H-Net reviews posted to the web 28 Aug 2017 - 04 Sep 2017

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
28 Aug 2017 and 04 Sep 2017.

Reviewed for H-War by Jason R. Kluk
   Rable, George C..  Damn Yankees! Demonization and Defiance in the
   Confederate South.
  Walter Lynwood Fleming Lectures in Southern
   History Series. Baton Rouge: Lousiana State University Press,
   2015.  216 pp.  $38.00, ISBN 978-0-8071-6058-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46742

Reviewed for H-AfrArts by Francine Kola-Bankole
   Olupona, Jacob K.; Abiodun, Rowland O., eds..  Ifa Divination,
   Knowledge, Power, and Performance. 
 African Expressive Cultures
   Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2016.  390 pp.
   $40.00, ISBN 978-0-253-01890-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46974

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Jennifer Lambe
   Benson, Devyn Spence.  Antiracism in Cuba: The Unfinished
   Revolution.
  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press,
   2016.  334 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-2672-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47965

Reviewed for H-War by Roger Chapman
   English, Richard.  Does Terrorism Work?.  Oxford: Oxford
   University Press, 2016.  xv + 350 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-19-
   960785-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48785

Reviewed for H-German by Robert Rennie
   Hamilton-Paterson, James.  Marked for Death: The First War in the
   Air
.  New York: Pegasus Books, 2016.  416 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-1-
   68177-158-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48835

Reviewed for H-Teach by Dominic DeBrincat
   Klarman, Michael J..  Framers' Coup: The Making of the United
   States Constitution, The.
  New York: Oxford University Press,
   2016.  880 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-19-994203-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48973

Reviewed for H-Japan by Eric A. Rodriguez
   Kimura, Jun.  Archaeology of East Asian Shipbuilding.
   Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2016.  320 pp.  $79.95,
   ISBN 978-0-8130-5576-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49467

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Andrew Wilson
   Charap, Samuel; Colton, Timothy J..  Everyone Loses: The Ukraine
   Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia.
  New
   York: Routledge, 2016.  $21.95, ISBN 978-1-138-63308-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49626

Reviewed for H-War by Mark Montesclaros
   Peifer, Douglas.  Choosing War: Presidential Decisions in the
   Maine, Lusitania, and Panay Incidents.
  New York: Oxford
   University Press, 2016.  344 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-19-026868-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49717

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Samira Mehta
   Munro, Patricia Keer.  Coming of Age in Jewish America: Bar and
   Bat Mitzvah Reinterpreted.
  New Brunswick: Rutgers University
   Press, 2016.  230 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8135-7593-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49750

Reviewed for H-Atlantic by Michael Morris
   Jager, Rebecca Kay.  Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea: Indian
   Women as Cultural Intermediaries and National Symbols. 
 Norman:
   University of Oklahoma Press, 2015.  368 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-
   8061-4851-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49776

Reviewed for H-Atlantic by Joshua Tavenor
   Ducharme, Michel.  Idea of Liberty in Canada during the Age of
   Atlantic Revolutions, 1776-1838, The.
  Montreal: McGill-Queen's
   University Press, 2014.  296 pp.  $110.00, ISBN 978-0-7735-4400-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49778

Reviewed for H-Florida by Robert A. Taylor
   Chase, Karen.  FDR on his Houseboat, 1924-1926: The Larooco Log.
   Albany: Excelsior Editions, 2016.  213 pp.  $19.95, ISBN 978-1-
   4384-6227-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49856

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Kelly Urban
   Wade, Peter.  Degrees of Mixture, Degrees  of Freedom: Genomics,
   Multiculturalism, and Race in Latin America.
  Durham: Duke
   University Press, 2017.  344 pp.  $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-6373-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49912

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Kathryn Lavelle
   Sharma, Patrick Allan.  Robert McNamara's Other War: The World
   Bank and International Development.
  Politics and Culture in
   Modern America Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania
   press, 2017.  264 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-8122-4906-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49954

Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Kristin Uscinski
   Yoshikawa, Naoë Kukita, ed..  Medicine, Religion and Gender in
   Medieval Culture
.  Rochester: Boydell and Brewer, 2015.  310 pp.
   99.00, ISBN 978-1-84384-401-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49975

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Helen Sheumaker
   Phillips-Schrock, Patrick.  Nixon White House Redecoration and
   Acquisition Program: An Illustrated History, The.
  Jefferson:
   McFarland & Company, 2016.  288 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-1-4766-6204-
   6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50177

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Marija Vulesica
   Bergholz, Max.  Violence as a Generative Force: Identity,
   Nationalism, and Memory in a Balkan Community.
  Ithaka: Cornell
   University Press, 2016.  , ISBN 978-1-5017-0492-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50180

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Rafaela Acevedo-Field
   Velasco Murillo, Dana.  Urban Indians in a Silver City:
   Zacatecas, Mexico, 1546-1810.
  Stanford: Stanford University
   Press, 2016.  328 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-9611-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50259

Reviewed for H-Low-Countries by Kimberlee Cloutier-Blazzard
   Strickland, Debra Higgs.  Epiphany of Hieronymus Bosch: Imagining
   Antichrist and Others from the Middle Ages to the Reformation,
   The.
  Studies in Medieval and Early Renaissance Art History
   Series. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2016.  Illustrations. 301
   pp.  $143.00, ISBN 978-1-909400-55-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50337

Reviewed for H-Music by Lisa Colton
   Haines, John.  Music in Films on the Middle Ages: Authenticity
   vs. Fantasy.
  Routledge Research in Music Series. New York:
   Routledge, 2013.  xvii + 229 pp.  $148.00, ISBN 978-0-415-82412-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50418

Reviewed for H-SC by Michael E. Woods
   Egerton, Douglas R.; Paquette, Robert L.; eds..  Denmark Vesey
   Affair: A Documentary History, The.
  Gainesville: University
   Press of Florida, 2017.  982 pp.  $150.00, ISBN 978-0-8130-6282-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50438
 

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