H-Net reviews posted to the web 11 Dec 2017 - 18 Dec 2017

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December 18, 2017
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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
11 Dec 2017 and 18 Dec 2017.

Reviewed for H-Environment by Pamela Murray
   Appelbaum, Nancy P..  Mapping the Country of Regions: The
   Chorographic Commission of Nineteenth-Century Colombia. 
 Chapel
   Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016.  320 pp.  $34.95,
   ISBN 978-1-4696-2744-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47732

Reviewed for H-Environment by Gary Van Valen
   Smith, Scott C..  Landscape and Politics in the Ancient Andes:
   Biographies of Place at Khonkho Wankane
.  Albuquerque: University
   of New Mexico Press, 2016.  296 pp.  $75.00, ISBN 978-0-8263-5709-
   0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48799

Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Xiaofei Tu
   Stone, Jacqueline I..  Right Thoughts at the Last Moment:
   Buddhism and Deathbed Practices in Early Medieval Japan
.  Kuroda
   Studies in East Asian Buddhism Series. Honolulu: University of
   Hawai'i Press, 2016.  624 pp.  $68.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-5643-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49177

Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Joseph S. O'Leary
   Bowring, Richard.  In Search of the Way: Thought and Religion in
   Early-Modern Japan, 1582-1860
.  Oxford: Oxford University Press,
   2017.  xiv + 329 pp.  $111.55, ISBN 978-0-19-879523-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49178

Reviewed for H-Water by Rohan D'Souza
   Haines, Daniel.  Rivers Divided: Indus Basin Waters in the Making
   of India and Pakistan
.  New York: Oxford University Press, Feb
   2017.  208 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-19-064866-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49836

Reviewed for H-War by Kaete O'Connell
   Duffett, Rachel.  Stomach for Fighting: Food and the Soldiers of
   the Great War, The
.  Manchester: Manchester University Press,
   2015.  304 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-7190-9987-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50058

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Ulf Engel
   Crocker, Chester A.; Aall, Pamela, eds..  Fabric of Peace in
   Africa: Looking beyond the State, The.
  Waterloo: Centre for
   International Governance Innovation, 2017.  386 pp.  $110.00, ISBN
   978-1-928096-36-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50245

Reviewed for H-AmIndian by Sean P. Harvey
   Dennis, Jeff W..  Patriots and Indians: Shaping Identity in
   Eighteenth-Century South Carolina
.  Columbia: University of South
   Carolina Press, 2017.  Illustrations. 240 pp.  $29.99, ISBN 978-1-
   61117-756-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50286

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Eric Grynaviski
   Moss, Richard A..  Nixon's Back Channel to Moscow: Confidential
   Diplomacy and Détente
.  Lexington: University Press of Kentucky,
   2017.  404 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-8131-6787-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50329

Reviewed for H-War by Robert Kirchubel
   Brownell, William; Drace-Brownell, Denise.  First Nazi: Erich
   Ludendorff, The Man Who Made Hitler Possible, The.
  Berkeley:
   Counterpoint, 2016.  356 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-1-61902-609-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50802

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Paula Baker
   Greenberger, Scott S..  Unexpected President: The Life and Times
   of Chester A. Arthur, The.
  New York: Da Capo Press, 2017.  336
   pp.  $28.00, ISBN 978-0-306-82389-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50857

Reviewed for H-Envirohealth by Amy Hay
   Carson, Rachel; Wilson, Edward O.; Lear, Linda J.; Darling, Lois;
   Darling, Louis.  Silent Spring.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.
   xix + 378 pages.  $25.00, ISBN 978-0-618-25305-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51002

Reviewed for H-War by Dave Burford
   Clark, J. P..  Preparing for War: The Emergence of the Modern
   U.S. Army, 1815-1917.
  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017.
   352 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-674-54573-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51181

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christine Gundermann
   Carretero, Mario; Berger, Stefan; Grever, Maria.  Palgrave
   Handbook of Research in Historical Culture and Education.

   Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.  856 S., 15 s/w Abb.  ,
   ISBN 978-1-137-52908-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51283

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christine Kleinjung
   Zey, Claudia.  Mächtige Frauen?: Königinnen und Fürstinnen im
   europäischen Mittelalter (11.–14. Jahrhundert).
  Ostfildern:
   Jan Thorbecke Verlag, 2015.  480 S.  $73.00, ISBN 978-3-7995-6881-
   4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51289

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Gisela Diewald-Kerkmann
   Karcher, Katharina.  Sisters in Arms: Militant Feminisms in the
   Federal Republic of Germany since 1968.
  New York: Berghahn
   Books, 2017.  178 S.  $110.00, ISBN 978-1-78533-534-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51294

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Markus Tauschek
   Welz, Gisela.  European Products: Making and Unmaking Heritage in
   Cyprus.
  Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2015.  204 S.  $120.00, ISBN
   978-1-78238-822-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51295

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Holger Böning
   Gardiner, John Eliot.  Bach: Musik für die Himmelsburg.
   München: Carl Hanser Verlag, 2016.  734 S.  , ISBN 978-3-446-
   24619-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51302

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Holger Böning
   Gardiner, John Eliot.  Bach: Musik für die Himmelsburg.
   München: Carl Hanser Verlag, 2016.  734 S.  , ISBN 978-3-446-
   24619-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51303

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Norman Domeier
   Urwand, Ben.  Der Pakt: Hollywoods Geschäfte mit Hitler.
   Darmstadt: Theiss Verlag, 2017.  320 S. mit 23 s/w Abb.  , ISBN
   978-3-8062-3371-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51304

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Daniel Marc Segesser
   Mulligan, William; Rose, Andreas; Geppert, Dominik.  The Wars
   before the Great War: Conflict and International Politics before
   the Outbreak of the First World War.
  Cambridge: Cambridge
   University Press, 2015.  XI, 378 S.  $103.00, ISBN 978-1-107-
   06347-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51306

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