Author: 
Neal Garnham
Reviewer: 
Nathan D. Wells

Wells on Garnham, 'The Militia in Eighteenth-Century Ireland: In Defence of the Protestant Interest'

Neal Garnham. The Militia in Eighteenth-Century Ireland: In Defence of the Protestant Interest. Suffolk: Boydell Press, 2012. 208 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84383-724-4.

Reviewed by Nathan D. Wells (Quincy College) Published on H-War (April, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Frank Lee Holt
Reviewer: 
Nathan Albright

Albright on Holt, 'Lost World of the Golden King: In Search of Ancient Afghanistan'

Frank Lee Holt. Lost World of the Golden King: In Search of Ancient Afghanistan. Hellenistic Culture and Society Series. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2012. xxi + 343 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-27342-9.

Reviewed by Nathan Albright Published on H-War (April, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

A Numismatic History of the Bactrian Realm

Author: 
Sandra Reineke
Reviewer: 
Carol Atkinson

Atkinson on Reineke, 'Beauvoir and Her Sisters: The Politics of Women's Bodies in France'

Sandra Reineke. Beauvoir and Her Sisters: The Politics of Women's Bodies in France. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2011. xxii + 102 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03619-4.

Reviewed by Carol Atkinson Published on Jhistory (April, 2013) Commissioned by Heidi Tworek

Promoting Communities of Women: Sisterhood and French Publications

Author: 
Peter Mack
Reviewer: 
Brian J. Maxson

Maxson on Mack, 'A History of Renaissance Rhetoric 1380-1620'

Peter Mack. A History of Renaissance Rhetoric 1380-1620. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. vii + 345 pp. $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-959728-4.

Reviewed by Brian J. Maxson (East Tennessee State University) Published on H-HRE (April, 2013) Commissioned by Amy R. Caldwell

Author: 
Gideon Freudenthal
Reviewer: 
Timothy S. Quinn

Quinn on Freudenthal, 'No Religion without idolatry: Mendelssohn's Jewish Enlightenment'

Gideon Freudenthal. No Religion without idolatry: Mendelssohn's Jewish Enlightenment. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2012. xi + 332 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-268-02890-9.

Reviewed by Timothy S. Quinn (Xavier University) Published on H-Judaic (April, 2013) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Enlightened Religion

Author: 
Nathaniel Deutsch
Reviewer: 
Elissa Bemporad

Bemporad on Deutsch, 'The Jewish Dark Continent: Life and Death in the Russian Pale of Settlement'

Nathaniel Deutsch. The Jewish Dark Continent: Life and Death in the Russian Pale of Settlement. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2011. 374 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-04728-0.

Reviewed by Elissa Bemporad (Queens College, The City University of New York) Published on H-Judaic (April, 2013) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Author: 
Thomas C. Mills
Reviewer: 
Monica A. Rankin

Rankin on Mills, 'Post-War Planning on the Periphery: Anglo-American Economic Diplomacy in South America, 1939-1945'

Thomas C. Mills. Post-War Planning on the Periphery: Anglo-American Economic Diplomacy in South America, 1939-1945. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012. x + 283 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-4388-2.

Reviewed by Monica A. Rankin (University of Texas at Dallas) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2013) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Factions and Frenemies: Anglo-American Wartime Diplomacy in South America

Author: 
Henry R. Nau, Deepa Mary Ollapally, eds.
Reviewer: 
Meredith Oyen

Oyen on Nau and Ollapally, 'Worldviews of Aspiring Powers: Domestic Foreign Policy Debates in China, India, Iran, Japan and Russia'

Henry R. Nau, Deepa Mary Ollapally, eds. Worldviews of Aspiring Powers: Domestic Foreign Policy Debates in China, India, Iran, Japan and Russia. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 258 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-993747-9; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-993749-3.

Reviewed by Meredith Oyen (University of Maryland Baltimore County) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2013) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Lisa Silverman
Reviewer: 
Howard N. Lupovitch

Lupovitch on Silverman, 'Becoming Austrians: Jews and Culture between the World Wars'

Lisa Silverman. Becoming Austrians: Jews and Culture between the World Wars. Oxford University Press, 2012. xi + 334 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-979484-3.

Reviewed by Howard N. Lupovitch (Dept. of History, University of Western Ontario) Published on H-Antisemitism (April, 2013) Commissioned by Philipp Nielsen

To Be Different Is to Be Jewish

Author: 
Joseph F. Zimmerman
Reviewer: 
Daniel Macfarlane

Macfarlane on Zimmerman, 'Interstate Water Compacts: Intergovernmental Efforts to Manage America's Water Resources'

Joseph F. Zimmerman. Interstate Water Compacts: Intergovernmental Efforts to Manage America's Water Resources. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2012. xiii + 252 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4447-5.

Reviewed by Daniel Macfarlane Published on H-Environment (April, 2013) Commissioned by David T. Benac

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