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Author: 
Tom Hamilton
Reviewer: 
Edward Tenace

Tenace on Hamilton, 'Pierre de L'Estoile and His World in the Wars of Religion'

Tom Hamilton. Pierre de L'Estoile and His World in the Wars of Religion. The Past and Present Book Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xviii + 237 pp. $98.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-880009-5.

Reviewed by Edward Tenace (Lyon College) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Susan A. Ashley
Reviewer: 
Jessie Hewitt

Hewitt on Ashley, '"Misfits" in Fin-de-Siècle France and Italy: Anatomies of Difference'

Susan A. Ashley. "Misfits" in Fin-de-Siècle France and Italy: Anatomies of Difference. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 312 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-01339-1.

Reviewed by Jessie Hewitt (University of Redlands) Published on H-Disability (January, 2019) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

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Author: 
Arif Dirlik, Ping-Hui Liao, Ya-Chung Chuang, eds.
Reviewer: 
Madeline Hsu

Hsu on Dirlik and Liao and Chuang, 'Taiwan: The Land Colonialisms Made'

Arif Dirlik, Ping-Hui Liao, Ya-Chung Chuang, eds. Taiwan: The Land Colonialisms Made. Volume 45, issue 3 of boundary 2: An International Journal of Literature and Culture. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. 200 pp. $12.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0357-1.

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

Author: 
Sunil Sharma
Reviewer: 
Divya Cherian

Cherian on Sharma, 'Mughal Arcadia: Persian Literature in an Indian Court'

Sunil Sharma. Mughal Arcadia: Persian Literature in an Indian Court. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 280 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97585-9.

Reviewed by Divya Cherian (Princeton University) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51825

Author: 
Charles B. Strozier
Reviewer: 
Holly Pinheiro

Pinheiro on Strozier, 'Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed'

Charles B. Strozier. Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016. xxv + 307 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17132-8.

Reviewed by Holly Pinheiro (University of Iowa) Published on H-CivWar (January, 2019) Commissioned by Susan N. Deily-Swearingen (University of New Hampshire)

Author: 
Tamara Levi
Reviewer: 
David Fazzino

Fazzino on Levi, 'Food Control and Resistance: Rations and Indigenous Peoples in the United States and South Australia'

Tamara Levi. Food Control and Resistance: Rations and Indigenous Peoples in the United States and South Australia. Plains Histories Series. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89672-963-6; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89672-964-3.

Author: 
Matthew Gabriele, James T. Palmer, eds.
Reviewer: 
Alexandra Locking

Locking on Gabriele and Palmer, 'Apocalypse and Reform from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages'

Matthew Gabriele, James T. Palmer, eds. Apocalypse and Reform from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages. New York: Routledge, 2018. 244 pp. $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-68402-7; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-138-68404-1.

Reviewed by Alexandra Locking (University of Chicago) Published on H-Medieval (January, 2019) Commissioned by Irene Jacobs

Author: 
Hakim Adi
Reviewer: 
Charles Holm

Holm on Adi, 'Pan-Africanism: A History'

Hakim Adi. Pan-Africanism: A History. Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. 1 online resource. ISBN 978-1-4742-5427-4.

Reviewed by Charles Holm (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Africa (January, 2019) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53369

Author: 
Ana Lucia Araujo
Reviewer: 
Jacob T. Parks

Parks on Araujo, 'Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History'

Ana Lucia Araujo. Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. x + 276 pp. $88.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-01059-8; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-01060-4.

Reviewed by Jacob T. Parks (East Carolina University) Published on H-Caribbean (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sarah Foss (Oklahoma State University)

Author: 
Donald Pfanz
Reviewer: 
Thomas J. Brown

Brown on Pfanz, 'Where Valor Proudly Sleeps: A History of Fredericksburg National Cemetery, 1866–1933'

Donald Pfanz. Where Valor Proudly Sleeps: A History of Fredericksburg National Cemetery, 1866–1933. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2018. xvi + 253 pp. $26.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8093-3645-6.

Reviewed by Thomas J. Brown (University of South Carolina) Published on H-FedHist (January, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Mark R. Cheathem
Reviewer: 
Daniel Feller

Feller on Cheathem, 'Andrew Jackson and the Rise of the Democratic Party'

Mark R. Cheathem. Andrew Jackson and the Rise of the Democratic Party. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2018. 277 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62190-453-3.

Reviewed by Daniel Feller (University of Tennessee) Published on H-FedHist (January, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Scott Steven Reese
Reviewer: 
Nurfadzilah Yahaya

Yahaya on Reese, 'Imperial Muslims: Islam, Community and Authority in the Indian Ocean, 1839-1937'

Scott Steven Reese. Imperial Muslims: Islam, Community and Authority in the Indian Ocean, 1839-1937. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2017. ix + 212 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-9765-6.

Reviewed by Nurfadzilah Yahaya (National University of Singapore) Published on H-IslamInAfrica (January, 2019) Commissioned by Saarah Jappie (University of the Witwatersrand)

Author: 
Kevin Dawson
Reviewer: 
Dalia A. Muller

Muller on Dawson, 'Undercurrents of Power: Aquatic Culture in the African Diaspora'

Kevin Dawson. Undercurrents of Power: Aquatic Culture in the African Diaspora. Pittsburgh: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. viii + 351 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4989-7.

Reviewed by Dalia A. Muller (University at Buffalo) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
A. Wess Michell
Reviewer: 
Lothar Hoebelt

Hoebelt on Michell, 'The Grand Strategy of the Habsburg Empire'

A. Wess Michell. The Grand Strategy of the Habsburg Empire. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. 416 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17670-3.

Reviewed by Lothar Hoebelt (University of Vienna) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Judith Ann Giesberg
Reviewer: 
Eric Walls

Walls on Giesberg, 'Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality'

Judith Ann Giesberg. Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 152 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3127-1.

Reviewed by Eric Walls (East Carolina University) Published on Jhistory (January, 2019) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

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