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Author: 
Erica Cirino
Reviewer: 
Sebastian Lundsteen

Lundsteen on Cirino, 'Thicker Than Water: The Quest for Solutions to the Plastic Crisis'

Erica Cirino. Thicker Than Water: The Quest for Solutions to the Plastic Crisis. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2021. 272 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-64283-137-5.

Reviewed by Sebastian Lundsteen (Universitetet I Stavanger, IKS.) Published on H-Environment (December, 2022) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Caroline Elkins
Reviewer: 
Richard N. Price

Price on Elkins, 'Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire'

Caroline Elkins. Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2022. x + 875 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-307-27242-3

Reviewed by Richard N. Price (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (December, 2022) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Jay Barnes
Reviewer: 
Alyssa Fahringer

Fahringer on Barnes, 'Fifteen Hurricanes That Changed the Carolinas: Powerful Storms, Climate Change, and What We Do Next'

Jay Barnes. Fifteen Hurricanes That Changed the Carolinas: Powerful Storms, Climate Change, and What We Do Next. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2022. Illustrations. 374 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-6630-3

Author: 
Natalia Tsvetkova
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Seay

Seay on Tsvetkova, 'The Cold War in Universities: U.S. and Soviet Cultural Diplomacy, 1945-1990'

Natalia Tsvetkova. The Cold War in Universities: U.S. and Soviet Cultural Diplomacy, 1945-1990. Leiden: Brill, 2021. 264 pp. (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-47178-8; $132.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-47177-1.

Reviewed by Nicholas Seay (Ohio State University) Published on H-Socialisms (December, 2022) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Lydia Z. Dixon
Reviewer: 
Gianna M. May Sanchez

May Sanchez on Dixon, 'Delivering Health: Midwifery and Development in Mexico'

Lydia Z. Dixon. Delivering Health: Midwifery and Development in Mexico. Policy to Practice Series. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2020. 232 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-0113-4; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-0114-1.

Reviewed by Gianna M. May Sanchez (University of Michigan) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (December, 2022) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

 

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