H-Net Reviews for April 12 - 19, 2021

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
12 Apr 2021 and 19 Apr 2021.

Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Abigail Nieves Delgado:
  Kerr, Ashley Elizabeth.  Sex, Skulls, and Citizens: Gender and
  Racial Science in Argentina (1860-1910)
.  Nashville: Vanderbilt
  University Press, 2020.  240 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-8265-2272-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55280

Reviewed for H-South by Douglas Thompson:
  Harvey, Paul.  Southern Religion in the World: Three Stories.
  George H. Shriver Lecture Series in Religion in American History.
  Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2019.  xii + 104 pp.  $19.95,
  ISBN 978-0-8203-5572-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55504
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Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Hsun-Mei Chen:
  Lopez Jr., Donald S.; Stone, Jacqueline I.  Two Buddhas Seated
  Side by Side: A Guide to the Lotus Sūtra
.  Princeton: Princeton
  University Press, 2019.  312 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-691-18980-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55521

Reviewed for H-Africa by Hilary Jones:
  Achebe, Nwando.  Female Monarchs and Merchant Queens in Africa.
  Ohio Short Histories of Africa Series. Athens: Ohio University
  Press, 2020.  Illustrations. 224 pp.  $9.99, ISBN 978-0-8214-4080-
  3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55615

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Susan E. Ramirez:
  Covey, R. Alan.  Inca Apocalypse.  New York: Oxford University
  Press, 2020.  592 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-19-029912-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55724

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Lance Thurner:
  Barcia Paz, Manuel.  The Yellow Demon of Fever.  New Haven:
  Yale University Press, 2020.  296 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-300-
  21585-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55786

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Chris Wright:
  Fernández, Johanna.  The Young Lords: A Radical History.
  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020.  480 pp.
  $30.00, ISBN 978-1-4696-5344-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55947

Reviewed for H-War by Christian Ogrosky:
  Gallagher, Brendan R.  The Day After: Why America Wins the War but
  Loses the Peace
.  Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019.
  320 pp.  $32.95, ISBN 978-1-5017-3962-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55979
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Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Bart Dessein:
  Stepien, Rafal K., ed.  Buddhist Literature as Philosophy,
  Buddhist Philosophy as Literature
.  Albany: State University of
  New York Press, 2020.  336 pp.  $95.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-8071-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55985
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Reviewed for H-LatAm by Julie Gibbings:
  Morris, Nathaniel.  Soldiers, Saints, and Shamans: Indigenous
  Communities and the Revolutionary State in Mexico’s Gran Nayar,
  1910–1940
.  Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2020.
  Illustrations. xx + 371 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8165-4102-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56055
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Reviewed for H-War by Richard Ibarra:
  Taylor, Craig.  A Virtuous Knight: Defending Marshal Boucicaut Jean
  II Le Meingre, 1366-1421
.  York: York Medieval Press, 2019.
  200 pp.  $99.00, ISBN 978-1-903153-91-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56068
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Reviewed for H-War by Tiffany Olson:
  Ruiz Fernández, Óscar Alfredo.  England and Spain in the Early
  Modern Era: Royal Love, Diplomacy, Trade and Naval Relations, 1604-
  25
.  London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020.  296 pp.  $115.00, ISBN
  978-1-78453-117-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56070

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Katie Orr:
  Parker, Alison M.  Unceasing Militant: The Life of Mary Church
  Terrell
.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020.
  464 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-1-4696-5938-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56147

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Sean M. Smith:
  Baucom, Ian.  History 4° Celsius: Search for a Method in the Age
  of the Anthropocene
.  Theory in Forms Series. Durham: Duke
  University Press, 2020.  152 pp.  $21.95, ISBN 978-1-4780-0839-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56184
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Reviewed for H-Africa by Jeremy M. Rich:
  Osseo-Asare, Abena Dove.  Atomic Junction: Nuclear Power in
  Africa after Independence
.  Cambridge: Cambridge University
  Press, 2019.  296 pp.  $32.99, ISBN 978-1-108-45737-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56388

Reviewed for H-Haiti by Gaetan Mentor:
  Hazareesingh, Sudhir.  Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of
  Toussaint Louverture
.  New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.
  464 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-374-11266-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56440

Reviewed for H-Poland by Jared Warren:
  Procyk, Anna.  Giuseppe Mazzini's Young Europe and the Birth of
  Modern Nationalism in the Slavic World
.  Toronto: University of
  Toronto Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 288 pp.  $77.00, ISBN 978-1-
  4875-0508-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56467

Reviewed for H-Haiti by Gaetan Mentor:
  Hazareesingh, Sudhir.  Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of
  Toussaint Louverture.
 New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.
  464 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-374-11266-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56529

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