Author: 
William D. Rubinstein
Reviewer: 
William Casebeer

Casebeer on Rubinstein, 'Genocide'

William D. Rubinstein. Genocide. Edinburgh Gate: Pearson Education, 2004. vii + 322 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-50601-5.

Reviewed by William Casebeer (National Security Affairs, Naval Postgraduate School) Published on H-Genocide (September, 2005)

A Provocative History of Targeted Mass Killings

Author: 
Eric D. Weitz
Reviewer: 
Wendy Theodore

Theodore on Eric D. Weitz, 'A Century of Genocide: Utopias of Race and Nation' and Weitz, 'Century of Genocide: Utopias of Race and Nation'

Eric D. Weitz. A Century of Genocide: Utopias of Race and Nation. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2003. 360 pp. Eric D. Weitz. Century of Genocide: Utopias of Race and Nation. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2003. 360 S. $29.95 (leinen), ISBN 978-0-691-00913-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-691-12271-7.

Author: 
Raymond B. Craib
Reviewer: 
Heidi Scott

Scott on Craib, 'Cartographic Mexico: A History of State Fixations and Fugitive Landscapes'

Raymond B. Craib. Cartographic Mexico: A History of State Fixations and Fugitive Landscapes. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. xviii + 300 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-3416-3.

Reviewed by Heidi Scott (Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of Wales, Aberystwyth) Published on H-HistGeog (September, 2005)

Author: 
John C.Weaver
Reviewer: 
Robin Butlin

Butlin on C.Weaver, 'The Great Land Rush and the Making of the Modern World, 1650-1900'

John C.Weaver. The Great Land Rush and the Making of the Modern World, 1650-1900. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2003. x + 497 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-2527-6.

Reviewed by Robin Butlin (School of Geography, University of Leeds) Published on H-HistGeog (September, 2005)

Author: 
Charles Good
Reviewer: 
Owen Kalinga

Kalinga on Good, 'The Steamer Parish: The Rise and Fall of Missionary Medicine on an African Frontier'

Charles Good. The Steamer Parish: The Rise and Fall of Missionary Medicine on an African Frontier. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004. xx + 487 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-30281-2; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-30282-9.

Reviewed by Owen Kalinga (North Carolina State University) Published on H-SAfrica (September, 2005)

Author: 
Russell Daye
Reviewer: 
Lyn Graybill

Graybill on Daye, 'Political Forgiveness: Lessons from South Africa'

Russell Daye. Political Forgiveness: Lessons from South Africa. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2004. xiv +210 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57075-490-6.

Reviewed by Lyn Graybill (Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology) Published on H-SAfrica (September, 2005)

The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC): A Case Study in Political Forgiveness

Author: 
Belinda Bozzoli
Reviewer: 
Gary Baines

Baines on Bozzoli, 'Theatres of Struggle and the End of Apartheid'

Belinda Bozzoli. Theatres of Struggle and the End of Apartheid. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2004. 208 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1599-3; (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-1941-2.

Reviewed by Gary Baines (Department of History, Rhodes University) Published on H-SAfrica (September, 2005)

An Emblematic Urban Struggle

Author: 
Otto J. Lehrack
Reviewer: 
Keith Kopets

Kopets on Lehrack, 'America's Battalion: Marines in the First Gulf War'

Otto J. Lehrack. America's Battalion: Marines in the First Gulf War. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2005. ix + 236 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1452-1.

Reviewed by Keith Kopets (U.S. Marine Corps) Published on H-War (September, 2005)

Keep Your Seabag Packed, Marine

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