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Author: 
Paul D'Anieri
Reviewer: 
Shawn Conroy

Conroy on D'Anieri, 'Ukraine and Russia: From Civilized Divorce to Uncivil War'

Paul D'Anieri. Ukraine and Russia: From Civilized Divorce to Uncivil War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. Maps, tables. 296 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-71395-5; $84.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48609-5. 

Reviewed by Shawn Conroy (The Ohio State University) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Letizia Argenteri
Reviewer: 
Stefano Luconi

Luconi on Argenteri, 'Lelio Lagorio. Un socialista'

Letizia Argenteri. Lelio Lagorio. Un socialista. Soveria Mannelli: Rubbettino, 2020. 328 pp. EUR 19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-498-6115-0.

Reviewed by Stefano Luconi (University of Padua) Published on H-Italy (January, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=56162

Author: 
James H. Murphy
Reviewer: 
Richard Butler

Butler on Murphy, 'The Politics of Dublin Corporation, 1840-1900: From Reform to Expansion'

James H. Murphy. The Politics of Dublin Corporation, 1840-1900: From Reform to Expansion. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2020. 240 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84682-853-9

Reviewed by Richard Butler (University of Leicester) Published on H-Albion (January, 2021) Commissioned by Douglas Kanter (Florida Atlantic University)

Author: 
David Parrish
Reviewer: 
Joseph Krulder

Krulder on Parrish, 'Jacobitism and Anti-Jacobitism in the British Atlantic World, 1688-1727'

David Parrish. Jacobitism and Anti-Jacobitism in the British Atlantic World, 1688-1727. Royal Historical Society Studies in History New Series. Rochester: Boydell & Brewer, 2017. 199 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-86193-341-9.

Reviewed by Joseph Krulder (Butte College) Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2021) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

Author: 
Tanya Harmer
Reviewer: 
Debbie Sharnak

Sharnak on Harmer, 'Beatriz Allende: A Revolutionary Life in Cold War Latin America'

Tanya Harmer. Beatriz Allende: A Revolutionary Life in Cold War Latin America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 384 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5429-4.

Reviewed by Debbie Sharnak (Rowan University) Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2021) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Ned Richardson-Little
Reviewer: 
Samantha Clarke

Clarke on Richardson-Little, 'The Human Rights Dictatorship: Socialism, Global Solidarity and Revolution in East Germany'

Ned Richardson-Little. The Human Rights Dictatorship: Socialism, Global Solidarity and Revolution in East Germany. Human Rights in History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 284 pp. $24.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-108-56003-0; $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-44078-3; $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42467-7.

Reviewed by Samantha Clarke (McMaster University) Published on H-Russia (January, 2021) Commissioned by Oleksa Drachewych (Western University)

Author: 
Joshua Eisenman
Reviewer: 
Brian Spivey

Spivey on Eisenman, 'Red China's Green Revolution: Technological Innovation, Institutional Change, and Economic Development under the Commune'

Joshua Eisenman. Red China's Green Revolution: Technological Innovation, Institutional Change, and Economic Development under the Commune. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. xxxii + 436 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18667-4

Author: 
Adam Costanzo
Reviewer: 
Maureen Santelli

Santelli on Costanzo, 'George Washington's Washington: Visions for the National Capital in the Early American Republic'

Adam Costanzo. George Washington's Washington: Visions for the National Capital in the Early American Republic. Early American Places Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018. 264 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-5389-0

Author: 
Yuhang Li
Reviewer: 
Jacqueline Chao

Chao on Li, 'Becoming Guanyin: Artistic Devotion of Buddhist Women in Late Imperial China'

Yuhang Li. Becoming Guanyin: Artistic Devotion of Buddhist Women in Late Imperial China. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. xii + 299 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-40088-7.

Reviewed by Jacqueline Chao (Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas) Published on H-Buddhism (January, 2021) Commissioned by Jessica Zu (USC Dornsife, School of Religion)

Author: 
Russell Fielding
Reviewer: 
Sharika Crawford

Crawford on Fielding, 'The Wake of the Whale: Hunter Societies in the Caribbean and North Atlantic'

Russell Fielding. The Wake of the Whale: Hunter Societies in the Caribbean and North Atlantic. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 342 pp. Ill. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98637-4

Reviewed by Sharika Crawford (United States Naval Academy) Published on H-Environment (January, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Kathryn E. Delmez, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ida E. Jones

Jones on Delmez, 'We Shall Overcome: Press Photographs of Nashville during the Civil Rights Era'

Kathryn E. Delmez, ed. We Shall Overcome: Press Photographs of Nashville during the Civil Rights Era. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2018. 176 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-2221-4

Reviewed by Ida E. Jones (Morgan State University) Published on Jhistory (January, 2021) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Author: 
Hume Johnson, Kamille Gentles-Peart, eds.
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Manley

Manley on Johnson and Gentles-Peart, 'Brand Jamaica: Reimagining a National Image and Identity'

Hume Johnson, Kamille Gentles-Peart, eds. Brand Jamaica: Reimagining a National Image and Identity. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2019. 252 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-0056-3.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Manley (Xavier University of Louisiana) Published on H-LatAm (January, 2021) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Jim Kershner, Staff of HistoryLink
Reviewer: 
Sean Fraga

Fraga on Kershner and Staff of HistoryLink, 'Transit: The Story of Public Transportation in the Puget Sound Region'

Jim Kershner, Staff of HistoryLink. Transit: The Story of Public Transportation in the Puget Sound Region. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. Illustrations. 144 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-933245-55-3

Reviewed by Sean Fraga (University of Southern California) Published on H-Environment (January, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Ulf Hedberg, Harlan Lane
Reviewer: 
Marion Schmidt

Schmidt on Hedberg and Lane, 'Elements of French Deaf Heritage'

Ulf Hedberg, Harlan Lane. Elements of French Deaf Heritage. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2019. Illustrations, tables. 222 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-944838-56-0

Reviewed by Marion Schmidt (Georg August Universität, Göttingen) Published on H-Disability (January, 2021) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Elizabeth White
Reviewer: 
Julie deGraffenried

deGraffenried on White, 'A Modern History of Russian Childhood: From the Late Imperial Period to the Collapse of the Soviet Union'

Elizabeth White. A Modern History of Russian Childhood: From the Late Imperial Period to the Collapse of the Soviet Union. The Bloomsbury History of Modern Russia Series. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020. Illustrations. 224 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4742-4021-5; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4742-4022-2.

Reviewed by Julie deGraffenried (Baylor University) Published on H-Russia (January, 2021) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

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