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Author: 
Yixian Sun
Reviewer: 
Weiwei Luo

Luo on Sun, 'Certifying China: The Rise and Limits of Transnational Sustainability Governance in Emerging Economies'

Yixian Sun. Certifying China: The Rise and Limits of Transnational Sustainability Governance in Emerging Economies. Earth System Governance. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2022. 276 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-262-54369-9

Author: 
Josiah Rector
Reviewer: 
Carmen Bolt

Bolt on Rector, 'Toxic Debt: An Environmental Justice History of Detroit'

Josiah Rector. Toxic Debt: An Environmental Justice History of Detroit. Justice, Power, and Politics. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2022. 332 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-6575-7; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-6576-4

Author: 
Michael Welsh
Reviewer: 
Eytan Pol

Pol on Welsh, 'Big Bend National Park: Mexico, the United States, and a Borderland Ecosystem'

Michael Welsh. Big Bend National Park: Mexico, the United States, and a Borderland Ecosystem. America's National Parks Series. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2021. Illustrations. 288 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-948908-82-5.

Reviewed by Eytan Pol (Texas Tech University) Published on H-Environment (January, 2023) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
David L. Shrier, Alex Pentland, eds.
Reviewer: 
Santiago Mandirola

Mandirola on Shrier and Pentland, 'Global Fintech: Financial Innovation in the Connected World'

David L. Shrier, Alex Pentland, eds. Global Fintech: Financial Innovation in the Connected World. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2022. viii + 323 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-262-54366-8

Author: 
Kathleen Elizabeth Diffley
Reviewer: 
Evan C. Rothera

Rothera on Diffley, 'The Fateful Lightning: Civil War Stories and the Magazine Marketplace, 1861-1876'

Kathleen Elizabeth Diffley. The Fateful Lightning: Civil War Stories and the Magazine Marketplace, 1861-1876. Print Culture in the South Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2021. 268 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-6065-2

Author: 
Ryan Lee Cartwright
Reviewer: 
Will Rogers

Rogers on Cartwright, 'Peculiar Places: A Queer Crip History of White Rural Nonconformity'

Ryan Lee Cartwright. Peculiar Places: A Queer Crip History of White Rural Nonconformity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2021. 272 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-69688-1; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-69691-1.

Reviewed by Will Rogers (University of Louisiana, Munroe) Published on H-Disability (January, 2023) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Andrew Goss, ed.
Reviewer: 
Sarah Qidwai

Qidwai on Goss, 'The Routledge Handbook of Science and Empire'

Andrew Goss, ed. The Routledge Handbook of Science and Empire. London: Routledge, 2021. Illustrations. 324 pp. $52.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-429-27336-0; $270.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-367-22125-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Qidwai (University of Regensburg) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (January, 2023) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

Author: 
David Arnold
Reviewer: 
Archana Venkatesh

Venkatesh on Arnold, 'Pandemic India: From Cholera to Covid-19'

David Arnold. Pandemic India: From Cholera to Covid-19. New York: Oxford University Press, 2022. 288 pp. $50.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-19-767455-0; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-765962-5.

Reviewed by Archana Venkatesh (Clemson University) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (January, 2023) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

Author: 
Alicia M. Boswell, Kyle A. Knabb, eds.
Reviewer: 
Philip Gooding

Gooding on Boswell and Knabb, 'Life at the Margins of the State: Comparative Landscapes from the Old and New Worlds'

Alicia M. Boswell, Kyle A. Knabb, eds. Life at the Margins of the State: Comparative Landscapes from the Old and New Worlds. Denver: University Press of Colorado, 2022. Illustrations. ix + 250 pp. $67.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-64642-294-4

Author: 
Molly Pucci
Reviewer: 
Robert E. Blobaum

Blobaum on Pucci, 'Security Empire: The Secret Police in Communist Eastern Europe'

Molly Pucci. Security Empire: The Secret Police in Communist Eastern Europe. Yale-Hoover Series on Authoritarian Regimes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2020. xiv + 378 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-24257-7

Author: 
José Lingna Nafafé
Reviewer: 
Miguel Valerio

Valerio on Lingna Nafafé, 'Lourenco da Silva Mendonca and the Black Atlantic Abolitionist Movement in the Seventeenth Century'

José Lingna Nafafé. Lourenco da Silva Mendonca and the Black Atlantic Abolitionist Movement in the Seventeenth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 377 pp. $59.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-83823-8.

Reviewed by Miguel Valerio (Washington University) Published on H-LatAm (January, 2023) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Nicole Iturriaga
Reviewer: 
Katherine Hite

Hite on Iturriaga, 'Exhuming Violent Histories: Forensics, Memory, and Rewriting Spain’s Past'

Nicole Iturriaga. Exhuming Violent Histories: Forensics, Memory, and Rewriting Spain’s Past. New York: Columbia University Press, 2022. xv + 234 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-20112-4; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-20113-1

Author: 
Derek Turner
Reviewer: 
Tobias Hrynick

Hrynick on Turner, 'Edge of England: Landfall in Lincolnshire'

Derek Turner. Edge of England: Landfall in Lincolnshire. London: Hurst, 2022. Illustrations. xxi + 446 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78738-698-3

Reviewed by Tobias Hrynick (Fordham University) Published on H-Environment (January, 2023) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Kira Thurman
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Zima

Zima on Thurman, 'Singing Like Germans: Black Musicians in the Land of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms'

Kira Thurman. Singing Like Germans: Black Musicians in the Land of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. 368 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-5984-0

Reviewed by Jeremy Zima (Wisconsin Lutheran College) Published on H-German (January, 2023) Commissioned by Matthew Unangst (SUNY Oneonta)

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