Author: 
Shams C. Inati, ed.
Reviewer: 
Nadia Al-Bagdadi

Al-Bagdadi on Inati, 'Iraq: Its History, People, and Politics'

Shams C. Inati, ed. Iraq: Its History, People, and Politics. Amherst: Humanity Books, 2003. 322 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59102-096-7.

Reviewed by Nadia Al-Bagdadi (Department of History, Central European University) Published on H-Gender-MidEast (August, 2004)

Writing for Iraq: Another View of Iraq's History and Society

Author: 
Inna Naroditskaya
Reviewer: 
Sascha L. Goluboff

Goluboff on Naroditskaya, 'Song from the Land of Fire: Continuity and Change in Azerbaijanian Mugham'

Inna Naroditskaya. Song from the Land of Fire: Continuity and Change in Azerbaijanian Mugham. London: Routledge, 2003. xxiii + 263 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-94021-4.

Reviewed by Sascha L. Goluboff (Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Washington and Lee University) Published on H-Gender-MidEast (August, 2004)

Author: 
Pina Ragionieri
Reviewer: 
Elinor Richter

Richter on Ragionieri, 'Michelangelo: Drawings and Other Treasures from the Casa Buonarroti, Florence'

Pina Ragionieri. Michelangelo: Drawings and Other Treasures from the Casa Buonarroti, Florence. Atlanta: High Museum of Art, 2001. 152 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-939802-94-4.

Reviewed by Elinor Richter (Department of Art History, Hunter College, CUNY) Published on H-Italy (August, 2004)

Author: 
Charles Papiernik
Reviewer: 
Chana Kotzin

Kotzin on Papiernik, 'Unbroken: From Auschwitz to Buenos Aires'

Charles Papiernik. Unbroken: From Auschwitz to Buenos Aires. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2004. xix + 140 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-3294-3.

Reviewed by Chana Kotzin (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Migration (August, 2004)

Surviving "A Circle of Hell"

Author: 
Sarah L. Henderson
Reviewer: 
Aron Tannenbaum

Tannenbaum on Henderson, 'Building Democracy in Contemporary Russia: Western Support for Grassroots Organizations'

Sarah L. Henderson. Building Democracy in Contemporary Russia: Western Support for Grassroots Organizations. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003. xii + 229 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4135-6.

Reviewed by Aron Tannenbaum (Political Science, Lander University) Published on H-Russia (August, 2004)

It is not enough to do good; one must do it the right way.[1]

Author: 
Elizabeth Wishnick
Reviewer: 
Eva M. Stolberg

Stolberg on Wishnick, 'Mending Fences: The Evolution of Moscow's China Policy from Brezhnev to Yeltsin'

Elizabeth Wishnick. Mending Fences: The Evolution of Moscow's China Policy from Brezhnev to Yeltsin. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2001. xiv + 306 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98128-4.

Reviewed by Eva M. Stolberg (Bonn University) Published on H-Russia (August, 2004)

Author: 
Roy Medvedev
Reviewer: 
Carlos Eduardo Rebello de Mendonca

de Mendonca on Medvedev, 'Post-Soviet Russia: A Journey through the Yeltsin Era'

Roy Medvedev. Post-Soviet Russia: A Journey through the Yeltsin Era. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001. viii + 360 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-10606-1.

Reviewed by Carlos Eduardo Rebello de Mendonca (Department of Social Sciences, State University of Rio de Janeiro) Published on H-Russia (August, 2004)

A Political Chronicle of Post-Soviet Russia

Author: 
Michael Khodarkovsky
Reviewer: 
Max J. Okenfuss

Okenfuss on Khodarkovsky, 'Russia's Steppe Frontier: The Making of a Colonial Empire, 1500-1800'

Michael Khodarkovsky. Russia's Steppe Frontier: The Making of a Colonial Empire, 1500-1800. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2002. xiv + 290 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33989-8.

Reviewed by Max J. Okenfuss (Department of History, Washington University, St. Louis) Published on H-Russia (August, 2004)

Native and Russian Voices on the Eurasian Steppe

Author: 
Aran S. MacKinnon
Reviewer: 
Christopher Lee

Lee on Clark and Worger, 'South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid' and MacKinnon, 'The Making of South Africa: Culture and Politics'

Nancy L. Clark, William H. Worger. South Africa: The Rise and Fall of Apartheid. Second edition. New York: Longman, 2011. 187 pp. $27.33 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4082-4564-4.Aran S. MacKinnon. The Making of South Africa: Culture and Politics. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2004. xv + 320 pp. $38.60 (paper), ISBN 978-0-13-040681-1.

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