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Author: 
Allen Paul
Reviewer: 
Markus Krzoska

Krzoska on Paul, 'Katyn: Stalin's Massacre and the Triumph of Truth'

Allen Paul. Katyn: Stalin's Massacre and the Triumph of Truth. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2010. xxiii + 422 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-634-1.

Reviewed by Markus Krzoska (Institute of History, University of Gießen) Published on H-HistGeog (July, 2011) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg

“Still there are trees growing which have seen this”

Author: 
Timothy Wilson
Reviewer: 
Julia K. Riedel

Riedel on Wilson, 'Frontiers of Violence: Conflict and Identity in Ulster and Upper Silesia, 1918-1922'

Timothy Wilson. Frontiers of Violence: Conflict and Identity in Ulster and Upper Silesia, 1918-1922. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. 288 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-958371-3.

Reviewed by Julia K. Riedel Published on H-HistGeog (May, 2011) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg

A Comparative Study of Ulster's and Upper Silesia's Violent Pasts

Author: 
Tracey Heatherington
Reviewer: 
Eric P. Perramond

Perramond on Heatherington, 'Wild Sardinia: Indigeneity and the Global Dreamtimes of Environmentalism'

Tracey Heatherington. Wild Sardinia: Indigeneity and the Global Dreamtimes of Environmentalism. Culture, Place, and Nature Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2010. Illustrations, glossary. 328 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98998-3; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98999-0.

Reviewed by Eric P. Perramond (Colorado College) Published on H-HistGeog (May, 2011) Commissioned by Robert M. Wilson

Author: 
Dean Bavington
Reviewer: 
Joseph Taylor

Taylor on Bavington, 'Managed Annihilation: An Unnatural History of the Newfoundland Cod Collapse'

Dean Bavington. Managed Annihilation: An Unnatural History of the Newfoundland Cod Collapse. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2010. xxxii + 186 pp. $94.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-1747-9; $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7748-1748-6.

Reviewed by Joseph Taylor Published on H-HistGeog (April, 2011) Commissioned by Robert M. Wilson

A View to a Kill, Newfoundland Style

Author: 
Pierre Brocheux, Daniel Hémery
Reviewer: 
Bruce Lockhart

Lockhart on Brocheux and Hémery, 'Indochina: An Ambiguous Colonization, 1858-1954'

Pierre Brocheux, Daniel Hémery. Indochina: An Ambiguous Colonization, 1858-1954. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xv + 490 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-24539-6.

Reviewed by Bruce Lockhart (Department of History, National University of Singapore) Published on H-HistGeog (April, 2011) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg

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