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Author: 
Jason Warner, Ryan O'Farrell, Héni Nsaibia, Ryan Cummings
Reviewer: 
Michael Cserkits

Cserkits on Warner and O'Farrell and Nsaibia and Cummings, 'The Islamic State in Africa: The Emergence, Evolution, and Future of the Next Jihadist Battlefront'

Jason Warner, Ryan O'Farrell, Héni Nsaibia, Ryan Cummings. The Islamic State in Africa: The Emergence, Evolution, and Future of the Next Jihadist Battlefront. London: Hurst Publishers, 2021. 288 pp. (e-book), ISBN 978-1-78738-757-7; BPS 35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78738-390-6.

Reviewed by Michael Cserkits (University of Vienna) Published on H-War (January, 2023) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Arthur H. Mitchell, ed.
Reviewer: 
Marvin Dominguez

Dominguez on Mitchell, 'Fighting Irish in the American Civil War and the Invasion of Mexico: Essays'

Arthur H. Mitchell, ed. Fighting Irish in the American Civil War and the Invasion of Mexico: Essays. Jefferson: McFarland, 2017. 272 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6480-4; $35.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4766-2726-7.

Reviewed by Marvin Dominguez (University of New Mexico) Published on H-War (January, 2023) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Jan Ellen Lewis
Reviewer: 
Sheri Ann Huerta

Huerta on Lewis, 'Family, Slavery, and Love in the Early American Republic: The Essays of Jan Ellen Lewis'

Jan Ellen Lewis. Family, Slavery, and Love in the Early American Republic: The Essays of Jan Ellen Lewis. Edited by Barry Bienstock, Annette Gordon-Reed, and Peter S. Onuf. Williamsburg: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, 2021. Illustrations. 432 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-6563-4

Author: 
Noel Keough, Geoff Ghitter
Reviewer: 
Jeff Manuel

Manuel on Keough and Ghitter, 'Sustainability Matters: Prospects for a Just Transition in Calgary, Canada's Petro-City'

Noel Keough, Geoff Ghitter. Sustainability Matters: Prospects for a Just Transition in Calgary, Canada's Petro-City. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2021. Illustrations. 256 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-77385-248-5.

Reviewed by Jeff Manuel (Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville) Published on H-Environment (January, 2023) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Tuesday Reitano, Mark Shaw
Reviewer: 
Katherine D. Wilkins

Wilkins on Reitano and Shaw, 'Criminal Contagion: How Mafias, Gangsters and Scammers Profit from a Pandemic'

Tuesday Reitano, Mark Shaw. Criminal Contagion: How Mafias, Gangsters and Scammers Profit from a Pandemic. London: Hurst & Company, 2021. xii + 320 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78738-446-0

Author: 
Olena Palko, Constantin Ardeleanu, eds.
Reviewer: 
Carmen Scheide

Scheide on Palko and Ardeleanu, 'Making Ukraine: Negotiating, Contesting, and Drawing the Borders in the Twentieth Century'

Olena Palko, Constantin Ardeleanu, eds. Making Ukraine: Negotiating, Contesting, and Drawing the Borders in the Twentieth Century. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2022. xx + 386 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-228-01101-9

Author: 
William Alan Blair
Reviewer: 
Keith D. Dickson

Dickson on Blair, 'The Record of Murders and Outrages: Racial Violence and the Fight over Truth at the Dawn of Reconstruction (Civil War America)'

William Alan Blair. The Record of Murders and Outrages: Racial Violence and the Fight over Truth at the Dawn of Reconstruction (Civil War America). Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2021. 184 pp.

Author: 
Mike Conway
Reviewer: 
Megan Threlkeld

Threlkeld on Conway, 'Contested Ground: The Tunnel and the Struggle over Television News in Cold War America'

Mike Conway. Contested Ground: The Tunnel and the Struggle over Television News in Cold War America. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2019. 280 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62534-450-2.

Reviewed by Megan Threlkeld (Denison) Published on H-War (December, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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Author: 
Erik Grimmer-Solem
Reviewer: 
J.P. Short

Short on Grimmer-Solem, 'Learning Empire: Globalization and the German Quest for World Status, 1875-1919'

Erik Grimmer-Solem. Learning Empire: Globalization and the German Quest for World Status, 1875-1919. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. 668 pp. $44.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48382-7

Author: 
Diarmid A. Finnegan
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Brooker

Brooker on Finnegan, 'The Voice of Science: British Scientists on the Lecture Circuit in Gilded Age America'

Diarmid A. Finnegan. The Voice of Science: British Scientists on the Lecture Circuit in Gilded Age America. Science and Culture in the Nineteenth Century Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2021. 300 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4681-6

Author: 
Alexandre Sumpf
Reviewer: 
John Casey

Casey on Sumpf, 'The Broken Years: Russia's Disabled War Veterans, 1904-1921'

Alexandre Sumpf. The Broken Years: Russia's Disabled War Veterans, 1904-1921. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 320 pp. $99.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-00-904729-6; $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-316-51774-1.

Reviewed by John Casey (University of Illinois at Chicago) Published on H-Disability (December, 2022) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

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