H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 14 Aug 2023 - 21 Aug 2023

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between 14 Aug 2023 and 21 Aug 2023.

Reviewed for H-Early-America by Thomas M. Truxes
   Smith, Edmond.  _Merchants: The Community That Shaped England's
   Trade and Empire, 1550-1650_.  New Haven: Yale University Press,
   2021.  Illustrations. 376 pp.  $32.50, ISBN 978-0-300-26449-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58089

Reviewed for H-AmIndian by Aubrey Lauersdorf
   Greene, Lance.  _Their Determination to Remain: A Cherokee
   Community's Resistance to the Trail of Tears in North Carolina_.
   Tuscaloosa, Alabama: University of Alabama Press, 2022.  200 pp.
   $54.95, ISBN 978-0-8173-2112-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58260

Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Charlotte Högberg
   Casini, Silvia.  _Giving Bodies Back to Data: Image Makers,
   Bricolage, and Reinvention in Magnetic Resonance Technology_.
   Leonardo Series. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2021.  Illustrations. 312
   pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-262-36220-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58309

Reviewed for H-SAfrica by Alois Mlambo
   Scarnecchia, Timothy.  _Race and Diplomacy in Zimbabwe: The Cold
   War and Decolonization, 1960-1984_.  Cambridge: Cambridge
   University Press, 2020.  320 pp.  $29.99, ISBN 978-1-00-928170-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58547

Reviewed for H-Environment by Jay Roszman
   Read, Charles.  _Great Famine in Ireland and Britain’s Financial
   Crisis, The_.  People, Markets, Goods: Economies and Societies in
   History Series. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2022.  Illustrations.
   366 pp.  $36.95, ISBN 978-1-78327-727-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58564
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Reviewed for H-War by Peter Molin
   Hull, Christopher.  _Our Man Down in Havana: The Story Behind
   Graham Greene's Cold War Spy Novel_.  New York: Pegasus Books,
   2019.  352 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-1-64313-018-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58682
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Reviewed for H-Asia by Michael Nylan
   Hunter, Michael.  _Poetics of Early Chinese Thought: How the
   Shijing Shaped the Chinese Philosophical Tradition, The_.  New
   York: Columbia University Press, 2021.  228 pp.  $145.00, ISBN
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58706
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Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Robert Caldwell
   Cole, Peter.  _Dockworker Power: Race and Activism in Durban and
   the San Francisco Bay Area_.  Working Class in American History
   Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018.  310 pp.
   $35.00, ISBN 978-0-252-08376-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58849

Reviewed for H-War by Alexander Reineke
   Shellum, Brian G..  _Buffalo Soldiers in Alaska: Company L,
   Twenty-Fourth Infantry_.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press,
   2021.  Illustrations. 386 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-1-4962-2844-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58923

Reviewed for H-Environment by Tracy Ensor
   Wilson, Catharine Anne.  _Being Neighbours: Cooperative Work and
   Rural Culture, 1830–1960_.  McGill-Queen's Rural, Wildland, and
   Resource Studies Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University
   Press, 2022.  Illustrations, tables. 448 pp.  $140.00, ISBN 978-0-
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58928
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Helen Anne Curry
   Rogers, Thomas D..  _Agriculture's Energy: The Trouble with
   Ethanol in Brazil's Green Revolution_.  Chapel Hill: University of
   North Carolina Press, 2022.  Illustrations, maps. 306 pp.  $99.00,
   ISBN 978-1-4696-7044-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=58999
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Reviewed for H-War by Nick Blas
   Colby, Elbridge A..  _Strategy of Denial: American Defense in an
   Age of Great Power Conflict, The_.  New Haven: Yale University
   Press, 2021.  xxi + 356 pp.  $36.00, ISBN 978-0-300-25643-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59143
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Reviewed for H-Africa by Gregory H. Maddox
   Fuchs, Lisa Elena.  _Political Ecology of Kenya's Mau Forest: The
   Land, the Trees, and the People, A_.  Suffolk: James Currey, 2023.
   xx + 384 pp.  $135.00, ISBN 978-1-84701-347-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59223

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Freddy Foks
   Dillon, Niamh.  _Homeward Bound: Return Migration from Ireland and
   India at the End of the British Empire_.  The Glucksman Irish
   Diaspora Series, 5. New York: New York University Press, 2023.  x
   + 245 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-1-4798-1731-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59228
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Casey C. Monroe
   Thorpe, J. Craig.  _Railroads, Art, and American Life_.
   Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2023.  206 pp.  $40.00,
   ISBN 978-0-253-06536-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59269

Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Anthony Preus
   Aristotle; Reeve, C. D. C..  _Aristotle's Chemistry: On Coming to
   Be and Passing Away Meteorology 1.1–3, 4.1–12_.  Cambridge:
   Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., 2023.  276 pp.  $24.00, ISBN
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59366

Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Shatrunjay Mall
   Liu, Xinru.  _Early Buddhist Society: The World of Gautama
   Buddha_.  Albany: SUNY Press, 2022.  xv + 207 pp.  $95.00, ISBN
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59374
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Ellen Hagen
   Petrosillo, Sara.  _Hawking Women: Falconry, Gender, and Control
   in Medieval Literary Culture_.  Interventions: New Studies
   Medieval Cult. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2023.  xii +
   200 pp.  $99.95, ISBN 978-0-8142-1548-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59541
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Robert Adcock
   Pardo-Guerra, Juan Pablo.  _Quantified Scholar: How Research
   Evaluations Transformed the British Social Sciences, The_.  New
   York: Columbia University Press, 2022.  xi + 258 pp.  $140.00,
   ISBN 978-0-231-19780-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59553
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Tarquin Holmes
   Wintersteen, Kristin A..  _Fishmeal Revolution: The
   Industrialization of the Humboldt Current Ecosystem_.  Oakland:
   University of California Press, 2021.  xvii + 225 pp.  $29.95,
   ISBN 978-0-520-37963-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=59596
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