H-Net Reviews for December 21 - 28, 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between 21 Dec 2020 and 28 Dec 2020.

Reviewed for H-War by Luke Truxal:
Rems, Alan. South Pacific Cauldron: World War II's Great Forgotten Battlegrounds. Washington, DC: Naval Institute Press, 2014. 312 pp. $38.95, ISBN 978-1-61251-471-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=42089

Reviewed for H-War by Nathan Michalewicz:
Antov, Nikolay. The Ottoman "Wild West": The Balkan Frontier in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 342 pp. $105.00, ISBN 978-1-107-18263-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53649

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Irit Dekel:
Neiman, Susan. Learning from the Germans: Race and the Memory of Evil. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019. 432 pp. $30.00, ISBN 978-0-374-18446-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54504
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Reviewed for H-Asia by Peter Zarrow:
Walsh, Michael J. Stating the Sacred: Religion, China, and the Formation of the Nation-State. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 272 pp. $30.00, ISBN 978-0-231-19357-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55190

Reviewed for H-LatAm by William A. Morgan:
Borucki, Alex; Eltis, David; Wheat, David, eds. From the Galleons to the Highlands: Slave Trade Routes in the Spanish Americas. Diálogos Series. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2020. x + 350 pp. $34.95, ISBN 978-0-8263-6116-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55405

Reviewed for H-South by Thomas Balcerski:
Woods, Michael E. Arguing until Doomsday: Stephen Douglas, Jefferson Davis, and the Struggle for American Democracy. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 352 pp. $34.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-5641-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55530

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Katheryn Viens:
Miller, Marla R. Entangled Lives: Labor, Livelihood, and Landscapes of Change in Rural Massachusetts. Studies in Early American Economy and Society from the Library Company of Philadelphia Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 384 pp. $64.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-3274-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55697
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Reviewed for H-War by Paul Moreshead:
Fifield, Anna. The Great Successor: The Secret Rise and Rule of Kim Jong Un. New York: Hachette Book Group, 2020. 336 pp. $17.99, ISBN 978-1-5293-8725-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55870
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