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Author: 
Howard G. Brown
Reviewer: 
Steven Vincent

Vincent on Brown, 'Mass Violence and the Self: From the French Wars of Religion to the Paris Commune'

Howard G. Brown. Mass Violence and the Self: From the French Wars of Religion to the Paris Commune. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. xii + 283 pp. Illustrations. $50.000 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3061-0.

Reviewed by Steven Vincent (North Carolina State University) Published on H-War (May, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Wiktor Marzec
Reviewer: 
Robert E. Blobaum

Blobaum on Marzec, 'Rebelia i reakcja: Rewolucja 1905 roku i plebejskie doświadczenie polityczne'

Wiktor Marzec. Rebelia i reakcja: Rewolucja 1905 roku i plebejskie doświadczenie polityczne. Łódź: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2016. 524 pp. 49.90 PLN (paper), ISBN 978-83-242-3001-3.

Reviewed by Robert E. Blobaum (West Virginia University) Published on H-Poland (May, 2019) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Sarah Churchwell
Reviewer: 
Benjamin V. Allison

Allison on Churchwell, 'Behold, America: The Entangled History of "America First" and "the American Dream"'

Sarah Churchwell. Behold, America: The Entangled History of "America First" and "the American Dream". New York: Basic Books, 2018. 368 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5416-7340-3.

Reviewed by Benjamin V. Allison (Kent State University) Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (Sam Houston State University)

Author: 
Sarah C. Davis-Secord
Reviewer: 
Theresa Jäckh

Jäckh on Davis-Secord, 'Where Three Worlds Met: Sicily in the Early Medieval Mediterranean'

Sarah C. Davis-Secord. Where Three Worlds Met: Sicily in the Early Medieval Mediterranean. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017. 316 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0464-2.

Reviewed by Theresa Jäckh (Universitat Konstanz) Published on H-Italy (May, 2019) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

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Author: 
Gabriel N. Finder, Alexander V. Prusin
Reviewer: 
Łukasz Jasiński

Jasiński on Finder and Prusin, 'Justice behind the Iron Curtain: Nazis on Trial in Communist Poland'

Gabriel N. Finder, Alexander V. Prusin. Justice behind the Iron Curtain: Nazis on Trial in Communist Poland. German and European Studies Series. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2018. 400 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4426-3745-0; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4875-2268-1.

Author: 
John H. Flores
Reviewer: 
Julia Young

Young on Flores, 'The Mexican Revolution in Chicago: Immigration Politics from the Early Twentieth Century to the Cold War'

John H. Flores. The Mexican Revolution in Chicago: Immigration Politics from the Early Twentieth Century to the Cold War. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. 252 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08342-6.

Reviewed by Julia Young (Catholic University) Published on H-LatAm (April, 2019) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Luis Martínez-Fernández
Reviewer: 
Carrie Gibson

Gibson on Martínez-Fernández, 'Key to the New World: A History of Early Colonial Cuba'

Luis Martínez-Fernández. Key to the New World: A History of Early Colonial Cuba. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2018. 236 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68340-032-5.

Reviewed by Carrie Gibson (Independent Scholar) Published on H-LatAm (April, 2019) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
James P. Brennan
Reviewer: 
Debbie Sharnak

Sharnak on Brennan, 'Argentina's Missing Bones: Revisiting the History of the Dirty War'

James P. Brennan. Argentina's Missing Bones: Revisiting the History of the Dirty War. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2018. xi + 195 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-29791-3; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-29793-7.

Reviewed by Debbie Sharnak (Harvard University) Published on H-LatAm (April, 2019) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Francesco Ricatti
Reviewer: 
John J. Kinder

Kinder on Ricatti, 'Italians in Australia: History, Memory, Identity'

Francesco Ricatti. Italians in Australia: History, Memory, Identity. Palgrave Studies in Migration History. London: Palgrave Pivot, 2018. 147 pp. $54.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-319-78872-2.

Reviewed by John J. Kinder (University of Western Australia) Published on H-Italy (April, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Jonathan Gienapp
Reviewer: 
Alexander V. Marriott

Marriott on Gienapp, 'The Second Creation: Fixing the American Constitution in the Founding Era'

Jonathan Gienapp. The Second Creation: Fixing the American Constitution in the Founding Era. Cambridge: Belknap Press, 2018. 451 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-18504-3.

Reviewed by Alexander V. Marriott (Alvin Community College) Published on H-FedHist (April, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Benjamin E. Park
Reviewer: 
Andrew Kettler

Kettler on Park, 'American Nationalisms: Imagining Union in the Age of Revolutions, 1783-1833'

Benjamin E. Park. American Nationalisms: Imagining Union in the Age of Revolutions, 1783-1833. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 262 pp. $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42037-2.

Reviewed by Andrew Kettler (University of Toronto) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (Sam Houston State University)

Author: 
Simon Jackson, Alanna O'Malley, eds.
Reviewer: 
Aden Knaap

Knaap on Jackson and O'Malley, 'The Institution of International Order: From the League of Nations to the United Nations'

Simon Jackson, Alanna O'Malley, eds. The Institution of International Order: From the League of Nations to the United Nations. London and New York: Routledge, 2018. 264 pp. $144.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-09150-4.

Reviewed by Aden Knaap (Harvard University) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Katherine Benton-Cohen
Reviewer: 
Yuki Oda

Oda on Benton-Cohen, 'Inventing the Immigration Problem: The Dillingham Commission and Its Legacy'

Katherine Benton-Cohen. Inventing the Immigration Problem: The Dillingham Commission and Its Legacy. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 342 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97644-3.

Reviewed by Yuki Oda (Chuo University) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Peter Polak-Springer
Reviewer: 
Stefanie M. Woodard

Woodard on Polak-Springer, 'Recovered Territory: A German-Polish Conflict over Land and Culture, 1919-1989'

Peter Polak-Springer. Recovered Territory: A German-Polish Conflict over Land and Culture, 1919-1989. New York: Berghahn Books, 2015. xxi + 280 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78238-887-6.

Reviewed by Stefanie M. Woodard (Emory University) Published on H-Borderlands (April, 2019) Commissioned by Maria de los Angeles Picone (Emory University)

Author: 
Paul Gillingham, Michael Lettieri, Benjamin T. Smith, eds.
Reviewer: 
Corinna Zeltsman

Zeltsman on Gillingham and Lettieri and Smith, 'Journalism, Satire, and Censorship in Mexico'

Paul Gillingham, Michael Lettieri, Benjamin T. Smith, eds. Journalism, Satire, and Censorship in Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2018. 416 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-6007-6.

Reviewed by Corinna Zeltsman (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-LatAm (April, 2019) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

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