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Author: 
Victoria Grieve
Reviewer: 
Anna T. Kryczka

Kryczka on Grieve, 'Little Cold Warriors: American Childhood in the 1950s'

Victoria Grieve. Little Cold Warriors: American Childhood in the 1950s. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. 216 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-067568-4.

Reviewed by Anna T. Kryczka (Pasadena City College) Published on H-1960s (November, 2018) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52916

Author: 
Bianca Frohne Cordula Nolte, Uta Halle and Sonja Kerth, eds.
Reviewer: 
Will Rogers

Rogers on Cordula Nolte, 'Dis/Ability History Der Vormoderne: Premodern Dis/Ability History'

Bianca Frohne Cordula Nolte, Uta Halle and Sonja Kerth, eds. Dis/Ability History Der Vormoderne: Premodern Dis/Ability History. Affalterbach: Didymos-Verlag, 2017. 512 pp. EUR 58.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-939020-83-7.

Reviewed by Will Rogers (University of Louisiana, Munroe) Published on H-Disability (November, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Julian Walker
Reviewer: 
Alex Dowdall

Dowdall on Walker, 'Words and the First World War: Language, Memory, Vocabulary'

Julian Walker. Words and the First World War: Language, Memory, Vocabulary. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017. 416 pp. $20.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-00192-3; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-00193-0.

Reviewed by Alex Dowdall (University of Manchester) Published on H-Ideas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (University of Pittsburgh)

Author: 
Brian Horowitz
Reviewer: 
Vassili Schedrin

Schedrin on Horowitz, 'The Russian-Jewish Tradition: Intellectuals, Historians, Revolutionaries'

Brian Horowitz. The Russian-Jewish Tradition: Intellectuals, Historians, Revolutionaries. Jews of Russia & Eastern Europe and Their Legacy Series. Brighton: Academic Studies Press, 2017. vii + 282 pp. $82.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61811-556-0.

Reviewed by Vassili Schedrin (Queen's University) Published on H-Judaic (November, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Jenny Thompson, Sherry Thompson
Reviewer: 
David S. Foglesong

Foglesong on Thompson and Thompson, 'The Kremlinologist: Llewellyn E. Thompson, America's Man in Cold War Moscow'

Jenny Thompson, Sherry Thompson. The Kremlinologist: Llewellyn E. Thompson, America's Man in Cold War Moscow. Johns Hopkins Nuclear History and Contemporary Affairs Series. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2018. Illustrations. 600 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2454-5; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2409-5.

Author: 
Melanie Yergeau
Reviewer: 
Marion Schmidt

Schmidt on Yergeau, 'Authoring Autism: On Rhetoric and Neurological Queerness'

Melanie Yergeau. Authoring Autism: On Rhetoric and Neurological Queerness. Raleigh: Duke University Press Books, 2018. 312 pp. $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-7011-6; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-7020-8.

Reviewed by Marion Schmidt (Georg August Universität, Göttingen) Published on H-Disability (November, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
John Pemble
Reviewer: 
Loren Cowdery

Cowdery on Pemble, 'The Rome We Have Lost'

John Pemble. The Rome We Have Lost. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 192 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-880396-6.

Reviewed by Loren Cowdery (University of Minnesota) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52103

Author: 
Philip Roessler, Harry Verhoeven
Reviewer: 
Kwaku Nti

Nti on Roessler and Verhoeven, 'Why Comrades Go to War: Liberation Politics and the Outbreak of Africa's Deadliest Conflict'

Philip Roessler, Harry Verhoeven. Why Comrades Go to War: Liberation Politics and the Outbreak of Africa's Deadliest Conflict. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 512 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-061135-4.

Reviewed by Kwaku Nti (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Jeffrey S. Ahlman
Reviewer: 
Eric M. Washington

Washington on Ahlman, 'Living with Nkrumahism: Nation, State, and Pan-Africanism in Ghana'

Jeffrey S. Ahlman. Living with Nkrumahism: Nation, State, and Pan-Africanism in Ghana. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2017. xvi + 305 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-2293-9.

Reviewed by Eric M. Washington (calvin college) Published on H-Africa (November, 2018) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Author: 
Jack Jacobs, ed.
Reviewer: 
Aidan Beatty

Beatty on Jacobs, 'Jews and Leftist Politics: Judaism, Israel, Antisemitism, and Gender'

Jack Jacobs, ed. Jews and Leftist Politics: Judaism, Israel, Antisemitism, and Gender. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 386 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-04786-0.

Reviewed by Aidan Beatty (Wayne State University) Published on H-Socialisms (November, 2018) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Daniela Marino
Reviewer: 
Timo Schaefer

Schaefer on Marino, 'Huixquilucan: Ley y justicia en la modernización del espacio rural mexiquense, 1856-1910'

Daniela Marino. Huixquilucan: Ley y justicia en la modernización del espacio rural mexiquense, 1856-1910. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 2016. 269 pp. EUR 13.46 (paper), ISBN 978-84-00-10081-0.

Reviewed by Timo Schaefer (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Law (November, 2018) Commissioned by Laurent Corbeil (Laboratoire interdisciplinaire d'études latino-américaines, Université du Québec à Montréal)

Author: 
Jonas Brendebach, Martin Herzer, Heidi Tworek, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Stamm

Stamm on Brendebach and Herzer and Tworek, 'International Organizations and the Media in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Exorbitant Expectations'

Jonas Brendebach, Martin Herzer, Heidi Tworek, eds. International Organizations and the Media in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Exorbitant Expectations. Routledge Studies in Modern History. Abingdon: Routledge, 2018. 256 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-30308-9.

Reviewed by Michael Stamm (Michigan State University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Manlio Graziano
Reviewer: 
Alexander Sager

Sager on Graziano, 'What Is a Border?'

Manlio Graziano. What Is a Border? Stanford: Stanford Briefs, 2018. 101 pp. $12.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0539-8.

Reviewed by Alexander Sager (Portland State University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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