Author: 
William T. Horner
Reviewer: 
Marc-William Palen

Palen on Horner, 'Ohio's Kingmaker: Mark Hanna, Man and Myth'

William T. Horner. Ohio's Kingmaker: Mark Hanna, Man and Myth. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2010. xi + 367 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-1893-2; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1894-9.

Reviewed by Marc-William Palen (University of Sydney) Published on H-SHGAPE (December, 2011) Commissioned by Julia Irwin

Karl Rove's Ghost of Gilded Age Past

Author: 
Mackie O'Hara, Alex Richardson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Molly Jessup

Jessup on O'Hara and Richardson, 'Beyond Central, Toward Acceptance: A Collection of Oral Histories from Students of Little Rock Central High'

Mackie O'Hara, Alex Richardson, eds. Beyond Central, Toward Acceptance: A Collection of Oral Histories from Students of Little Rock Central High. Little Rock: Butler Center Books, 2010. 253 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-935106-21-0.

Reviewed by Molly Jessup (History Department, Syracuse University) Published on H-Education (December, 2011) Commissioned by Jonathan Anuik

Author: 
Theodore Koditschek
Reviewer: 
Bernard Porter

Porter on Koditschek, 'Liberalism, Imperialism, and the Historical Imagination: Nineteenth-Century Visions of a Greater Britain'

Theodore Koditschek. Liberalism, Imperialism, and the Historical Imagination: Nineteenth-Century Visions of a Greater Britain. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. 368 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-76791-0.

Reviewed by Bernard Porter (University of Newcastle) Published on H-Empire (December, 2011) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Imperium et Libertas

Author: 
Sharon Davies
Reviewer: 
Krystal A. Humphreys

Humphreys on Davies, 'Rising Road: A True Tale of Love, Race, and Religion in America'

Sharon Davies. Rising Road: A True Tale of Love, Race, and Religion in America. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010. Illustrations. 327 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-537979-2.

Reviewed by Krystal A. Humphreys (Texas Tech University) Published on H-SAWH (December, 2011) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Chris Bobel, Samantha Kwan, eds.
Reviewer: 
Megan Dean

Dean on Bobel and Kwan, 'Embodied Resistance: Challenging the Norms, Breaking the Rules'

Chris Bobel, Samantha Kwan, eds. Embodied Resistance: Challenging the Norms, Breaking the Rules. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2011. 272 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-1786-9; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-1787-6.

Reviewed by Megan Dean (University of Alberta) Published on H-Histsex (December, 2011) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Pamela Scott
Reviewer: 
Alison K. Hoagland

Hoagland on Scott, 'Fortress of Finance: The United States Treasury Building'

Pamela Scott. Fortress of Finance: The United States Treasury Building. Washington DC: Treasury Historical Association, 2010. Illustrations. xiv + 318 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-615-36629-6.

Reviewed by Alison K. Hoagland Published on H-DC (December, 2011) Commissioned by Mary Beth Corrigan

The Architecture of Money

Author: 
Deborah Sutton
Reviewer: 
Robert Simpkins

Simpkins on Sutton, 'Other Landscapes: Colonialism and the Predicament of Authority in Nineteenth-Century South India'

Deborah Sutton. Other Landscapes: Colonialism and the Predicament of Authority in Nineteenth-Century South India. Copenhagen: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, 2009. Illustrations, maps. xvi + 239 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-87-7694-027-0.

Reviewed by Robert Simpkins (San Jose State University) Published on H-Asia (December, 2011) Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
Jack P. Greene, María Teresa Calderón, Clément Thibaud, eds.
Reviewer: 
Marixa Lasso

Lasso on Greene and Calderón and Thibaud, 'Las Revoluciones En El Mundo Atlantico'

Jack P. Greene, María Teresa Calderón, Clément Thibaud, eds. Las Revoluciones En El Mundo Atlantico. Bogotá, Colombia: Taurus, 2006. 437 pp. (coth), ISBN 978-958-704-437-9.

Reviewed by Marixa Lasso (Case Western University) Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2011) Commissioned by Jordana Dym

Author: 
Micah Goodman
Reviewer: 
Menachem Kellner

Kellner on Micah Goodman, 'Sodotav shel Moreh ha-Nevukhim (Secrets of the Guide of the Perplexed)'

Micah Goodman. Sodotav shel Moreh ha-Nevukhim (Secrets of the Guide of the Perplexed). Or Yehuda: Dvir, 2010. 383 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-965-517-834-0.

Reviewed by Menachem Kellner (University of Haifa) Published on H-Judaic (December, 2011) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Mymonides and Hismonides: Reading Rambam in Israel Today

Author: 
Günter Bischof, Fritz Plasser
Reviewer: 
Lothar Hoebelt

Hoebelt on Bischof and Plasser, 'The Schűssel Era in Austria: Contemporary Austrian Studies, XVIII'

Günter Bischof, Fritz Plasser. The Schűssel Era in Austria: Contemporary Austrian Studies, XVIII. New Orleans: Uno Press, 2010. 375 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60801-009-7.

Reviewed by Lothar Hoebelt (University of Vienna) Published on HABSBURG (December, 2011) Commissioned by Jonathan Kwan

The "Wende" Ten Years On

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