H-Net Reviews for June 8-15, 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between 08 Jun 2020 and 15 Jun 2020.

Reviewed for H-Disability by Leah Samples: Mangalik, Aroop.  Dealing with Doctors, Denial and Death. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.  274 pp.  $22.00, ISBN 978-1-5381-2338-6. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=51027

Reviewed for H-Black-Europe by Maureen Gallagher: Hund, Wulf D.  Wie die Deutschen weiß wurden: Kleine (Heimat) Geschichte des Rassismus.  Stuttgart: J. B. Metzler, 2017.  212 pp. Ill.  EUR 19,99, ISBN 978-3-476-04499-0. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=51540

Reviewed for H-Asia by Leslie Orr: Dalmia, Vasudha.  Hindu Pasts: Women, Religion, Histories. Albany: State University of New York Press (SUNY), 2017.  390 pp. $95.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-6805-1. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=51744

Reviewed for H-War by Evan A. Turiano: Rae, Noel.  The Great Stain: Witnessing American Slavery.  New York: Overlook Press, 2018.  Illustrations. 624 pp.  $40.00, ISBN 978-1-4683-1513-4. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53959 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1468315137?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-War by Sara Caputo: Warren, Lenora.  Fire on the Water: Sailors, Slaves, and Insurrection in Early American Literature, 1789-1886.  Lewisburg: Bucknell University Press, 2019.  169 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-1-68448-017-3. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54228 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1684480175?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Florida by David Lee McMullen: Plott, William J.  Black Baseball's Last Team Standing: The Birmingham Black Barons, 1919-1962.  Jefferson: McFarland, 2019. 345 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-1-4766-7788-0. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54492 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1476677883?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Howard Adelman: Harel, Yaron; Perani, Mauro, eds.  The Jews in Italy: Their Contribution to the Development and Diffusion of Jewish Heritage.  Brookline: Academic Studies Press, 2019.  444 pp.  $129.00, ISBN 978-1-64469-026-0. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54562

Reviewed for H-War by Christopher Weimar: Moss, Kenneth B.  Marque and Reprisal: The Spheres of Public and Private War.  Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019.  464 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-7006-2775-2. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54737 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/0700627758?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Anna R. Oltman:  Aleinikoff, T. Alexander; Zamore, Leah.  The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019.  viii + 169 pp.  $14.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-1141-2. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54909 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1503611418?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Anasa Hicks: Hynson, Rachel.  Laboring for the State: Women, Family, and Work in Revolutionary Cuba, 1959-1971.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020.  332 pp.  $39.99, ISBN 978-1-107-18867-9. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54947 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1107188679?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-CivWar by Rory T. Cornish: Brown, Thomas J.  Civil War Monuments and the Militarization of America.  North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 2019.  384 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-5374-7. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54952

Reviewed for H-War by Lisa Beckenbaugh: Vuic, Kara Dixon.  The Girls Next Door: Bringing the Home Front to the Front Lines.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2019. Illustrations. viii + 382 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-674-98638-1. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55028 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/0674986385?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Africa by Adam H. Mohr: Prichard, Andreana C.  Sisters in Spirit: Christianity, Affect, and Community Building in East Africa, 1860-1970.  African History and Culture Series. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2017.  360 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-1-61186-240-9. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55151

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Claire Wolnisty: Nicoletti, Cynthia.  Secession on Trial: The Treason Prosecution of Jefferson Davis.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 358 pp.  $29.99, ISBN 978-1-108-40153-1. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55223 Buy from Amazon - https://www.amazon.com/dp/1108401538?tag=hnetreviews-20&linkCode=osi&th=1&psc=1

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Philip Minehan: Hadley, David P.  The Rising Clamor: The American Press, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Cold War.  Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2019.  272 pp.  $50.00, ISBN 978-0- 8131-7737-3. Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55299