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Author: 
Teodor Mladenov
Reviewer: 
Magdalena Zdrodowska

Zdrodowska on Mladenov, 'Disability and Postsocialism'

Teodor Mladenov. Disability and Postsocialism. Abingdon: Routledge, 2017. 122 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-23446-8.

Reviewed by Magdalena Zdrodowska (Uniwersytet Jagielloński / Jagiellonian University) Published on H-Disability (January, 2019) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53575

Author: 
James Cameron
Reviewer: 
Rusty Allison

Allison on Cameron, 'The Double Game: The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation'

James Cameron. The Double Game: The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 248 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-045992-5.

Reviewed by Rusty Allison (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Athanasios G. Platias, Kōnstantinos Koliopoulos
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Finn

Finn on Platias and Koliopoulos, 'Thucydides on Strategy: Athenian and Spartan Grand Strategies in the Peloponesian War and Their Relevance Today'

Athanasios G. Platias, Kōnstantinos Koliopoulos. Thucydides on Strategy: Athenian and Spartan Grand Strategies in the Peloponesian War and Their Relevance Today. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010. xiv + 197 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70133-4.

Reviewed by Jennifer Finn (Marquette University) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Andrew K. Frank, A. Glenn Crothers, eds.
Reviewer: 
Matthew Sparacio

Sparacio on Frank and Crothers, 'Borderland Narratives: Negotiation and Accommodation in North America’s Contested Spaces, 1500-1850'

Andrew K. Frank, A. Glenn Crothers, eds. Borderland Narratives: Negotiation and Accommodation in North America’s Contested Spaces, 1500-1850. Contested Boundaries Series. Tallahassee: University Press of Florida, 2017. 224 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-5495-7.

Reviewed by Matthew Sparacio (Auburn University) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Roisin Cossar
Reviewer: 
James Palmer

Palmer on Cossar, 'Clerical Households in Late Medieval Italy'

Roisin Cossar. Clerical Households in Late Medieval Italy. I Tatti Studies in Italian Renaissance History Series. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 240 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97189-9.

Reviewed by James Palmer (Florida State University) Published on H-Italy (January, 2019) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Leigh Fought
Reviewer: 
Stephanie J. Richmond

Richmond on Fought, 'Women in the World of Frederick Douglass'

Leigh Fought. Women in the World of Frederick Douglass. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 424 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-978237-6.

Reviewed by Stephanie J. Richmond (Norfolk State University) Published on H-SAWH (January, 2019) Commissioned by Lisa A. Francavilla (The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series and Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters)

Author: 
Crystal Marie Fleming
Reviewer: 
Sue Peabody

Peabody on Fleming, 'Resurrecting Slavery: Racial Legacies and White Supremacy in France'

Crystal Marie Fleming. Resurrecting Slavery: Racial Legacies and White Supremacy in France. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2017. xi + 276 pp. $99.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4399-1408-3; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4399-1409-0.

Reviewed by Sue Peabody (Washington State University) Published on H-Black-Europe (January, 2019) Commissioned by Vanessa Plumly (State University of New York at New Paltz)

Author: 
Eden K. McLean
Reviewer: 
Stephanie De Paola

De Paola on McLean, 'Mussolini's Children: Race and Elementary Education in Fascist Italy'

Eden K. McLean. Mussolini's Children: Race and Elementary Education in Fascist Italy. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. Illustrations. 348 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-0642-8; $55.00 (e-book, epub), ISBN 978-1-4962-0720-3; $55.00 (e-book, pdf), ISBN 978-1-4962-0722-7.

Reviewed by Stephanie De Paola (Fordham University) Published on H-Italy (January, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Upinder Singh
Reviewer: 
Caleb Simmons

Simmons on Singh, 'Political Violence in Ancient India'

Upinder Singh. Political Violence in Ancient India. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 616 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97527-9.

Reviewed by Caleb Simmons (University of Arizona) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Lynn Hollen Lees
Reviewer: 
Suzanne Moon

Moon on Lees, 'Planting Empire, Cultivating Subjects: British Malaya, 1786-1941'

Lynn Hollen Lees. Planting Empire, Cultivating Subjects: British Malaya, 1786-1941. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 374 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-03840-0.

Reviewed by Suzanne Moon (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (January, 2019) Commissioned by Dominic J. Berry (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Author: 
Stanley Harrold
Reviewer: 
Martin P. Johnson

Johnson on Harrold, 'Lincoln and the Abolitionists'

Stanley Harrold. Lincoln and the Abolitionists. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2018. vii + 155 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8093-3641-8.

Reviewed by Martin P. Johnson (Miami University Hamilton) Published on H-FedHist (January, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Peter H. Christensen
Reviewer: 
Emily Neumeier

Neumeier on Christensen, 'Germany and the Ottoman Railways: Art, Empire, and Infrastructure'

Peter H. Christensen. Germany and the Ottoman Railways: Art, Empire, and Infrastructure. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017. 204 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-22564-8.

Reviewed by Emily Neumeier (Temple University) Published on H-AMCA (January, 2019) Commissioned by Nisa Ari (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52242

Author: 
Nianshen Song
Reviewer: 
Enze Han

Han on Song, 'Making Borders in Modern East Asia: Tumen River Demarcation, 1881-1919'

Nianshen Song. Making Borders in Modern East Asia: Tumen River Demarcation, 1881-1919. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 318 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17395-8.

Reviewed by Enze Han (University of Hong Kong) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Catherine McArdle Kelleher, Peter Dombrowski, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jeremiah Burgess

Burgess on Kelleher and Dombrowski, 'Regional Missile Defense from a Global Perspective'

Catherine McArdle Kelleher, Peter Dombrowski, eds. Regional Missile Defense from a Global Perspective. Stanford Security Studies Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015. 328 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9635-4; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9064-2.

Reviewed by Jeremiah Burgess (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Eric McGeer, with photographs by Steve Douglas
Reviewer: 
Teresa Iacobelli

Iacobelli on McGeer and Douglas, 'Canada's Dream Shall Be of Them: Canadian Epitaphs of the Great War'

Eric McGeer, with photographs by Steve Douglas. Canada's Dream Shall Be of Them: Canadian Epitaphs of the Great War. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017. 224 pp. $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-77112-310-5.

Reviewed by Teresa Iacobelli (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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