Reviews

Author: 
Maarten Van Ginderachter
Reviewer: 
Jakub Benes

Benes on Ginderachter, 'The Everyday Nationalism of Workers: A Social History of Modern Belgium'

Maarten Van Ginderachter. The Everyday Nationalism of Workers: A Social History of Modern Belgium. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 280 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0969-3

Author: 
Julia Gaffield, ed.
Reviewer: 
Andrew Maginn

Maginn on Gaffield, 'The Haitian Declaration of Independence: Creation, Context and Legacy'

Julia Gaffield, ed. The Haitian Declaration of Independence: Creation, Context and Legacy. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2016. 296 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-3788-5.

Reviewed by Andrew Maginn (Howard University) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Graham A. Peck
Reviewer: 
Kellen Heniford

Heniford on Peck, 'Making an Antislavery Nation: Lincoln, Douglas, and the Battle over Freedom'

Graham A. Peck. Making an Antislavery Nation: Lincoln, Douglas, and the Battle over Freedom. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 280 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04136-5.

Reviewed by Kellen Heniford (Columbia University) Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
David Silkenat
Reviewer: 
Clayton J. Butler

Butler on Silkenat, 'Driven from Home: North Carolina's Civil War Refugee Crisis'

David Silkenat. Driven from Home: North Carolina's Civil War Refugee Crisis. UnCivil Wars Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. 304 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4946-6.

Reviewed by Clayton J. Butler (University of Virginia) Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Gregory P. Downs
Reviewer: 
Amanda Bellows

Bellows on Downs, 'The Second American Revolution: The Civil War-Era Struggle over Cuba and the Rebirth of the American Republic'

Gregory P. Downs. The Second American Revolution: The Civil War-Era Struggle over Cuba and the Rebirth of the American Republic. The Steven and Janice Brose Lectures in the Civil War Era Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 232 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5273-3.

Reviewed by Amanda Bellows (The New School) Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
John M. Murrin
Reviewer: 
Jasper M. Trautsch

Trautsch on Murrin, 'Rethinking America: From Empire to Republic'

John M. Murrin. Rethinking America: From Empire to Republic. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. xi + 432 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-503871-2.

Reviewed by Jasper M. Trautsch (University of Regensburg) Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Chaim M. Rosenberg
Reviewer: 
Roxy Wylie

Wylie on Rosenberg, 'The Loyalist Conscience: Principled Opposition to the American Revolution'

Chaim M. Rosenberg. The Loyalist Conscience: Principled Opposition to the American Revolution. Jefferson: McFarland, 2018. 232 pp. $49.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-3248-3.

Reviewed by Roxy Wylie (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith) Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Enrico Dal Lago
Reviewer: 
Michael A. Hill

Hill on Dal Lago, 'Civil War and Agrarian Unrest: The Confederate South and Southern Italy'

Enrico Dal Lago. Civil War and Agrarian Unrest: The Confederate South and Southern Italy. Cambridge Studies on the American South Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Maps. 476 pp. $59.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-03842-4.

Reviewed by Michael A. Hill (University of Kansas) Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Paul Taylor
Reviewer: 
Cecily Zander

Zander on Taylor, 'The Most Complete Political Machine Ever Known: The North's Union Leagues in the American Civil War'

Paul Taylor. The Most Complete Political Machine Ever Known: The North's Union Leagues in the American Civil War. Civil War in the North Series. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2018. xiv + 322 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-353-0.

Reviewed by Cecily Zander (Pennsylvania State University) Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
David Brundage
Reviewer: 
Maddison Rhoa

Rhoa on Brundage, 'Irish Nationalists in America: The Politics of Exile, 1798-1998'

David Brundage. Irish Nationalists in America: The Politics of Exile, 1798-1998. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. 312 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-005560-8.

Reviewed by Maddison Rhoa (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Will B. Mackintosh
Reviewer: 
William D. Bryan

Bryan on Mackintosh, 'Selling the Sights: The Invention of the Tourist in American Culture'

Will B. Mackintosh. Selling the Sights: The Invention of the Tourist in American Culture. Early American Places Series. New York: New York University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 272 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-8937-2.

Reviewed by William D. Bryan (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Nationalism (December, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Jill Lepore
Reviewer: 
Reynolds J. Scott-Childress

Scott-Childress on Lepore, 'This America: The Case for the Nation'

Jill Lepore. This America: The Case for the Nation. New York: Liveright, 2019. 150 pp. $16.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-63149-641-7.

Reviewed by Reynolds J. Scott-Childress (State University of New York at New Paltz) Published on H-Nationalism (December, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Dmitry Shumsky
Reviewer: 
Moshe Behar

Behar on Shumsky, 'Beyond the Nation-State: The Zionist Political Imagination from Pinsker to Ben-Gurion'

Dmitry Shumsky. Beyond the Nation-State: The Zionist Political Imagination from Pinsker to Ben-Gurion. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 320 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-23013-0.

Reviewed by Moshe Behar (University of Manchester) Published on H-Nationalism (December, 2019) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Author: 
Damian Alan Pargas, ed.
Reviewer: 
Taylor Kocher

Kocher on Pargas, 'Fugitive Slaves and Spaces of Freedom in North America'

Damian Alan Pargas, ed. Fugitive Slaves and Spaces of Freedom in North America. Southern Dissent Series. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2018. Illustrations, tables. 334 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-5603-6.

Reviewed by Taylor Kocher (University of Maryland, College Park) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Richard Drake
Reviewer: 
Mathias Fuelling

Fuelling on Drake, 'Charles Austin Beard: The Return of the Master Historian of American Imperialism'

Richard Drake. Charles Austin Beard: The Return of the Master Historian of American Imperialism. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 336 pp. $42.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1516-7.

Reviewed by Mathias Fuelling (Temple University) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2019) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

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