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Author: 
Philippe Sands
Reviewer: 
Kjell Anderson

Anderson on Sands, 'East West Street: On the Origins of "Genocide" and "Crimes Against Humanity"'

Philippe Sands. East West Street: On the Origins of "Genocide" and "Crimes Against Humanity". New York, NY: Vintage, 2017. xx + 425 pages. $19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-525-43372-9.

Reviewed by Kjell Anderson (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Genocide (June, 2018) Commissioned by Ugur Ümit Üngör (NIOD: Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies)

Author: 
Bert Ingelaere
Reviewer: 
Thijs B. Bouwknegt

Bouwknegt on Ingelaere, 'Inside Rwanda's Gacaca Courts: Seeking Justice after Genocide'

Bert Ingelaere. Inside Rwanda's Gacaca Courts: Seeking Justice after Genocide. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2018. 252 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-30974-9.

Reviewed by Thijs B. Bouwknegt (NIOD Amsterdam) Published on H-Genocide (June, 2018) Commissioned by Ugur Ümit Üngör (NIOD: Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies)

Author: 
Karen Melvin, Sylvia Sellers-García, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nino Vallen

Vallen on Melvin and Sellers-García, 'Imagining Histories of Colonial Latin America: Synoptic Methods and Practices'

Karen Melvin, Sylvia Sellers-García, eds. Imagining Histories of Colonial Latin America: Synoptic Methods and Practices. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 304 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-5922-3.

Reviewed by Nino Vallen (Freie Universität Berlin) Published on H-LatAm (June, 2018) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Jimmy Patiño
Reviewer: 
Oliver Rosales

Rosales on Patiño, 'Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in San Diego'

Jimmy Patiño. Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in San Diego. Justice, Power, and Politics Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 356 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3556-9.

Reviewed by Oliver Rosales (Bakersfield College) Published on H-California (June, 2018) Commissioned by Khal Schneider

Author: 
Elizabeth Gillespie McRae
Reviewer: 
Zachary J. Lechner

Lechner on Gillespie McRae, 'Mothers of Massive Resistance: White Women and the Politics of White Supremacy'

Elizabeth Gillespie McRae. Mothers of Massive Resistance: White Women and the Politics of White Supremacy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. xiv + 352 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-027171-8.

Reviewed by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College) Published on H-South (June, 2018) Commissioned by Caitlin Verboon (University of Maryland, Freedmen and Southern Society Project)

Author: 
Cristina Cuevas-Wolf, Isotta Poggi, eds.
Reviewer: 
Dorothy Barenscott

Barenscott on Cuevas-Wolf and Poggi, 'Promote, Tolerate, Ban: Art and Culture in Cold War Hungary'

Cristina Cuevas-Wolf, Isotta Poggi, eds. Promote, Tolerate, Ban: Art and Culture in Cold War Hungary. Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2018. Illustrations. 160 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60606-539-6.

Reviewed by Dorothy Barenscott (Kwantlen Polytechnic University) Published on HABSBURG (June, 2018) Commissioned by Borislav Chernev

Author: 
Brianna Leavitt-Alcántara
Reviewer: 
Sylvia Sellers Garcia

Sellers Garcia on Leavitt-Alcántara, 'Alone at the Altar: Single Women and Devotion in Guatemala, 1670-1870'

Brianna Leavitt-Alcántara. Alone at the Altar: Single Women and Devotion in Guatemala, 1670-1870. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 312 pp. $65.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-5036-0439-1; $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0368-4.

Reviewed by Sylvia Sellers Garcia (Boston College) Published on H-LatAm (June, 2018) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Joshua Schreier
Reviewer: 
Jonathan G. Katz

Katz on Schreier, 'The Merchants of Oran: A Jewish Port at the Dawn of Empire'

Joshua Schreier. The Merchants of Oran: A Jewish Port at the Dawn of Empire. Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 216 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9914-0.

Reviewed by Jonathan G. Katz (Oregon State University) Published on H-Judaic (June, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Kevin Morgan
Reviewer: 
William Smaldone

Smaldone on Morgan, 'International Communism and the Cult of the Individual: Leaders, Tribunes and Martyrs under Lenin and Stalin'

Kevin Morgan. International Communism and the Cult of the Individual: Leaders, Tribunes and Martyrs under Lenin and Stalin. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. xii + 363 pp. $109.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-349-71778-1.

Reviewed by William Smaldone (Willamette University) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2018) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Paul L. Dawson
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Abel

Abel on Dawson, 'Waterloo: The Truth At Last: Why Napoleon Lost the Great Battle'

Paul L. Dawson. Waterloo: The Truth At Last: Why Napoleon Lost the Great Battle. Barnsley: Frontline Books, 2017. 547 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5267-0245-6.

Reviewed by Jonathan Abel (Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Raz Segal
Reviewer: 
Tomasz Frydel

Frydel on Segal, 'Genocide in the Carpathians: War, Social Breakdown, and Mass Violence, 1914-1945'

Raz Segal. Genocide in the Carpathians: War, Social Breakdown, and Mass Violence, 1914-1945. Stanford Studies on Central and Eastern Europe Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. 232 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9666-8.

Reviewed by Tomasz Frydel (University of Toronto) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Alexander Victor Prusin
Reviewer: 
Luke Gramith

Gramith on Prusin, 'Serbia under the Swastika: A World War II Occupation'

Alexander Victor Prusin. Serbia under the Swastika: A World War II Occupation. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 232 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04106-8.

Reviewed by Luke Gramith (University of West Virginia) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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Author: 
Andrew Mumford
Reviewer: 
David Haglund

Haglund on Mumford, 'Counterinsurgency Wars and the Anglo-American Alliance: The Special Relationship on the Rocks'

Andrew Mumford. Counterinsurgency Wars and the Anglo-American Alliance: The Special Relationship on the Rocks. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 248 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-492-5.

Reviewed by David Haglund (Queen's University) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Pierre Force
Reviewer: 
James Braun

Braun on Force, 'Wealth and Disaster: Atlantic Migrations from a Pyrenean Town in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries'

Pierre Force. Wealth and Disaster: Atlantic Migrations from a Pyrenean Town in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. 256 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2128-5.

Reviewed by James Braun (University of Toronto) Published on H-Caribbean (May, 2018) Commissioned by Sarah Foss (Indiana University)

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