H-Net reviews posted to the web 02 Oct 2017 - 09 Oct 2017

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October 9, 2017
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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
02 Oct 2017 and 09 Oct 2017.

Reviewed for H-Poland by Roma Sendyka
   Shallcross, Bożena.  Holocaust Object in Polish and Polish-
   Jewish Culture, The
.  Bloomington: Indiana University Press,
   2011.  181 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-253-35564-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=42286

Reviewed for H-Poland by Meghann Pytka
   Ury, Scott.  Barricades and Banners: The Revolution of 1905 and
   the Transformation of Warsaw Jewry.
  Stanford Studies in Jewish
   History and Culture Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press,
   2012.  448 pp.  $60.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-6383-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=42389

Reviewed for H-Catholic by John A. Dick
   Theroux, Phyllis.  Good Bishop: The Life of Walter F. Sullivan,
   The
.  Maryknoll: Orbis Books, 2013.  v + 262 pp.  $20.00, ISBN
   978-1-62698-024-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=43997

Reviewed for H-Empire by Oliver Charbonneau
   Mckenzie, Kirsten.  Imperial Underworld: An Escaped Convict and
   the Transformation of the British Colonial Order
.  Cambridge:
   Cambridge University Press, 2016.  330 pp.  $34.99, ISBN 978-1-107-
   68679-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46352

Reviewed for H-Midwest by Brian M. Ingrassia
   Mack, Adam.  Sensing Chicago: Noisemakers, Strikebreakers, and
   Muckrakers. 
 Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2015.  xi +
   161 pp.  $25.00, ISBN 978-0-252-08075-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46454

Reviewed for H-War by Robert DiPrizio
   Nelson, Cary.  Dreams Deferred: A Concise Guide to the Israeli-
   Palestinian Conflict and the Movement to Boycott Israel.

   Chicago: Indiana University Press, 2016.  400 pp.  $12.00, ISBN
   978-0-253-02517-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48558

Reviewed for H-War by Kyle Burke
   Kitfield, James.  Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and
   Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War.

   New York: Basic Books, 2016.  416 pp.  $27.99, ISBN 978-0-465-
   06470-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49012

Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Cameron Lazaroff-Puck
   Steinle, Friedrich.  Exploratory Experiments: Ampère, Faraday,
   and the Origins of Electrodynamics.
  Pittsburgh: University of
   Pittsburgh Press, 2016.  544 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8229-4450-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49292

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Robert Trager
   Sechser, Todd S.;  Fuhrmann, Matthew.  Nuclear Weapons and
   Coercive Diplomacy.
  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.
   344 pp.  $99.99, ISBN 978-1-107-10694-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49456

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Rob Schorman
   Cecil, Matthew.  Branding Hoover's FBI: How the Boss's PR Men
   Sold the Bureau to America. 
 Lawrence: University Press of
   Kansas, 2016.  344 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-7006-2305-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49531

Reviewed for H-Envirohealth by Nicole Welk-Joerger
   Smith-Howard, Kendra.  Pure and Modern Milk: An Environmental
   History since 1900
.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
   240 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-19-989912-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49733

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Agnia Grigas
   Toal, Gerard.  Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest over
   Ukraine and the Caucasus. 
 Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.
   408 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-19-025330-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49742

Reviewed for H-War by Joseph Fonseca
   Xu, Guoqi.  Asia and the Great War: A Shared History.  Oxford:
   Oxford University Press, 2017.  xiii + 275 pages.  $50.00, ISBN
   978-0-19-965819-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50093

Reviewed for H-Albion by Jeremy Black
   McDowell, Paula.  Invention of the Oral: Print Commerce and
   Fugitive Voices in Eighteenth-Century Britain, The.
  Chicago:
   University of Chicago Press, 2017.  xiv+353 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-
   0-226-45696-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50325

Reviewed for H-Music by Julia Prest
   Cowart, Georgia J..  Triumph of Pleasure: Louis XIV and the
   Politics of Spectacle, The. 
 Chicago: University of Chicago
   Press, 2008.  xxiii + 299 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-226-21155-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50420

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Ștefan Cristian Ionescu
   Dumitru, Diana.  State, Antisemitism, and Collaboration in the
   Holocaust: The Borderlands of Romania and the Soviet Union, The.

   Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016.  300 pp.  $99.99,
   ISBN 978-1-107-13196-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50526

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Rena Bood
   Keenan, Tim.  Restoration Staging, 1660-74.  London: Routledge,
   2016.  234 pp.  $145.00, ISBN 978-1-4724-4520-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50678

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Felix Herrmann
   Peters, Benjamin.  How Not to Network a Nation: The Uneasy
   History of the Soviet Internet.
  Cambridge MA: The MIT Press,
   2016.  XIII, 298 S.  $38.00, ISBN 978-0-262-03418-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50757

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Doris Bulach
   Ehlers, Caspar; Flachenecker, Helmut; Päffgen, Bernd; Schieffer,
   Rudolf.  Die deutschen Königspfalzen: Repertorium der Pfalzen,
   Königshöfe und übrigen Aufenthaltsorte der Könige im deutschen
   Reich des Mittelalters. Bd. 5.3: Bayerisch-Schwaben
.  Göttingen:
   Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2016.  XXXVIII, 286 S.  $30.00, ISBN 978-
   3-525-36500-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50764

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christopher Neumaier
   Beckert, Jens.  Imagined Futures: Fictional Expectations and
   Capitalist Dynamics. 
 Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016.
   X, 373 S.  , ISBN 978-0-674-54587-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50775

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Jan Hansen
  

Maria Paula Diogo, Dirk van Laak. Europeans Globalizing: Mapping, Exploiting, Exchanging. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. XX, 352 S. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-230-27963-6.

Arne Kaijser, Erik Van Der Vleuten, Per Hogselius. Europe's Infrastructure Transition: Economy, War, Nature. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. 454 S. ISBN 978-1-137-31891-6; ISBN 978-1-137-22550-4; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-230-30800-8.

http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50777


Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Arnd Bauerkämper
   Sundhaussen, Holm; Clewing, Konrad.  Lexikon zur Geschichte
   Südosteuropas. 
 Wien: Böhlau Verlag, 2016.  1.102 S., 10
   Karten  , ISBN 978-3-205-78667-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50784

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