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Author: 
Peter Charles Hoffer
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Weber

Weber on Hoffer, 'Uncivil Warriors: The Lawyers' Civil War'

Peter Charles Hoffer. Uncivil Warriors: The Lawyers' Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. 240 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-085176-7.

Reviewed by Jeremy Weber (Air War College, Air University) Published on H-War (April, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53490

Author: 
William S. Kiser
Reviewer: 
Michael A. Hill

Hill on Kiser, 'Coast-to-Coast Empire: Manifest Destiny in the Nineteenth-Century New Mexico Borderlands'

William S. Kiser. Coast-to-Coast Empire: Manifest Destiny in the Nineteenth-Century New Mexico Borderlands. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2018. 288 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8061-6026-9.

Reviewed by Michael A. Hill (Department of History, University of Kansas) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (Sam Houston State University)

Author: 
Syed Akbar Hyder, Bhagavan,Manu (eds.)
Reviewer: 
S. Akbar Zaidi

Zaidi on Hyder and Bhagavan, 'Hidden Histories'

Syed Akbar Hyder, Bhagavan,Manu (eds.). Hidden Histories. New Delhi: Primus Books, 2018. 328 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-8655284-6.

Reviewed by S. Akbar Zaidi (Columbia University) Published on H-Asia (April, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53364

Author: 
Ana Janevski, Roxana Marcoci, Ksenia Nouril, eds.
Reviewer: 
Denisa Tomkova

Tomkova on Janevski and Marcoci and Nouril, 'Art and Theory of Post-1989 Central and Eastern Europe: A Critical Anthology'

Ana Janevski, Roxana Marcoci, Ksenia Nouril, eds. Art and Theory of Post-1989 Central and Eastern Europe: A Critical Anthology. MoMA Primary Documents Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. 408 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-63345-064-6.

Reviewed by Denisa Tomkova (University of Aberdeen) Published on H-SHERA (April, 2019) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (University of Calgary)

Author: 
Karol Modzelewski, Andrzej Werblan, Robert Walenciak
Reviewer: 
Valentin Behr

Behr on Modzelewski and Werblan and Walenciak, 'Modzelewski -- Werblan: Polska Ludowa'

Karol Modzelewski, Andrzej Werblan, Robert Walenciak. Modzelewski -- Werblan: Polska Ludowa. Warsaw: Iskry, 2017. 541 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-83-244-0474-2.

Reviewed by Valentin Behr (Uniwersytet Katowicki) Published on H-Poland (April, 2019) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Mehammed Amadeus Mack
Reviewer: 
Bogdan Popa

Popa on Mack, 'Sexagon: Muslims, France, and the Sexualization of National Culture'

Mehammed Amadeus Mack. Sexagon: Muslims, France, and the Sexualization of National Culture. New York: Fordham University Press, 2017. 344 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-7461-1; $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-7460-4.

Reviewed by Bogdan Popa (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2019) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Author: 
Yogesh Joshi, Frank O'Donnell
Reviewer: 
Dinshaw Mistry

Mistry on Joshi and O'Donnell, 'India and Nuclear Asia: Forces, Doctrine, and Dangers'

Yogesh Joshi, Frank O'Donnell. India and Nuclear Asia: Forces, Doctrine, and Dangers. Washington, DC: Georgetown Univerity Press, 2018. 240 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-617-2.

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

Author: 
Daniel Kurtz-Phelan
Reviewer: 
Qingfei Yin

Yin on Kurtz-Phelan, 'The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947'

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan. The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947. New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2018. 496 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-24095-5.

Reviewed by Qingfei Yin (Virginia Military Institute) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Bruce Elder
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Boivin

Boivin on Elder, 'Cubism and Futurism: Spiritual Machines and the Cinematic Effect'

Bruce Elder. Cubism and Futurism: Spiritual Machines and the Cinematic Effect. Film and Media Studies Series. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2018. 591 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-77112-245-0.

Reviewed by Jennifer Boivin (University of Sudbury) Published on H-SHERA (April, 2019) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (University of Calgary)

Author: 
Sara K. Eskridge
Reviewer: 
Daniel S. Pierce

Pierce on Eskridge, 'Rube Tube: CBS and Rural Comedy in the Sixties'

Sara K. Eskridge. Rube Tube: CBS and Rural Comedy in the Sixties. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2018. 254 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2165-0.

Reviewed by Daniel S. Pierce (UNC--Asheville) Published on H-1960s (April, 2019) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53587

Author: 
Alexander MacDonald
Reviewer: 
Kristi Lowenthal

Lowenthal on MacDonald, 'The Long Space Age: The Economic Origins of Space Exploration from Colonial America to the Cold War'

Alexander MacDonald. The Long Space Age: The Economic Origins of Space Exploration from Colonial America to the Cold War. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017. 272 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21932-6.

Reviewed by Kristi Lowenthal (School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, Air University) Published on H-War (April, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Uzal Johnson
Reviewer: 
Ricardo A. Herrera

Herrera on Johnson, 'Captured at Kings Mountain: The Journal of Uzal Johnson, a Loyalist Surgeon'

Uzal Johnson. Captured at Kings Mountain: The Journal of Uzal Johnson, a Loyalist Surgeon. Edited by Wade S. Kolb III and Robert M. Weir. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2011. Maps. 248 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-961-4.

Reviewed by Ricardo A. Herrera (School of Advanced Military Studies) Published on H-War (April, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Tom Faulkner
Reviewer: 
Cory Hollon

Hollon on Faulkner, 'Flying with the Fifteenth Air Force: A B-24 Pilot's Missions from Italy during World War II'

Tom Faulkner. Flying with the Fifteenth Air Force: A B-24 Pilot's Missions from Italy during World War II. Edited by David L. Snead. North Texas Military Biography and Memoir Series. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2018. 336 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-731-9.

Reviewed by Cory Hollon (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (April, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Lior B. Sternfeld
Reviewer: 
Daniella Farah

Farah on Sternfeld, 'Between Iran and Zion: Jewish Histories of Twentieth-Century Iran'

Lior B. Sternfeld. Between Iran and Zion: Jewish Histories of Twentieth-Century Iran. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 208 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0614-2.

Reviewed by Daniella Farah (Stanford University) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2019) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53518

Author: 
Alison Carrol
Reviewer: 
Samuel Goodfellow

Goodfellow on Carrol, 'The Return of Alsace: 1918-1939'

Alison Carrol. The Return of Alsace: 1918-1939. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. vii + 230 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-880391-1.

Reviewed by Samuel Goodfellow (Westminster College) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2019) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

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