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Author: 
Adrienne Rose Bitar
Reviewer: 
Sarah Moon

Moon on Bitar, 'Diet and the Disease of Civilization'

Adrienne Rose Bitar. Diet and the Disease of Civilization. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2018. 244 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8135-8965-7; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-8964-0.

Reviewed by Sarah Moon (University of Connecticut) Published on H-Nutrition (June, 2019) Commissioned by Molly S. Laas (Department of Medical Ethics and Medical History, Goettingen University Medical School)

Author: 
Christopher J. Fettweis
Reviewer: 
Samantha A. Taylor

Taylor on Fettweis, 'Psychology of a Superpower: Security and Dominance in U.S. Foreign Policy'

Christopher J. Fettweis. Psychology of a Superpower: Security and Dominance in U.S. Foreign Policy. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. vii + 269 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18771-8.

Reviewed by Samantha A. Taylor (United States Army War College) Published on H-War (June, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Mark Hewitson
Reviewer: 
Gavin Wiens

Wiens on Hewitson, 'The People's Wars: Histories of Violence in the German Lands, 1820-1888'

Mark Hewitson. The People's Wars: Histories of Violence in the German Lands, 1820-1888. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xii + 567 pp. $130.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-956426-2.

Reviewed by Gavin Wiens (University of Toronto) Published on H-War (June, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Carter Malkasian
Reviewer: 
James Bradford

Bradford on Malkasian, 'War Comes to Garmser: Thirty Years of Conflict on the Afghan Frontier'

Carter Malkasian. War Comes to Garmser: Thirty Years of Conflict on the Afghan Frontier. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2016. 360 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-939001-4.

Reviewed by James Bradford (Babson College) Published on H-War (June, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Sandro Carocci
Reviewer: 
Tucker Million

Million on Carocci, 'Lordships of Southern Italy: Rural Societies, Aristocratic Powers and Monarchy in the 12th and 13th Centuries'

Sandro Carocci. Lordships of Southern Italy: Rural Societies, Aristocratic Powers and Monarchy in the 12th and 13th Centuries. Translated by Lucinda Byatt. Viella History, Art and Humanities Collection Series. Rome: Viella Liberia Editrice, 2018. 622 pp. $119.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-88-6728-773-4.

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