Author: 
David C. Hammack, ed.
Reviewer: 
Milton Goldin

Goldin on Hammack, 'Making the Nonprofit Sector in the United States: A Reader'

David C. Hammack, ed. Making the Nonprofit Sector in the United States: A Reader. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998. xix + 481 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33489-3.

Reviewed by Milton Goldin (National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS)) Published on H-Business (April, 1999)

Author: 
Noel E. Firth, James H. Noren
Reviewer: 
David Engerman

Engerman on Firth and Noren, 'Soviet Defense Spending: A History of CIA Estimates, 1950-1990'

Noel E. Firth, James H. Noren. Soviet Defense Spending: A History of CIA Estimates, 1950-1990. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1998. xix + 291 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-805-5.

Reviewed by David Engerman (Department of History, University of California-Berkeley) Published on H-Diplo (April, 1999)

Military Intelligence

Author: 
Jurgen Osterhammel
Reviewer: 
Michael D. Callahan

Callahan on Osterhammel, 'Colonialism: A Theoretical Overview'

Jurgen Osterhammel. Colonialism: A Theoretical Overview. Princeton, N.J.: Markus Wiener Publishers, 1997. 146 pp. $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55876-130-8; $42.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55876-129-2.

Reviewed by Michael D. Callahan (Kettering University) Published on H-Diplo (April, 1999)

Author: 
Henry Near
Reviewer: 
Alan F. Benjamin

Benjamin on Near, 'The Kibbutz Movement: A History'

Henry Near. The Kibbutz Movement: A History. London/Portland, Oregon: Vallentine Mitchell, 1997. xii + 418 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-874774-06-8.

Reviewed by Alan F. Benjamin (Department of Anthropology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) Published on H-Judaic (April, 1999)

Author: 
David Barry Gaspar, David Patrick Geggus, eds.
Reviewer: 
Lauren Derby

Derby on Gaspar and Geggus, 'A Turbulent Time: The French Revolution and the Greater Caribbean'

David Barry Gaspar, David Patrick Geggus, eds. A Turbulent Time: The French Revolution and the Greater Caribbean. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. xiii + 272 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33247-9.

Reviewed by Lauren Derby (University of Chicago) Published on H-LatAm (April, 1999)

Author: 
William M. LeoGrande
Reviewer: 
Lester D. Langley

Langley on LeoGrande, 'Our Own Backyard: The United States in Central America, 1977-1992'

William M. LeoGrande. Our Own Backyard: The United States in Central America, 1977-1992. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. xvi + 773 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2395-8.

Reviewed by Lester D. Langley (University of Georgia) Published on H-LatAm (April, 1999)

An Inner History of U.S. Policy in Central America in the Carter and Reagan Years

Author: 
Donald Harman Akenson
Reviewer: 
Bruce Taylor

Taylor on Akenson, 'If the Irish Ran the World: Montserrat, 1630-1730'

Donald Harman Akenson. If the Irish Ran the World: Montserrat, 1630-1730. London and Buffalo: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1997. xi + 273 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-1686-1; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-1630-4.

Reviewed by Bruce Taylor (University of Dayton) Published on H-LatAm (April, 1999)

Author: 
A. Kim Clark
Reviewer: 
George M. Lauderbaugh

Lauderbaugh on Clark, 'The Redemptive Work: Railway and Nation in Ecuador, 1895-1930'

A. Kim Clark. The Redemptive Work: Railway and Nation in Ecuador, 1895-1930. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1998. 244 pp. $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2674-1.

Reviewed by George M. Lauderbaugh (Division of Arts and Sciences, Troy State University in Montgomery) Published on H-LatAm (April, 1999)

Author: 
Anita Brenner, George R. Leighton
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Brenner and Leighton, 'The Wind that Swept Mexico: The History of the Mexican Revolution, 1910-1942'

Anita Brenner, George R. Leighton. The Wind that Swept Mexico: The History of the Mexican Revolution, 1910-1942. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1996. iii + 310 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-292-79024-7.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-LatAm (April, 1999)

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