H-Net reviews posted to the web 07 Aug 2017 - 14 Aug 2017

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August 14, 2017
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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
07 Aug 2017 and 14 Aug 2017.

Reviewed for H-War by Greg Rogers
   Jacobs, Jaap; Roper, L. H., eds..  Worlds of the Seventeenth-
   Century Hudson Valley, The
.  An American Region: Studies in the
   Hudson Valley Series. Albany: State University of New York Press,
   2014.  277 pp.  $80.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-5097-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=44018

Reviewed for H-War by Bradley Cesario
   Strecker, Mark.  Shanghaiing Sailors: A Maritime History of
   Forced Labor, 1849/1915.
  Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2014.
   260 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-7864-9451-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46216

Reviewed for H-Poland by Agnes Laba
   Service, Hugo.  Germans to Poles: Communism, Nationalism and
   Ethnic Cleansing after the Second World War.
  New Studies in
   European History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
   2013.  ix + 378 pp.  $102.00, ISBN 978-1-107-67148-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46424

Reviewed for H-Russia by Angelina Lucento
   Erjavec, Aleš, ed..  Aesthetic Revolutions and Twentieth-
   Century Avant-Garde Movements
.  Durham: Duke University Press,
   2015.  344 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-5872-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47951

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Christopher Boyer
   Alexander, Anna Rose.  City on Fire: Technology, Social Change,
   and the Hazards of Progress in Mexico City, 1860-1910
.  History
   of the Urban Environment Series. Pittsburgh: University of
   Pittsburgh Press, 2016.  216 pp.  $26.95, ISBN 978-0-8229-6418-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48139

Reviewed for H-Romania by Ferenc Laczó
   Turda, Marius.  Eugenics and Nation in Early 20th Century
   Hungary
.  Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.  343 pp.
   $110.00, ISBN 978-1-137-29352-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48253

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by John Deak
   Gerwarth, Robert.  Vanquished: Why the First World War Failed to
   End, The.
  New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2016.  464 pp.
   $27.00, ISBN 978-0-374-28245-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48277

Reviewed for H-German by Anna Corsten
   Berg, Nicolas.  Holocaust and the West German Historians:
   Historical Interpretation and Autobiographical Memory, The.

   Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2015.  346 pp.  $34.95,
   ISBN 978-0-299-30084-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48648

Reviewed for H-Music by Kristy Barbacane
   Rosenberg, Ruth E..  Music, Travel, and Imperial Encounter in
   19th-Century France: Musical Apprehensions. 
 New York: Routledge,
   2015.  xii + 222 pp.  $148.00, ISBN 978-1-138-77799-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48894

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Marsha R. Robinson
   Carotenuto, Matthew; Luongo, Katherine.  Obama and Kenya:
   Contested Histories and the Politics of Belonging.
  Ohio
   University Research in International Studies Global Series.
   Athens: Ohio University Press, 2016.  240 pp.  $22.95, ISBN 978-0-
   89680-300-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49190

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Lauren Brand
   Madley, Benjamin.  American Genocide: The United States and the
   California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873, An.
  New Haven: Yale
   University Press, 2016.  712 pp.  $38.00, ISBN 978-0-300-18136-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49340

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Jonathan M. DiCicco
   Jones, Nate, ed..  Able Archer 83: The Secret History of the NATO
   Exercise That Almost Triggered Nuclear War.  
New York: New Press,
   2016.  320 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-1-62097-261-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49474

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Ying Zhu
   Kokas, Aynne.  Hollywood Made in China.  Berkeley: University of
   California Press, 2017.  272 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-520-29402-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49546

Reviewed for H-Citizenship by Leslie Gross-Wyrtzen
   Cherniavsky, Eva.  Neocitizenship: Political Culture after
   Democracy.
  New York: New York University Press, 2017.  232 pp.
   $30.00, ISBN 978-1-4798-9357-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49587

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Steve B. Davis
   Spurgeon, Ian Michael.  Soldiers in the Army of Freedom: The 1st
   Kansas Colored, the Civil War's First African American Combat
   Unit.
  Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014.  456 pp.
   $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8061-4618-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49598

Reviewed for H-Levant by Naz Yucel
   Abou-Hodeib, Toufoul.  Taste for Home: The Modern Middle Class in
   Ottoman Beirut, A.
  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017.
   280 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-9979-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49641

Reviewed for H-Disability by Pamela L. Dale
   Abel, Emily.  Living in Death’s Shadow: Family Experiences of
   Terminal Care and Irreplaceable Loss
.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
   University Press, 2016.  184 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-2184-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49855

Reviewed for H-Albion by Michael Questier
   Young, Francis, ed..  Rookwood Family Papers, 1606-1761.
   Suffolk Records Society Series. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2016.
   Illustrations. 184 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-1-78327-080-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50000

Reviewed for H-Histsex by Saniya Lee Ghanoui
   Brenot, Philippe; Coryn, Laetitia.  Story of Sex: From Apes to
   Robots, The
.  Translated by Will McMorran. London: Particular
   Books, 2016.  208 pp.  RRP $49.99, ISBN 978-1-84614-932-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50206

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Paul Moore
   Steinhart, Eric C..  Holocaust and Germanization of Ukraine,
   The.
  Published in association with the United States Holocaust
   Memorial Museum and German Historical Institute. New York:
   Cambridge University Press, 2015.  276 pp.  $102.00, ISBN 978-1-
   107-06123-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50251

Reviewed for H-War by Douglas Peifer
   Schadlow, Nadia.  War and the Art of Governance: Consolidating
   Combat Success into Political Victory. 
 Washington DC: Georgetown
   University Press, 2017.  344 pp.  $32.95, ISBN 978-1-62616-410-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50300

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Franziska Davies
   Kefeli, Agnès Nilüfer.  Becoming Muslim in Imperial Russia:
   Conversion, Apostasy, and Literacy.
  Ithaca: Cornell University
   Press, 2014.  XX, 289 S.  , ISBN 978-0-8014-5477-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50371

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Franziska Davies
   Kefeli, Agnès Nilüfer.  Becoming Muslim in Imperial Russia:
   Conversion, Apostasy, and Literacy.
  Ithaca: Cornell University
   Press, 2014.  XX, 289 S.  , ISBN 978-0-8014-5477-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50372

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Hannes Platz
   von Freyberg, Thomas.  Sperrgut: Zur Geschichte des Frankfurter
   Instituts für Sozialforschung zwischen 1969 und 1999. Mit einem
   Geleitwort von Oskar Negt
.  Frankfurt am Main: Brandes & Apsel
   Verlag, 2016.  611 S.  , ISBN 978-3-9555816-3-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50373

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Amerigo Caruso
   Nagle, Shane.  Histories of Nationalism in Ireland and Germany: A
   Comparative Study from 1800 to 1932.
  London: Bloomsbury
   Publisher, 2017.  259 S.  , ISBN 978-1-4742-6374-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50374

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Gerulf Hirt
   Reinhardt, Volker.  Pontifex: Die Geschichte der Päpste von
   Petrus bis Franziskus
.  München: C.H. Beck Verlag, 2017.
   928 S.  , ISBN 978-3-406-70381-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50382

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Hubert Seliger
   Löhnig, Martin.  Neue Zeiten – Altes Recht: Die Anwendung von
   NS-Gesetzen durch deutsche Gerichte nach 1945
.  Berlin: de
   Gruyter, 2017.  124 S.  , ISBN 978-3-11-040258-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50383

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Philippe Goridis
   Brachthäuser, Urs.  Der Kreuzzug gegen Mahdiya 1390:
   Konstruktionen eines Ereignisses im spätmittelalterlichen
   Mediterraneum. 
 Paderborn: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2017.  822 S.  ,
   ISBN 978-3-7705-6104-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50384

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Wolfram Meyer zu Uptrup
   Aust, Stefan.  Hitlers erster Feind: Der Kampf des Konrad
   Heiden.
  Reinbek bei Hamburg: Rowohlt Verlag, 2016.  383 S.  ,
   ISBN 978-3-498-00090-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50390

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Claudia Kemper
   Ide, Tobias.  Friedens- und Konfliktforschung.  Stuttgart: UTB,
   2017.  316 S.  , ISBN 978-3-8252-8699-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50391

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Lena Elisa Freitag
   Gotto, Bernhard; Seefried, Elke.  Männer mit "Makel":
   Männlichkeiten und gesellschaftlicher Wandel in der frühen
   Bundesrepublik.
  Berlin: de Gruyter, 2017.  156 S.  , ISBN 978-3-
   11-045480-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50392

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christina Reimann
   Beaven, Brad; Bell, Karl; James, Robert.  Port Towns and Urban
   Cultures: International Histories of the Waterfront,
   c.1700–2000.
  London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.  XIX, 289 S.
   95.00, ISBN 978-1-137-48316-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50393

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Jan Eckel
   Rosenboim, Or.  The Emergence of Globalism: Visions of World
   Order in Britain and the United States 1939–1950.
  Princeton:
   Princeton University Press, 2017.  IX, 338 S., 9 Karten  , ISBN
   978-1-4008-8523-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50396

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Barbara Potthast
   Fechner, Fabian.  Entscheidungsprozesse vor Ort: Die
   Provinzkongregationen der Jesuiten in Paraguay (1608–1762).

   Regensburg: Schnell & Steiner, 2015.  356 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7954-
   3020-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50397

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Stefan Troebst
   Avramov, Rumen.  Ikonomika na „Văzroditelnija proces“
   [Ökonomie des „Wiedergeburtsprozesses“].
  Sofija: Centăr za
   akademični izsledvanija. Izdatelstvo „Riva“, 2016.  760 S.,
   33 Tab.  , ISBN 978-954-320-491-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50398

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Marie-Kristin Döbler
   Knoblauch, Hubert.  Die kommunikative Konstruktion der
   Wirklichkeit.
  Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 2017.  XII, 438 S.  ,
   ISBN 978-3-658-15218-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50411

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