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Author: 
Stephen Brumwell
Reviewer: 
Patrick E. Brady

Brady on Brumwell, 'Turncoat: Benedict Arnold and the Crisis of American Liberty'

Stephen Brumwell. Turncoat: Benedict Arnold and the Crisis of American Liberty. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 384 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21099-6

Reviewed by Patrick E. Brady (University of Iowa) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee, Frans Coetzee
Reviewer: 
Alex Nordlund

Nordlund on Shevin-Coetzee and Coetzee, 'Commitment and Sacrifice: Personal Diaries of the Great War'

Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee, Frans Coetzee. Commitment and Sacrifice: Personal Diaries of the Great War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 352 pp. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-933607-4.

Reviewed by Alex Nordlund (University of Georgia) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Joan E. Cashin
Reviewer: 
Evan Kutzler

Kutzler on Cashin, 'War Stuff: The Struggle for Human and Environmental Resources in the American Civil War'

Joan E. Cashin. War Stuff: The Struggle for Human and Environmental Resources in the American Civil War. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 270 pp. $84.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42016-7; $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-41318-3

Author: 
Richard J. King
Reviewer: 
Alison Maas

Maas on King, 'Ahab's Rolling Sea: A Natural History of Moby-Dick'

Richard J. King. Ahab's Rolling Sea: A Natural History of Moby-Dick. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019. Illustrations. 464 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-51496-3

Reviewed by Alison Maas (University of California, Davis) Published on H-Environment (June, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (University of Idaho)

Author: 
Shelley Tickell
Reviewer: 
Esther Brot

Brot on Tickell, 'Shoplifting in Eighteenth-Century England'

Shelley Tickell. Shoplifting in Eighteenth-Century England. People, Markets, Goods: Economies and Societies in History Series. Rochester: Boydell & Brewer, 2018. Illustrations, tables. 236 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78327-328-7.

Reviewed by Esther Brot (King's College London) Published on H-Albion (June, 2020) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer College)

Author: 
Evan A. Kutzler
Reviewer: 
Thomas F. Curran

Curran on Kutzler, 'Living by Inches: The Smells, Sounds, Tastes, and Feeling of Captivity in Civil War Prisons'

Evan A. Kutzler. Living by Inches: The Smells, Sounds, Tastes, and Feeling of Captivity in Civil War Prisons. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 208 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5378-5

Reviewed by Thomas F. Curran (Cor Jesu Academy) Published on H-CivWar (June, 2020) Commissioned by G. David Schieffler (Crowder College)

Author: 
Yaron Harel, Mauro Perani, eds.
Reviewer: 
Howard Adelman

Adelman on Harel and Perani, 'The Jews in Italy: Their Contribution to the Development and Diffusion of Jewish Heritage'

Yaron Harel, Mauro Perani, eds. The Jews in Italy: Their Contribution to the Development and Diffusion of Jewish Heritage. Brookline: Academic Studies Press, 2019. 444 pp. $129.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-64469-026-0.

Reviewed by Howard Adelman (Queen's University) Published on H-Judaic (June, 2020) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Author: 
Aroop Mangalik
Reviewer: 
Leah Samples

Samples on Mangalik, 'Dealing with Doctors, Denial and Death'

Aroop Mangalik. Dealing with Doctors, Denial and Death. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. 274 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5381-2338-6.

Reviewed by Leah Samples (University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-Disability (June, 2020) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51027

Author: 
David P. Hadley
Reviewer: 
Philip Minehan

Minehan on Hadley, 'The Rising Clamor: The American Press, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Cold War'

David P. Hadley. The Rising Clamor: The American Press, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Cold War. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2019. 272 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7737-3.

Reviewed by Philip Minehan (California State University at Fullerton) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Andreana C. Prichard
Reviewer: 
Adam H. Mohr

Mohr on Prichard, 'Sisters in Spirit: Christianity, Affect, and Community Building in East Africa, 1860-1970'

Andreana C. Prichard. Sisters in Spirit: Christianity, Affect, and Community Building in East Africa, 1860-1970. African History and Culture Series. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2017. 360 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61186-240-9.

Reviewed by Adam H. Mohr (University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-Africa (June, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Boston University)

Author: 
T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore
Reviewer: 
Anna R. Oltman

Oltman on Aleinikoff and Zamore, 'The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime'

T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore. The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. viii + 169 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1141-2

Author: 
Wulf D. Hund
Reviewer: 
Maureen Gallagher

Gallagher on Hund, 'Wie die Deutschen weiß wurden: Kleine (Heimat) Geschichte des Rassismus'

Wulf D. Hund. Wie die Deutschen weiß wurden: Kleine (Heimat) Geschichte des Rassismus. Stuttgart: J. B. Metzler, 2017. 212 pp. Ill. EUR 19,99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-476-04499-0.

Reviewed by Maureen Gallagher (Australian National University) Published on H-Black-Europe (June, 2020) Commissioned by Vanessa Plumly (Lawrence University)

Author: 
Vasudha Dalmia
Reviewer: 
Leslie Orr

Orr on Dalmia, 'Hindu Pasts: Women, Religion, Histories'

Vasudha Dalmia. Hindu Pasts: Women, Religion, Histories. Albany: State University of New York Press (SUNY), 2017. 390 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6805-1.

Reviewed by Leslie Orr (Concordia University) Published on H-Asia (June, 2020) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51744

Author: 
Rachel Hynson
Reviewer: 
Anasa Hicks

Hicks on Hynson, 'Laboring for the State: Women, Family, and Work in Revolutionary Cuba, 1959-1971'

Rachel Hynson. Laboring for the State: Women, Family, and Work in Revolutionary Cuba, 1959-1971. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 332 pp. $39.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-18867-9

Reviewed by Anasa Hicks (Florida State University) Published on H-LatAm (June, 2020) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

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