H-Net Reviews for June 22-29, 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between 22 Jun 2020 and 29 Jun 2020:

Reviewed for H-War by Brian R. Price: 
Bellis, Joanna.  The Hundred Years War in Literature, 1337-1600.  Rochester: D. S. Brewer, 2016.  296 pp.  $99.00, ISBN 978-1-84384-428-0.
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Reviewed for H-AmIndian by Jeff Fortney:
Strang, Cameron B.  Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018.  376 pp. $39.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53908

Reviewed for H-War by Sara Black: 
La Motte, Ellen N.  The Backwash of War: An Extraordinary American Nurse in World War I.  Edited by Cynthia Wachtell. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019.  264 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-2671-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53993 
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Reviewed for H-Urban by Patryk Babiracki: 
Murawski, Michał. The Palace Complex: A Stalinist Skyscraper, Capitalist Warsaw, and a City Transfixed.  New Anthropologies of Europe Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2019.  Illustrations, maps. 376 pp.  $40.00, ISBN 978-0-253-03996-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54489

Reviewed for H-Africa by Kirk A. Hoppe: 
Webel, Mari K.  The Politics of Disease Control: Sleeping Sickness in Eastern Africa, 1890-1920.  Athens: Ohio University Press, 2019.  272 pp.  $80.00, ISBN 978-0-8214-2399-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54521 
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Reviewed for H-Atlantic by Peter Ferdinando: 
Sayre, Robert Woods.  Modernity and Its Other: The Encounter with North American Indians in the Eighteenth Century.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017.  Illustrations. 456 pp. $35.00, ISBN 978-0-8032-8097-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54618

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Daniel Clarkson Fisher: 
Abidor, Mitchell.  May Made Me: An Oral History of the 1968 Uprising in France.  Oakland: AK Press, 2018.  240 pp.  $20.00, ISBN 978-1-84935-310-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54687
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Jennifer Lieberman: 
Cater, Casey P.  Regenerating Dixie: Electric Energy and the Modern South.  History of the Urban Environment Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 248 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-8229-4564-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54796 
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Samuel Klee:
Salinas, Cristina.  Managed Migrations: Growers, Farmworkers, and Border Enforcement in the Twentieth Century.  Historia USA Series. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2018.  xii + 272 pp. $45.00, ISBN 978-1-4773-1614-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54833 
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Nevcihan Ozbilge: 
Estes, Nick; Dhillon, Jaskiran, eds.  Standing with Standing Rock: Voices from the #NoDAPL Movement.  Indigenous Americas Series. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2019. Illustrations. ix + 420 pp.  $100.00, ISBN 978-1-5179-0535-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54858 
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Raymond Hyser: 
Lees, Lynn Hollen.  Planting Empire, Cultivating Subjects: British Malaya, 1786-1941_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.  374 pp.  $120.00, ISBN 978-1-107-03840-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54924

Reviewed for H-Environment by Jesse Ritner: 
Denning, Andrew.  Skiing into Modernity: A Cultural and Environmental History_.  Oakland: University of California Press, 2014.  256 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-520-28428-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54943

Reviewed for H-Atlantic by Emily Sessions: 
Delle, James A.; Clay, Elizabeth C., eds.  Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean.  Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2019.  Illustrations, tables. 296 pp. $95.00, ISBN 978-1-68340-091-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54959 
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Reviewed for H-Diplo by Paul Poast:
Henke, Marina E.  Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions.  Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019.  Illustrations, charts. 258 pp. $23.99, ISBN 978-1-5017-3971-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55047

Reviewed for H-Albion by Anne Rodrick:
Goldman, Lawrence, ed.  Welfare and Social Policy in Britain since 1870: Essays in Honour of Jose Harris_.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019.  256 pp.  $90.00, ISBN 978-0-19-883304-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55060

Reviewed for H-Africa by Jeremy M. Rich: 
Walker-Said, Charlotte.  Faith, Power and Family: Christianity and Social Change in French Cameroon.  Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, .  xxi + 314 pp.  $70.00, ISBN 978-1-84701-182-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55094

Reviewed for H-War by Matthew Villeneuve:
Grillot, Thomas.  First Americans: U.S. Patriotism in Indian Country after World War I.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018.  ix + 298 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-300-22433-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55097 
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Reviewed for H-Diplo by James Matray:
Wells Jr., Samuel F.  Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War.  Woodrow Wilson Center Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020.  Illustrations, tables. 600 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-231-54994-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55130

Reviewed for H-Empire by Christopher S. Rose: 
Minkin, Shana Elizabeth.  Imperial Bodies: Empire and Death in Alexandria, Egypt.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. xiii + 199 pp.  $60.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-0892-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55137

Reviewed for HABSBURG by Charles Ingrao:
Rákóczi II, Ferenc; translated by Bernard Adams; with an afterword by Gábor Tüskés.  Confessio Peccatoris, vols. I-II.  Budapest: Corvina, 2019.  628 pp.  $69.99, ISBN 978-963-13-6564-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55196 
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Reviewed for H-Italy by Roberto Perin:
Codignola, Luca.  Blurred Nationalities across the North Atlantic: Traders, Priests, and Their Kin Travelling between North America and the Italian Peninsula, 1763-1846.  Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2019.  xxvii + 519 pp.  $125.00, ISBN 978-1-4875-0456-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55343 
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