Author: 
Gerald Gutek, Patricia Gutek
Reviewer: 
David K. Graham

Graham on Gutek and Gutek, 'Pathways to the Presidency: A Guide to the Lives, Homes, and Museums of the U.S. Presidents'

Gerald Gutek, Patricia Gutek. Pathways to the Presidency: A Guide to the Lives, Homes, and Museums of the U.S. Presidents. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2011. Illustrations. 360 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-997-3; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57003-998-0.

Reviewed by David K. Graham Published on H-Memory (September, 2012) Commissioned by Linda Levitt

Author: 
Kassie Freeman, Ethan Johnson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jayne R. Beilke

Beilke on Freeman and Johnson, 'Education in the Black Diaspora: Perspectives, Challenges, and Prospects'

Kassie Freeman, Ethan Johnson, eds. Education in the Black Diaspora: Perspectives, Challenges, and Prospects. Routledge Research in Education Series. New York: Routledge, 2011. 214 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-89034-2.

Reviewed by Jayne R. Beilke (Department of Educational Studies, Ball State University Tchr Col) Published on H-Education (September, 2012) Commissioned by Jonathan Anuik

Author: 
David H. Sharp
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Richelson

Richelson on Sharp, 'The CIA's Greatest Covert Operation: Inside the Daring Mission to Recover a Nuclear-Armed Soviet Sub'

David H. Sharp. The CIA's Greatest Covert Operation: Inside the Daring Mission to Recover a Nuclear-Armed Soviet Sub. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2012. xiii + 328 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1834-7.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Richelson (National Security Archive) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Danielle De Lame, Ciraj Rassool, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sidney Kasfir

Kasfir on De Lame and Rassool, 'Popular Snapshots and Tracks to the Past: Cape Town, Nairobi, Lubumbashi'

Danielle De Lame, Ciraj Rassool, eds. Popular Snapshots and Tracks to the Past: Cape Town, Nairobi, Lubumbashi. Tervuren: Royal Museum for Central Africa, 2010. 294 pp. ISBN 978-90-74752-79-4.

Reviewed by Sidney Kasfir (Art History - Emory University) Published on H-AfrArts (September, 2012) Commissioned by Jean M. Borgatti

Performing Popular Culture and Public Memory: Tales of Three African Cities

Author: 
Sarah S. Stroup
Reviewer: 
Hans Schmitz

Schmitz on Stroup, 'Borders among Activists: International NGOs in the United States, Britain, and France'

Sarah S. Stroup. Borders among Activists: International NGOs in the United States, Britain, and France. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2012. x + 246 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5073-0.

Reviewed by Hans Schmitz (Syracuse University) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
William B. Milam
Reviewer: 
Subho Basu

Basu on Milam, 'Bangladesh and Pakistan: Flirting with Failure in South Asia'

William B. Milam. Bangladesh and Pakistan: Flirting with Failure in South Asia. New York: Columbia University Press, 2009. xii + 276 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70066-5.

Reviewed by Subho Basu Published on H-Asia (September, 2012) Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Bangladesh and Pakistan

Author: 
Yasmin Saikia
Reviewer: 
Chitralekha Zutshi

Zutshi on Saikia, 'Women, War, and the Making of Bangladesh: Remembering 1971'

Yasmin Saikia. Women, War, and the Making of Bangladesh: Remembering 1971. Durham: Duke University Press, 2011. xx + 311 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5021-7; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5038-5.

Reviewed by Chitralekha Zutshi (College of William and Mary) Published on H-Asia (September, 2012) Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
Laurie Nussdorfer
Reviewer: 
John Hunt

Hunt on Nussdorfer, 'Brokers of Public Trust: Notaries in Early Modern Rome'

Laurie Nussdorfer. Brokers of Public Trust: Notaries in Early Modern Rome. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. x + 354 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-9204-2.

Reviewed by John Hunt (Utah Valley University) Published on H-Italy (September, 2012) Commissioned by Gregory Hanlon

Writing and Power in Baroque Rome

Reviewer: 
Cheryl Bradbee

Bradbee on , 'MEFRIM: Melanges de l'Ecole française de Rome: Italie et Mediterranee, vol. 118, no. 1'

MEFRIM: Melanges de l'Ecole française de Rome: Italie et Mediterranee, vol. 118, no. 1. Rome: Ecole Francaise de Rome, 2006. 202 pp. ISSN 1724-2142.

Reviewed by Cheryl Bradbee (Dalhousie University) Published on H-Italy (September, 2012) Commissioned by Gregory Hanlon

The Waters of Rome

Author: 
Filippo de Vivo
Reviewer: 
Nina Lamal

Lamal on Vivo, 'Patrizi, informatori, barbieri: politica e comunicazione a Venezia nella prima età moderna'

Filippo de Vivo. Patrizi, informatori, barbieri: politica e comunicazione a Venezia nella prima età moderna. Milano: Feltrinelli, 2012. 466 pp. ISBN 978-88-07-10479-4.

Reviewed by Nina Lamal (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven) Published on H-Italy (September, 2012) Commissioned by Matt Vester

Lamal on De Vivo, Patrizi, informatori, barbieri

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