H-Net reviews posted to the web 04 Jun 2018 - 11 Jun 2018

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
04 Jun 2018 and 11 Jun 2018.

Reviewed for H-War by Bradley Cesario
   Melton, George E..  _From Versailles to Mers el-Kébir: The
   Promise of Anglo-French Naval Cooperation, 1919-40_.  Washington,
   DC: Naval Institute Press, 2015.  288 pp.  $42.95, ISBN 978-1-
   61251-879-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50307

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Juan Luis Ossa
   Hamnett, Brian R..  _End of Iberian Rule on the American
   Continent, 1770-1830, The_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University
   Press, 2017.  364 pp.  $34.99, ISBN 978-1-316-62663-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50756

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Jonathan G. Katz
   Schreier, Joshua.  _Merchants of Oran: A Jewish Port at the Dawn
   of Empire, The_.  Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture
   Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017.  216 pp.
   $50.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-9914-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51058

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by William Smaldone
   Morgan, Kevin.  _International Communism and the Cult of the
   Individual: Leaders, Tribunes and Martyrs under Lenin and Stalin_.
   Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.  xii + 363 pp.  $109.00,
   ISBN 978-1-349-71778-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51279

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Mark Edele
   Plokhy, Serhii.  _Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the
   Making of the Russian Nation From 1470 to the Present_.  New York:
   Basic Books, 2017.  432 pp.  $32.00, ISBN 978-0-465-09849-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51411

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Sylvia Sellers Garcia
   Leavitt-Alcántara, Brianna.  _Alone at the Altar: Single Women
   and Devotion in Guatemala, 1670-1870_.  Stanford: Stanford
   University Press, 2018.  312 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-0439-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51445

Reviewed for H-California by Oliver Rosales
   Patiño, Jimmy.  _Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles
   for Immigrant Rights in San Diego_.  Justice, Power, and Politics
   Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017.
   356 pp.  $32.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-3556-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51499

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Heidi Tworek
   Gorman, Daniel.  _International Cooperation in the Early Twentieth
   Century._.  London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017.  288 pp.  $114.00,
   ISBN 978-1-4725-6795-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51500

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Nino Vallen
   Melvin, Karen; Sellers-García, Sylvia, eds..  _Imagining
   Histories of Colonial Latin America: Synoptic Methods and
   Practices_.  Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2017.
   304 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8263-5922-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51582

Reviewed for HABSBURG by Dorothy Barenscott
   Cuevas-Wolf, Cristina; Poggi, Isotta, eds..  _Promote, Tolerate,
   Ban: Art and Culture in Cold War Hungary_.  Los Angeles: Getty
   Publications, 2018.  Illustrations. 160 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-1-
   60606-539-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51915

Reviewed for H-War by Robert John Clines
   Yaycioglu, Ali.  _Partners of the Empire: The Crisis of the
   Ottoman Order in the Age of Revolutions_.  Stanford: Stanford
   University Press, 2016.  368 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8047-9612-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52075

Reviewed for H-War by Gregory Michna
   Porter, Phil.  _Soldiers of Fort Mackinac: An Illustrated History,
   The_.  East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2018.  196
   pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-1-61186-281-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52301

Reviewed for H-South by Zachary J. Lechner
   Gillespie McRae, Elizabeth.  _Mothers of Massive Resistance: White
   Women and the Politics of White Supremacy_.  Oxford: Oxford
   University Press, 2018.  xiv + 352 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-19-
   027171-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52398

Reviewed for H-Genocide by Thijs B. Bouwknegt
   Ingelaere, Bert.  _Inside Rwanda's Gacaca Courts: Seeking Justice
   after Genocide_.  Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2018.
   252 pp.  $21.95, ISBN 978-0-299-30974-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52424

Reviewed for H-Genocide by Kjell Anderson
   Sands, Philippe.  _East West Street: On the Origins of "Genocide"
   and "Crimes Against Humanity"_.  New York, NY: Vintage, 2017.  xx
   + 425 pages.  $19.00, ISBN 978-0-525-43372-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52516

Reviewed for H-Ideas by Nathan Leidholm
   Kaldellis, Anthony; Siniossoglou, Niketas, eds..  _Cambridge
   Intellectual History of Byzantium, The_.  Cambridge: Cambridge
   University Press, 2017.  798 pp.  $150.00, ISBN 978-1-107-04181-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52546

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Birgitta Bader-Zaar
   Biçer-Deveci, Elife.  _Die osmanisch-türkische Frauenbewegung im
   Kontext internationaler Frauenorganisationen: Eine Beziehungs- und
   Verflechtungsgeschichte von 1895 bis 1935_.  Göttingen: V&R
   unipress, 2017.  259 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7370-0747-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52597

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Anke Silomon
   Hesse, Hans.  _Stolpersteine: Idee. Künstler. Geschichte.
   Wirkung_.  Essen: Klartext Verlag, 2017.  511 S., zahlr. farb.
   Abb.  , ISBN 978-3-8375-1547-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52604

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Klaus Ries
   Bergner, Marit.  _Henrich Steffens: Ein politischer Professor in
   Umbruchszeiten 1806–1819_.  Frankfurt am Main: Peter
   Lang/Frankfurt am Main, 2016.  414 S., 5 s/w Abb.  , ISBN 978-3-
   653-06806-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52605

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Marcus M. Payk
   Smith, Tony.  _Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal
   Internationalism and Its Crisis Today_.  Oxford: Princeton
   University Press, 2017.  XVIII, 332 S.  , ISBN 978-0-691-17167-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52614

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Marcus M. Payk
   Smith, Tony.  _Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal
   Internationalism and Its Crisis Today_.  Oxford: Princeton
   University Press, 2017.  XVIII, 332 S.  , ISBN 978-0-691-17167-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52615

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Marcus M. Payk
   Smith, Tony.  _Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal
   Internationalism and Its Crisis Today_.  Oxford: Princeton
   University Press, 2017.  XVIII, 332 S.  , ISBN 978-0-691-17167-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52616

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Andreas Weiß
   Six, Clemens.  _Secularism, Decolonisation, and the Cold War in
   South and Southeast Asia_.  London: Routledge, 2018.  XII, 305 S.
   $149.95, ISBN 978-1-138-05202-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52627

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by René Schlott
   Magenau, Jörg.  _Bestseller: Bücher, die wir liebten – und was
   sie über uns verraten_.  Hamburg: Hoffmann und Campe, 2018.
   286 S.  , ISBN 978-3-455-50379-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52628

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