Author: 
Larry Eugene Rivers
Reviewer: 
Philip Smith

Smith on Rivers, 'Rebels and Runaways: Slave Resistance in Nineteenth-Century Florida'

Larry Eugene Rivers. Rebels and Runaways: Slave Resistance in Nineteenth-Century Florida. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2012. Illustrations. 221 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03691-0.

Reviewed by Philip Smith (Texas A&M University) Published on H-Florida (April, 2013) Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer

New Horizons of Resistance

Author: 
Bill Grueskin, Ava Seave, Lucas Graves, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kate Edenborg

Edenborg on Grueskin and Seave and Graves, 'The Story So Far: What We Know about the Business of Digital Journalism'

Bill Grueskin, Ava Seave, Lucas Graves, eds. The Story So Far: What We Know about the Business of Digital Journalism. Columbia Journalism Review Books Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011. 139 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-16027-8.

Reviewed by Kate Edenborg (University of Wisconsin-Stout) Published on Jhistory (April, 2013) Commissioned by Heidi Tworek

Awakening the Rules of Engagement

Author: 
Benjamin Claude Brower
Reviewer: 
Matthew Lauzon

Lauzon on Brower, 'A Desert Named Peace: The Violence of France's Empire in the Algerian Sahara, 1844-1902'

Benjamin Claude Brower. A Desert Named Peace: The Violence of France's Empire in the Algerian Sahara, 1844-1902. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011. 480 pp. $26.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-15493-2.

Reviewed by Matthew Lauzon Published on H-Empire (April, 2013) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

French Colonial Expansion and Violence in the Algerian Sahara

Author: 
Arne De Boever, Alex Murray, Jon Roffe, Ashley Woodward, eds.
Reviewer: 
Wil Kaiser

Kaiser on De Boever and Murray and Roffe and Woodward, 'Gilbert Simondon: Being and Technology'

Arne De Boever, Alex Murray, Jon Roffe, Ashley Woodward, eds. Gilbert Simondon: Being and Technology. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012. 216 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-4525-1.

Reviewed by Wil Kaiser (Jacksonville University) Published on H-Disability (April, 2013) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison

Author: 
Stephanie McSpirit, Lynne Faltraco, Conner Bailey, eds.
Reviewer: 
John T. Becker

Becker on McSpirit and Faltraco and Bailey, 'Confronting Ecological Crisis in Appalachia and the South: University and Community Partnerships'

Stephanie McSpirit, Lynne Faltraco, Conner Bailey, eds. Confronting Ecological Crisis in Appalachia and the South: University and Community Partnerships. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2012. xiii + 269 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-3619-6.

Reviewed by John T. Becker (Texas Tech University) Published on H-Kentucky (April, 2013) Commissioned by Richard C. Smoot

Author: 
Aaron W. Hughes, Elliot R. Wolfson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Steven Kepnes

Kepnes on Hughes and Wolfson, 'New Directions in Jewish Philosophy'

Aaron W. Hughes, Elliot R. Wolfson, eds. New Directions in Jewish Philosophy. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010. x + 362 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-30031-7; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-22164-3.

Reviewed by Steven Kepnes (Colgate University) Published on H-Judaic (April, 2013) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

Beyond the Lines of History

Author: 
Shiri Goren Lara Rabinovitch, Hannah S. Pressman, eds.
Reviewer: 
Zelda Kahan Newman

Kahan Newman on Lara Rabinovitch, 'Choosing Yiddish: New Frontiers of Language and Culture'

Shiri Goren Lara Rabinovitch, Hannah S. Pressman, eds. Choosing Yiddish: New Frontiers of Language and Culture. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2013. 360 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8143-3444-7.

Reviewed by Zelda Kahan Newman (Lehman College) Published on H-Judaic (April, 2013) Commissioned by Jason Kalman

What We Are Choosing When We're "Choosing Yiddish"

Author: 
Konrad H. Jarausch, Klaus Jochen Arnold, eds.
Reviewer: 
David Wildermuth

Wildermuth on Jarausch and Arnold, '"Das stille Sterben...": Feldpostbriefe von Konrad Jarausch aus Polen und Russland, 1939-1942'

Konrad H. Jarausch, Klaus Jochen Arnold, eds. "Das stille Sterben...": Feldpostbriefe von Konrad Jarausch aus Polen und Russland, 1939-1942. Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2008. 387 pp. EUR 15.90 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-506-76546-8.

Reviewed by David Wildermuth (Shippensburg University) Published on H-War (April, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Yuki Miyamoto
Reviewer: 
Roger Chapman

Chapman on Miyamoto, 'Beyond the Mushroom Cloud: Commemoration, Religion, and Responsibility after Hiroshima'

Yuki Miyamoto. Beyond the Mushroom Cloud: Commemoration, Religion, and Responsibility after Hiroshima. Bordering Religions: Concepts, Conflicts, and Conversations Series. New York: Fordham University Press, 2012. 160 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-4050-0; $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-4051-7.

Author: 
Benjamin Robinson
Reviewer: 
Peter C. Caldwell

Caldwell on Beilharz, 'Socialism and Modernity' and Robinson, 'The Skin of the System: On Germany's Socialist Modernity'

Peter Beilharz. Socialism and Modernity. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009. xix + 225 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-6085-8; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-6086-5.Benjamin Robinson. The Skin of the System: On Germany's Socialist Modernity. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009. ix + 355 pp. Illustrations. $67.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-6247-2; $67.50 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-8047-7248-8.

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