palgrave.
2011 Murder in the MetroThe Mammoth Book of Undercover Cops. Constable and Robinson.
1992 Absolutism and Municipal Autonomy: Henry IV and the 1602 Pancarte Revolt in LimogesSociety and Institutions in Early Modern France. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press.

Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in History, Emory University 1991
  • B.A. in History, Westhampton College, University of Richmond 1981
  • Full Name

  • Stephanie Finley-Croswhite