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Author: 
Brenton Sullivan
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Samuels

Samuels on Sullivan, 'Building a Religious Empire: Tibetan Buddhism, Bureaucracy, and the Rise of the Gelukpa'

Brenton Sullivan. Building a Religious Empire: Tibetan Buddhism, Bureaucracy, and the Rise of the Gelukpa. Encounters with Asia Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2021. 304 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-5267-5.

Reviewed by Jonathan Samuels (University of Oxford) Published on H-Buddhism (November, 2021) Commissioned by Lucia Galli

Author: 
Mark W. Driscoll
Reviewer: 
Kenneth Kai-chung Yung

Yung on Driscoll, 'The Whites Are Enemies of Heaven: Climate Caucasianism and Asian Ecological Protection'

Mark W. Driscoll. The Whites Are Enemies of Heaven: Climate Caucasianism and Asian Ecological Protection. Durham: Duke University Press, 2020. Illustrations. 384 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-1121-7.

Reviewed by Kenneth Kai-chung Yung (University of Hong Kong) Published on H-Socialisms (November, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Britta Rutert
Reviewer: 
Gregory H. Maddox

Maddox on Rutert, 'Contested Properties: Peoples, Plants, and Politics in Post-Apartheid South Africa'

Britta Rutert. Contested Properties: Peoples, Plants, and Politics in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Culture and Social Practice Series. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2020. 300 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-4794-5.

Reviewed by Gregory H. Maddox (Texas Southern University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Fabienne Braukmann, Michaela Haug, Katja Metzmacher, Rosalie Stolz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Scott Youngstedt

Youngstedt on Braukmann and Haug and Metzmacher and Stolz, 'Being a Parent in the Field: Implications and Challenges of Accompanied Fieldwork'

Fabienne Braukmann, Michaela Haug, Katja Metzmacher, Rosalie Stolz, eds. Being a Parent in the Field: Implications and Challenges of Accompanied Fieldwork. Culture and Social Practice Series. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2020. 295 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-4831-7.

Reviewed by Scott Youngstedt (Saginaw Valley State University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
John L. Smith
Reviewer: 
Joseph Taylor

Taylor on Smith, 'Saints, Sinners, and Sovereign Citizens: The Endless War over the West's Public Lands'

John L. Smith. Saints, Sinners, and Sovereign Citizens: The Endless War over the West's Public Lands. Reno, Nevada: University of Nevada Press, 2020. 342 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-948908-91-7.

Reviewed by Joseph Taylor (Simon Fraser University) Published on H-Environment (November, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Joachim C. Häberlen
Reviewer: 
Freia Anders

Anders on Häberlen, 'The Emotional Politics of the Alternative Left: West Germany, 1968-1984'

Joachim C. Häberlen. The Emotional Politics of the Alternative Left: West Germany, 1968-1984. New Studies in European History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 318 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-47174-9

Author: 
Christopher J. Fuller
Reviewer: 
William J. Astore

Astore on Fuller, 'See It/Shoot It: The Secret History of the CIA’s Lethal Drone Program'

Christopher J. Fuller. See It/Shoot It: The Secret History of the CIA’s Lethal Drone Program. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21854-1

Author: 
Steven Press
Reviewer: 
Tyson Luneau

Luneau on Press, 'Rogue Empires: Contracts and Conmen in Europe's Scramble for Africa'

Steven Press. Rogue Empires: Contracts and Conmen in Europe's Scramble for Africa. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. Maps. 384 pp. $43.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97185-1

Reviewed by Tyson Luneau (University at Albany) Published on H-War (November, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
David Ormrod, Gijs Rommelse, eds.
Reviewer: 
John Stapleton

Stapleton on Ormrod and Rommelse, 'War, Trade and the State: Anglo-Dutch Conflict, 1652-89'

David Ormrod, Gijs Rommelse, eds. War, Trade and the State: Anglo-Dutch Conflict, 1652-89. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2020. 344 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-324-9.

Reviewed by John Stapleton (United States Military Academy) Published on H-War (November, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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Author: 
Margarita Mercedes Balmaceda
Reviewer: 
Motria Caudill

Caudill on Balmaceda, 'Russian Energy Chains: The Remaking of Technopolitics from Siberia to Ukraine to the European Union (Woodrow Wilson Center Series)'

Margarita Mercedes Balmaceda. Russian Energy Chains: The Remaking of Technopolitics from Siberia to Ukraine to the European Union (Woodrow Wilson Center Series). New York: Columbia University Press, 2021. xiv + 421 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-55219-6.

Reviewed by Motria Caudill (University of Illinois at Chicago) Published on H-Ukraine (November, 2021) Commissioned by Nataliya Shpylova-Saeed (Indiana University)

Author: 
Stephen Tuffnell
Reviewer: 
Kimberly B. Sherman

Sherman on Tuffnell, 'Made in Britain: Nation and Emigration in Nineteenth-Century America'

Stephen Tuffnell. Made in Britain: Nation and Emigration in Nineteenth-Century America. Oakland: University of California Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. xiii + 302 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-34470-9.

Reviewed by Kimberly B. Sherman (Cape Fear Community College) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2021) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Michael D. Nichols
Reviewer: 
Simona Lazzerini

Lazzerini on Nichols, 'Malleable Mara: Transformations of a Buddhist Symbol of Evil'

Michael D. Nichols. Malleable Mara: Transformations of a Buddhist Symbol of Evil. Albany: SUNY Press, 2019. 268 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-7321-5

Reviewed by Simona Lazzerini (Stanford University) Published on H-Buddhism (November, 2021) Commissioned by Ben Van Overmeire (Duke Kunshan University)

Author: 
Margarita R. Ochoa, Sara V. Guengerich, eds.
Reviewer: 
Susana E. Matallana Peláez

Matallana Peláez on Ochoa and Guengerich, 'Cacicas: The Indigenous Women Leaders of Spanish America, 1492–1825'

Margarita R. Ochoa, Sara V. Guengerich, eds. Cacicas: The Indigenous Women Leaders of Spanish America, 1492–1825. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2021. 344 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-6862-3.

Reviewed by Susana E. Matallana Peláez (Universidad del Valle) Published on H-LatAm (November, 2021) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

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