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Author: 
Christos Lynteris, Nicholas H. A. Evans, eds.
Reviewer: 
Rachel Podd

Podd on Lynteris and Evans, 'Histories of Post-Mortem Contagion: Infectious Corpses and Contested Burials'


Christos Lynteris, Nicholas H. A. Evans, eds. Histories of Post-Mortem Contagion: Infectious Corpses and Contested Burials. Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Modern History Series. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 230 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-319-62928-5.

Author: 
Roland Clark
Reviewer: 
Cosmin Sebastian Cercel

Cercel on Clark, 'Holy Legionary Youth: Fascist Activism in Interwar Romania'


Roland Clark. Holy Legionary Youth: Fascist Activism in Interwar Romania. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 288 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5368-7.

Reviewed by Cosmin Sebastian Cercel (University of Nottingham)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Author: 
Samira K. Mehta
Reviewer: 
Keren R. McGinity

McGinity on Mehta, 'Beyond Chrismukkah: The Christian-Jewish Interfaith Family in the United States'


Samira K. Mehta. Beyond Chrismukkah: The Christian-Jewish Interfaith Family in the United States. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 274 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3635-1; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3636-8.

Author: 
Elidor Mëhilli
Reviewer: 
Orel Beilinson

Beilinson on Mëhilli, 'From Stalin to Mao: Albania and the Socialist World'


Elidor Mëhilli. From Stalin to Mao: Albania and the Socialist World. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017. 346 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1415-3.

Reviewed by Orel Beilinson (Tel Aviv University)
Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

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Author: 
Ian Talbot, Tahir Kamran
Reviewer: 
Shalini Sharma

Sharma on Talbot and Kamran, 'Colonial Lahore: A History of the City and Beyond'


Ian Talbot, Tahir Kamran. Colonial Lahore: A History of the City and Beyond. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 256 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-064293-8.

Reviewed by Shalini Sharma (Keele University)
Published on H-Empire (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Borbála Zsuzsanna Török
Reviewer: 
Andrew Behrendt

Behrendt on Török, 'Exploring Transylvania: Geographies of Knowledge and Entangled Histories in a Multiethnic Province, 1790-1918'


Borbála Zsuzsanna Török. Exploring Transylvania: Geographies of Knowledge and Entangled Histories in a Multiethnic Province, 1790-1918. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2015. 286 pp. $142.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-30304-1; $142.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-30305-8.

Reviewed by Andrew Behrendt (University of Pittsburgh)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Krisztina K. Lajosi-Moore (University of Amsterdam)

Author: 
Seth L. Sanders
Reviewer: 
Uri Gabbay

Gabbay on Sanders, 'From Adapa to Enoch: Scribal Culture and Religious Vision in Judea and Babylon'


Seth L. Sanders. From Adapa to Enoch: Scribal Culture and Religious Vision in Judea and Babylon. Texts and Studies in Ancient Judaism Series. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2017. xiv + 280 pp. $194.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-16-154456-9.

Reviewed by Uri Gabbay (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Published on H-Judaic (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Kristin Reynolds, Nevin Cohen
Reviewer: 
Robert Gioielli

Gioielli on Reynolds and Cohen, 'Beyond the Kale: Urban Agriculture and Social Justice Activism in New York City'


Kristin Reynolds, Nevin Cohen. Beyond the Kale: Urban Agriculture and Social Justice Activism in New York City. Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. 216 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-4950-3; $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4949-7.

Reviewed by Robert Gioielli (University of Cincinnati)
Published on H-Environment (April, 2018)
Commissioned by David T. Benac (Western Michigan University)

Author: 
Cheri Register
Reviewer: 
Molly Rozum

Rozum on Register, 'The Big Marsh: The Story of a Lost Landscape'


Cheri Register. The Big Marsh: The Story of a Lost Landscape. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2016. Illustrations. 288 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87351-995-3.

Reviewed by Molly Rozum (University of South Dakota)
Published on H-Environment (April, 2018)
Commissioned by David T. Benac (Western Michigan University)

Author: 
Camille Bégin
Reviewer: 
Megan Elias

Elias on Bégin, 'Taste of the Nation: The New Deal Search for America's Food'


Camille Bégin. Taste of the Nation: The New Deal Search for America's Food. Studies in Sensory History Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. 240 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08170-5; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04025-2.

Reviewed by Megan Elias (Boston University)
Published on H-FedHist (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Melvin Yazawa
Reviewer: 
Kevin Butterfield

Butterfield on Yazawa, 'Contested Conventions: The Struggle to Establish the Constitution and Save the Union, 1787-1789'


Melvin Yazawa. Contested Conventions: The Struggle to Establish the Constitution and Save the Union, 1787-1789. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. 312 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2026-4.

Reviewed by Kevin Butterfield (University of Oklahoma)
Published on H-Early-America (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers (Middle Tennessee State University)

Author: 
Chris Ogden
Reviewer: 
David Buck

Buck on Ogden, 'China and India: Asia's Emergent Great Powers'


Chris Ogden. China and India: Asia's Emergent Great Powers. Cambridge: Polity, 2017. ix + 213 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7456-8987-6.

Reviewed by David Buck (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Sumit Ganguly, William R. Thompson
Reviewer: 
Roger Jeffery

Jeffery on Ganguly and Thompson, 'Ascending India and Its State Capacity: Extraction, Violence, and Legitimacy'


Sumit Ganguly, William R. Thompson. Ascending India and Its State Capacity: Extraction, Violence, and Legitimacy. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. 352 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21592-2.

Reviewed by Roger Jeffery (University of Edinburgh)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Christoph Rosenmüller, ed.
Reviewer: 
Álvaro Caso Bello

Caso Bello on Rosenmüller, 'Corruption in the Iberian Empires: Greed, Custom, and Colonial Networks'


Christoph Rosenmüller, ed. Corruption in the Iberian Empires: Greed, Custom, and Colonial Networks. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 240 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-5825-7.

Reviewed by Álvaro Caso Bello (Johns Hopkins University)
Published on H-LatAm (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Norma Bouchard, Valerio Ferme
Reviewer: 
Nick Dines

Dines on Bouchard and Ferme, 'Italy and the Mediterranen: Words, Sounds, and Images of the Post-Cold War Era'


Norma Bouchard, Valerio Ferme. Italy and the Mediterranen: Words, Sounds, and Images of the Post-Cold War Era. Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, 2013. 319 pp. $84.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-34345-1.

Reviewed by Nick Dines (Roma Tre University)
Published on H-SAE (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik (Cardiff University)

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