Author: 
Mark Shaw
Reviewer: 
Joan Wardrop

Wardrop on Shaw, 'Crime and Policing in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Transforming under Fire'

Mark Shaw. Crime and Policing in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Transforming under Fire. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002. xvii + 169 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34124-2; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21537-6.

Reviewed by Joan Wardrop (Associate Professor, Department of Social Sciences, Curtin University of Technology) Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2004)

Author: 
John Crawford, Ian McGibbon, eds.
Reviewer: 
Tom Brooking

Brooking on Crawford and McGibbon, 'One Flag, One Queen, One Tongue: New Zealand, the British Empire and the South African War, 1899-1902'

John Crawford, Ian McGibbon, eds. One Flag, One Queen, One Tongue: New Zealand, the British Empire and the South African War, 1899-1902. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2003. xii + 225 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-86940-293-8.

Reviewed by Tom Brooking (Associate Professor of History, University of Otago) Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2004)

Author: 
Leslie Witz
Reviewer: 
Saul Dubow

Dubow on Witz, 'Apartheid's Festival: Contesting South Africa's National Pasts'

Leslie Witz. Apartheid's Festival: Contesting South Africa's National Pasts. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2003. xii + 324 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34271-3.

Reviewed by Saul Dubow (University of Sussex) Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2004)

Author: 
Ann Waswo
Reviewer: 
Bill Sewell

Sewell on Waswo, 'Housing in Postwar Japan: A Social History'

Ann Waswo. Housing in Postwar Japan: A Social History. London: Routledge, 2002. x + 145 pp. $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7007-1517-6.

Reviewed by Bill Sewell (Department of History, Saint Mary's University) Published on H-US-Japan (June, 2004)

Narrow Confines--by Design

Author: 
Don Erler
Reviewer: 
Laura L. McLemore

McLemore on Erler, 'Lone Star State of Mind: A Former Political Theorist Explores Real World Issues'

Don Erler. Lone Star State of Mind: A Former Political Theorist Explores Real World Issues. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2002. xiv + 181 pp. $69.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7391-0449-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7391-0450-7.

Reviewed by Laura L. McLemore (Austin College) Published on H-Texas (June, 2004)

The News From Texas

Author: 
Benjamin Heber Johnson
Reviewer: 
Victoria Hennessey Cummins

Cummins on Johnson, 'Revolution in Texas: How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Suppression Turned Mexicans into Americans'

Benjamin Heber Johnson. Revolution in Texas: How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Suppression Turned Mexicans into Americans. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. 272 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-09425-1.

Reviewed by Victoria Hennessey Cummins (Department of History, Austin College) Published on H-Texas (June, 2004)

Author: 
Yonatan Reshef, Sandra Rastin
Reviewer: 
Kevin Brushett

Brushett on Reshef and Rastin, 'Unions in the Time of Revolution: Government Restructuring in Alberta and Ontario'

Yonatan Reshef, Sandra Rastin. Unions in the Time of Revolution: Government Restructuring in Alberta and Ontario. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. xviii + 279 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8753-9.

Reviewed by Kevin Brushett (Royal Military College of Canada) Published on H-Canada (June, 2004)

Author: 
Kenneth J. Banks
Reviewer: 
Tim Pearson

Pearson on Banks, 'Chasing Empire across the Sea: Communications and the State in the French Atlantic, 1713-1763'

Kenneth J. Banks. Chasing Empire across the Sea: Communications and the State in the French Atlantic, 1713-1763. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2002. x + 319 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-2444-6.

Reviewed by Tim Pearson (Department of History, McGill University) Published on H-Canada (June, 2004)

Author: 
Yonatan Reshef, Sandra Rastin
Reviewer: 
Kevin Brushett

Brushett on Reshef and Rastin, 'Unions in the Time of Revolution: Government Restructuring in Alberta and Ontario'

Yonatan Reshef, Sandra Rastin. Unions in the Time of Revolution: Government Restructuring in Alberta and Ontario. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. xviii + 279 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8753-9.

Reviewed by Kevin Brushett (Royal Military College of Canada) Published on H-Canada (June, 2004)

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