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Author: 
Paul Mendes-Flohr
Reviewer: 
Robert Erlewine

Erlewine on Mendes-Flohr, 'Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent'

Paul Mendes-Flohr. Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2019. 440 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-15304-0.

Reviewed by Robert Erlewine (Illinois Wesleyan University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2019) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53910

Author: 
Loren Schweninger
Reviewer: 
Nicole Topich

Topich on Schweninger, 'Appealing for Liberty: Freedom Suits in the South'

Loren Schweninger. Appealing for Liberty: Freedom Suits in the South. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. x + 428 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-066428-2.

Reviewed by Nicole Topich (SUNY Upstate Medical University) Published on H-CivWar (May, 2019) Commissioned by Madeleine Forrest (Randolph-Macon College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53552

Author: 
Neil Smith, Don Mitchell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Graeme Pente

Pente on Smith and Mitchell and eds., 'Revolting New York: How 400 Years of Riot, Rebellion, Uprising, and Revolution Shaped a City'

Neil Smith, Don Mitchell, eds. Revolting New York: How 400 Years of Riot, Rebellion, Uprising, and Revolution Shaped a City. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018. 368 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-5282-4.

Reviewed by Graeme Pente (University of Colorado Boulder) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2019) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Emrah Sahin
Reviewer: 
Andrew Patrick

Patrick on Sahin, 'Faithful Encounters: Authorities and American Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire'

Emrah Sahin. Faithful Encounters: Authorities and American Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5462-7.

Reviewed by Andrew Patrick (Tennessee State University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Thomas Tunstall Allcock
Reviewer: 
Chris Foss

Foss on Allcock, 'Thomas C. Mann: President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy'

Thomas Tunstall Allcock. Thomas C. Mann: President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2018. 284 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7615-4.

Reviewed by Chris Foss (University of Portland) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Eric Calderwood
Reviewer: 
Samuel Anderson

Anderson on Calderwood, 'Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culture'

Eric Calderwood. Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culture. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2018. 408 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98032-7.

Reviewed by Samuel Anderson (University of California, Los Angeles) Published on H-IslamInAfrica (May, 2019) Commissioned by Saarah Jappie (University of the Witwatersrand)

Author: 
Kevin J. A, Thomas
Reviewer: 
Kathleen Alfin

Alfin on Thomas, 'Contract Workers, Risk, and the War in Iraq: Sierra Leonean Labor Migrants at US Military Bases'

Kevin J. A, Thomas. Contract Workers, Risk, and the War in Iraq: Sierra Leonean Labor Migrants at US Military Bases. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017. 256 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5123-7.

Reviewed by Kathleen Alfin (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (May, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Clement Guitton
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Sambaluk

Sambaluk on Guitton, 'Inside the Enemy's Computer: Identifying Cyber-Attackers'

Clement Guitton. Inside the Enemy's Computer: Identifying Cyber-Attackers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-069999-4.

Reviewed by Nicholas Sambaluk (Air University) Published on H-War (May, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Joseph McKenna
Reviewer: 
Augustine Meaher

Meaher on McKenna, 'The IRA Bombing Campaign against Britain, 1939-1940'

Joseph McKenna. The IRA Bombing Campaign against Britain, 1939-1940. Jefferson: McFarland, 2016. 216 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6258-9.

Reviewed by Augustine Meaher (Air University) Published on H-War (May, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Mike Bogue
Reviewer: 
Iris Haukamp

Haukamp on Bogue, 'Apocalypse Then: American and Japanese Atomic Cinema, 1951-1967'

Mike Bogue. Apocalypse Then: American and Japanese Atomic Cinema, 1951-1967. Jefferson: McFarland, 2017. Illustrations. 316 pp. $19.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4766-2900-1; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6841-3.

Reviewed by Iris Haukamp (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies) Published on H-Japan (May, 2019) Commissioned by Martha Chaiklin

Author: 
Kathryn Hoffman-Cortius
Reviewer: 
Maya Balakirsky Katz

Balakirsky Katz on Hoffman-Cortius, 'Judenmord: Art and the Holocaust in Post-war Germany'

Kathryn Hoffman-Cortius. Judenmord: Art and the Holocaust in Post-war Germany. London: REAKTION BOOKS, 2018. 400 pp. $57.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78023-907-1.

Reviewed by Maya Balakirsky Katz (Bar-Ilan University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2019) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Author: 
William Marvel
Reviewer: 
Jim Zibro

Zibro on Marvel, 'Lincoln's Mercenaries: Economic Motivation among Union Soldiers during the Civil War'

William Marvel. Lincoln's Mercenaries: Economic Motivation among Union Soldiers during the Civil War. Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War Series. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2018. 352 pp. $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-6952-0.

Reviewed by Jim Zibro (The Catholic University of America) Published on H-CivWar (May, 2019) Commissioned by Madeleine Forrest (Randolph-Macon College)

Author: 
Steve Coll
Reviewer: 
Barbara Elias

Elias on Coll, 'Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan'

Steve Coll. Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan. New York: Penguin Books, 2018. Illustrations. xxiii + 757 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59420-458-6; $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-241-33735-6.

Reviewed by Barbara Elias (Bowdoin College) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Afaf Zurayk, Sarah Rogers, ed.
Reviewer: 
Kareem Estefan

Estefan on Zurayk and Rogers, 'Afaf Zurayk: Return Journeys'

 

Afaf Zurayk, Sarah Rogers, ed. Afaf Zurayk: Return Journeys. Beirut: Twig Collaborative/Saleh Barakat Gallery, 2019. 96 pp.

 

Reviewed by Kareem Estefan (Brown University)
Published on H-AMCA (May, 2019)
Commissioned by Jessica Gerschultz (University of Kansas)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53863

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