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Author: 
Febe Armanios, Boğaç A. Ergene
Reviewer: 
Laura Kitchings

Kitchings on Armanios and Ergene, 'Halal Food: A History'

Febe Armanios, Boğaç A. Ergene. Halal Food: A History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-026905-0.

Reviewed by Laura Kitchings (Boston University-Metropolitan College) Published on H-Environment (May, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (University of Idaho)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54707

Author: 
Edmund Russell
Reviewer: 
Stephanie Howard-Smith

Howard-Smith on Russell, 'Greyhound Nation: A Coevolutionary History of England, 1200-1900'

Edmund Russell. Greyhound Nation: A Coevolutionary History of England, 1200-1900. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 214 pp. $94.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-76209-0; $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-74505-5

Author: 
Marco Ferrari, Elisa Pasqual, Andrea Bagnato
Reviewer: 
Dani Inkpen

Inkpen on Ferrari and Pasqual and Bagnato, 'A Moving Border: Alpine Cartographies of Climate Change'

Marco Ferrari, Elisa Pasqual, Andrea Bagnato. A Moving Border: Alpine Cartographies of Climate Change. New York: Columbia Books on Architecture and the City. Columbia University Press, 2018. 227 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-941332-45-0

Author: 
Nicole Seymour
Reviewer: 
Jack Kredell

Kredell on Seymour, 'Bad Environmentalism: Irony and Irreverence in the Ecological Age'

Nicole Seymour. Bad Environmentalism: Irony and Irreverence in the Ecological Age. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2018. 316 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5179-0389-3.

Reviewed by Jack Kredell (University of Idaho) Published on H-Environment (May, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (University of Idaho)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54748

Author: 
Ann Elias
Reviewer: 
Samantha Muka

Muka on Elias, 'Coral Empire: Underwater Oceans, Colonial Tropics, Visual Modernity'

Ann Elias. Coral Empire: Underwater Oceans, Colonial Tropics, Visual Modernity. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. 296 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0382-3; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0318-2.

Reviewed by Samantha Muka (Stevens Institute of Technology) Published on H-Environment (April, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (University of Idaho)

Recent Roundtable Reviews

McCammack, 'Landscapes of Hope,' Roundtable Review, Vol. 9, No. 3 (2019)

Roundtable Review, Vol. 9, No. 3 (2019)

Title: Landscapes of Hope: Nature and the Great Migration in Chicago

Author: Brian McCammack

Commentators: J.T. Roane, Simon Balto, Kimberly Ruffin, Colin Fisher

Editor: Keith Makoto Woodhouse

Aso, 'Rubber and the Making of Vietnam,' Roundtable Review, Vol. 9, No. 2 (2019)

Roundtable Review, Vol. 9, No. 2 (2019)

Title: Rubber and the Making of Vietnam: An Ecological History, 1897-1975

Author: Michitake Aso

Commentators: Teresa Cribelli, Amy M. Hay, Stephen L. Harp, Pam McElwee

Editor: Kara Murphy Schlichting

Stuhl, 'Unfreezing the Arctic,' Roundtable Review, Vol. 9, No. 1 (2019)

Roundtable Review, Vol. 9, No. 1 (2019)

Title: Unfreezing the Arctic: Science, Colonialism, and the Transformation of Inuit Lands

Author: Andrew Stuhl

Commentators: Tina Adcock, Sverker Sörlin, Stephen Bocking, Andy Bruno

Editor: Christopher F. Jones