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Author: 
Stephen R. Duncan
Reviewer: 
Bernard F. Dick

Dick on Duncan, 'The Rebel Café: Sex, Race, and Politics in Cold War America’s Nightclub Underground'

Stephen R. Duncan. The Rebel Café: Sex, Race, and Politics in Cold War America’s Nightclub Underground. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. 336 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2633-4.

Reviewed by Bernard F. Dick (Fairleigh Dickinson University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Valerie Sherer Mathes, Phil Brigandi
Reviewer: 
Heather Ponchetti Daly

Ponchetti Daly on Mathes and Brigandi, 'Reservations, Removal, and Reform: The Mission Indian Agents of Southern California, 1878-1903'

Valerie Sherer Mathes, Phil Brigandi. Reservations, Removal, and Reform: The Mission Indian Agents of Southern California, 1878-1903. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2018. Illustrations. xi + 287 pp. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-5999-7.

Reviewed by Heather Ponchetti Daly (University of California San Diego) Published on H-California (February, 2019) Commissioned by Khal Schneider

Author: 
Teresa Fiore
Reviewer: 
Joseph Viscomi

Viscomi on Fiore, 'Pre-Occupied Spaces: Remapping Italy's Transnational Migrations and Colonial Legacies'

Teresa Fiore. Pre-Occupied Spaces: Remapping Italy's Transnational Migrations and Colonial Legacies. New York: Fordham University Press, 2017. 264 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-7433-8.

Reviewed by Joseph Viscomi (Birkbeck, University of London) Published on H-Italy (February, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Stephanie J. Smith
Reviewer: 
Rick Lopez

Lopez on Smith, 'The Power and Politics of Art in Postrevolutionary Mexico'

Stephanie J. Smith. The Power and Politics of Art in Postrevolutionary Mexico. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 292 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3568-2.

Reviewed by Rick Lopez (Amherst College) Published on H-LatAm (February, 2019) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52717

Author: 
Robert E. Sullivan
Reviewer: 
Andrew Kettler

Kettler on Sullivan, 'The Geography of the Everyday: Toward an Understanding of the Given'

Robert E. Sullivan. The Geography of the Everyday: Toward an Understanding of the Given. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2017. 204 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-5168-1.

Reviewed by Andrew Kettler (University of Toronto) Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2019) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Jim Leeke
Reviewer: 
Leslie Heaphy

Heaphy on Leeke, 'Nine Innings for the King: The Day Wartime London Stopped for Baseball, July 4, 1918'

Jim Leeke. Nine Innings for the King: The Day Wartime London Stopped for Baseball, July 4, 1918. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 216 pp. $19.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7870-5.

Reviewed by Leslie Heaphy (KSU at Stark) Published on H-War (February, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53322

Author: 
John Kiszely
Reviewer: 
Corbin Williamson

Williamson on Kiszely, 'Anatomy of a Campaign: The British Fiasco in Norway, 1940'

John Kiszely. Anatomy of a Campaign: The British Fiasco in Norway, 1940. Cambridge Military Histories Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. Maps. 390 pp. $44.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-19459-5.

Reviewed by Corbin Williamson (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (February, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Gareth Stansfield, Mohammed Shareef, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ahmet Akturk

Akturk on Stansfield and Shareef, 'The Kurdish Question Revisited'

Gareth Stansfield, Mohammed Shareef, eds. The Kurdish Question Revisited. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 712 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-068718-2.

Reviewed by Ahmet Akturk (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (February, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Heikki Pihlajamäki
Reviewer: 
W. Douglas Catterall

Catterall on Pihlajamäki, 'Conquest and the Law in Swedish Livonia, ca. 1630-1710: A Case of Legal Pluralism in Early Modern Europe'

Heikki Pihlajamäki. Conquest and the Law in Swedish Livonia, ca. 1630-1710: A Case of Legal Pluralism in Early Modern Europe. Northern World Series. Leiden: Brill Academic Publisers, 2017. 308 pp. $146.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-33152-5.

Reviewed by W. Douglas Catterall (Cameron University) Published on H-Poland (February, 2019) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Brooke Kroeger
Reviewer: 
Kristina Graves

Graves on Kroeger, 'The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote'

Brooke Kroeger. The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote. Albany: Excelsior Editions, 2017. 390 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6629-3; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-6630-9.

Reviewed by Kristina Graves (Clayton State University, Stilwell School of the Arts) Published on H-SHGAPE (February, 2019) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Lucile Chaufour, dir.
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Seelye

Seelye on Chaufour, 'East Punk Memories'

Lucile Chaufour, dir. East Punk Memories. Brooklyn: Icarus Films, 2015. 51 min.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Seelye (Central Washington University) Published on H-SHERA (February, 2019) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (University of Calgary)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53328

Author: 
Diane Miller Sommerville
Reviewer: 
Katie Thompson

Thompson on Sommerville, 'Aberration of Mind: Suicide and Suffering in the Civil War-Era South'

Diane Miller Sommerville. Aberration of Mind: Suicide and Suffering in the Civil War-Era South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 448 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4356-4; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-4330-4.

Reviewed by Katie Thompson (West Virginia University) Published on H-CivWar (February, 2019) Commissioned by G. David Schieffler (Crowder College)

Author: 
Gyanesh Kudaisya
Reviewer: 
Subho Basu

Basu on Kudaisya, 'A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s'

Gyanesh Kudaisya. A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s. India: Oxford University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-809855-3.

Reviewed by Subho Basu (McGill University) Published on H-Asia (February, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Alpa Shah
Reviewer: 
Amal Shahid

Shahid on Shah, 'Ground Down by Growth: Tribe, Caste, Class and Inequality in Twenty-First-Century India'

Alpa Shah. Ground Down by Growth: Tribe, Caste, Class and Inequality in Twenty-First-Century India. London: Pluto Press, 2017. 281 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7453-3768-5.

Reviewed by Amal Shahid (The Graduate Institute, Geneva) Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2019) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

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