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Author: 
Robert H. Kargon, Karen Fiss, Morris Low, Arthur P. Molella
Reviewer: 
Adrianna Link

Link on Kargon and Fiss and Low and Molella, 'World's Fairs on the Eve of War: Science, Technology, and Modernity, 1937-1942'


Robert H. Kargon, Karen Fiss, Morris Low, Arthur P. Molella. World's Fairs on the Eve of War: Science, Technology, and Modernity, 1937-1942. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015. Illustrations. 216 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4444-7.

Reviewed by Adrianna Link (Johns Hopkins University)
Published on H-War (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Brendan Simms
Reviewer: 
Christopher Arnold

Arnold on Simms, 'The Longest Afternoon: The 400 Men Who Decided the Battle of Waterloo'


Brendan Simms. The Longest Afternoon: The 400 Men Who Decided the Battle of Waterloo. New York: Basic Books, 2014. 160 pp. $24.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-06482-3.

Reviewed by Christopher Arnold (Lamar University)
Published on H-War (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Christian Caryl
Reviewer: 
Javan D. Frazier

Frazier on Caryl, 'Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century'


Christian Caryl. Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century. New York: Basic Books, 2013. 407 pp. $38.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-01838-3; $17.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-465-06567-7.

Reviewed by Javan D. Frazier (Middle Georgia State College)
Published on H-War (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Jenny MacLeod
Reviewer: 
Jennifer L. Paxton

Paxton on MacLeod, 'Gallipoli'


Jenny MacLeod. Gallipoli. Great Battles Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 256 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-964487-2.

Reviewed by Jennifer L. Paxton (Texas A&M Kingsville)
Published on H-War (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey