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Author: 
Febe Armanios, Boğaç A. Ergene
Reviewer: 
Laura Kitchings

Kitchings on Armanios and Ergene, 'Halal Food: A History'

Febe Armanios, Boğaç A. Ergene. Halal Food: A History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-026905-0.

Reviewed by Laura Kitchings (Boston University-Metropolitan College) Published on H-Environment (May, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (University of Idaho)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54707

Author: 
John Hines, Nelleke IJssennagger, eds.
Reviewer: 
Craig Lyons

Lyons on Hines and IJssennagger, 'Frisians and Their North Sea Neighbours: From the Fifth Century to the Viking Age'

John Hines, Nelleke IJssennagger, eds. Frisians and Their North Sea Neighbours: From the Fifth Century to the Viking Age. Rochester: Boydell & Brewer, 2017. Illustrations. 320 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-179-5

Reviewed by Craig Lyons (Cornell University) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Heather Venable
Reviewer: 
Sarah E. Patterson

Patterson on Venable, 'How the Few Became the Proud: Crafting the Marine Corps Mystique 1874-1918'

Heather Venable. How the Few Became the Proud: Crafting the Marine Corps Mystique 1874-1918. Transforming War Series. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2019. Illustrations. 344 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-468-6

Author: 
Mark Connelly, Jo Fox, Stefan Goebel, Ulf Schmidt, eds.
Reviewer: 
Elisabeth Fondren

Fondren on Connelly and Fox and Goebel and Schmidt, 'Propaganda and Conflict: War, Media and Shaping the Twentieth Century'

Mark Connelly, Jo Fox, Stefan Goebel, Ulf Schmidt, eds. Propaganda and Conflict: War, Media and Shaping the Twentieth Century. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019. 368 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78831-403-9.

Reviewed by Elisabeth Fondren (St. John’s University) Published on Jhistory (May, 2020) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54568

Author: 
Lori Cox Han
Reviewer: 
Susan M. Hartmann

Hartmann on Han, 'Advising Nixon: The White House Memos of Patrick J. Buchanan'

Lori Cox Han. Advising Nixon: The White House Memos of Patrick J. Buchanan. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019. 400 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2829-2

Reviewed by Susan M. Hartmann (The Ohio State University) Published on H-FedHist (May, 2020) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Tadeusz Lewandowski
Reviewer: 
Denise E. Bates

Bates on Lewandowski, 'Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik'

Tadeusz Lewandowski. Ojibwe, Activist, Priest: The Life of Father Philip Bergin Gordon, Tibishkogijik. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2019. 208 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-32520-6.

Reviewed by Denise E. Bates (Arizona State University) Published on H-AmIndian (May, 2020) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

Author: 
Anne G. Hanley
Reviewer: 
Jaclyn A. Sumner

Sumner on Hanley, 'The Public Good and the Brazilian State: Municipal Finance and Public Services in São Paulo, 1822–1930'

Anne G. Hanley. The Public Good and the Brazilian State: Municipal Finance and Public Services in São Paulo, 1822–1930. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. 288 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-53507-4

Reviewed by Jaclyn A. Sumner (Presbyterian College) Published on H-LatAm (May, 2020) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Pankaj Jha
Reviewer: 
Dalpat Rajpurohit

Rajpurohit on Jha, 'A Political History of Literature: Vidyapati and the Fifteenth Century'

Pankaj Jha. A Political History of Literature: Vidyapati and the Fifteenth Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. Illustrations, tables, chart. 272 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-948955-8.

Reviewed by Dalpat Rajpurohit (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Asia (May, 2020) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
K. Healan Gaston
Reviewer: 
Martin Kavka

Kavka on Gaston, 'Imagining Judeo-Christian America: Religion, Secularism, and the Redefinition of Democracy'

K. Healan Gaston. Imagining Judeo-Christian America: Religion, Secularism, and the Redefinition of Democracy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019. 361 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-66385-2.

Reviewed by Martin Kavka (Florida State University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2020) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Author: 
Maile Arvin
Reviewer: 
Tom Smith

Smith on Arvin, 'Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania'

Maile Arvin. Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 311 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0633-6

Reviewed by Tom Smith (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Nathan Guy
Reviewer: 
Mark Goldie

Goldie on Guy, 'Finding Locke's God: The Theological Basis of John Locke's Political Thought'

Nathan Guy. Finding Locke's God: The Theological Basis of John Locke's Political Thought. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020. 256 pp. $103.50 (e-book pdf), ISBN 978-1-350-10352-8; $103.50 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-350-10353-5; $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-10351-1.

Reviewed by Mark Goldie (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Albion (May, 2020) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer College)

Author: 
Eiichiro Azuma
Reviewer: 
Michael Thornton

Thornton on Azuma, 'In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire'

Eiichiro Azuma. In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019. xii + 353 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30438-3.

Reviewed by Michael Thornton (Yale University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Bettina Renz
Reviewer: 
Mara Kozelsky

Kozelsky on Renz, 'Russia's Military Revival'

Bettina Renz. Russia's Military Revival. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2018. vii + 249 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5095-1615-5; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5095-1614-8. 

Reviewed by Mara Kozelsky (University of South Alabama) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Olivier Wieviorka
Reviewer: 
Robert Weldon Whalen

Whalen on Wieviorka, 'The Resistance in Western Europe, 1940-1945'

Olivier Wieviorka. The Resistance in Western Europe, 1940-1945. European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism. Trans. Jane Marie Todd. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. Maps. 512 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18996-5.

Reviewed by Robert Weldon Whalen (Queens University of Charlotte) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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