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Author: 
Anna von der Goltz, Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ryan Glauser

Glauser on Goltz and Waldschmidt-Nelson, 'Inventing the Silent Majority in Western Europe and the United States: Conservatism in the 1960s and 1970s'


Anna von der Goltz, Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson, eds. Inventing the Silent Majority in Western Europe and the United States: Conservatism in the 1960s and 1970s. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. xiii + 412 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-16542-7.

Reviewed by Ryan Glauser (Freie Universität Berlin)
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Author: 
David Malet, Miriam J. Anderson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Dženeta Karabegović

Karabegović on Malet and Anderson, 'Transnational Actors in War and Peace: Militants, Activists, and Corporations in World Politics'


David Malet, Miriam J. Anderson, eds. Transnational Actors in War and Peace: Militants, Activists, and Corporations in World Politics. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 244 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-443-7; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-442-0.

Reviewed by Dženeta Karabegović (International Burch University )
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Stanley Weintraub
Reviewer: 
Shane Reilly

Reilly on Weintraub, 'A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival during the Korean War'


Stanley Weintraub. A Christmas Far from Home: An Epic Tale of Courage and Survival during the Korean War. Boston: Da Capo Press, 2014. Maps. 304 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82232-2.

Reviewed by Shane Reilly (Army Heritage and Education Center)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
William Hogeland
Reviewer: 
Ryan W. Booth

Booth on Hogeland, 'Autumn of the Black Snake: The Creation of the U.S. Army and the Invasion that Opened the West'


William Hogeland. Autumn of the Black Snake: The Creation of the U.S. Army and the Invasion that Opened the West. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2017. 464 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-374-90177-6.

Reviewed by Ryan W. Booth (Washington State University)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
David Smith
Reviewer: 
Ricardo Herrera

Herrera on Smith, 'William Howe and the American War of Independence'


David Smith. William Howe and the American War of Independence. Bloomsbury Studies in Military History Series. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015. 208 pp. $112.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4725-8535-6.

Reviewed by Ricardo Herrera (School of Advanced Military Studies)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Susan R. Grayzel, Tammy M. Proctor, eds.
Reviewer: 
Margaret Darrow

Darrow on Grayzel and Proctor, 'Gender & the Great War'


Susan R. Grayzel, Tammy M. Proctor, eds. Gender & the Great War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 300 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-027107-7.

Reviewed by Margaret Darrow (Dartmouth College)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50509

Author: 
Zachary McLeod Hutchins, ed.
Reviewer: 
Asaf Almog

Almog on Hutchins, 'Community without Consent: New Perspectives on the Stamp Act'


Zachary McLeod Hutchins, ed. Community without Consent: New Perspectives on the Stamp Act. Re-Mapping the Transnational: A Dartmouth Series in American Studies Series. Lebanon: Dartmouth College Press, 2016. 264 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61168-882-5.

Reviewed by Asaf Almog (University of Virginia)
Published on H-USA (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Donna Sinclair

Author: 
Michael Meranze, Saree Makdisi, eds.
Reviewer: 
Gregg French

French on Meranze and Makdisi, 'Imagining the British Atlantic after the American Revolution'


Michael Meranze, Saree Makdisi, eds. Imagining the British Atlantic after the American Revolution. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015. 396 pp. $67.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4426-5069-5.

Reviewed by Gregg French (Western University)
Published on H-USA (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Donna Sinclair

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50730

Author: 
Jake Oresick
Reviewer: 
Robert Shaffer

Shaffer on Oresick, 'The Schenley Experiment: A Social History of Pittsburgh’s First Public High School'


Jake Oresick. The Schenley Experiment: A Social History of Pittsburgh’s First Public High School. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017. 240 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-271-07833-5.

Reviewed by Robert Shaffer (Shippensburg University)
Published on H-Pennsylvania (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Allen J. Dieterich-Ward

Author: 
Louis Stokes, with David Chanoff
Reviewer: 
Nishani Frazier

Frazier on Stokes, 'The Gentleman from Ohio'


Louis Stokes, with David Chanoff. The Gentleman from Ohio. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2016. xxi + 257 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-1312-4.

Reviewed by Nishani Frazier (Miami University of Ohio)
Published on H-FedHist (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

Author: 
Erika Dyck, Larry Stewart, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Brown

Brown on Dyck and Stewart, 'The Uses of Humans in Experiment: Perspectives from the 17th to the 20th Century'


Erika Dyck, Larry Stewart, eds. The Uses of Humans in Experiment: Perspectives from the 17th to the 20th Century. Clio Medica Series. Leiden: Brill - Rodopi, 2016. Illustrations. xii + 297 pp. $149.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-28670-2.

Reviewed by Michael Brown (University of Roehampton)
Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Darren N. Wagner

Author: 
Enzo Traverso
Reviewer: 
Sean Cashbaugh

Cashbaugh on Traverso, 'Left-Wing Melancholia: Marxism, History, and Memory'


Enzo Traverso. Left-Wing Melancholia: Marxism, History, and Memory. New York: Columbia University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17942-3.

Reviewed by Sean Cashbaugh (Stevens Institute of Technology)
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=49069

Author: 
Michael R. Marrus
Reviewer: 
Joanna Sliwa

Sliwa on Marrus, 'Lessons of the Holocaust'


Michael R. Marrus. Lessons of the Holocaust. UTP Insights Series. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015. 216 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4426-3006-2.

Reviewed by Joanna Sliwa (Clark University)
Published on H-Poland (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Anna Muller

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50405

Author: 
Ralph B. Levering
Reviewer: 
Vivien L. Chang

Chang on Levering, 'The Cold War: A Post-Cold War History'


Ralph B. Levering. The Cold War: A Post-Cold War History. The American History Series. Malden: Wiley-Blackwell, 2016. 288 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-118-84840-1.

Reviewed by Vivien L. Chang (University of Virginia)
Published on H-FedHist (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Thomas Reinstein

Author: 
Jeffrey A. Engel, Thomas J. Knock, eds.
Reviewer: 
Steven Lomazow

Lomazow on Engel and Knock, 'When Life Strikes the President: Scandal, Death, and Illness in the White House'


Jeffrey A. Engel, Thomas J. Knock, eds. When Life Strikes the President: Scandal, Death, and Illness in the White House. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. xiv + 346 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-065076-6.

Reviewed by Steven Lomazow (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-FedHist (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

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