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Author: 
Manlio Graziano
Reviewer: 
Alexander Sager

Sager on Graziano, 'What Is a Border?'

Manlio Graziano. What Is a Border? Stanford: Stanford Briefs, 2018. 101 pp. $12.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0539-8.

Reviewed by Alexander Sager (Portland State University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Elizabeth Guffey
Reviewer: 
Shu Wan

Wan on Guffey, 'Designing Disability: Symbols, Space and Society'

Elizabeth Guffey. Designing Disability: Symbols, Space and Society. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018. Illustrations. 240 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-00427-6; $88.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-00428-3.

Reviewed by Shu Wan (University of Iowa) Published on H-Disability (November, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Paola Bianchi, Karin Elizabeth Wolfe, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sarah Goldsmith

Goldsmith on Bianchi and Wolfe, 'Turin and the British in the Age of the Grand Tour'

Paola Bianchi, Karin Elizabeth Wolfe, eds. Turin and the British in the Age of the Grand Tour. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 514 pp. $135.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-14770-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Goldsmith (University of Leicester) Published on H-Travel (November, 2018) Commissioned by Evan Ward (Brigham Young University)

Author: 
Doug Hunter
Reviewer: 
Christopher Bilodeau

Bilodeau on Hunter, 'The Place of Stone: Dighton Rock and the Erasure of America's Indigenous Past'

Doug Hunter. The Place of Stone: Dighton Rock and the Erasure of America's Indigenous Past. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 344 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3440-1.

Reviewed by Christopher Bilodeau (Dickinson College) Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2018) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
John Robert Greene
Reviewer: 
Robert Dienesch

Dienesch on Greene, 'I Like Ike: The Presidential Election of 1952'

John Robert Greene. I Like Ike: The Presidential Election of 1952. American Presidential Elections Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2017. Illustrations. 224 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2405-8; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2404-1.

Reviewed by Robert Dienesch (University of Windsor) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Jon Simons, John Louis Lucaites, eds.
Reviewer: 
Drew McKevitt

McKevitt on Simons and Lucaites, 'In/visible War: The Culture of War in Twenty-First-Century America'

Jon Simons, John Louis Lucaites, eds. In/visible War: The Culture of War in Twenty-First-Century America. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2017. 278 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-8537-6.

Reviewed by Drew McKevitt (Louisiana Tech) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52485

Author: 
Sarah Gristwood
Reviewer: 
Nikki Shepardson

Shepardson on Gristwood, 'Game of Queens: The Women Who Made Sixteenth-Century Europe'

Sarah Gristwood. Game of Queens: The Women Who Made Sixteenth-Century Europe. New York: Basic Books, 2016. Illustrations. 400 pp. $28.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-09678-7.

Reviewed by Nikki Shepardson (Rider University) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Michael Mann
Reviewer: 
Eugenia M. Palmegiano

Palmegiano on Mann, 'Wiring the Nation: Telecommunication, Newspaper-Reportage, and Nation-Building in British India 1850–1930'

Michael Mann. Wiring the Nation: Telecommunication, Newspaper-Reportage, and Nation-Building in British India 1850–1930. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xxii + 298 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-947217-8.

Reviewed by Eugenia M. Palmegiano (St. Peter's University) Published on Jhistory (November, 2018) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Author: 
Ralph Matthew Leck
Reviewer: 
Harry Oosterhuis

Oosterhuis on Leck, 'Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science'

Ralph Matthew Leck. Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. 304 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04000-9.

Reviewed by Harry Oosterhuis (Maastricht University) Published on H-Ideas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
Harriett Denise Joseph
Reviewer: 
Ian A. Lee

Lee on Joseph, 'From Santa Anna to Selena: Notable Mexicanos and Tejanos in Texas History since 1821'

Harriett Denise Joseph. From Santa Anna to Selena: Notable Mexicanos and Tejanos in Texas History since 1821. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2018. Illustrations. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-715-9.

Reviewed by Ian A. Lee (University of Texas at El Paso) Published on H-Texas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Linda Powell (Amarillo College and Wayland Baptist University)

Author: 
Amy Werbel
Reviewer: 
Kimberley Reilly

Reilly on Werbel, 'Lust on Trial: Censorship and the Rise of American Obscenity in the Age of Anthony Comstock'

Amy Werbel. Lust on Trial: Censorship and the Rise of American Obscenity in the Age of Anthony Comstock. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. xii + 391 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17522-7.

Reviewed by Kimberley Reilly (University of Wisconsin-Green Bay) Published on H-SHGAPE (November, 2018) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Adrian Miller
Reviewer: 
Julia C. Ehrhardt

Ehrhardt on Miller, 'The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas'

Adrian Miller. The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 296 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3253-7.

Reviewed by Julia C. Ehrhardt (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-FedHist (November, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Irene O'Daly
Reviewer: 
John Hosler

Hosler on O'Daly, 'John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance'

Irene O'Daly. John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018. x + 244 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5261-0949-1.

Reviewed by John Hosler (Command and General Staff College) Published on H-Italy (November, 2018) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Thomas Rist, ed.
Reviewer: 
Rena Bood

Bood on Rist, 'The Spanish Tragedy: A Critical Reader'

Thomas Rist, ed. The Spanish Tragedy: A Critical Reader. London: Bloomsbury, 2016. 320 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4725-2895-7.

Reviewed by Rena Bood (Universiteit van Amsterdam) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2018) Commissioned by Krisztina K. Lajosi-Moore (University of Amsterdam)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53347

Author: 
Thomas M. Bolin
Reviewer: 
Jason Kalman

Kalman on Bolin, 'Ecclesiastes and the Riddle of Authorship'

Thomas M. Bolin. Ecclesiastes and the Riddle of Authorship. BibleWorld Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 156 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84553-073-0.

Reviewed by Jason Kalman (Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion) Published on H-Judaic (November, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

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