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Author: 
Nancy Shoemaker
Reviewer: 
Edward D. Melillo

Melillo on Shoemaker, 'Pursuing Respect in the Cannibal Isles: Americans in Nineteenth-Century Fiji'

Nancy Shoemaker. Pursuing Respect in the Cannibal Isles: Americans in Nineteenth-Century Fiji. The United States in the World Series. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 352 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-4034-3

Author: 
Heather Marie Stur
Reviewer: 
Jessica M. Frazier

Frazier on Stur, 'Saigon at War: South Vietnam and the Global Sixties'

Heather Marie Stur. Saigon at War: South Vietnam and the Global Sixties. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 292 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-61411-2.

Reviewed by Jessica M. Frazier (University of Rhode Island) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Martyn Jolly, Elisa DeCourcy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Veronica Johnson

Johnson on Jolly and DeCourcy, 'The Magic Lantern at Work: Witnessing, Persuading, Experiencing and Connecting'

Martyn Jolly, Elisa DeCourcy, eds. The Magic Lantern at Work: Witnessing, Persuading, Experiencing and Connecting. Routledge Studies in Cultural History Series. New York: Routledge, 2020. Illustrations. 228 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-367-32256-4.

Reviewed by Veronica Johnson (National University of Ireland, Galway) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
David Webster
Reviewer: 
Bradley R. Simpson

Simpson on Webster, 'Challenge the Strong Wind: Canada and East Timor, 1975-99'

David Webster. Challenge the Strong Wind: Canada and East Timor, 1975-99. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2020. 312 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-6297-4.

Reviewed by Bradley R. Simpson (University of Connecticut) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Vincent Brown
Reviewer: 
Christine Walker

Walker on Brown, 'Tacky's Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War'

Vincent Brown. Tacky's Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2020. viii + 320 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-73757-0

Reviewed by Christine Walker (Yale-NUS College) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)