H-Net reviews posted to the web 18 Sep 2017 - 25 Sep 2017

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Date: 
September 25, 2017
Location: 
United States

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
18 Sep 2017 and 25 Sep 2017.

Reviewed for H-Midwest by Greg Hall
   Pacyga, Dominic A..  Slaughterhouse: Chicago's Union Stock Yard
   and the World It Made
.  Chicago: University Of Chicago Press,
   2015.  256 pp.  $26.00, ISBN 978-0-226-12309-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46444

Reviewed for H-Asia by William Pinch
   Hawley, John Stratton.  Storm of Songs: India and the Idea of the
   Bhakti Movement, A. 
 Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015.
   Maps, illustrations. 464 pp.  $51.50, ISBN 978-0-674-18746-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47191

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Aaron Coy Moulton
   Miller, Aragorn Storm.  Precarious Paths to Freedom: The United
   States, Venezuela, and the Latin American Cold War
.  Albuquerque:
   University of New Mexico Press, 2016.  304 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-
   8263-5687-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47645

Reviewed for H-Asia by Shraddha Kumbhojkar
   Rawat, Ramnarayan S.; Satyanarayana, K., eds..  Dalit Studies.
   Durham: Duke University Press, 2016.  320 pp.  $25.95, ISBN 978-0-
   8223-6132-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47997

Reviewed for H-Asia by Khohchahar E. Chuluu
   Wallace, Vesna A., ed..  Buddhism in Mongolian History, Culture,
   and Society
.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.  xxii +
   325 pp.  $105.00, ISBN 978-0-19-995864-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48042

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Kate McMahon
   Clark-Pujara, Christy.  Dark Work: The Business of Slavery in
   Rhode Island.  
Early American Places Series. New York: New York
   University Press, 2016.  224 pp.  $40.00, ISBN 978-1-4798-7042-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49358

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Jonathan W. White
   Conant, Sean, ed..  Gettysburg Address: Perspectives on Lincoln's
   Greatest Speech, The
.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
   xvi + 350 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-0-19-022745-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49519

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Joshua Cochran
   Bowen, Wayne H..  Truman, Franco's Spain, and the Cold War.
   Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2017.  208 pp.  $50.00,
   ISBN 978-0-8262-2117-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49573

Reviewed for H-Disability by Tim Vermande
   Pestilli, Livio.  Picturing the Lame in Italian Art from
   Antiquity to the Modern Era.
  New York: Routledge, 2016.  xii +
   182 pp. Illustrations.  $149.95, ISBN 978-1-4724-6978-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49663

Reviewed for H-War by Mattie Fitch
   Sapiro, Gisèle.  French Writers' War, 1940-1953, The.
   Translated by Vanessa Doriott Anderson and Dorrit Cohn. Durham:
   Duke University Press, 2014.  Tables, graphs. 672 pp.  $134.95,
   ISBN 978-0-8223-5178-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49675

Reviewed for H-Teach by Orel Beilinson
   Conrad, Sebastian.  What is Global History?.  Princeton:
   Princeton University Press, 2016.  312 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-691-
   15525-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49868

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Marina Henke
   Susan L. Woodward.  Ideology of Failed States: Why Intervention
   Fails, The.
  New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.  300 pp.
   $27.97, ISBN 978-1-316-62958-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49945

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Heather McNamee
   Williams, Frank J.; Burkhimer, Michael, eds..  Lincoln
   Assassination Riddle: Revisiting the Crime of the Nineteenth
   Century, The
.  True Crime History Series. Kent: Kent State
   University Press, 2016.  ix + 214 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-1-60635-
   295-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50025

Reviewed for H-War by David Palkki
   Schlosser, Eric.  Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the
   Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety. 
 New York:
   Penguin, 2014.  656 pp.  $18.00, ISBN 978-0-14-312578-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50068

Reviewed for H-AmIndian by Simone Poliandri
   Cobb, Daniel M..  Say We Are Nations: Documents of Politics and
   Protest in Indigenous America since 1887. 
 H. Eugene and Lillian
   Youngs Lehman Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina
   Press, 2015.  316 pp.  $32.50, ISBN 978-1-4696-2480-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50078

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Timothy Stapleton
   Clune, John V..  Abongo Abroad: Military-Sponsored Travel in
   Ghana, the United States, and the World, 1959-1992, The
.  The
   Cold War in Global Perspective Series. Nashville: Vanderbilt
   University Press, 2017.  288 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8265-2151-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50163

Reviewed for H-War by Kevin Braam
   Alcalde, Ángel.  War Veterans and Fascism in Interwar Europe.
   Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare
   Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.  xiii + 314
   pp.  $99.99, ISBN 978-1-107-19842-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50368

Reviewed for H-Music by Corinna Herr
   Howard, Patricia.  Modern Castrato: Gaetano Guadagni and the
   Coming of a New Operatic  Age, The.  
Oxford: Oxford University
   Press, 2014.  xiv + 238 pp.  $41.95, ISBN 978-0-19-936520-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50421

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Magnus Koch
   Grischany, Thomas R..  Der Ostmark treue Alpensöhne: Die
   Integration der Österreicher in die großdeutsche Wehrmacht, 1938-
   45. 
 Göttingen: V&R unipress, 2015.  , ISBN 978-3-8470-0377-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50558

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Ulrich Baumann
   Alton, Juliane; Geldmacher, Thomas; Koch, Magnus; Metzler, Hannes.
   "Verliehen für die Flucht vor den Fahnen": Das Denkmal für die
   Verfolgten der NS-Militärjustiz in Wien.
  Göttingen: Wallstein
   Verlag, 2016.  275 S., 128 farb. Abb.  , ISBN 978-3-8353-1823-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50626

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Andrea Bahr
   Körner, Konstanze.  Leitungsstile in der DDR: Ein Vergleich der
   Eliten in Partei, Industrie und Dienstleistungszweig 1971 bis
   1989.
  Berlin: Metropol Verlag, 2016.  309 S.  , ISBN 978-3-
   86331-271-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50627

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Uwe Israel
   Neumann, Christian Alexander.  Venedig und Aragon im
   Spätmittelalter (1280–1410): Eine Verflechtungsgeschichte.

   Paderborn: Schöningh, 2017.  809 S. + CD-Beilage  , ISBN 978-3-
   506-78523-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50639

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Sabine Rutar
   Unkovski-Korica, Vladimir.  The Economic Struggle for Power in
   Tito's Yugoslavia: From World War II to Non-Alignment
.  London:
   I.B. Tauris, 2016.  320 S.  , ISBN 978-1-78076-328-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50640

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christiane Raffaela Bub
   Grabner-Haider, Anton; Davidowicz, Klaus S.; Prenner, Karl.
   Kulturgeschichte des 19. Jahrhunderts.  Göttingen: Vandenhoeck
   & Ruprecht, 2015.  272 S.  $88.00, ISBN 978-3-525-53118-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50641

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Urs Germann
   Cottier, Maurice.  Fatale Gewalt: Ehre, Subjekt und Kriminalität
   am Übergang zur Moderne. Das Beispiel Bern 1868–1941.

   Konstanz: UVK Verlag, 2017.  246 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7398-0155-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50647

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Walther Bernecker
   Abele, Christiane.  Kein kleines Land: Die Kolonialfrage in
   Portugal 1961–1974.
  Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2017.
   316 S.  , ISBN 978-3-8353-3009-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50648

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Boris Barth
   Löffelbein, Nils; Fehlemann, Silke; Cornelißen, Christoph.
   Europa 1914: Wege ins Unbekannte.  Paderborn: Schöningh, 2016.
   287 S.  , ISBN 978-3-506-78572-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50649

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Malte Fuhrmann
   Gingeras, Ryan.  Mustafa Kemal Ataturk: Heir to the Empire.
   Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.  224 S.  $16.95, ISBN 978-
   0-19-025001-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50656

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Sebastian Jobs
   Dowd, Gregory Evans.  Groundless: Rumors, Legends, and Hoaxes on
   the Early American Frontier.
  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University
   Press, 2016.  408 S.  $34.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-1865-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50657

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