Author: 
Hans-Gunter Richardi
Reviewer: 
Edward N. Snyder

Snyder on Richardi, 'Widerstand hinter dem Stacheldraht: Der Südtiroler Friedl Volgger als "Schutzhaftgefangener Nr. 66166'' im Konzentrationslager Dachau'

Hans-Gunter Richardi. Widerstand hinter dem Stacheldraht: Der Südtiroler Friedl Volgger als "Schutzhaftgefangener Nr. 66166'' im Konzentrationslager Dachau. Innsbruck: StudienVerlag, 2007. 169 pp. EUR 24.90 (paper), ISBN 978-3-7065-4489-4.

Reviewed by Edward N. Snyder (Department of History, University of Minnesota) Published on H-German (April, 2009) Commissioned by Susan R. Boettcher

Author: 
Peter Hoffmanm
Reviewer: 
Patricia Kollander

Kollander on Hoffmanm, 'Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg: Die Biographie'

Peter Hoffmanm. Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg: Die Biographie. Revised and expanded edition of _Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg und seine Brüder_. Munich: Pantheon, 2007. vii + 708 pp. EUR 14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-3-570-55046-5.

Reviewed by Patricia Kollander (Department of History, Florida Atlantic University) Published on H-German (April, 2009) Commissioned by Susan R. Boettcher

Author: 
Wilma A. Dunaway
Reviewer: 
Deborah L. Bauer

Bauer on Dunaway, 'Women, Work, and Family in the Antebellum Mountain South'

Wilma A. Dunaway. Women, Work, and Family in the Antebellum Mountain South. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008. xiv + 301 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-88619-2.

Reviewed by Deborah L. Bauer (University of Central Florida) Published on H-Women (April, 2009) Commissioned by Holly S. Hurlburt

Women in the Antebellum South

Author: 
James Pritchard
Reviewer: 
Thomas J. Lappas

Lappas on Pritchard, 'In Search of Empire: The French in the Americas, 1670-1730'

James Pritchard. In Search of Empire: The French in the Americas, 1670-1730. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 484 S. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-82742-3.

Reviewed by Thomas J. Lappas (Nazareth College of Rochester) Published on H-French-Colonial (April, 2009) Commissioned by Jyoti Mohan

A Needed Synthesis, with an Edge

Author: 
Sonya Grypma
Reviewer: 
Adrienne Byng

Byng on Grypma, 'Healing Henan: Canadian Nurses at the North China Mission, 1888-1947'

Sonya Grypma. Healing Henan: Canadian Nurses at the North China Mission, 1888-1947. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2007. 292 pp. $93.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-1399-0.

Reviewed by Adrienne Byng (University of Waterloo) Published on H-Canada (April, 2009) Commissioned by Stephanie Bangarth

Navigating Identity, Understanding Place: Deconstructing the Role of Canadian Nurses at the North China Mission, 1888-1947

Author: 
Siegfried Mews
Reviewer: 
David Clarke

Clarke on Mews, 'Günter Grass and His Critics: From "The Tin Drum" to "Crabwalk"'

Siegfried Mews. Günter Grass and His Critics: From "The Tin Drum" to "Crabwalk". Studies in German Literature, Linguistics, and Culture: Literary Criticism in Perspective Series. Rochester: Camden House, 2008. viii + 426 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57113-062-4.

Author: 
Deane Blackler
Reviewer: 
Brad Prager

Prager on Blackler, 'Reading W. G. Sebald: Adventure and Disobedience'

Deane Blackler. Reading W. G. Sebald: Adventure and Disobedience. Studies in German Literature, Linguistics, and Culture Series. Rochester: Camden House, 2007. xiv + 255 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57113-351-9.

Reviewed by Brad Prager (Department of German and Russian Studies, The University of Missouri) Published on H-German (April, 2009) Commissioned by Eve M. Duffy

Author: 
Sarah Phillips
Reviewer: 
Brian Black

Black on Phillips, 'This Land, This Nation: Conservation, Rural America, and the New Deal'

Sarah Phillips. This Land, This Nation: Conservation, Rural America, and the New Deal. Cambridge University Press, 2007. 312. $23.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-61796-3.

Reviewed by Brian Black Published on H-Environment (April, 2009) Commissioned by Charles-François Mathis

New Deal, Environment, and New Conservation

Author: 
Christian Plath
Reviewer: 
Theo Pronk

Pronk on Plath, 'Konfessionskampf und fremde Besatzung: Stadt und Hochstift Hildesheim im Zeitalter der Gegenreformation und des Dreissigjährigen Krieges (ca. 1580-1660)'

Christian Plath. Konfessionskampf und fremde Besatzung: Stadt und Hochstift Hildesheim im Zeitalter der Gegenreformation und des Dreissigjährigen Krieges (ca. 1580-1660). Reformationsgeschichtliche Studien und Texte. Münster: Aschendorff Verlag, 2005. 732 pp. EUR 89.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-402-03814-7.

Reviewed by Theo Pronk (Erasmus Center for Early Modern History, Erasmus University Rotterdam) Published on H-German (April, 2009) Commissioned by Susan R. Boettcher

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