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Author: 
Adrian Miller
Reviewer: 
Julia C. Ehrhardt

Ehrhardt on Miller, 'The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas'

Adrian Miller. The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 296 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3253-7.

Reviewed by Julia C. Ehrhardt (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-FedHist (November, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Irene O'Daly
Reviewer: 
John Hosler

Hosler on O'Daly, 'John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance'

Irene O'Daly. John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018. x + 244 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5261-0949-1.

Reviewed by John Hosler (Command and General Staff College) Published on H-Italy (November, 2018) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Thomas Rist, ed.
Reviewer: 
Rena Bood

Bood on Rist, 'The Spanish Tragedy: A Critical Reader'

Thomas Rist, ed. The Spanish Tragedy: A Critical Reader. London: Bloomsbury, 2016. 320 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4725-2895-7.

Reviewed by Rena Bood (Universiteit van Amsterdam) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2018) Commissioned by Krisztina K. Lajosi-Moore (University of Amsterdam)

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Author: 
Thomas M. Bolin
Reviewer: 
Jason Kalman

Kalman on Bolin, 'Ecclesiastes and the Riddle of Authorship'

Thomas M. Bolin. Ecclesiastes and the Riddle of Authorship. BibleWorld Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 156 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84553-073-0.

Reviewed by Jason Kalman (Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion) Published on H-Judaic (November, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Kathy Lavezzo
Reviewer: 
Heather Blurton

Blurton on Lavezzo, 'The Accommodated Jew: English Antisemitism from Bede to Milton'

Kathy Lavezzo. The Accommodated Jew: English Antisemitism from Bede to Milton. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2016. 392 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0315-7.

Reviewed by Heather Blurton (University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-Judaic (November, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Steven Seegel
Reviewer: 
Patrice M. Dabrowski

Dabrowski on Seegel, 'Map Men: Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe'

Steven Seegel. Map Men: Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. Illustrations. xv + 346 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-43849-8.

Reviewed by Patrice M. Dabrowski Published on H-Poland (November, 2018) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

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