H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 27 Jul 2020 - 03 Aug 2020

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27 Jul 2020 and 03 Aug 2020.

Reviewed for H-War by John Worsencroft
   Woods, Randall B..  _Prisoners of Hope: Lyndon B. Johnson, the
   Great Society, and the Limits of Liberalism_.  New York: Basic
   Books, 2016.  480 pp.  $32.00, ISBN 978-0-465-05096-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=46584
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Reviewed for H-Asia by Jinah Kim
   May, San San; Igunma, Jana.  _Buddhism Illuminated: Manuscript Art
   from South-East Asia_.  Seattle: University of Washington Press,
   2018.  Illustrations. 256 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-295-74378-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=52593
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Reviewed for H-Albion by Kirsten Walsh
   Miller, Laura.  _Reading Popular Newtonianism: Print, the
   Principia, and the Dissemination of Newtonian Science_.
   Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018.  248 pp.
   $45.00, ISBN 978-0-8139-4125-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53076
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Reviewed for H-LatAm by Nichole Sanders
   Porter, Susie S..  _From Angel to Office Worker: Middle-Class
   Identity and Female Consciousness in Mexico, 1890-1950_.  The
   Mexican Experience Series. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press,
   2018.  Illustrations, tables, graphs. 372 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-1-
   4962-0649-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53325

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Carlos Dimas
   Reber, Vera Blinn.  _Tuberculosis in the Americas, 1870-1945:
   Beneath the Anguish in Philadelphia and Buenos Aires_.  New York:
   Routledge, 2018.  348 pp.  $149.95, ISBN 978-1-138-35950-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53753

Reviewed for H-War by Sean Kennedy
   Gordon, Bertram M..  _War Tourism: Second World War France from
   Defeat and Occupation to the Creation of Heritage_.  Ithaca:
   Cornell University Press, 2018.  Illustrations, charts. 294 pp.
   $42.95, ISBN 978-1-5017-1587-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53809

Reviewed for Jhistory by Eric Walls
   Graber, Samuel.  _Twice-Divided Nation: National Memory,
   Transatlantic News, and American Literature in the Civil War Era_.
   Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2019.  288 pp.
   $70.00, ISBN 978-0-8139-4238-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54065
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Reviewed for H-SHERA by Sergiy Yakovenko
   Bucur, Maria.  _Gendering Modernism: A Historical Reappraisal of
   the Canon_.  New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017.  168 pp.
   $25.95, ISBN 978-1-350-02625-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54208

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Alberto Ortiz Díaz
   LeBrón, Marisol.  _Policing Life and Death: Race, Violence, and
   Resistance in Puerto Rico_.  Berkeley: University of California
   Press, 2019.  xv + 301 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-520-30017-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54245
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Andrew Avery
   Taylor, Andrew.  _Two Years below the Horn: Operation Tabarin,
   Field Science, and Antarctic Sovereignty, 1944-1946_.  Edited by
   Daniel Heidt and P. Whitney Lackenbauer. Winnipeg: University of
   Manitoba Press, 2017.  Illustrations, maps. 496 pp.  $37.95, ISBN
   978-0-88755-791-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54412
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Reviewed for Jhistory by Fabrizio Martino
   Raboy, Marc.  _Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World_.  Oxford:
   Oxford University Press, 2016.  872 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-19-
   931358-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54659
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Reviewed for H-Asia by Mahesh Shankar
   Guyot-Réchard, Bérénice.  _Shadow States: India, China and
   the Himalayas, 1910-1962_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
   2018.  347 pp.  $31.99, ISBN 978-1-316-62724-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54660

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Caroline A. Kita
   Cypess, Rebecca; Sinkoff, Nancy, eds..  _Sara Levy's World:
   Gender, Judaism, and the Bach Tradition in Enlightenment Berlin_.
   Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2018.  x + 292 pp.
   $99.00, ISBN 978-1-58046-921-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54709
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Reviewed for H-Migration by Jonathan Dresner
   Matsuda, Hiroko.  _Liminality of the Japanese Empire: Border
   Crossings from Okinawa to Colonial Taiwan_.  Perspectives on the
   Global Past Series. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2018.
   Illustrations, maps, tables. 220 pp.  $68.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-6756-
   0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54890
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Graeme Pente
   Hunt, Lester H..  _Philosophy of Henry Thoreau: Ethics, Politics,
   and Nature, The_.  London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.
   184 pp.  $115.00, ISBN 978-1-350-07902-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54948

Reviewed for H-CivWar by Brianna Kirk
   Lowenthal, Larry.  _Yankee Regiment in Confederate Louisiana: The
   31st Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry in the Gulf South, A_.
   Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2019.  360 pp.
   $48.00, ISBN 978-0-8071-7190-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54965

Reviewed for H-Albion by Nigel Leask
   Coltman, Viccy.  _Art and Identity in Scotland: A Cultural History
   from the Jacobite Rising of 1745 to Walter Scott_.  Cambridge
   Social and Cultural Histories Series. Cambridge: Cambridge
   University Press, 2019.  Illustrations. xviii + 302 pp.  $99.99,
   ISBN 978-1-108-41768-6.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54984

Reviewed for H-Environment by Joseph Ukockis
   Huizar-Hernández, Anita.  _Forging Arizona: A History of the
   Peralta Land Grant and Racial Identity in the West_.  Latinidad:
   Transnational Cultures in the United States Series. New Brunswick:
   Rutgers University Press, 2019.  Illustrations, maps. 180 pp.
   $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8135-9881-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55034
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Reviewed for H-Environment by John Vsetecka
   Darrow, David W..  _Tsardom of Sufficiency, Empire of Norms:
   Statistics, Land Allotments, and Agrarian Reform in Russia, 1700-
   1921_.  Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2018.  376 pp.
   $49.95, ISBN 978-0-7735-5507-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55036

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Sarah Steinbock-Pratt
   Hoganson, Kristin L.; Sexton, Jay, eds..  _Crossing Empires:
   Taking U.S. History into Transimperial Terrain_.  American
   Encounters/Global Interactions Series. Durham: Duke University
   Press, 2020.  360 pp.  $28.95, ISBN 978-1-4780-0694-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55075
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Kyra Sanchez Clapper
   Ives, Colta.  _Public Parks, Private Gardens: Paris to Provence_.
   New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2018.  Illustrations. 208
   pp.  $50.00, ISBN 978-1-58839-584-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55155
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Reviewed for H-War by Paul Springer
   Bloom, Mia; Horgan, John.  _Small Arms: Children and Terrorism_.
   Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019.  248 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-
   0-8014-5388-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55208

Reviewed for H-Asia by Keith Taylor
   Nguyen, Duy Lap.  _Unimagined Community: Imperialism and Culture
   in South Vietnam, The_.  Manchester: Manchester University Press,
   2020.  280 pp.  $120.00, ISBN 978-1-5261-4396-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55242
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Reviewed for H-Diplo by Benjamin E. Park
   McKay, David O..  _Pacific Apostle: The 1920-21 Diary of David O.
   McKay in the Latter-Day Saint Island Missions_.  Edited by Reid L.
   Neilson and Carson V. Teuscher. Champaign: University of Illinois
   Press, 2020.  Illustrations. xlvi + 314 pp.  $14.95, ISBN 978-0-
   252-05171-5.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55275

Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Stephanie Balkwill
   Bryson, Megan.  _Goddess on the Frontier: Religion, Ethnicity, and
   Gender in Southwest China_.  Stanford: Stanford University Press,
   2017.  264 pp.  $60.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-0045-4.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55312
 

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