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From: H-Net Reviews <hbooks@mail.h-net.msu.edu>
Date: Mon, 02 Jun 2014 07:00:01 -0400
Subject: H-Net reviews posted to the web 26 May 2014 - 02 Jun 2014

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
26 May 2014 and 02 Jun 2014.

Reviewed for H-War by Eric H. Haas
  Senior, Ian.  _Home before the Leaves Fall: A New History of the
  German Invasion of 1914_.  Oxford: Osprey, 2012.  392 pp.  $24.95,
  ISBN 978-1-84908-843-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=37148

Reviewed for H-Ethnic by Jennifer Fang
  Cheng, Cindy I-Fen.  _Citizens of Asian America: Democracy and
  Race during the Cold War_.  New York: New York University Press,
  2013.  285 pp.  $49.00, ISBN 978-0-8147-5935-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=38151

Reviewed for H-Ethnic by Tita Berger
  Dávila, Arlene M..  _Culture Works: Space, Value, and Mobility
  across the Neoliberal Americas_.  New York: New York University
  Press, 2012.  ix + 232 pp.  $79.00, ISBN 978-0-8147-4429-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=38648

Reviewed for H-War by Javan D. Frazier
  Stern, Sheldon M..  _Cuban Missile Crisis in American Memory:
  Myths versus Reality, The_.  Stanford Nuclear Age Series.
  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012.  viii + 196 pp.
  $75.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-8376-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=39213

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Erik Greenberg
  Soomekh, Saba.  _From the Shahs to Los Angeles: Three Generations
  of Iranian Jewish Women between Religion and Culture_.  Albany:
  State University of New York Press, 2012.  224 pp.  $75.00, ISBN
  978-1-4384-4383-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=39609

Reviewed for H-CivWar by John F. Chappo
  O'Neill, Robert F..  _Chasing Jeb Stuart and John Mosby: The Union
  Cavalry in Northern Virginia from Second Manassas to Gettysburg_.
  Jefferson: McFarland, 2012.  xi + 316 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-
  7864-7085-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=39904

Reviewed for H-War by Jon Ault
  Abrams, Jeanne E..  _Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers
  and Mothers in Sickness and in Health_.  New York: New York
  University Press, 2013.  314 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-8147-8919-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=40081

Reviewed for H-AmIndian by David Nichols
  Richter, Daniel K..  _Trade, Land, Power: The Struggle for Eastern
  North America_.  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press,
  2013.  viii + 315 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-8122-4500-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=40572

Reviewed for H-Urban by Andrew Behrendt
  Bijsterveld, Karin.  _Soundscapes of the Urban Past: Staged Sound
  as Mediated Cultural Heritage_.  Bielefeld: Transcript - Verlag
  für Kommunikation, Kultur und soziale Praxis, 2013.  232 pp.
  $40.00, ISBN 978-3-8376-2179-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=40648

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Benjamin Coates
  Sluga, Glenda.  _Internationalism in the Age of Nationalism_.
  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013.  224 pp.
  $69.95, ISBN 978-0-8122-4484-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=40830

Reviewed for H-Empire by John McAleer
  Pirie, Gordon.  _Cultures and Caricatures of British Imperial
  Aviation: Passengers, Pilots, Publicity_.  Manchester: Manchester
  University Press, 2012.  256 pp.  $100.00, ISBN 978-0-7190-8682-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=40835

Reviewed for H-Environment by Leah S. Glaser
  Barthel-Bouchier, Diane.  _Cultural Heritage and the Challenge of
  Sustainability_.  Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, 2013.  235 pp.
  $94.00, ISBN 978-1-61132-237-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=40843

Reviewed for H-SHGAPE by Christopher Hayashida-Knight
  Jackson, Holly.  _American Blood: The Ends of the Family in
  American literature, 1850-1900_.  New York: Oxford University
  Press, 2013.  x + 201 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-19-931704-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41277

Reviewed for H-Florida by Jeff Donnelly
  Gordon, Elsbeth.  _Heart and Soul of Florida: Sacred Sites and
  Historic Architecture_.  Gainesville: University Press of Florida,
  2013.  Illustrations. xxii + 350 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-8130-
  4400-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41353

Reviewed for H-Empire by Stephen Jackson
  Fisher, Michael H..  _Migration: A World History_.  The New Oxford
  World History Series. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
  xiii + 149 pp.  $19.95, ISBN 978-0-19-976433-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41665

Reviewed for H-USA by Elizabeth Jozwiak
  Escobedo, Elizabeth R..  _From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives
  of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front_.  Chapel
  Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013.  240 pp.  $34.95,
  ISBN 978-1-4696-0205-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41782

Reviewed for H-USA by Gregg French
  Cho, Yu-Fang.  _Uncoupling American Empire: Cultural Politics of
  Deviance and Unequal Difference, 1890-1910_.  SUNY Series in
  Multiethnic Literature. Albany: State University of New York
  Press, 2013.  xiii + 212 pp.  $75.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-4899-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41846

Reviewed for H-USA by Gregg French
  Hixson, Walter L..  _American Settler Colonialism: A History_.
  New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.  xii + 253 pp.  $95.00, ISBN
  978-1-137-37424-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41847

Reviewed for H-Empire by Chris Herbert
  D'Emilio, John; Freedman, Estelle B..  _Intimate Matters: A
  History of Sexuality in America_.  Third edition. Chicago:
  University of Chicago Press, 2012.  xix + 476 pp.  $25.00, ISBN
  978-0-226-92380-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41932

Reviewed for H-Empire by Chau J. Kelly
  Allina, Eric.  _Slavery by Any Other Name: African Life under
  Company Rule in Colonial Mozambique_.  Charlottesville: University
  of Virginia Press, 2012.  xiii + 255 pp.  $49.50, ISBN 978-0-8139-
  3272-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41933

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christoph Kopke
  Stoff, Heiko.  _Wirkstoffe:  Eine Wissenschaftsgeschichte der
  Hormone, Vitamine und Enzyme, 1920–1970_.  Stuttgart: Franz
  Steiner Verlag, 2012.  IX, 387 S., 9 Abb.  , ISBN 978-3-515-10099-
  1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41941

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by verena lehmbrock
  Stapelbroek, Koen; Marjanen, Jani.  _The Rise of Economic
  Societies in the Eighteenth Century:  Patriotic Reform in Europe
  and North America_.  Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
  388 S.  , ISBN 978-1-137-26525-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41942

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Ulrike Schulz
  Berghoff, Hartmut; Balbier, Uta Andrea.  _The East German Economy,
  1945–2010:  Falling Behind or Catching Up?_.  Cambridge: Cambridge
  University Press, 2013.  X, 249 S.  , ISBN 978-1-107-03013-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41943

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Dietrich Ebeling
  Freller, Thomas.  _Die Geschichte Mallorcas_.  Ostfildern: Jan
  Thorbecke Verlag, 2013.  200 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7995-0424-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41955

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Annemarie Sammartino
  Fulbrook, Mary; Port, Andrew I..  _Becoming East German:
  Socialist Structures and Sensibilities after Hitler_.  New York:
  Berghahn Books, 2013.  X, 303 S.  , ISBN 978-0-85745-974-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41956

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Thomas Wozniak
  Gilomen, Hans-Jörg.  _Wirtschaftsgeschichte des Mittelalters_.
  München: C.H. Beck Verlag, 2014.  128 S.  , ISBN 978-3-406-65485-
  5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41957

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Max Kerner
  Hartmann, Martina; Claudia Märtl.  _Von Kreuzburg nach München:
  Horst Fuhrmann – Lebensstationen eines Historikers_.  Köln: Böhlau
  Verlag Köln, 2013.  157 S.  , ISBN 978-3-412-22134-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41958

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Benjamin Ziemann
  McElligott, Anthony.  _Rethinking the Weimar Republic:  Authority
  and Authoritarianism, 1916–1936_.  London: Bloomsbury Publisher,
  2013.  384 S.  $22.00, ISBN 978-0-340-73190-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41963

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Catherine Davies
  Wright, Robert E..  _Corporation Nation_.  Philadelphia:
  University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014.  319 S.  , ISBN 978-0-
  8122-4564-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41964

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by David Kuchenbuch
  Jureit, Ulrike.  _Das Ordnen von Räumen:  Territorium und
  Lebensraum im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert_.  Hamburg: Hamburger
  Edition, HIS Verlag, 2012.  445 S.  , ISBN 978-3-86854-248-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41965

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Stephanie Zehnle
  El Hamel, Chouki.  _Black Morocco:  A History of Slavery, Race,
  and Islam_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014.  354 S.
  , ISBN 978-1-107-02577-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41966

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Elizabeth Elbourne
  Prevost, Elizabeth E..  _The Communion of Women:  Missions and
  Gender in Colonial Africa and the British Metropole_.  Oxford:
  Oxford University Press, 2010.  312 S.  $120.00, ISBN 978-0-19-
  957074-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41985

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Gilles Grivaud
  Abdellatif, Rania; Benhima, Yassir; König, Daniel; Ruchaud,
  Elisabeth.  _Acteurs des transferts culturels en Méditerranée
  médiévale_.  München: Oldenbourg Verlag, 2012.  232 S.  , ISBN
  978-3-486-70941-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=41986

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