Author: 
Andrea Denny-Brown
Reviewer: 
Kate Staples

Staples on Denny-Brown, 'Fashioning Change: The Trope of Clothing in High- and Late-Medieval England'

Andrea Denny-Brown. Fashioning Change: The Trope of Clothing in High- and Late-Medieval England. Interventions: New Studies in Medieval Culture Series. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2012. 252 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-1190-8.

Reviewed by Kate Staples (West Virginia University) Published on H-Italy (May, 2013) Commissioned by Matt Vester

The Role of Clothing and Material Objects in Shaping Medieval Culture and the Self

Author: 
J. A. S. Grenville
Reviewer: 
Rainer Liedtke

Liedtke on Grenville, 'The Jews and Germans of Hamburg: The Destruction of a Civilization, 1790-1945'

J. A. S. Grenville. The Jews and Germans of Hamburg: The Destruction of a Civilization, 1790-1945. New York: Routledge, 2011. 384 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-66585-8; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-66586-5.

Reviewed by Rainer Liedtke (Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2013) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Author: 
Doron Rabinovici
Reviewer: 
Anton Pelinka

Pelinka on Rabinovici, 'Eichmann's Jews: The Jewish Administration of Holocaust Vienna, 1938-1945'

Doron Rabinovici. Eichmann's Jews: The Jewish Administration of Holocaust Vienna, 1938-1945. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2011. x + 260 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7456-4682-4.

Reviewed by Anton Pelinka (Central European University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2013) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Author: 
Susan Manning, Lucia Ruprecht, eds.
Reviewer: 
Karl Toepfer

Toepfer on Manning and Ruprecht, 'New German Dance Studies'

Susan Manning, Lucia Ruprecht, eds. New German Dance Studies. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2012. 296 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03676-7; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07843-9.

Reviewed by Karl Toepfer (San Jose State University) Published on H-German (May, 2013) Commissioned by Chad Ross

The Movement of History in the Movement of Bodies

Author: 
Peter Atkins, ed.
Reviewer: 
Chris Pearson

Pearson on Atkins, 'Animal Cities: Beastly Urban Histories'

Peter Atkins, ed. Animal Cities: Beastly Urban Histories. Burlington: Ashgate, 2012. 270 pp. $124.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4094-4655-2.

Reviewed by Chris Pearson (University of Liverpool) Published on H-Urban (May, 2013) Commissioned by Alexander Vari

The "Great Separation" of Animals and Humans in the Modern City

Author: 
Roisin Higgins
Reviewer: 
Jason Myers

Myers on Roisin Higgins, 'Transforming 1916: Meaning, Memory and the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Easter Rising'

Roisin Higgins. Transforming 1916: Meaning, Memory and the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Easter Rising. Cork: Cork University Press, 2012. 288 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85918-486-8.

Reviewed by Jason Myers (University of Denver) Published on H-Albion (May, 2013) Commissioned by Nicholas M. Wolf

Author: 
Ana Lucia Araujo, ed.
Reviewer: 
Chris Lloyd

Lloyd on Araujo, 'Politics of Memory: Making Slavery Visible in the Public Space'

Ana Lucia Araujo, ed. Politics of Memory: Making Slavery Visible in the Public Space. New York: Routledge, 2012. viii + 296 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-52692-0.

Reviewed by Chris Lloyd (Goldsmiths, University of London) Published on H-Memory (May, 2013) Commissioned by Linda Levitt

Navigating Slavery's Memories

Author: 
Charles J. Holden
Reviewer: 
Wayne Urban

Urban on Holden, 'The New Southern University: Academic Freedom and Liberalism at UNC'

Charles J. Holden. The New Southern University: Academic Freedom and Liberalism at UNC. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2012. 217 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-3438-3; ISBN 978-0-8131-3439-0.

Reviewed by Wayne Urban (University of Alabama) Published on H-NC (May, 2013) Commissioned by Judkin J. Browning

Is There Hope for Higher Education in the South?

Author: 
Charles D. Thompson Jr.
Reviewer: 
Bruce Stewart

Stewart on Thompson Jr., 'Spirits of Just Men: Mountaineers, Liquor Bosses, and Lawmen in the Moonshine Capital of the World'

Charles D. Thompson Jr. Spirits of Just Men: Mountaineers, Liquor Bosses, and Lawmen in the Moonshine Capital of the World. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2011. xxix + 269 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03512-8; $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07808-8.

Reviewed by Bruce Stewart Published on H-Appalachia (May, 2013) Commissioned by Steven Nash

Author: 
Thomas Kessner
Reviewer: 
Craig Morris

Morris on Kessner, 'The Flight of the Century: Charles Lindbergh and the Rise of American Aviation'

Thomas Kessner. The Flight of the Century: Charles Lindbergh and the Rise of American Aviation. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 336 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-993117-0.

Reviewed by Craig Morris (Auburn University) Published on H-War (May, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Charles Lindbergh: The Right Man for the Right Time

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