Reviews

Author: 
Townsend Hoopes, Douglas Brinkley
Reviewer: 
Matthew S. Magda

Magda on Hoopes and Brinkley, 'FDR and the Creation of the U.N'

Townsend Hoopes, Douglas Brinkley. FDR and the Creation of the U.N. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997. xii + 287 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-06930-3.

Reviewed by Matthew S. Magda (Sacred Heart University) Published on H-USA (December, 1997)

Author: 
Joseph G. Morgan
Reviewer: 
Fabian Hilfrich

Hilfrich on Morgan, 'The Vietnam Lobby: The American Friends of Vietnam, 1955-1975'

Joseph G. Morgan. The Vietnam Lobby: The American Friends of Vietnam, 1955-1975. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. xviii + 229 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2322-4.

Reviewed by Fabian Hilfrich (John F. Kennedy-Institut, Free University of Berlin, Germany) Published on H-USA (September, 1997)

Fighting for and over Vietnam

Author: 
Eisaku Kihira
Reviewer: 
Nobuko Toyosawa

Toyosawa on Kihira, 'Pakkusu Amerikana heno Michi: Taido Suru Sengo Sekai Chitsujo (The Path to the Pax Americana: The Rise of the Postwar World Order)'

Eisaku Kihira. Pakkusu Amerikana heno Michi: Taido Suru Sengo Sekai Chitsujo (The Path to the Pax Americana: The Rise of the Postwar World Order). Tokyo: Yamakawa Shuppan Sha, 1996. xxiii + 302 pp.

Reviewed by Nobuko Toyosawa (Southern Illinois University at Carbondale) Published on H-USA (September, 1997)

The Rise of the United States in the International Community

Author: 
Michael Brown
Reviewer: 
Antonio Donno

Donno on Brown, 'The Israeli-American Connection: Its Roots in the Yishuv, 1914-1945'

Michael Brown. The Israeli-American Connection: Its Roots in the Yishuv, 1914-1945. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1996. 396 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8143-2536-0.

Reviewed by Antonio Donno (University of Lecce (Italy)) Published on H-USA (August, 1997)

The United States and Palestinian Zionism between the Two Wars

Author: 
Hitoshi Hanai, Koki Asakawa
Reviewer: 
Nobuko Toyosawa

Toyosawa on Hanai and Asakawa, 'Sengo Nichibei Kankei no Kiseki </i>(<i>The Course of U.S.-Japan Relation in the Post-War Era</i>)'

Hitoshi Hanai, Koki Asakawa. Sengo Nichibei Kankei no Kiseki (The Course of U.S.-Japan Relation in the Post-War Era). Tokyo: Keiso Shobo, 1995. x + 253 pp. Y 2,575 (cloth), ISBN 978-4-326-35107-7.

Reviewed by Nobuko Toyosawa (Southern Illinois University at Carbondale) Published on H-USA (August, 1997)

Post-War U.S.-Japan Relation

Author: 
Arthur T. Vanderbilt
Reviewer: 
Christopher D. Felker

Felker on Vanderbilt, 'Treasure Wreck: The Fortunes and Fate of the Pirate Ship Whydah'

Arthur T. Vanderbilt. Treasure Wreck: The Fortunes and Fate of the Pirate Ship Whydah. Provincetown, Mass.: Cape Cod Pilgrim Memorial Association, 1992. x + 164 pp. $8.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-945135-06-7.

Reviewed by Christopher D. Felker (Michigan State University) Published on H-USA (July, 1997)

Author: 
Lian Xi
Reviewer: 
Cristina Zaccarini

Zaccarini on Xi, 'The Conversion of Missionaries: Liberalism in American Protestant Missions in China, 1907-1932'

Lian Xi. The Conversion of Missionaries: Liberalism in American Protestant Missions in China, 1907-1932. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1997. xiv + 247 pp. $38.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-01606-1.

Reviewed by Cristina Zaccarini (SUNY at Stony Brook, NY) Published on H-USA (July, 1997)

Author: 
Stig Foerster, eds., Joerg Nagler
Reviewer: 
Wolfgang Hochbruck

Hochbruck on Foerster, 'On the Road to Total War. The American Civil War and the German War of Unification, 1861-1871'

Stig Foerster, eds., Joerg Nagler. On the Road to Total War. The American Civil War and the German War of Unification, 1861-1871. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. xii + 705 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-56071-9.

Reviewed by Wolfgang Hochbruck (University of Stuttgart, Germany) Published on H-USA (July, 1997)

Author: 
GÖ¼nter Bischof, Stephen E. Ambrose, eds.
Reviewer: 
Yasuhiro Yamada

Yamada on Bischof and Ambrose, 'Eisenhower: A Century Assessment'

GÖ¼nter Bischof, Stephen E. Ambrose, eds. Eisenhower: A Century Assessment. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. xx + 281 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-1942-6.

Reviewed by Yasuhiro Yamada (Osaka University of Foreign Studies) Published on H-USA (July, 1997)

Author: 
Nancy Rubin
Reviewer: 
Christopher D. Felker

Felker on Rubin, 'American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post'

Nancy Rubin. American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post. New York: Villard Books, 1995. xvi + 445 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-679-41347-9.

Reviewed by Christopher D. Felker (Michigan State University) Published on H-USA (June, 1997)

Author: 
James Welch, Paul Stekler
Reviewer: 
Will Karkavelas

Karkavelas on Welch and Stekler, 'Killing Custer: The Battle of the Little Big Horn and the Fate of the Plains Indians'

James Welch, Paul Stekler. Killing Custer: The Battle of the Little Big Horn and the Fate of the Plains Indians. New York: Penguin Books, 1994. 320 pp. $13.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-14-025176-0.

Reviewed by Will Karkavelas (Osaka University) Published on H-USA (April, 1997)

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