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Author: 
Begüm Adalet
Reviewer: 
Husik Ghulyan

Ghulyan on Adalet, 'Hotels and Highways: The Construction of Modernization Theory in Cold War Turkey'

Begüm Adalet. Hotels and Highways: The Construction of Modernization Theory in Cold War Turkey. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 304 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0429-2; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0554-1.

Reviewed by Husik Ghulyan (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2019) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Patricia O'Toole
Reviewer: 
Ross Kennedy

Kennedy on O'Toole, 'The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made'

Patricia O'Toole. The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2018. Illustrations. xviii + 636 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7432-9809-4; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7432-9810-0.

Reviewed by Ross Kennedy (Illinois State University) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Sheldon Aaron Goldberg
Reviewer: 
Dr. Thorsten Loch

Loch on Goldberg, 'From Disarmament to Rearmament: The Reversal of US Policy toward West Germany, 1946–1955'

Sheldon Aaron Goldberg. From Disarmament to Rearmament: The Reversal of US Policy toward West Germany, 1946–1955. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2017. 352 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-2300-4.

Reviewed by Dr. Thorsten Loch (Zentrum für Militärgeschichte und Sozialwissenschaften der Bundeswehr) Published on H-German (June, 2019) Commissioned by Jeremy DeWaal

Author: 
Ion Popa
Reviewer: 
Gaëlle Fisher

Fisher on Popa, 'The Romanian Orthodox Church and the Holocaust'

Ion Popa. The Romanian Orthodox Church and the Holocaust. Studies in Antisemitism Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 256 pp. $49.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-253-02989-8; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-02956-0.

Reviewed by Gaëlle Fisher (Institute for Contemporary History Munich - Berlin) Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2019) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Author: 
Edyta Materka
Reviewer: 
Peter Polak-Springer

Polak-Springer on Materka, 'Dystopia's Provocateurs: Peasants, State, and Informality in the Polish-German Borderlands'

Edyta Materka. Dystopia's Provocateurs: Peasants, State, and Informality in the Polish-German Borderlands. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2017. Illustrations, map. 257 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-02887-7; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02896-9.

Reviewed by Peter Polak-Springer (Qatar University) Published on H-Poland (May, 2019) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Julia Anne Stephens
Reviewer: 
David Gilmartin

Gilmartin on Stephens, 'Governing Islam: Law, Empire, and Secularism in South Asia'

Julia Anne Stephens. Governing Islam: Law, Empire, and Secularism in South Asia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xiii + 220 pp. $28.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-62628-3.

Reviewed by David Gilmartin (North Carolina State University) Published on H-Asia (May, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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