H-Net reviews posted to the web 04 July 2016 - 11 July 2016

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between 04 Jul 2016 and 11 Jul 2016.

Reviewed for H-War by Paul Springer
   Olson, Gordon L..  The Notorious Isaac Earl and His Scouts: Union Soldiers, Prisoners, Spies.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans Publishing, 2014.  xi + 300 pp.  $22.00, ISBN 978-0-8028-6801-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=42832

Reviewed for H-War by Jason Locke
   Stein, Barbara H.; Stein, Stanley J..  Crisis in an Atlantic Empire: Spain and New Spain, 1808-1810.  The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.  808 pp.  $89.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-1424-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=43126

Reviewed for H-Pennsylvania by Jonathan Goos
   Day, Katie.  Faith on the Avenue: Religion on a City Street. Photographs by Edd Conboy. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.  xiv + 247 pp.  $31.95, ISBN 978-0-19-986002-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=43735

Reviewed for H-War by Aleksandra Pomiecko
   Marples, David R..  "Our Glorious Past": Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War.  Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society Series. Stuttgart: ibidem Press, 2014.  400 pp.  $79.00, ISBN 978-3-8382-0675-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=45643

Reviewed for H-Disability by Natalie Spagnuolo
   Shakespeare, Tom, ed..  Disability Research Today: International Perspectives.  Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge Press Ltd., 2015. 270 pp.  $51.95, ISBN 978-0-415-74844-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=45842

Reviewed for H-Asia by Rohit Wanchoo
   Talbot, Ian.  A History of Modern South Asia: Politics, States, Diasporas.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016.  368 pp. $34.95, ISBN 978-0-300-19694-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=45887

Reviewed for H-Diplo by David Greenberg
   Schuessler, John M..  Deceit on the Road to War: Presidents, Politics, and American Democracy.  Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015.  192 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8014-5359-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46082

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Benjamin E. Park
   Baker, Keith Michael; Edelstein, Dan, eds..  Scripting Revolution: A Historical Approach to the Comparative Study of  Revolutions.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015.  ix + 438 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8047-9616-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46122

Reviewed for H-War by Richard Anderson
   Barr, Niall.  Eisenhower's Armies: The American-British Alliance during World War II.  New York: Pegasus Books, 2015.  545 pp. $35.00, ISBN 978-1-60598-816-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46141

Reviewed for H-War by Gregory Brew
   Bradshaw, Tancred.  The Glubb Reports: Glubb Pasha and Britain's Empire Project in the Middle East, 1920-1956. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.  208 pp. $100.00, ISBN 978-1-137-38010-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46596

Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Alan Cole
   Brose, Benjamin.  Patrons and Patriarchs: Regional Rulers and Chan Monks During the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2015.  264 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-5381-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46937

Reviewed for H-Empire by Anne Rush
   Perry, Kennetta Hammond.  London Is the Place for Me: Black Britons, Citizenship, and the Politics of Race.  Transgressing Boundaries: Studies in Black Politics and Black Communities Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.  336 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-0-19-024020-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47225

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Flemming Schock
   Krämer, Fabian.  Ein Zentaur in London:  Lektüre und Beobachtung in der frühneuzeitlichen Naturforschung. Affalterbach: Didymos Verlag, 2014.  436 S., ISBN 978-3-939020-42-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47294

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christian Jaser
   Antenhofer, Christina; Behne, Axel; Farrari, Daniela; Herold, Jürgen; Rückert, Peter.  Barbara Gonzaga:  Die Briefe / Le Lettere (1455–1508), übers. v. Valentina Nucera.  Stuttgart: Kohlhammer Verlag, 2013.  492 S., ISBN 978-3-17-023381-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47295

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Nils Havemann
   Eiben, Jörn.  Das Subjekt des Fußballs:  Eine Geschichte bewegter Körper im Kaiserreich.  Bielefeld: Transcript – Verlag für Kommunikation, Kultur und soziale Praxis, 2015. 320 S., ISBN 978-3-8376-3237-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47296

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Tomáš Hlobil
   Waibel, Violetta L..  Umwege:  Annäherungen an Immanuel Kant in Wien, in Österreich und in Osteuropa.  Göttingen: Vandenhoeck &  Ruprecht, 2015.  649 S.  $107.00, ISBN 978-3-8471-0480-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47297

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by André Holenstein
   Andreas, Behr.  Diplomatie als Familiengeschäft:  Die Casati als spanisch-mailändische Gesandte in Luzern und Chur (1660–1700).  Zürich: Chronos Verlag, 2015.  384 S., ISBN 978-3-0340-1293-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47303

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Marcus Böick
   Leendertz, Ariane; Meteling, Wencke.  Die neue Wirklichkeit: Semantische Neuvermessungen und Politik seit den 1970er-Jahren.  Frankfurt am Main: Campus Verlag, 2016.  315 S., ISBN 978-3-593-50550-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47304

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Patrick Baker
   Maxson, Brian Jeffrey.  The Humanist World of Renaissance Florence.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014.  x, 301 p., ISBN 978-1-107-04391-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47305

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Hans-Christian Maner
   Rohdewald, Stefan.  Götter der Nationen:  Religiöse Erinnerungsfiguren in Serbien, Bulgarien und Makedonien bis 1944. Köln: Böhlau Verlag Köln, 2014.  905 S., ISBN 978-3-412-22244-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47306

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Jost Dülffer
   Defrance, Corine; Pfeil, Ulrich.  Verständigung und Versöhnung nach dem «Zivilisationsbruch»?:  Deutschland in Europa nach 1945.  Brüssel: Peter Lang/Brussels, 2016.  854 S., ISBN 978-3-0352-6608-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47318

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Jonas Kreienbaum
   Bossenbroek, Martin.  Tod am Kap:  Geschichte des Burenkriegs. München: C.H. Beck Verlag, 2016.  624 S., ISBN 978-3-406-68812-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47319

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Alexander Schmidt
   Roos, Daniel.  Julius Streicher und "Der Stürmer" 1923–1945. Paderborn: Schöningh, 2014.  535 S., ISBN 978-3-506-77267-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47320

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Robert C. Austin
   Engel, Ulf; Hadler, Frank; Middell, Matthias.  1989 in a Global Perspective.  Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2015. 462 S., ISBN 978-3-86583-437-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47321

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Andreas Malycha
   Ahbe, Thomas; Hofmann, Michael; Stiehler, Volker.  Redefreiheit: Öffentliche Debatten der Bevölkerung im Herbst 1989 –Problemwahrnehmung und Lösungsvorstellungen aus der Mitte der Gesellschaft.  Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2014. 751 S., ISBN 978-3-86583-888-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47330

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Kiran Klaus Patel
   McNeill, John; Pomeranz, Kenneth.  The Cambridge World History VII: Production, Destruction and Connection, 1750–Present:  Part 1: Structures, Spaces, and Boundary Making.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.  674 S.  $170.00, ISBN 978-0-521-76333-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47331

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Kiran Klaus Patel
   McNeill, John; Pomeranz, Kenneth.  The Cambridge World History VII: Production, Destruction and Connection, 1750–Present:  Part 1: Structures, Spaces, and Boundary Making.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.  674 S.  $170.00, ISBN 978-0-521-76333-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47332

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Mirjam Janett
   Kohlrausch, Jonathan.  Beobachtbare Sprachen:  Gehörlose in der französischen Spätaufklärung. Eine Wissensgeschichte. Bielefeld: transcript, 2015.  316 S., ISBN 978-3-8394-2847-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47333

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Sebastian Paul
   Rychlík, Jan; Rychlíková, Magdaléna.  Hospodářský, sociální, kulturní a politický vývoj Podkarpatské Rusi 1919-1939 [Die wirtschaftliche, soziale, kulturelle und politische Entwicklung der Podkarpatská Rus 1919–1939.  Prag: Národohospodářský ústav Josefa Hlávky, 2013.  183 S., ISBN 978-80-86729-86-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47334

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