Volume 3 - Number 1 - April 2016

June 17 - 23, 2016

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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What's New For Teachers

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Recent Calls for Papers

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Latest from H-Net Reviews

Author: 
Deborah Kowal
Reviewer: 
Chieko Nakajima

Nakajima on Kowal, 'The China-US Partnership to Prevent Spina Bifida: The Evolution of a Landmark Epidemiological Study'


Deborah Kowal. The China-US Partnership to Prevent Spina Bifida: The Evolution of a Landmark Epidemiological Study. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2015. 256 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-2026-5; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-2027-2.

Reviewed by Chieko Nakajima (Assumption College)
Published on H-Diplo (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Guy R. Hasegawa
Reviewer: 
Allan Branstiter

Branstiter on Hasegawa, 'Mending Broken Soldiers: The Union and Confederate Programs to Supply Artificial Limbs'


Guy R. Hasegawa. Mending Broken Soldiers: The Union and Confederate Programs to Supply Artificial Limbs. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2012. 160 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8093-3130-7.

Reviewed by Allan Branstiter (University of Southern Mississippi)
Published on H-War (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Guntis Šmidchens
Reviewer: 
Mark J. Conversino

Conversino on Šmidchens, 'The Power of Song: Nonviolent National Culture in the Baltic Singing Revolution'


Guntis Šmidchens. The Power of Song: Nonviolent National Culture in the Baltic Singing Revolution. New Directions in Scandinavian Studies Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2013. x + 446 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99310-2; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-99452-9.

Reviewed by Mark J. Conversino (School of Advanced Air and Space Studies)
Published on H-War (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Frederic C. Wagner
Reviewer: 
Gregory J. W. Urwin

Urwin on Wagner, 'Strategy of Defeat at the Little Big Horn: A Military and Timing Analysis of the Battle'


Frederic C. Wagner. Strategy of Defeat at the Little Big Horn: A Military and Timing Analysis of the Battle. Jefferson: McFarland, 2014. 296 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7954-2.

Reviewed by Gregory J. W. Urwin (Temple University)
Published on H-War (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Joanna Bourke
Reviewer: 
Sara Black

Black on Bourke, 'The Story of Pain: From Prayer to Painkillers'


Joanna Bourke. The Story of Pain: From Prayer to Painkillers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. x + 396 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-968942-2.

Reviewed by Sara Black (Bryn Mawr College)
Published on H-War (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Li Chen
Reviewer: 
Dorothea Hoffman

Hoffman on Chen, 'Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics'


Li Chen. Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics. New York: Columbia University Press, 2015. 416 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17374-2.

Reviewed by Dorothea Hoffman (Appalachian State University)
Published on H-Empire (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Alan Meyer
Reviewer: 
Emily Gibson

Gibson on Meyer, 'Weekend Pilots: Technology, Masculinity, and Private Aviation in Postwar America'


Alan Meyer. Weekend Pilots: Technology, Masculinity, and Private Aviation in Postwar America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. 328 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-1858-2.

Reviewed by Emily Gibson (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Sean Seyer

Author: 
S. Scott Rohrer
Reviewer: 
Marcus Gallo

Gallo on Rohrer, 'Jacob Green’s Revolution: Radical Religion and Reform in a Revolutionary Age'


S. Scott Rohrer. Jacob Green’s Revolution: Radical Religion and Reform in a Revolutionary Age. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2014. 320 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-271-06422-2; $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-06421-5.

Reviewed by Marcus Gallo (John Carroll University)
Published on H-Pennsylvania (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Allen J. Dieterich-Ward

Author: 
Christopher F. Jones
Reviewer: 
Raechel Lutz

Lutz on Jones, 'Routes of Power: Energy and Modern America'


Christopher F. Jones. Routes of Power: Energy and Modern America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2014. 320 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-72889-9.

Reviewed by Raechel Lutz (Rutgers University)
Published on H-Energy (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Tammy Nemeth

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