H-Net reviews posted to the web 17 Feb 2014 - 24 Feb 2014

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Subject:    H-Net reviews posted to the web 17 Feb 2014 - 24 Feb 2014
Date:    Mon, February 24, 2014 10:07 am

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
17 Feb 2014 and 24 Feb 2014.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Jonathan D. Ablard
    McNeill, J. R..  _Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater
    Caribbean, 1620-1914_.  New Approaches to the Americas Series.
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.  371 pp.  $90.00,
    ISBN 978-0-521-45286-1.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Denis Heyck
    Rogers, Thomas D..  _Deepest Wounds: A Labor and Environmental
    History of Sugar in Northeast Brazil, The_.  Chapel Hill:
    University of North Carolina Press, 2010.  xvi + 302 pp.  $65.00,
    ISBN 978-0-8078-3433-6.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Adriana Novoa
    Bell, Stephen.  _Life in Shadow: Aime Bonpland in Southern South
    America, 1817-1858, A_.  Stanford: Stanford University Press,
    2010.  336 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-5260-2.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Belén Rodríguez Mourelo
    Jime?nez Roma?n, Miriam; Flores, Juan, eds..  _Afro-Latin@ Reader:
    History and Culture in the United States, The_.  Durham: Duke
    University Press, 2010.  xiv + 566 pp.  $99.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Mariana P. Candido
    Nwokeji, G. Ugo.  _Slave Trade and Culture in the Bight of Biafra:
    An African Society in the Atlantic World, The_.  New York:
    Cambridge University Press, 2010.  xxiv + 279 pp.  $87.00, ISBN

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Sonia Bartol
    Greenfield, Sidney M..  _Spirits with Scalpels: The Cultural
    Biology of Religious Healing in Brazil_.  Walnut Creek: Left Coast
    Press, 2008.  239 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-1-59874-367-8.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Vera Reber
    Pineda, Yovanna.  _Industrial Development in a Frontier Economy:
    The Industrialization of Argentina, 1890-1930_.  Social Science
    History Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009.
    Tables, graphs. xiii + 209 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-5983-0.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Karen Racine
    McMichael, Andrew.  _Atlantic Loyalties: Americans in Spanish West
    Florida, 1785-1810_.  Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2008.
    xii + 226 pp.  $59.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-3004-4.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Stephen Allen
    Herna?ndez, Lou.  _Rise of the Latin American Baseball Leagues,
    1947-1961: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Nicaragua,
    Panama, Puerto Rico and Venezuela, The_.  Jefferson: McFarland,
    2011.  ix + 402 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-0-7864-6384-8.

Reviewed for H-Urban by Erika Quinn
    Scott, Derek B..  _Sounds of the Metropolis: The 19th-Century
    Popular Music Revolution in London, New York, Paris and Vienna_.
    New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.  viii + 304 pp.  $45.00,
    ISBN 978-0-19-530946-1.

Reviewed for H-Asia by Jinah Kim
    Buescher, Hartmut.  _Catalogue of Sanskrit Manuscripts: Early
    Acquisitions and the Nepal Collection_.  Copenhagen: NIAS, 2011.
    xxii + 263 pp.  $180.00, ISBN 978-87-7694-077-5.

Reviewed for H-German by Sarah E. Summers
    Hanshew, Karrin.  _Terror and Democracy in West Germany_.
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.  290 pp.  $99.00,
    ISBN 978-1-107-01737-5.

Reviewed for H-German by David Coury
    Jikeli, Gunther.  _Antisemitismus und
    Diskriminierungswahrnehmungen junger Muslime in Europa: Ergebnisse
    einer Studie unter jungen muslimischen Ma?nnern_.  Essen:
    Klartext-Verlagsges, 2012.  342 pp.  EUR 29.90, ISBN 978-3-8375-

Reviewed for H-War by Jacqueline Whitt
    MacLeish, Kenneth T..  _Making War at Fort Hood: Life and
    Uncertainty in a Military Community_.  Princeton: Princeton
    University Press, 2013.  280 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-691-15274-5.

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Jonathan Kearney
    Schoenfeld, Devorah.  _Isaac on Jewish and Christian Altars:
    Polemic and Exegesis in Rashi and the Glossa Ordinaria_.  Fordham
    Series in Medieval Studies. New York: Fordham University Press,
    2013.  ix + 229 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8232-4349-5.

Reviewed for H-Urban by Howard N. Lupovitch
    Coenen Snyder, Saskia.  _Building a Public Judaism: Synagogues and
    Jewish Identity in Nineteenth-Century Europe_.  Cambridge: Harvard
    University Press, 2013.  360 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-0-674-05989-4.

Reviewed for H-1960s by Jessica Lancia
    Vantoch, Victoria.  _Jet Sex: Airline Stewardesses and the Making
    of an American Icon_.  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania
    Press, 2013.  287 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-8122-4481-6.

Reviewed for H-Antisemitism by Tim Grady
    Hank, Sabine;  Simon, Hermann; Hank, Uwe, eds..  _Feldrabbiner in
    den Streitkräften ds Ersten Weltkrieges_.  Berlin: Hentrich und
    Hentrich, 2013.  624 pp.  EUR 48.00, ISBN 978-3-938485-76-7.

Reviewed for H-War by Nikolaus Overtoom
    Cartledge, Paul.  _After Thermopylae: The Oath of Plataea and the
    End of the Graeco-Persian Wars_.  Emblems of Antiquity Series.
    Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.  Maps, illustrations. xxx +
    203 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-0-19-974732-0.

Reviewed for H-Law by Dominic DeBrincat
    Dyer, Justin Buckley.  _Natural Law and the Antislavery
    Constitutional Tradition_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
    2012.  x + 197 pp.  $91.00, ISBN 978-1-107-01363-6.

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Sultan Barakat
    Kamrava, Mehran.  _Qatar: Small State, Big Politics_.  Ithaca:
    Cornell University Press, 2013.  232 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-8014-

Reviewed for H-Migration by Frank Caestecker
    Insa Meinen,  Ahlrich Meyer.  _Verfolgt von Land zu Land. Jüdische
    Flüchtlinge in Westeuropa 1938-1944_.  Paderborn: Schoeningh
    Ferdinand, 2013.  332 pp.  EUR 39.90, ISBN 978-3-506-77564-1.

Reviewed for H-Law by William Pruitt
    Tonry, Michael H., ed..  _Prosecutors and Politics: A Comparative
    Perspective_.  Crime and Justice, Volume 41. Chicago: University
    of Chicago Press, 2012.  400 pp.  $90.00, ISBN 978-0-226-00967-4.

Reviewed for H-War by Laurence M. Burke
    Rossano, Geoffrey L., ed..  _Hero of the Angry Sky: The World War
    I Diary and Letters of David S.Ingalls, America's First Naval
    Ace_.  Athens: Ohio University Press, 2013.  350 pp.  $28.95, ISBN

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Kristian Coates Ulrichsen
    Amar, Paul; Prashad, Vijay, eds..  _Dispatches from the Arab
    Spring: Understanding the New Middle East_.  Minneapolis:
    University of Minnesota Press, 2013.  368 pp.  $69.00, ISBN 978-0-

Reviewed for H-Migration by Donna R. Gabaccia
    Schrover, Marlou; Moloney, Deirdre M., eds..  _Gender, Migration
    and Categorisation: Making Distinctions between Migrants in
    Western Countries, 1945-2010_.  Amsterdam: Amsterdam University
    Press, 2013.  272 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-90-8964-573-9.

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Ole Holsti
    Erickson, Paul; Klein, Judy L.; Daston, Lorraine; Lemov, Rebecca;
    Sturm, Thomas; Gordin, Michael D..  _How Reason Almost Lost Its
    Mind: The Strange Career of Cold War Rationality_.  Chicago:
    University of Chicago Press, 2013.  Illustrations. 272 pp.
    $35.00, ISBN 978-0-226-04663-1.

Reviewed for H-SAfrica by Chloé Buire
    Federico, Veronica.  _Citoyenneté et participation politique en
    Afrique du Sud_.  Paris: l'Harmattan, DL 2012.  1 vol. (385 pp.)
    , ISBN 978-2-296-99208-5.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Matthias Pohlig
    Tricoire, Damien.  _Mit Gott rechnen:  Katholische Reform und
    politisches Kalkül in Frankreich, Bayern und Polen-Litauen_.
    Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2013.  462 S.  , ISBN 978-3-

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Gerald Lamprecht
    Barton, Waltraud; IM-MER.  _Ermordet in Maly Trostinec:  Die
    österreichischen Opfer der Shoa in Weißrussland. Beiträge zur
    Konferenz „Maly Trostinec erinnern“. 28.–29. November 2011, Wien
    Museum_.  Wien: new academic press, 2012.  177 S.  , ISBN 978-3-

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Friederike Faust
    Müller, Juliane.  _Migration, Geschlecht und Fußball zwischen
    Bolivien und Spanien:  Netzwerke – Räume – Körper_.  Berlin:
    Dietrich Reimer Verlag, 2013.  224 S.  , ISBN 978-3-496-02846-8.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Franziska Rueedi
    Badat, Saleem.  _The Forgotten People:  Political Banishment Under
    Apartheid_.  Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2013.  364 S.  ,
    ISBN 978-90-04-24771-0.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Wolfgang Schmid
    Ruf, Susanne.  _Die Stiftungen der Familie Hardenrath an St. Maria
    im Kapitol zu Köln (um 1460 bis 1630):  Kunst, Musikpflege und
    Frömmigkeit im Übergang vom Spätmittelalter zur Frühen Neuzeit_.
    Korb: Didymos Verlag, 2012.  436 S.  , ISBN 978-3-939020-08-0.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Clara Harder
    Stone, Rachel.  _Morality and Masculinity in the Carolingian
    Empire_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.  V, 399 S.
    , ISBN 978-1-107-00674-4.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Stephanie Zloch
    Weichers, Britta.  _Der deutsche Osten in der Schule:
    Institutionalisierung und Konzeption der Ostkunde in der
    Bundesrepublik in den 1950er und 1960er Jahren_.  Frankfurt am
    Main: Peter Lang/Frankfurt am Main, 2013.  632 S.  , ISBN 978-3-

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Veit Damm
    Guinnane, Timothy; Paul, Stephan; Theurl, Theresia; Wixforth,
    Harald; Scholtyseck, Joachim; Bormann, Patrick.  _Die Geschichte
    der DZ BANK:  Das genossenschaftliche Zentralbankwesen vom 19.
    Jahrhundert bis heute_.  München: C.H. Beck Verlag, 2013.  605 S.
    , ISBN 978-3-406-64063-6.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Detlev Mares
    Urbach, Karina.  _Queen Victoria:  Eine Biografie_.  München: C.H.
    Beck Verlag, 2011.  191 S.  , ISBN 978-3-406-58788-7.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Andreas Rose
    Berwinkel, Holger; Kröger, Martin, Mitarbeit: Preuß, Janne.  _Die
    Außenpolitik der deutschen Länder im Kaiserreich::  Geschichte,
    Akteure und archivische Überlieferung (1871–1918)_.  München:
    Oldenbourg Verlag, 2012.  180 S.  , ISBN 978-3-486-71637-5.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Andreas Schmoller
    Heyberger, Bernard.  _Les chrétiens au Proche-Orient:  De la
    compassion à la compréhension_.  Paris: Edition Payot, 2013.
    160 S.  , ISBN 978-2-228-90883-2.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Tim Schanetzky
    Finger, Jürgen; Keller, Sven; Wirsching, Andreas.  _Dr. Oetker und
    der Nationalsozialismus:  Geschichte eines Familienunternehmens
    1933–1945_.  München: C.H. Beck Verlag, 2013.  624 S.  , ISBN 978-

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Tobias Weidner
    Schulz, Andreas; Wirsching, Andreas; Kommission für Geschichte des
    Parlamentarismus und der politischen Parteien.  _Parlamentarische
    Kulturen in Europa:  Das Parlament als Kommunikationsraum_.
    Düsseldorf: Droste Verlag, 2012.  454 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7700-5314-

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Ioannis Zelepos
    Doumanis, Nicholas.  _Before the Nation:  Muslim-Christian
    Coexistence and its Destruction in Late-Ottoman Anatolia_.
    Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.  256 S.  , ISBN 978-0-19-

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Pierre Yves Saunier
    Vanhaute, Eric.  _World History:  An Introduction_.  Oxon:
    Routledge, 2013.  182 S.  , ISBN 978-0-415-53578-6.

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Stefanie Baumert
    Kuhn, Michael; Weidemann, Doris.  _Internationalization of the
    Social Sciences:  Asia – Latin America – Middle East – Africa –
    Eurasia_.  Bielefeld: Transcript - Verlag für Kommunikation,
    Kultur und soziale Praxis, 2010.  414 S.  , ISBN 978-3-8376-1307-