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Author: 
Sean M. Judge
Reviewer: 
Lewis Bernstein

Bernstein on Judge, 'The Turn of the Tide in the Pacific War: Strategic Initiative, Intelligence, and Command, 1941-1943'

Sean M. Judge. The Turn of the Tide in the Pacific War: Strategic Initiative, Intelligence, and Command, 1941-1943. Edited by Jonathan M. House. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2018. 296 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2598-7.

Reviewed by Lewis Bernstein (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (June, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
John Haldon
Reviewer: 
Joseph Frechette

Frechette on Haldon, 'The Empire That Would Not Die: The Paradox of Eastern Roman Survival, 640-740'

John Haldon. The Empire That Would Not Die: The Paradox of Eastern Roman Survival, 640-740. Carl Newell Jackson Lectures Series. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. 432 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-08877-1.

Reviewed by Joseph Frechette (University of Maryland) Published on H-War (June, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Ingrid Fuchs, ed.
Reviewer: 
James Garratt

Garratt on Fuchs, 'Musikfreunde: Träger der Musikkultur in der ersten Hälfe des 19. Jahrhunderts'

Ingrid Fuchs, ed. Musikfreunde: Träger der Musikkultur in der ersten Hälfe des 19. Jahrhunderts. Kassel: Baerenreiter-Verlag, 2017. 523 pp. EUR 59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-7618-2404-7.

Reviewed by James Garratt (University of Manchester) Published on H-Music (June, 2019) Commissioned by Lars Fischer (UCL Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies)

Author: 
Ralph Stevens
Reviewer: 
David Wykes

Wykes on Stevens, 'Protestant Pluralism: The Reception of the Toleration Act, 1689-1720'

Ralph Stevens. Protestant Pluralism: The Reception of the Toleration Act, 1689-1720. Studies in Modern British Religious History Series. Rochester: Boydell Press, 2018. 220 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-329-4.

Reviewed by David Wykes (Dr Williams’s Library) Published on H-Albion (June, 2019) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer College)

Author: 
Peter Cole
Reviewer: 
Erik Loomis

Loomis on Cole, 'Dockworker Power: Race and Activism in Durban and the San Francisco Bay Area'

Peter Cole. Dockworker Power: Race and Activism in Durban and the San Francisco Bay Area. Working Class in American History Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. 310 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08376-1; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04207-2.

Reviewed by Erik Loomis (University of Rhode Island) Published on H-California (June, 2019) Commissioned by Khal Schneider

Author: 
Daniel McCann
Reviewer: 
Marjorie Harrington

Harrington on McCann, 'Soul-Health: Therapeutic Reading in Later Medieval England'

Daniel McCann. Soul-Health: Therapeutic Reading in Later Medieval England. Religion and Culture in the Middle Ages Series. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2018. 272 pp. $96.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78683-332-7.

Reviewed by Marjorie Harrington (Western Michigan University) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (June, 2019) Commissioned by Lucy C. Barnhouse (Wartburg College)

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