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Author: 
Sarah Imhoff
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Caplan

Caplan on Imhoff, 'Masculinity and the Making of American Judaism'


Sarah Imhoff. Masculinity and the Making of American Judaism. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2017. vii + 300 pp. $38.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02621-7.

Reviewed by Jennifer Caplan (Towson University)
Published on H-Judaic (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Katja Vehlow

Author: 
Kirwin R. Shaffer
Reviewer: 
Justin J. Masucci

Masucci on Shaffer, 'Black Flag Boricuas: Anarchism, Antiauthoritarianism, and the Left in Puerto Rico, 1897-1921'


Kirwin R. Shaffer. Black Flag Boricuas: Anarchism, Antiauthoritarianism, and the Left in Puerto Rico, 1897-1921. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2013. xvii + 220 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03764-1.

Reviewed by Justin J. Masucci (University at Buffalo)
Published on H-SHGAPE (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Jay W. Driskell

Author: 
Gladys McCormick
Reviewer: 
William Kelly

Kelly on McCormick, 'The Logic of Compromise in Mexico: How the Countryside Was Key to the Emergence of Authoritarianism'


Gladys McCormick. The Logic of Compromise in Mexico: How the Countryside Was Key to the Emergence of Authoritarianism. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. xiv + 284 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2774-8.

Reviewed by William Kelly (Morehouse College)
Published on H-LatAm (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz

Author: 
Antione Acker
Reviewer: 
Seth Garfield

Garfield on Acker, 'Volkswagen in the Amazon: The Tragedy of Global Development in Modern Brazil'


Antione Acker. Volkswagen in the Amazon: The Tragedy of Global Development in Modern Brazil. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-64777-6.

Reviewed by Seth Garfield (University of Texas at Austin)
Published on H-LatAm (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz

Author: 
George B. Clark
Reviewer: 
Thomas Jamison

Jamison on Clark, 'The United States Military in Latin America: A History of Interventions through 1934'


George B. Clark. The United States Military in Latin America: A History of Interventions through 1934. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2014. 216 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9448-4.

Reviewed by Thomas Jamison (Harvard University)
Published on H-War (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50821

Author: 
Azar Gat
Reviewer: 
David Lorenzo

Lorenzo on Gat, 'The Causes of War and the Spread of Peace: But Will War Rebound?'


Azar Gat. The Causes of War and the Spread of Peace: But Will War Rebound? Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-879502-5.

Reviewed by David Lorenzo (National Chengchi University)
Published on H-War (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51003

Author: 
Victor Klemperer
Reviewer: 
Douglas Peifer

Peifer on Klemperer, 'Munich 1919: Diary of a Revolution'


Victor Klemperer. Munich 1919: Diary of a Revolution. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2017. 220 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5095-1058-0.

Reviewed by Douglas Peifer (Air University, Air War College)
Published on H-War (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Patrice C. McMahon
Reviewer: 
Paul Stubbs

Stubbs on McMahon, 'The NGO Game: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond'


Patrice C. McMahon. The NGO Game: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond. Ithace: Cornell University Press, 2017. 238 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0923-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-0924-1.

Reviewed by Paul Stubbs (The Institute of Economics, Zagreb)
Published on H-Diplo (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Jana Madlen Schütte
Reviewer: 
Tillmann Taape

Taape on Schütte, 'Medizin im Konflikt: Fakultäten, Märkte und Experten in deutschen Universitätsstädten des 14. bis 16. Jahrhunderts'


Jana Madlen Schütte. Medizin im Konflikt: Fakultäten, Märkte und Experten in deutschen Universitätsstädten des 14. bis 16. Jahrhunderts. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2017. e-book. (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-33159-4.

Reviewed by Tillmann Taape (University of Cambridge)
Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Lucy C. Barnhouse

Author: 
Emily Petermann
Reviewer: 
Alexander W. Cowan

Cowan on Petermann, 'The Musical Novel: Imitation of Musical Structure, Performance, and Reception in Contemporary Fiction'


Emily Petermann. The Musical Novel: Imitation of Musical Structure, Performance, and Reception in Contemporary Fiction. European Studies in North American Literature and Culture. Rochester: Camden House, 2014. viii + 242 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57113-592-6.

Reviewed by Alexander W. Cowan (Harvard University)
Published on H-Music (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Lars Fischer

Author: 
Patrick Devlieger, Beatriz Miranda-Galarza, Steven E. Brown, Megan Strickfaden, eds.
Reviewer: 
Celeste Sharpe

Sharpe on Devlieger and Miranda-Galarza and Brown and Strickfaden, 'Rethinking Disability: World Perspectives in Culture and Society (Second Edition)'


Patrick Devlieger, Beatriz Miranda-Galarza, Steven E. Brown, Megan Strickfaden, eds. Rethinking Disability: World Perspectives in Culture and Society (Second Edition). Antwerp: Maklu, Garant & Cyclus, 2016. 514 pp. $58.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-441-3417-9.

Reviewed by Celeste Sharpe (George Mason University)
Published on H-Disability (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison

Author: 
Stephen H. Taber, ed.
Reviewer: 
Michael MCguire

MCguire on Taber, 'A Rainbow Division Lieutenant in France: The World War I Diary of John H. Taber'


Stephen H. Taber, ed. A Rainbow Division Lieutenant in France: The World War I Diary of John H. Taber. Jeffersonville: McFarland, 2015. 224 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9990-8.

Reviewed by Michael MCguire (Salem State University)
Published on H-War (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Brian Glyn Williams
Reviewer: 
Heather P. Venable

Venable on Williams, 'Counter Jihad: America’s Military Experience in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria'


Brian Glyn Williams. Counter Jihad: America’s Military Experience in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria. Haney Foundation Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. 400 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4867-8.

Reviewed by Heather P. Venable (Air Command and Staff College)
Published on H-War (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Sanders Marble, ed.
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Sambaluk

Sambaluk on Marble, 'King of Battle: Artillery in World War I'


Sanders Marble, ed. King of Battle: Artillery in World War I. History of Warfare Series. Leiden: Brill, 2016. 382 pp. $199.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-30524-3.

Reviewed by Nicholas Sambaluk (Air University)
Published on H-War (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50961

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