H-Net Reviews for June 1-8, 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between 01 Jun 2020 and 08 Jun 2020.

Reviewed for H-Disability by Michelle Jarman: Dolmage, Jay.  Academic Ableism: Disability and Higher Education.  Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2017.  254 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-0-472-05371-1. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=52325

Reviewed for H-War by Meredith Tuttle Stukey: Globachev, Konstantin Ivanovich; Globacheva, Sofia Nikolaevna. The Truth of the Russian Revolution: The Memoirs of the Tsar's Chief of Security and His Wife.  Translated by Vladimir G. Marinich. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2017.  364 pp.  $91.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-6463-3. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53998

Reviewed for H-Japan by Monika Schrimpf: Niwa, Nobuko.〈僧侶らしさ〉と〈女性らしさ〉の宗教社会学―日蓮宗女性僧侶の事例から.  Kyoto: Koyoshobo, 2019.  x + 205 + 5 pp.  JPY 4,620, ISBN 978-4-7710-3114-2. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54496 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/4771031142?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Borderlands by Sonia Hernandez: Rensink, Brenden W.  Native but Foreign: Indigenous Immigrants and Refugees in the North American Borderlands.  Connecting the Greater West Series. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2018.  Illustrations. xv + 300 pp.  $40.00, ISBN 978-1-62349-655-5. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54577 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1623496551?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Rachael Pasierowska:  Aidoo, Lamonte.  Slavery Unseen: Sex, Power, and Violence in Brazilian History.  Latin America Otherwise Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018.  272 pp.  $26.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-7129-8. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54617

Reviewed for H-Disability by Martin Atherton: Malone, Naomi.  A Constant Struggle: Deaf Education in New South Wales since World War II.  Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2019.  240 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-1-944838-49-2. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54646 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/194483849X?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Andrija Filipovic: Brady, Sean; Seymour, Mark, eds.  From Sodomy Laws to Same-Sex Marriage: International Perspectives since 1789.  London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.  264 pp.  $114.00, ISBN 978-1-350-02392-5. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54686

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Martin Shuster: Goetschel, Willi.  Heine and Critical Theory.  London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.  xii + 311 pp.  $114.00, ISBN 978-1-350-08729-3. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54689 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1350087297?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Africa by Martha Lagace: Green-Simms, Lindsey B.  Postcolonial Automobility: Car Culture in West Africa.  Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2017.  Illustrations. 280 pp.  $28.00, ISBN 978-1-5179-0114-1. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54719

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Chris Fobare: Postel, Charles.  Equality: An American Dilemma, 1866-1896.  New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2019.  400 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-8090-7963-6. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54745 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/0809079631?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Brian W. Platt: Ziomek, Kirsten L.  Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peoples.  Cambridge: Harvard University Asia Center, 2019.  xix + 406 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-674-23728-5. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54757 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/0674237285?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Asia by Jorge Bayona: Keppy, Peter.  Tales of the Southeast Asia's Jazz Age: Filipinos, Indonesians and Popular Culture, 1920-1936.  Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2019.  xiii + 269 pp.  $36.00, ISBN 978-981-3250-51-2. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54879 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/9813250518?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-War by Toby Clark: Forty, Simon; Marriott, Leo; Forty, George.  The Normandy Battlefields: Bocage and Breakout: From the Beaches to the Falaise Gap.  Havermate: Casemate Books, 2016.  192 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-1-61200-419-8. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54941 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1612004199?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Africa by Thaddeus Sunseri: Styles, Megan A.  Roses from Kenya: Labor, Environment, and the Global Trade in Cut Flowers.  Culture, Place, and Nature Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019.  Illustrations, map, charts. 256 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-295-74650-0. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54962

Reviewed for H-Empire by G. Patrick O'Brien: Shachtman, Tom.  The Founding Fortunes: How the Wealthy Paid for and
   Profited from America's Revolution
.  New York: St. Martin's Press, 2020.  352 pp.  $29.99, ISBN 978-1-250-16476-6. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54976 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1250164761?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Africa by Meredith McKittrick: Pauli, Julia.  The Decline of Marriage in Namibia: Kinship and Social Class in a Rural Community.  Culture and Social Practice Series. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2019.  xiii + 296 pp. $55.00, ISBN 978-3-8376-4303-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54993 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/3837643034?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Africa by Derick Becker: Mbembe, Achille.  Necropolitics.  Durham: Duke University Press Books, 2019.  viii + 213 pp.  $25.95, ISBN 978-1-4780-0651-0. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55003 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/147800651X?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-War by John P. Cappella Zielinski: Mazarr, Michael J.  Leap of Faith: Hubris, Negligence, and America's Greatest Foreign Policy Tragedy.  New York: PublicAffairs, 2019.  xiv + 512 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-1-5417-6836-9. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55116 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1541768361?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1