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Author: 
Fred Kaplan
Reviewer: 
David Hadley

Hadley on Kaplan, 'The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War'

Fred Kaplan. The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2020. 384 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-982107-29-1

Reviewed by David Hadley (Ashland University) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
David Abrutat
Reviewer: 
Toby Clark

Clark on Abrutat, 'Vanguard: The True Stories of the Reconnaissance and Intelligence Missions behind D-Day'

David Abrutat. Vanguard: The True Stories of the Reconnaissance and Intelligence Missions behind D-Day. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2019. 368 pp. $46.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-454-9

Reviewed by Toby Clark (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Juan Carlos Miguel de Paniagua
Reviewer: 
Andrew E. Barnes

Barnes on de Paniagua, 'Black Bride of Christ: Chicaba, an African Nun in Eighteenth-Century Spain'

Juan Carlos Miguel de Paniagua. Black Bride of Christ: Chicaba, an African Nun in Eighteenth-Century Spain. Translated and edited by Sue E. Houchins and Baltasar Fra-Molinero. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2018. Illustrations. 324 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-2104-0

Author: 
Liat Ben-Moshe
Reviewer: 
Ian Miller

Miller on Ben-Moshe, 'Decarcerating Disability: Deinstitutionalization and Prison Abolition'

Liat Ben-Moshe. Decarcerating Disability: Deinstitutionalization and Prison Abolition. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2020. Illustrations. xiii + 349 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5179-0443-2.

Reviewed by Ian Miller (Ulster University) Published on H-Disability (January, 2021) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Winton U. Solberg
Reviewer: 
David Welky

Welky on Solberg, 'Arctic Mirage: The 1913-1920 Expedition in Search of Crocker Land'

Winton U. Solberg. Arctic Mirage: The 1913-1920 Expedition in Search of Crocker Land. Jefferson: McFarland, 2019. Illustrations. 263 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-7995-2

Reviewed by David Welky (University of Central Arkansas) Published on H-Environment (January, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Erica Vogel
Reviewer: 
Wonjung Min

Min on Vogel, 'Migrant Conversions'

Erica Vogel. Migrant Conversions. Oakland: University of California Press, 2020. xiii + 168 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-34117-3.

Reviewed by Wonjung Min (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile) Published on H-LatAm (January, 2021) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

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Author: 
Keila Grinberg
Reviewer: 
José Juan Pérez Meléndez

Pérez Meléndez on Grinberg, 'A Black Jurist in a Slave Society: Antonio Pereira Rebouças and the Trials of Brazilian Citizenship'

Keila Grinberg. A Black Jurist in a Slave Society: Antonio Pereira Rebouças and the Trials of Brazilian Citizenship. Translated by Kristin M. McGuire. Latin America in Translation/en Traducción/em Tradução Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 226 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5277-1; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5276-4.

Author: 
Maddalena Marinari
Reviewer: 
Steven T. Green

Green on Marinari, 'Unwanted: Italian and Jewish Mobilization against Restrictive Laws, 1882-1965'

Maddalena Marinari. Unwanted: Italian and Jewish Mobilization against Restrictive Laws, 1882-1965. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 280 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5292-4; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5293-1.

Reviewed by Steven T. Green (University of California, Santa Cruz) Published on H-Migration (January, 2021) Commissioned by Nicholas B. Miller (Flagler College)

Author: 
Rielle Navitski
Reviewer: 
Aiala Levy

Levy on Navitski, 'Public Spectacles of Violence: Sensational Cinema and Journalism in Early Twentieth-Century Mexico and Brazil'

Rielle Navitski. Public Spectacles of Violence: Sensational Cinema and Journalism in Early Twentieth-Century Mexico and Brazil. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 344 pp. $38.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6975-2; $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-6963-9.

Reviewed by Aiala Levy (University of Scranton) Published on H-LatAm (January, 2021) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Jacob Blanc
Reviewer: 
Timothy Lorek

Lorek on Blanc, 'Before the Flood: The Itaipu Dam and the Visibility of Rural Brazil'

Jacob Blanc. Before the Flood: The Itaipu Dam and the Visibility of Rural Brazil. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 308 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0489-9; $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0429-5. 

Reviewed by Timothy Lorek (College of St. Scholastica) Published on H-LatAm (January, 2021) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
D'Weston Haywood
Reviewer: 
Eric Walls

Walls on Haywood, 'Let Us Make Men: The Twentieth-Century Black Press and a Manly Vision for Racial Advancement'

D'Weston Haywood. Let Us Make Men: The Twentieth-Century Black Press and a Manly Vision for Racial Advancement. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 352 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-4339-7; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4338-0.

Reviewed by Eric Walls (Johnston Community College) Published on Jhistory (January, 2021) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Author: 
Benjamin A. Lieberman, Elizabeth Gordon
Reviewer: 
Raechel Lutz

Lutz on Lieberman and Gordon, 'Climate Change in Human History: Prehistory to the Present'

Benjamin A. Lieberman, Elizabeth Gordon. Climate Change in Human History: Prehistory to the Present. London: Bloomsbury, 2018. 244 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4725-9850-9

Reviewed by Raechel Lutz (The Wardlaw + Hartridge School) Published on H-Environment (January, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Paolo Gaibazzi, Alice Bellagamba, Stephan Dünnwald, eds.
Reviewer: 
Myra Ann Houser

Houser on Gaibazzi and Bellagamba and Dünnwald and eds., 'EurAfrican Borders and Migration Management: Political Cultures, Contested Spaces, and Ordinary Lives'

Paolo Gaibazzi, Alice Bellagamba, Stephan Dünnwald, eds. EurAfrican Borders and Migration Management: Political Cultures, Contested Spaces, and Ordinary Lives. Palgrave Series in African Borderlands Studies. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 307 pp. $159.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-349-94971-7; $159.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-349-95691-3.

Reviewed by Myra Ann Houser (Ouachita Baptist University) Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2021) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

Author: 
Harlow Giles Unger
Reviewer: 
Grace Miller

Miller on Unger, 'First Founding Father: Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence'

Harlow Giles Unger. First Founding Father: Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence. New York: Da Capo Press, 2017. 336 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82561-3

Reviewed by Grace Miller (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2021) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
James C. Klotter
Reviewer: 
Christopher Childers

Childers on Klotter, 'Henry Clay: The Man Who Would Be President'

James C. Klotter. Henry Clay: The Man Who Would Be President. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. 536 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-049804-7

Reviewed by Christopher Childers (Pittsburg State University) Published on H-FedHist (January, 2021) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

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