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Author: 
John Hayes
Reviewer: 
Colin Chapell

Chapell on Hayes, 'Hard, Hard Religion: Interracial Faith in the Poor South'

John Hayes. Hard, Hard Religion: Interracial Faith in the Poor South. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. pgs. (paperback), ISBN 978-1-4696-3532-3.

Reviewed by Colin Chapell (The University of Memphis) Published on H-SHGAPE (July, 2018) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (H-SHGAPE Book Review Editor; The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Moshe Halbertal, Stephen Holmes
Reviewer: 
Sam Brody

Brody on Halbertal and Holmes, 'The Beginning of Politics: Power in the Biblical Book of Samuel'

Moshe Halbertal, Stephen Holmes. The Beginning of Politics: Power in the Biblical Book of Samuel. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17462-4.

Reviewed by Sam Brody (University of Kansas) Published on H-Judaic (July, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
James W. Pardew
Reviewer: 
Patrice C. McMahon

McMahon on Pardew, 'Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans'

James W. Pardew. Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. 424 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7435-8.

Reviewed by Patrice C. McMahon (University of Nebraska-Lincoln) Published on H-Diplo (July, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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