H-Net reviews posted to the web 31 Jul 2017 - 07 Aug 2017

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August 7, 2017
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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
31 Jul 2017 and 07 Aug 2017.

Reviewed for Jhistory by Jon Marshall
   Pettegree, Andrew.  Invention of News: How the World Came to Know
   about Itself, The
.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014.  445
   pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-300-17908-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=45581

Reviewed for H-Law by Tameka Bradley Hobbs
   Hill, Karlos.  Beyond the Rope: The Impact of Lynching on Black
   Culture and Memory. 
 New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016.
   136 pp.  $24.99, ISBN 978-1-107-62037-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47487

Reviewed for H-USA by Sean Seyer
   Berger, Molly W..  Hotel Dreams: Luxury, Technology, and Urban
   Ambition in America, 1829-1929
.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
   University Press, 2016.  328 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-1992-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47536

Reviewed for H-War by Ryan Archibald
   Smith-Norris, Martha.  Domination and Resistance: The United
   States and the Marshall Islands During the Cold War
.  University
   of Hawai'i Press, 2016.  x + 249 pages.  $62.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-
   4762-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47650

Reviewed for H-Italy by Macabe Keliher
   Musillo, Marco.  Shining Inheritance: Italian Painters at the
   Qing Court, 1699–1812, The. 
 Los Angeles: Getty Research
   Institute, 2016.  vii + 184 pp.  $60.00, ISBN 978-1-60606-474-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47821

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Stefan Manz
   Fitzpatrick, Matthew P..  Purging the Empire: Mass Expulsions in
   Germany, 1871-1914.
  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.  304
   pp.  $99.00, ISBN 978-0-19-872578-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48305

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by G. Daniel Cohen
   Stone, Dan.  Liberation of the Camps: The End of the Holocaust
   and Its Aftermath, The
.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015.
   Illustrations. 277 pp.  $32.50, ISBN 978-0-300-20457-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48568

Reviewed for H-War by Mike Hankins
   Black, Jeremy.  Air Power: A Global History.  Lanham: Rowman &
   Littlefield, 2016.  386 pp.  $38.00, ISBN 978-1-4422-5096-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49019

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Marshall C. Eakin
   Bocketti, Gregg.  Invention of the Beautiful Game: Football and
   the Making of Modern Brazil.
  Gainesville: University Press of
   Florida, 2016.  320 pp.  $79.95, ISBN 978-0-8130-6255-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49165

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Thomas Lorman
   Varga, Bálint.  Monumental Nation: Magyar Nationalism and
   Symbolic Politics in Fin-de-siècle Hungary, The
.  Austrian and
   Habsburg Studies Series. New York: Berghahn Books, 2016.  300 pp.
   $130.00, ISBN 978-1-78533-313-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49175

Reviewed for H-War by Kevin Braam
   Klekowski, Edward J.; Klekowski, Libby.  Americans in Occupied
   Belgium, 1914/1918: Accounts of the War from Journalists,
   Tourists, Troops and Medical staff
.  Jefferson: McFarland, 2014.
   296 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-7864-7255-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49610

Reviewed for H-Music by Philip Bohlman
   Gough, Peter.  Sounds of the New Deal: The Federal Music Project
   in the West
.  Music in American Life Series. Urbana: University
   of Illinois Press, 2015.  304 pp.  $50.00, ISBN 978-0-252-03904-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49647

Reviewed for H-Luso-Africa by Joseph Hanlon
   Alden, Chris; Chichava, Sérgio, eds..  China and Mozambique:
   From Comrades to Capitalists.
  Johannesburg: Jacana, 2014.  256
   pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-1-920196-94-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49651

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Jay Rubenstein
   Vander Elst, Stefan.  Knight, the Cross, and the Song: Crusade
   Propaganda and Chivalric Literature, 1100-1400, The.

   Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.  288 pp.
   $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8122-4896-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49664

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Jason Yackee
   de Mestral, Armand, ed..  Second Thoughts: Investor-State
   Arbitration between Developed Democracies
.  Waterloo, Ontario:
   CIGI Press, 2017.  552 pp.  $85.00, ISBN 978-1-928096-38-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50010

Reviewed for H-TGS by Edward Snyder
   Naranch, Bradley; Eley, Geoff, eds..  German Colonialism in a
   Global Age.
  Durham: Duke University Press, 2014.  419 pp.
   $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-5723-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50045

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Barbara Lüthi
   Wirth, Christa.  Memories of Belonging: Descendants of Italian
   Migrants to the United States, 1884–Present.
  Leiden: Brill
   Academic Publishers, 2015.  406 S.  , ISBN 978-90-04-28457-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50330

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Gabriele-Maria Schorn-Stein
   Moos, Carlo.  Habsburg post mortem: Betrachtungen zum Weiterleben
   der Habsburgermonarchie
.  Wien: Böhlau Verlag, 2016.  414 S.  ,
   ISBN 978-3-205-20393-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50331

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Julia Eva Wannenmacher
   Schmieder, Felicitas.  Mittelalterliche Zukunftsgestaltung im
   Angesicht des Weltendes: Forming the Future Facing the End of the
   World in the Middle Ages
.  Köln: Böhlau Verlag, 2015.  170 S.
   , ISBN 978-3-412-50245-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50332

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Julia Eva Wannenmacher
   Schmieder, Felicitas.  Mittelalterliche Zukunftsgestaltung im
   Angesicht des Weltendes: Forming the Future Facing the End of the
   World in the Middle Ages. 
 Köln: Böhlau Verlag, 2015.  170 S.
   , ISBN 978-3-412-50245-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50333

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Jörn Eiben
   Grüner, Stefan; Mecking, Sabine.  Wirtschaftsräume und
   Lebenschancen: Wahrnehmung und Steuerung von sozialökonomischem
   Wandel in Deutschland 1945–2000.
  Berlin: de Gruyter, 2017.
   VI, 331 S.  , ISBN 978-3-11-052024-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50334

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Wolfgang Ayaß
   Amthor, Ralph-Christian.  Soziale Arbeit im Widerstand!: Fragen,
   Erkenntnisse und Reflexionen zum Nationalsozialismus
.  Weinheim:
   Beltz Juventa, 2017.  357 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7799-3406-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50342

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Holger Afflerbach
   Förster, Stig.  Vor dem Sprung ins Dunkle: Die militärische
   Debatte über den Krieg der Zukunft 1880–1914
.  Paderborn:
   Schöningh, 2016.  406 S.  , ISBN 978-3-506-78266-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50343

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Monika Halbinger
   Zajdband, Astrid.  German Rabbis in British Exile: From 'Heimat'
   into the Unknown.
  Boston: de Gruyter, 2016.  321 S.  , ISBN 978-
   3-11-046948-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50349

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