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Author: 
Sabine N. Meyer
Reviewer: 
Josh Steedman

Steedman on Meyer, 'We Are What We Drink: The Temperance Battle in Minnesota'

Sabine N. Meyer. We Are What We Drink: The Temperance Battle in Minnesota. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. 288 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03935-5.

Reviewed by Josh Steedman (University of Toledo) Published on H-Midwest (May, 2018) Commissioned by Patrick A. Pospisek (Grand Valley State University)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=46483

Author: 
John A. Casey Jr.
Reviewer: 
Sarah Handley-Cousins

Handley-Cousins on Casey Jr., 'New Men: Reconstructing the Image of the Veteran in Late-Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture'

John A. Casey Jr. New Men: Reconstructing the Image of the Veteran in Late-Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture. Reconstructing America Series. New York: Fordham University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 248 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-6539-8.

Reviewed by Sarah Handley-Cousins (University at Buffalo SUNY) Published on H-Disability (May, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Julian Lim
Reviewer: 
George T. Diaz

Diaz on Lim, 'Porous Borders: Multiracial Migrations and the Law in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands'

Julian Lim. Porous Borders: Multiracial Migrations and the Law in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 320 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3550-7.

Reviewed by George T. Diaz (The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley) Published on H-Law (May, 2018) Commissioned by Laurent Corbeil (Department of History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Author: 
Maria Antónia Lopes, Blythe Alice Raviola, eds.
Reviewer: 
Catherine Ferrari

Ferrari on Lopes and Raviola, 'Portogallo e Piemonte: nove secoli (XII-XX) di relazioni dinastiche e di destini politici'

Maria Antónia Lopes, Blythe Alice Raviola, eds. Portogallo e Piemonte: nove secoli (XII-XX) di relazioni dinastiche e di destini politici. Rome: Carocci, 2014. 271 pp. EUR 29.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-430-7034-3.

Reviewed by Catherine Ferrari (West Virginia University) Published on H-Italy (May, 2018) Commissioned by Matt Vester (West Virginia University)

Author: 
Theodore Jun Yoo
Reviewer: 
Shu Wan

Wan on Yoo, 'It's Madness: The Politics of Mental Health in Colonial Korea'

Theodore Jun Yoo. It's Madness: The Politics of Mental Health in Colonial Korea. Oakland: University of California Press, 2016. Illustrations. 248 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-28930-7.

Reviewed by Shu Wan (University of Iowa) Published on H-Disability (May, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50560

Author: 
Elizabeth Greenhalgh
Reviewer: 
Richard Fogarty

Fogarty on Greenhalgh, 'The French Army and the First World War'

Elizabeth Greenhalgh. The French Army and the First World War. Armies of the Great War Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xv + 469 pp. $88.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-01235-6; $30.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-60568-8.

Reviewed by Richard Fogarty (University at Albany, SUNY) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Robert M. Citino
Reviewer: 
Robert Kirchubel

Kirchubel on Citino, 'The Wehrmacht's Last Stand: The German Campaigns of 1944-1945'

Robert M. Citino. The Wehrmacht's Last Stand: The German Campaigns of 1944-1945. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2017. Illustrations, maps. 632 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2494-2.

Reviewed by Robert Kirchubel (Purdue University) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Keith W. Mason
Reviewer: 
Andrew N. Buchanan

Buchanan on Mason, 'My War in Italy: On the Ground and in Flight with the 15th Air Force'

Keith W. Mason. My War in Italy: On the Ground and in Flight with the 15th Air Force. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2015. 216 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2059-2.

Reviewed by Andrew N. Buchanan (University of Vermont) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Richard Sakwa
Reviewer: 
Gerard Toal

Toal on Sakwa, 'Russia against the Rest: The Post-Cold War Crisis of World Order'

Richard Sakwa. Russia against the Rest: The Post-Cold War Crisis of World Order. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. ix + 362 pp. $84.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-16060-6; $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-61351-1.

Reviewed by Gerard Toal (Virginia Tech) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Aaron Freundschuh
Reviewer: 
Elisa Camiscioli

Camiscioli on Freundschuh, 'The Courtesan and the Gigolo: The Murders in the Rue Montaigne and the Dark Side of Empire in Nineteenth-Century Paris'

Aaron Freundschuh. The Courtesan and the Gigolo: The Murders in the Rue Montaigne and the Dark Side of Empire in Nineteenth-Century Paris. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. 272 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0082-9.

Reviewed by Elisa Camiscioli (SUNY-Binghamton) Published on H-Urban (May, 2018) Commissioned by Alexander Vari (Marywood University)

Author: 
Beng Yeong Ng
Reviewer: 
Shu Wan

Wan on Ng, 'Till The Break of Day: A History of Mental Health Services in Singapore, 1841-1993'

Beng Yeong Ng. Till The Break of Day: A History of Mental Health Services in Singapore, 1841-1993. Second Edition. Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2017. 340 pp. $34.00 (paper), ISBN 978-981-4722-40-7.

Reviewed by Shu Wan (University of Iowa) Published on H-Disability (May, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Melissa Edmundson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Svitlana Krys

Krys on Edmundson, 'The Gothic Tradition in Supernatural: Essays on the Television Series'

Melissa Edmundson, ed. The Gothic Tradition in Supernatural: Essays on the Television Series. Jefferson: McFarland, 2016. 204 pp. $19.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9976-2.

Reviewed by Svitlana Krys (MacEwan University) Published on H-SHERA (May, 2018) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (Independent scholar)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50450

Author: 
Robert W. Cherny
Reviewer: 
Juliette Milbach

Milbach on Cherny, 'Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art'

Robert W. Cherny. Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 360 pp. Illustrations. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08230-6.

Reviewed by Juliette Milbach (Research Associate at École des hautes études en sciences sociales) Published on H-SHERA (May, 2018) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (Independent scholar)

Author: 
Hauke Brunkhorst, Regina Kreide, Cristina Lafont, eds.
Reviewer: 
William Outhwaite

Outhwaite on Brunkhorst and Kreide and Lafont, 'The Habermas Handbook'

Hauke Brunkhorst, Regina Kreide, Cristina Lafont, eds. The Habermas Handbook. New York: Columbia University Press, 2017. 672 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16642-3.

Reviewed by William Outhwaite Published on H-Ideas (May, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
David R. Verbeeten
Reviewer: 
Edward S. Shapiro

Shapiro on Verbeeten, 'The Politics of Nonassimilation: The American Jewish Left in the Twentieth Century'

David R. Verbeeten. The Politics of Nonassimilation: The American Jewish Left in the Twentieth Century. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2017. 230 pp. $39.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-753-9.

Reviewed by Edward S. Shapiro (Seton Hall University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

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