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Author: 
Ferenc Rákóczi II
Reviewer: 
Charles Ingrao

Ingrao on Rákóczi II, 'Confessio Peccatoris, Memoirs'

Ferenc Rákóczi II. Confessio Peccatoris, Memoirs. Translated by Bernard Adams; with an afterword by Gábor Tüskés. Budapest: Corvina, 2019. 2 vols. 628 pp. $69.99 (paper), ISBN 978-963-13-6564-1

Reviewed by Charles Ingrao (Purdue University) Published on HABSBURG (June, 2020) Commissioned by Jonathan Singerton (Universität Innsbruck)

Author: 
Samuel F. Wells Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Matray

Matray on Wells Jr., 'Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War'

Samuel F. Wells Jr. Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War. Woodrow Wilson Center Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 600 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-54994-3.

Reviewed by James Matray (California State University, Chico) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Robert Woods Sayre
Reviewer: 
Peter Ferdinando

Ferdinando on Sayre, 'Modernity and Its Other: The Encounter with North American Indians in the Eighteenth Century'

Robert Woods Sayre. Modernity and Its Other: The Encounter with North American Indians in the Eighteenth Century. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017. Illustrations. 456 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-8097-7.

Reviewed by Peter Ferdinando (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2020) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

Author: 
Mitchell Abidor
Reviewer: 
Daniel Clarkson Fisher

Fisher on Abidor, 'May Made Me: An Oral History of the 1968 Uprising in France'

Mitchell Abidor. May Made Me: An Oral History of the 1968 Uprising in France. Oakland: AK Press, 2018. 240 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84935-310-6

Reviewed by Daniel Clarkson Fisher (Ryerson University) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Nick Estes, Jaskiran Dhillon, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nevcihan Ozbilge

Ozbilge on Estes and Dhillon, 'Standing with Standing Rock: Voices from the #NoDAPL Movement'

Nick Estes, Jaskiran Dhillon, eds. Standing with Standing Rock: Voices from the #NoDAPL Movement. Indigenous Americas Series. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2019. Illustrations. ix + 420 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5179-0535-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5179-0536-1

Author: 
Marina E. Henke
Reviewer: 
Paul Poast

Poast on Henke, 'Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions'

Marina E. Henke. Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. Illustrations, charts. 258 pp. $23.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-5017-3971-2; $47.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3969-9.

Reviewed by Paul Poast (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Casey P. Cater
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Lieberman

Lieberman on Cater, 'Regenerating Dixie: Electric Energy and the Modern South'

Casey P. Cater. Regenerating Dixie: Electric Energy and the Modern South. History of the Urban Environment Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019. Illustrations. 248 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4564-2

Author: 
Michał Murawski
Reviewer: 
Patryk Babiracki

Babiracki on Murawski, 'The Palace Complex: A Stalinist Skyscraper, Capitalist Warsaw, and a City Transfixed'

Michał Murawski. The Palace Complex: A Stalinist Skyscraper, Capitalist Warsaw, and a City Transfixed. New Anthropologies of Europe Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2019. Illustrations, maps. 376 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-03996-5; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-03994-1.

Reviewed by Patryk Babiracki (University of Texas-Arlington) Published on H-Urban (June, 2020) Commissioned by Alexander Vari (Marywood University)

Author: 
Shana Elizabeth Minkin
Reviewer: 
Christopher S. Rose

Rose on Minkin, 'Imperial Bodies: Empire and Death in Alexandria, Egypt'

Shana Elizabeth Minkin. Imperial Bodies: Empire and Death in Alexandria, Egypt. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. xiii + 199 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0892-4.

Reviewed by Christopher S. Rose (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Empire (June, 2020) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Cameron B. Strang
Reviewer: 
Jeff Fortney

Fortney on Strang, 'Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850'

Cameron B. Strang. Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 376 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1.

Reviewed by Jeff Fortney (Florida Gulf Coast University) Published on H-AmIndian (June, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Ellen N. La Motte
Reviewer: 
Sara Black

Black on La Motte, 'The Backwash of War: An Extraordinary American Nurse in World War I'

Ellen N. La Motte. The Backwash of War: An Extraordinary American Nurse in World War I. Edited by Cynthia Wachtell. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019. 264 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2671-6

Reviewed by Sara Black (Christopher Newport University) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Joanna Bellis
Reviewer: 
Brian R. Price

Price on Bellis, 'The Hundred Years War in Literature, 1337-1600'

Joanna Bellis. The Hundred Years War in Literature, 1337-1600. Rochester: D. S. Brewer, 2016. 296 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84384-428-0

Reviewed by Brian R. Price (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Thomas Grillot
Reviewer: 
Matthew Villeneuve

Villeneuve on Grillot, 'First Americans: U.S. Patriotism in Indian Country after World War I'

Thomas Grillot. First Americans: U.S. Patriotism in Indian Country after World War I. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. ix + 298 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-22433-7

Reviewed by Matthew Villeneuve (University of Michigan) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Andrew Denning
Reviewer: 
Jesse Ritner

Ritner on Denning, 'Skiing into Modernity: A Cultural and Environmental History'

Andrew Denning. Skiing into Modernity: A Cultural and Environmental History. Oakland: University of California Press, 2014. 256 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-28428-9.

Reviewed by Jesse Ritner (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Environment (June, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (University of Idaho)

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Author: 
James A. Delle, Elizabeth C. Clay, eds.
Reviewer: 
Emily Sessions

Sessions on Delle and Clay, 'Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean'

James A. Delle, Elizabeth C. Clay, eds. Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean. Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2019. Illustrations, tables. 296 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68340-091-2

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