Author: 
W. Vincent Arnold
Reviewer: 
Paul Baxa

Baxa on Arnold, 'The Illusion of Victory: Fascist Propaganda and the Second World War'

W. Vincent Arnold. The Illusion of Victory: Fascist Propaganda and the Second World War. New York: Peter Lang, 1998. vi + 270 pp. $47.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8204-1895-7.

Reviewed by Paul Baxa (University of Toronto) Published on H-Italy (September, 1999)

Author: 
Gregory Hanlon
Reviewer: 
W. M. Reger

Reger on Hanlon, 'The Twilight of a Military Tradition: Italian Aristocrats and European Conflicts, 1560-1800'

Gregory Hanlon. The Twilight of a Military Tradition: Italian Aristocrats and European Conflicts, 1560-1800. New York: Holmes & Meier, 1998. xii + 371 pp. $24.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8419-1388-2; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8419-1387-5.

Reviewed by W. M. Reger (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Published on H-Italy (September, 1999)

Author: 
Stanton H. Burnett, Luca Mantovani
Reviewer: 
Stanislao G. Pugliese

Pugliese on Burnett and Mantovani, 'The Italian Guillotine: Operation Clean Hands and the Overthrow of Italy's First Republic'

Stanton H. Burnett, Luca Mantovani. The Italian Guillotine: Operation Clean Hands and the Overthrow of Italy's First Republic. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1998. xii + 332 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8878-4; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8877-7.

Reviewed by Stanislao G. Pugliese (Hofstra University) Published on H-Italy (September, 1999)

Author: 
Andrii Krawchuk
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Luchka Haigh

Haigh on Krawchuk, 'Christian Social Ethics in Ukraine: the Legacy of Andrei Sheptytsky'

Andrii Krawchuk. Christian Social Ethics in Ukraine: the Legacy of Andrei Sheptytsky. Edmonton: Canadian Institute for Ukrainian Studies Press, 1997. xxiv + 404 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-895937-04-6.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Luchka Haigh (Department of History, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Canada) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

Between Caesar and the Faith

Author: 
Alexander Etkind
Reviewer: 
George E. Snow

Snow on Etkind, 'Eros of the Impossible. The History of Psychoanalysis In Russia'

Alexander Etkind. Eros of the Impossible. The History of Psychoanalysis In Russia. Boulder, Colo: Westview Press, 1997. vii + 408 pp. $34.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-2712-9.

Reviewed by George E. Snow (Department of History, Shippensburg University) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

Freud vs. Marx: The Rise and Fall of Psychoanalysis in the SovietUnion

Author: 
Nicholas Rzhevsky, ed.
Reviewer: 
Susan Costanzo

Costanzo on Rzhevsky, 'The Cambridge Companion to Modern Russian Culture'

Nicholas Rzhevsky, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Modern Russian Culture. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. xxviii + 372 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-47218-0.

Reviewed by Susan Costanzo (Department of History, Western Washington University) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

Confirming the Canon

Author: 
Nancy Shields Kollmann
Reviewer: 
Charles J. Halperin

Halperin on Kollmann, 'By Honor Bound: State and Society in Early Modern Russia'

Nancy Shields Kollmann. By Honor Bound: State and Society in Early Modern Russia. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1999. xiii + 296 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3435-8.

Reviewed by Charles J. Halperin (Visiting Scholar, Russian and East European Institute, Indiana University) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

Muscovite Autocracy: Practice vs. Theory

Author: 
John McCannon
Reviewer: 
Eva M. Stolberg

Stolberg on McCannon, 'Red Arctic: Polar Exploration and the Myth of the North in the Soviet Union 1932-1939'

John McCannon. Red Arctic: Polar Exploration and the Myth of the North in the Soviet Union 1932-1939. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. 243 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-511436-2.

Reviewed by Eva M. Stolberg (Institute of Russian History, University of Bonn) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

In Search of a Soviet Klondike in the Tundra

Author: 
Graham Smith, Vivien Law, Andrew Wilson, Annette Bohr, Edward Allworth
Reviewer: 
Steven T. Duke

Duke on Smith and Law and Wilson and Bohr and Allworth, 'Nation-Building in the Post-Soviet Borderlands: The Politics of National Identities'

Graham Smith, Vivien Law, Andrew Wilson, Annette Bohr, Edward Allworth. Nation-Building in the Post-Soviet Borderlands: The Politics of National Identities. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998. xi + 293 pp. $47.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-59968-9; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-59045-7.

Reviewed by Steven T. Duke (Department of History, Brigham Young University) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

Author: 
Richard Hellie
Reviewer: 
Marshall T. Poe

Poe on Hellie, 'The Economy and Material Culture of Russia 1600-1725'

Richard Hellie. The Economy and Material Culture of Russia 1600-1725. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1999. xi + 671 pp. $42.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-32649-8.

Reviewed by Marshall T. Poe (University of Limerick, IRELAND.) Published on H-Russia (September, 1999)

Muscovy Like You've Never Seen It Before (You or Anyone Else)

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