ANN: H-Net Reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 03 Apr 2023 - 10 Apr 2023

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April 10, 2023

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
03 Apr 2023 and 10 Apr 2023.

Reviewed for H-War by Donald MacCuish
   Davis, Anita Price.  _North Carolina and World War II: A
   Documentary Portrait_.  Jefferson: McFarland, 2014.  224 pp.
   $39.95, ISBN 978-0-7864-7984-9.
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Reviewed for H-Haiti by Jesús G. Ruiz
   Tardieu, Jean-Pierre.  _Biassou, Jean-François, Toussaint
   Louverture et les "Noirs Français" de Saint-Domingue: L'apport
   des archives espagnoles (1792-1804)_.  Paris: L'Harmattan, 2021.
   224 pp.  EUR 24.00, ISBN 978-2-343-22644-6.
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Reviewed for H-War by Drew Flanagan
   Loth, Wilfried.  _Charles de Gaulle_.  Stuttgart: Kohlhammer
   Verlag, 2015.  331 pp.  $33.00, ISBN 978-3-17-021362-3.
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Reviewed for H-LatAm by Daniel Nemser
   Schwaller, Robert C., ed..  _African Maroons in Sixteenth-Century
   Panama: A History in Documents_.  Norman: University of Oklahoma
   Press, 2021.  xvii + 285 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-8061-6933-0.
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Reviewed for H-LatAm by Alfredo Escudero Villanueva
   Owensby, Brian Philip.  _New World of Gain: Europeans, Guaraní,
   and the Global Origins of Modern Economy_.  Stanford: Stanford
   University Press, 2022.  400 pp.  $32.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-2833-5.
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Reviewed for H-War by Kyle B. Burke
   Bolliger, Lennart.  _Apartheid’s Black Soldiers_.  War and
   Militarism in African History Series. Athens: Ohio University
   Press, 2021.  Illustrations. xviii + 272 pp.  $80.00, ISBN 978-0-
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Kenneth N. Ngwa
   Walker, Benjamin Bronnert.  _Religion in Global Health and
   Development: The Case of Twentieth-Century Ghana_.  Montreal:
   McGill-Queen's University Press, 2022.  Illustrations, tables,
   map. xix + 316 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-228-01169-9.
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Reviewed for H-LatAm by Debbie Sharnak
   Raboy, Marc.  _Looking for Alicia: The Unfinished Life of an
   Argentinian Rebel_.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2022.
   Illustrations. xiii + 310 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-0-19-005810-4.
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Reviewed for H-LatAm by Claiton Marcio da Silva
   Eaglin, Jennifer.  _Sweet Fuel: A Political and Environmental
   History of Brazilian Ethanol_.  Oxford: Oxford University Press,
   2022.  x + 268 pp.  $38.62, ISBN 978-0-19-751068-1.
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Tina M. Peabody
   Cox, Kevin R..  _Boomtown Columbus: Ohio’s Sunbelt City and How
   Developers Got Their Way_.  Columbus: Ohio State University Press,
   2021.  Illustrations, tables. 274 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8142-
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Hannah Palsa
   Grebowicz, Margret.  _Rescue Me: On Dogs and Their Humans_.
   Forerunners: Ideas First Series. Minneapolis: University of
   Minnesota Press, 2022.  80 pp.  $10.00, ISBN 978-1-5179-1460-8.
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Paul E. Sampson
   Väliaho, Pasi.  _Projecting Spirits: Speculation, Providence, and
   Early Modern Optical Media_.  Stanford: Stanford University Press,
   2022.  xvii + 252 pp.  $90.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-3085-7.
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Reviewed for H-Water by Ahmed Yaqoub AlMaazmi
   Gooding, Philip.  _On the Frontiers of the Indian Ocean World: A
   History of Lake Tanganyika, c. 1830-1890_.  Cambridge Oceanic
   Histories Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022.
   252 pp.  $99.99, ISBN 978-1-00-910074-8.
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Kennedy K. Mcleod
   Sagal, Anna K..  _Botanical Entanglements: Women, Natural Science,
   and the Arts in Eighteenth-Century England_.  Charlottesville:
   University of Virginia Press, 2022.  ix + 281 pp.  $45.00, ISBN
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Reviewed for H-Slavery by Michael Emett
   Roy, Michaël.  _Fugitive Texts: Slave Narratives in Antebellum
   Print Culture_.  Translated by Susan Pickford. Madison: University
   of Wisconsin Press, 2022.  Illustrations. xi + 222 pp.  $79.95,
   ISBN 978-0-299-33840-4.
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Bartow J. Elmore
   Hay, Amy M..  _Defoliation of America: Agent Orange Chemicals,
   Citizens, and Protests, The_.  NEXUS: New Histories of Science,
   Technology, the Environment, Agriculture, and Medicine Series.
   Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2022.  Illustrations. 328
   pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-0-8173-2108-6.
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Reviewed for H-Antisemitism by Sharon Vance
   Herf, Jeffrey.  _Israel's Moment: International Support for and
   Opposition to Establishing the Jewish State, 1945-1949_.
   Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022.  Illustrations. 450
   pp.  $39.99, ISBN 978-1-316-51796-3.
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Brandi Burns
   Fleming, Theodore H..  _Sonoran Desert Journeys: Ecology and
   Evolution of Its Iconic Species_.  Tucson: University of Arizona
   Press, 2022.  336 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8165-4729-6.
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Michael Brinley
   Vronskaya, Alla.  _Architecture of Life: Soviet Modernism and the
   Human Sciences_.  Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press,
   2022.  312 pp.  $140.00, ISBN 978-1-5179-1226-0.
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Reviewed for H-History-and-Theory by Mark A. Dodge
   Murphy, Erin.  _Burmese Haze: US Policy and Myanmar’s
   Opening―and Closing_.  Ann Arbor: Association for Asian Studies,
   2022.  244 pp.  $16.00, ISBN 978-1-952636-25-7.
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Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Kimia Shahi
   Muka, Samantha.  _Oceans under Glass: Tank Craft and the Sciences
   of the Sea_.  Oceans in Depth. Chicago: University of Chicago
   Press, 2023.  240 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-226-82413-0.
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