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Author: 
Thomas Kaufmann
Reviewer: 
David H. Price

Price on Kaufmann, 'Luther's Jews: A Journey into Anti-Semitism'

Thomas Kaufmann. Luther's Jews: A Journey into Anti-Semitism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. vii + 193 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873854-1.

Reviewed by David H. Price (Vanderbilt University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Andrew K. Frank, A. Glenn Crothers, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robert M. Owens

Owens 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.

Author: 
John W. Jeffries
Reviewer: 
Joe Faykosh

Faykosh on Jeffries, 'A Third Term for FDR: The Election of 1940'

John W. Jeffries. A Third Term for FDR: The Election of 1940. American Presidential Elections Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2017. Illustrations. 264 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2402-7.

Reviewed by Joe Faykosh (Central Arizona College) Published on H-FedHist (May, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Brian Drohan
Reviewer: 
Andrew Muldoon

Muldoon on Drohan, 'Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire'

Brian Drohan. Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 256 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1465-8.

Reviewed by Andrew Muldoon (Metropolitan State University of Denver) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Marianne Schultz
Reviewer: 
Joanna Das

Das on Schultz, 'Performing Indigenous Culture on Stage and Screen: A Harmony of Frenzy'

Marianne Schultz. Performing Indigenous Culture on Stage and Screen: A Harmony of Frenzy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan US, 2016. 242 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-59599-7.

Reviewed by Joanna Das (Washington University St. Louis) Published on H-ANZAU (May, 2018) Commissioned by Toby Harper (Providence College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51317

Author: 
Heather Andrea Williams
Reviewer: 
Signe P. Fourmy

Fourmy on Williams, 'American Slavery: A Very Short Introduction'

Heather Andrea Williams. American Slavery: A Very Short Introduction. Very Short Introductions Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. 160 pp. $11.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-992268-0.

Reviewed by Signe P. Fourmy (University of Texas Austin) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=44309

Author: 
Isabella Ginor, Gideon Remez
Reviewer: 
Michael Weaver

Weaver on Ginor and Remez, 'The Soviet-Israeli War, 1967-1973: The USSR's Military Intervention in the Egyptian-Israeli Conflict'

Isabella Ginor, Gideon Remez. The Soviet-Israeli War, 1967-1973: The USSR's Military Intervention in the Egyptian-Israeli Conflict. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 400 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-069348-0.

Reviewed by Michael Weaver (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Douglas E. Delaney
Reviewer: 
Pradeep Barua

Barua on Delaney, 'The Imperial Army Project: Britain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945'

Douglas E. Delaney. The Imperial Army Project: Britain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 368 pp. $110.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-870446-1.

Reviewed by Pradeep Barua (University of Nebraska Kearney) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Simon Reich, Peter Dombrowski
Reviewer: 
Harry Halem

Halem on Reich and Dombrowski, 'The End of Grand Strategy: US Maritime Operations in the Twenty-First Century'

Simon Reich, Peter Dombrowski. The End of Grand Strategy: US Maritime Operations in the Twenty-First Century. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 252 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1462-7.

Reviewed by Harry Halem (University of St. Andrews) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Flora Cassen
Reviewer: 
Cornelia Aust

Aust on Cassen, 'Marking the Jews in Renaissance Italy: Politics, Religion, and the Power of Symbols'

Flora Cassen. Marking the Jews in Renaissance Italy: Politics, Religion, and the Power of Symbols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 300 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17543-3.

Reviewed by Cornelia Aust (Leibniz Institute of European History) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Rana A. Hogarth
Reviewer: 
Stefanie Kennedy

Kennedy on Hogarth, 'Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840'

Rana A. Hogarth. Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 290 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3287-2; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3286-5.

Reviewed by Stefanie Kennedy (University of New Brunswick) Published on H-Disability (May, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Rebecca Brannon
Reviewer: 
Jason Stroud

Stroud on Brannon, 'From Revolution to Reunion: The Reintegration of the South Carolina Loyalists'

Rebecca Brannon. From Revolution to Reunion: The Reintegration of the South Carolina Loyalists. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2016. Illustrations. 232 pp. $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61117-668-1.

Reviewed by Jason Stroud (University of North Carolina-Greensboro) Published on H-Early-America (May, 2018) Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers (Middle Tennessee State University)

Author: 
Richard White
Reviewer: 
Evan Rothera

Rothera on White, 'The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896'

Richard White. The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 968 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-973581-5.

Reviewed by Evan Rothera (Penn State University) Published on H-SHGAPE (May, 2018) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (H-SHGAPE Book Review Editor; The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Borbála Zsuzsanna Török
Reviewer: 
Petru Szedlacsek

Szedlacsek on Török, 'Exploring Transylvania: Geographies of Knowledge and Entangled Histories in a Multiethnic Province, 1790-1918'

Borbála Zsuzsanna Török. Exploring Transylvania: Geographies of Knowledge and Entangled Histories in a Multiethnic Province, 1790-1918. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2015. 286 pp. $142.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-30304-1; $142.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-30305-8.

Reviewed by Petru Szedlacsek (Max Planck Institute for Human Development) Published on HABSBURG (May, 2018) Commissioned by Borislav Chernev

Author: 
Beth Lew-Williams
Reviewer: 
William Carrigan

Carrigan on Lew-Williams, 'The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in America'

Beth Lew-Williams. The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 360 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97601-6.

Reviewed by William Carrigan (Rowan University) Published on H-Law (May, 2018) Commissioned by Michael J. Pfeifer (John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York)

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