Reviews

Author: 
Shiraz Maher
Reviewer: 
John Zavage

Zavage on Maher, 'Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea'

Shiraz Maher. Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 256 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-065112-1.

Reviewed by John Zavage (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (September, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Annegret Fauser
Reviewer: 
Allison Abra

Abra on Fauser, 'Sounds of War: Music in the United States during World War II'

Annegret Fauser. Sounds of War: Music in the United States during World War II. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. xv + 366 pp. $41.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-994803-1.

Reviewed by Allison Abra (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-War (September, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Jill C. Bender
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Baker

Baker on Bender, 'The 1857 Indian Uprising and the British Empire'

Jill C. Bender. The 1857 Indian Uprising and the British Empire. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 214 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-13515-4.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Baker (University of Notre Dame) Published on H-War (September, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
George C. Rable
Reviewer: 
Jason R. Kluk

Kluk on Rable, 'Damn Yankees! Demonization and Defiance in the Confederate South'

George C. Rable. Damn Yankees! Demonization and Defiance in the Confederate South. Walter Lynwood Fleming Lectures in Southern History Series. Baton Rouge: Lousiana State University Press, 2015. 216 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-6058-9.

Reviewed by Jason R. Kluk (East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-War (September, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Douglas Peifer
Reviewer: 
Mark Montesclaros

Montesclaros on Peifer, 'Choosing War: Presidential Decisions in the Maine, Lusitania, and Panay Incidents'

Douglas Peifer. Choosing War: Presidential Decisions in the Maine, Lusitania, and Panay Incidents. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 344 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-026868-8.

Reviewed by Mark Montesclaros (U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Gordon Satellite Campus) Published on H-War (September, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Remember the ... Panay?

Author: 
Richard S. Grayson, Fearghal McGarry, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kevin Braam

Braam on Grayson and McGarry, 'Remembering 1916: The Easter Rising, the Somme and the Politics of Memory in Ireland'

Richard S. Grayson, Fearghal McGarry, eds. Remembering 1916: The Easter Rising, the Somme and the Politics of Memory in Ireland. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-50927-2.

Reviewed by Kevin Braam (US Army) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Paul M. Edwards
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Sambaluk

Sambaluk on Edwards, 'World War I on Film: English Language Releases through 2014'

Paul M. Edwards. World War I on Film: English Language Releases through 2014. Jefferson: McFarland, 2016. 265 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-2063-3.

Reviewed by Nicholas Sambaluk (Air University) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Rafael Torres Sánchez
Reviewer: 
Jobie Turner

Turner on Torres Sánchez, 'Military Entrepreneurs and the Spanish Contractor State in the Eighteenth Century'

Rafael Torres Sánchez. Military Entrepreneurs and the Spanish Contractor State in the Eighteenth Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. xvii + 297 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-878411-1.

Reviewed by Jobie Turner (Air University) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Chad R. Fulwider
Reviewer: 
Bradley Cesario

Cesario on Fulwider, 'German Propaganda and U.S. Neutrality in World War I'

Chad R. Fulwider. German Propaganda and U.S. Neutrality in World War I. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2016. 288 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2058-5.

Reviewed by Bradley Cesario (Texas A&M University) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Des Ekin
Reviewer: 
Edward Tenace

Tenace on Ekin, 'The Last Armada: Queen Elizabeth, Juan del Águila, and the 100-Day Spanish Invasion of England'

Des Ekin. The Last Armada: Queen Elizabeth, Juan del Águila, and the 100-Day Spanish Invasion of England. New York: Pegasus Books, 2016. 420 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60598-944-0.

Reviewed by Edward Tenace (Lyon College) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
José E. Álvarez
Reviewer: 
David A. Messenger

Messenger on Álvarez, 'The Spanish Foreign Legion in the Spanish Civil War, 1936'

José E. Álvarez. The Spanish Foreign Legion in the Spanish Civil War, 1936. Columbia: University Of Missouri Press, 2016. 307 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2083-7.

Reviewed by David A. Messenger (University of South Alabama) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Nadia Schadlow
Reviewer: 
Douglas Peifer

Peifer on Schadlow, 'War and the Art of Governance: Consolidating Combat Success into Political Victory'

Nadia Schadlow. War and the Art of Governance: Consolidating Combat Success into Political Victory. Washington DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 344 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-410-9; $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-409-3.

Reviewed by Douglas Peifer (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Mark Strecker
Reviewer: 
Bradley Cesario

Cesario on Strecker, 'Shanghaiing Sailors: A Maritime History of Forced Labor, 1849/1915'

Mark Strecker. Shanghaiing Sailors: A Maritime History of Forced Labor, 1849/1915. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2014. 260 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9451-4.

Reviewed by Bradley Cesario (Texas A&M University) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Jaap Jacobs, L. H. Roper, eds.
Reviewer: 
Greg Rogers

Rogers on Jacobs and Roper, 'The Worlds of the Seventeenth-Century Hudson Valley'

Jaap Jacobs, L. H. Roper, eds. The Worlds of the Seventeenth-Century Hudson Valley. An American Region: Studies in the Hudson Valley Series. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2014. 277 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-5097-1.

Reviewed by Greg Rogers (SUNY Cobleskill) Published on H-War (August, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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