Reviews

Author: 
Charlotte Ann Legg
Reviewer: 
Timothy Roberts

Roberts on Legg, 'The New White Race: Settler Colonialism and the Press in French Algeria, 1860-1914'

Charlotte Ann Legg. The New White Race: Settler Colonialism and the Press in French Algeria, 1860-1914. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2021. 304 pp. $55.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4962-2523-8; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-0850-7.

Reviewed by Timothy Roberts (Western Illinois University) Published on H-Empire (December, 2022) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Caroline Elkins
Reviewer: 
Richard N. Price

Price on Elkins, 'Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire'

Caroline Elkins. Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2022. x + 875 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-307-27242-3

Reviewed by Richard N. Price (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (December, 2022) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Jonathan Daly
Reviewer: 
Jacob Ivey

Ivey on Daly, 'The Rise of Western Power: a Comparative History of Western Civilization (2nd ed.)'

Jonathan Daly. The Rise of Western Power: a Comparative History of Western Civilization (2nd ed.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014, 2021 (2nd ed.). 696 pp. $44.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4411-1851-6.

Reviewed by Jacob Ivey (Florida Institute of Technology) Published on H-Empire (July, 2022) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Luca Scholz
Reviewer: 
Joseph F. Patrouch

Patrouch on Scholz, 'Borders and Freedom of Movement in the Holy Roman Empire'

Luca Scholz. Borders and Freedom of Movement in the Holy Roman Empire. Studies in German History Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020. 288 pp. Ill. $85.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-19-258444-1; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-884567-6.

Reviewed by Joseph F. Patrouch (University of Alberta) Published on H-Empire (March, 2022) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Richard Price
Reviewer: 
Darren Reid

Reid on Price, 'Empire and Indigeneity: Histories and Legacies'

Richard Price. Empire and Indigeneity: Histories and Legacies. London: Routledge, 2021. 372 pp. $44.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-367-56579-4; $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-367-56578-7; $44.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-00-309844-7.

Reviewed by Darren Reid (University College London) Published on H-Empire (March, 2022) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Pierre Schill, ed.
Reviewer: 
Gavin Murray-Miller

Murray-Miller on Schill, 'Réveiller l'archive d'une guerre coloniale. Gaston Chérau, correspondant de guerre, 1911-1912'

Pierre Schill, ed. Réveiller l'archive d'une guerre coloniale. Gaston Chérau, correspondant de guerre, 1911-1912. Ivry-sur-Seine: Creaphis éditions, 2018. 478 pp. EUR 35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-2-35428-141-0

Reviewed by Gavin Murray-Miller (Cardiff University) Published on H-Empire (June, 2021) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Jeremy A. Yellen
Reviewer: 
Lee Eysturlid

Eysturlid on Yellen, 'The Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere: When Total Empire Met Total War'

Jeremy A. Yellen. The Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere: When Total Empire Met Total War. Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University Series. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. 306 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3554-7.

Reviewed by Lee Eysturlid (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy) Published on H-Empire (April, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Francis Robinson
Reviewer: 
Amanda Lanzillo

Lanzillo on Robinson, 'The Muslim World in Modern South Asia: Power, Authority, Knowledge'

Francis Robinson. The Muslim World in Modern South Asia: Power, Authority, Knowledge. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2021. 419 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-8301-6

Reviewed by Amanda Lanzillo (Princeton University) Published on H-Empire (April, 2021) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Maartje M. Abbenhuis, Gordon W. Morrell
Reviewer: 
Stephen Hague

Hague on Abbenhuis and Morrell, 'The First Age of Industrial Globalization: An International History 1815-1918'

Maartje M. Abbenhuis, Gordon W. Morrell. The First Age of Industrial Globalization: An International History 1815-1918. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019. 324 pp. $88.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4742-6710-6; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4742-6709-0

Author: 
Justin Fantauzzo
Reviewer: 
Bryan McClure

McClure on Fantauzzo, 'The Other Wars: The Experience and Memory of the First World War in the Middle East and Macedonia'

Justin Fantauzzo. The Other Wars: The Experience and Memory of the First World War in the Middle East and Macedonia. Cambridge: Cambridge, 2020. x + 248 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-47900-4.

Reviewed by Bryan McClure (Western University) Published on H-Empire (March, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Matthew G. Stanard
Reviewer: 
Tracey Rizzo

Rizzo on Stanard, 'European Overseas Empire 1879-1999: A Short History'

Matthew G. Stanard. European Overseas Empire 1879-1999: A Short History. Hoboken: Wiley, 2018. 248 pp. $31.25 (paper), ISBN 978-1-119-13011-6.

Reviewed by Tracey Rizzo (UNC Asheville) Published on H-Empire (February, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

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Author: 
Andrew Lambert
Reviewer: 
Timothy Jenks

Jenks on Lambert, 'Seapower States: Maritime Culture, Continental Empires, and the Conflict that Made the Modern World'

Andrew Lambert. Seapower States: Maritime Culture, Continental Empires, and the Conflict that Made the Modern World. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 320 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-23004-8

Reviewed by Timothy Jenks (East Carolina University) Published on H-Empire (January, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Angelos Chaniotis
Reviewer: 
Joseph Frechette

Frechette on Chaniotis, 'Age of Conquests: The Greek World from Alexander to Hadrian'

Angelos Chaniotis. Age of Conquests: The Greek World from Alexander to Hadrian. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 480 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-65964-3

Reviewed by Joseph Frechette (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (December, 2020) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

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