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Author: 
Richard N. Juliani
Reviewer: 
Claudio Staiti

Staiti on Juliani, 'Little Italy in the Great War: Philadelphia's Italians on the Battlefield and Home Front'

Richard N. Juliani. Little Italy in the Great War: Philadelphia's Italians on the Battlefield and Home Front. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2020. 342 pp. $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4399-1878-4.

Reviewed by Claudio Staiti (University of San Marino) Published on H-Italy (December, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Ricardo Padron
Reviewer: 
Natalia Gandara-Chacana

Gandara-Chacana on Padron, 'The Indies of the Setting Sun: How Early Modern Spain Mapped the Far East as the Transpacific West'

Ricardo Padron. The Indies of the Setting Sun: How Early Modern Spain Mapped the Far East as the Transpacific West. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2020. 346 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-45567-9

Author: 
Sören Urbansky
Reviewer: 
Yan Li

Li on Urbansky, 'Beyond the Steppe Frontier: A History of the Sino-Russian Border'

Sören Urbansky. Beyond the Steppe Frontier: A History of the Sino-Russian Border. Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute Series. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. xiii + 367 pp. $27.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-691-19544-5; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-18168-4; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-691-20894-7.

Reviewed by Yan Li (University of Oakland) Published on H-Russia (December, 2021) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

Author: 
John R. Van Atta
Reviewer: 
Perry Colvin

Colvin on Van Atta, 'Charging Up San Juan Hill: Theodore Roosevelt and the Making of Imperial America'

John R. Van Atta. Charging Up San Juan Hill: Theodore Roosevelt and the Making of Imperial America. Witness to History Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 210 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2587-0; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2586-3. 

Author: 
Nazan Maksudyan
Reviewer: 
Oya Aktas

Aktas on Maksudyan, 'Ottoman Children and Youth during World War I'

Nazan Maksudyan. Ottoman Children and Youth during World War I. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2019. 248 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8156-3645-8

Reviewed by Oya Aktas (University of Washington) Published on H-War (December, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Marilyn B. Young
Reviewer: 
Aurelie Basha

Basha on Young, 'Making the Forever War: Marilyn B. Young on the Culture and Politics of American Militarism'

Marilyn B. Young. Making the Forever War: Marilyn B. Young on the Culture and Politics of American Militarism. Edited by Mark Philip Bradley and Mary L. Dudziak. Culture and Politics in the Cold War and Beyond Series. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2021. 232 pp.

Author: 
Patrick Karlsen, Luca G. Manenti
Reviewer: 
Karlo Ruzicic-Kessler

Ruzicic-Kessler on Karlsen and Luca G. Manenti, '"Si soffre ma si tace": Luigi Frausin, Natale Kolarič; Comunisti e resistenti'

Patrick Karlsen, Luca G. Manenti. "Si soffre ma si tace": Luigi Frausin, Natale Kolarič; Comunisti e resistenti. Trieste: Istituto regionale per la storia della Resistenza e dell'Età contemporanea nel Friuli Venezia Giulia, 2020. 199 pp. EUR 20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-98796-23-6

Author: 
Paul Midford
Reviewer: 
Mina Pollmann

Pollmann on Midford, 'Overcoming Isolationism: Japan’s Leadership in East Asian Security Multilateralism'

Paul Midford. Overcoming Isolationism: Japan’s Leadership in East Asian Security Multilateralism. Studies in Asian Security Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. xvii + 245 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-1169-6.

Reviewed by Mina Pollmann (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Theodora Dragostinova
Reviewer: 
Artan R. Hoxha

Hoxha on Dragostinova, 'The Cold War from the Margins: A Small Socialist State on the Global Cultural Scene'

Theodora Dragostinova. The Cold War from the Margins: A Small Socialist State on the Global Cultural Scene. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. 340 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-5555-2

Author: 
Janet Dorothy Larkin
Reviewer: 
Sonya Marie de Lazzer

de Lazzer on Larkin, 'Overcoming Niagara: Canals, Commerce, and Tourism in the Niagara-Great Lakes Borderland Region, 1792–1837'

Janet Dorothy Larkin. Overcoming Niagara: Canals, Commerce, and Tourism in the Niagara-Great Lakes Borderland Region, 1792–1837. Albany: State Univ of New York Press, 2018. 300 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6823-5

Author: 
Céline Carayon
Reviewer: 
Christophe Boucher

Boucher on Carayon, 'Eloquence Embodied: Nonverbal Communication among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas'

Céline Carayon. Eloquence Embodied: Nonverbal Communication among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 472 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5262-7.

Reviewed by Christophe Boucher (College of Charleston) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Christine Levecq
Reviewer: 
Michael Becker

Becker on Levecq, 'Black Cosmopolitans: Race, Religion, and Republicanism in an Age of Revolution'

Christine Levecq. Black Cosmopolitans: Race, Religion, and Republicanism in an Age of Revolution. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2019. 304 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-4218-6

Author: 
Alice Pannier
Reviewer: 
Samuel Leiter

Leiter on Pannier, 'Rivals in Arms: The Rise of UK-France Defence Relations in the Twenty-First Century'

Alice Pannier. Rivals in Arms: The Rise of UK-France Defence Relations in the Twenty-First Century. Human Dimensions in Foreign Policy, Military Studies, and Security Studies Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 272 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00356-4.

Reviewed by Samuel Leiter (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Published on H-War (December, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Gary J. Ohls
Reviewer: 
Blake Earle

Earle on Ohls, 'American Amphibious Warfare: The Roots of Tradition to 1865'

Gary J. Ohls. American Amphibious Warfare: The Roots of Tradition to 1865. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2017. 320 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-088-6

Reviewed by Blake Earle (Texas A&M University of Galveston) Published on H-War (December, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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