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Author: 
Thomas C. Rust
Reviewer: 
Brian Wright

Wright on Rust, 'Watching over Yellowstone: The US Army's Experience in America's First National Park, 1886–1918'

Thomas C. Rust. Watching over Yellowstone: The US Army's Experience in America's First National Park, 1886–1918. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2020. Illustrations. 280 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2961-9; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2940-4. 

Author: 
Lisa Blaydes
Reviewer: 
Amir Taha

Taha on Blaydes, 'State of Repression: Iraq under Saddam Hussein'

Lisa Blaydes. State of Repression: Iraq under Saddam Hussein. Princeton University Press, 2018. xix + 354 pages. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-18027-4

Reviewed by Amir Taha (University of Amsterdam) Published on H-Genocide (November, 2020) Commissioned by Ugur Ümit Üngör (NIOD: Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies)

Author: 
Mary A. Decredico
Reviewer: 
Robert Kenzer

Kenzer on Decredico, 'Confederate Citadel: Richmond and Its People at War'

Mary A. Decredico. Confederate Citadel: Richmond and Its People at War. New Directions In Southern History Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2020. Illustrations. 224 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7925-4

Reviewed by Robert Kenzer (University of Richmond) Published on H-CivWar (November, 2020) Commissioned by G. David Schieffler (Crowder College)

Author: 
Isabel Story
Reviewer: 
Clare Ibarra

Ibarra on Story, 'Soviet Influence on Cuban Culture, 1961-1987: When the Soviets Came to Stay'

Isabel Story. Soviet Influence on Cuban Culture, 1961-1987: When the Soviets Came to Stay. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2019. xiii + 231 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4985-8011-3

Reviewed by Clare Ibarra (University of California, Berkeley) Published on H-Russia (November, 2020) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

Author: 
Alberto Harambour
Reviewer: 
Hannah Greenwald

Greenwald on Alberto Harambour, 'Soberanías fronterizas: Estados y capital en la colonización de Patagonia (Argentina y Chile, 1830-1922)'

Alberto Harambour. Soberanías fronterizas: Estados y capital en la colonización de Patagonia (Argentina y Chile, 1830-1922). Valdivia: Ediciones Universidad Austral de Chile, 2019. 328 pp. $11.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-956-390-090-3.

Reviewed by Hannah Greenwald (Yale University) Published on H-Borderlands (November, 2020) Commissioned by Maria de los Angeles Picone (Boston College)

Author: 
Evan Maina Mwangi
Reviewer: 
Nganga Wahu-Mũchiri

Wahu-Mũchiri on Mwangi, 'The Postcolonial Animal: African Literature and Posthuman Ethics'

Evan Maina Mwangi. The Postcolonial Animal: African Literature and Posthuman Ethics. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019. 286 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-05419-0.

Reviewed by Nganga Wahu-Mũchiri (University of Nebraska-Lincoln) Published on H-Africa (November, 2020) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Author: 
Catherine E. Clark
Reviewer: 
Patricia Goldsworthy

Goldsworthy on Clark, 'Paris and the Cliché of History: The City and Photographs, 1860-1970'

Catherine E. Clark. Paris and the Cliché of History: The City and Photographs, 1860-1970. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Illustrations. 328 pp. $78.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-068164-7.

Reviewed by Patricia Goldsworthy (Western Oregon University) Published on H-Urban (November, 2020) Commissioned by Alexander Vari (Marywood University)

Author: 
Anand Vivek Taneja
Reviewer: 
Gijs Kruijtzer

Kruijtzer on Taneja, 'Jinnealogy: Time, Islam, and Ecological Thought in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi'

Anand Vivek Taneja. Jinnealogy: Time, Islam, and Ecological Thought in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi. South Asia in Motion Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 336 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0393-6; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0179-6. 

Author: 
Michael R. Sheehy, Klaus-Dieter Mathes, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jay L. Garfield

Garfield on Sheehy and Mathes, 'The Other Emptiness: Rethinking the Zhentong Buddhist Discourse in Tibet'

Michael R. Sheehy, Klaus-Dieter Mathes, eds. The Other Emptiness: Rethinking the Zhentong Buddhist Discourse in Tibet. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2019. 448 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-7757-2

Author: 
Irena R. Makaryk
Reviewer: 
Juliette Milbach

Milbach on Makaryk, 'April in Paris: Theatricality, Modernism, and Politics at the 1925 Art Deco Expo'

Irena R. Makaryk. April in Paris: Theatricality, Modernism, and Politics at the 1925 Art Deco Expo. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2018. Illustrations. 328 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4875-0372-7

Reviewed by Juliette Milbach (École des hautes études en sciences sociales) Published on H-SHERA (November, 2020) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (University of Calgary)

Author: 
Matthew Oyos
Reviewer: 
Ryan Wadle

Wadle on Oyos, 'In Command: Theodore Roosevelt and the American Military'

Matthew Oyos. In Command: Theodore Roosevelt and the American Military. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 456 pp. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61234-967-1.

Reviewed by Ryan Wadle (Air University) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55198

Author: 
Noah Coburn
Reviewer: 
Titus Firmin

Firmin on Coburn, 'Under Contract: The Invisible Workers of America's Global War'

Noah Coburn. Under Contract: The Invisible Workers of America's Global War. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 408 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0536-7.

Reviewed by Titus Firmin (University of Kansas) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54139

Author: 
Beverly Lemire
Reviewer: 
Jared Poley

Poley on Lemire, 'Global Trade and the Transformation of Consumer Cultures: The Material World Remade, c.1500-1820'

Beverly Lemire. Global Trade and the Transformation of Consumer Cultures: The Material World Remade, c.1500-1820. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 352 pp. $89.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-19256-9

Reviewed by Jared Poley (Georgia State University) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Eitan P. Fishbane
Reviewer: 
Mark Verman

Verman on Fishbane, 'The Art of Mystical Narrative: A Poetics of the Zohar'

Eitan P. Fishbane. The Art of Mystical Narrative: A Poetics of the Zohar. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. xiii + 520 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-994863-5

Reviewed by Mark Verman (Wright State University) Published on H-Judaic (November, 2020) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Jagiellonian University)

Author: 
Paul J. Magnarella
Reviewer: 
Adam Ewing

Ewing on Magnarella, 'Black Panther in Exile: The Pete O'Neal Story'

Paul J. Magnarella. Black Panther in Exile: The Pete O'Neal Story. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2020. 282 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6639-4.

Reviewed by Adam Ewing (Virginia Commonwealth University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55366

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