H-Net reviews posted to the web 04 Feb 2019 - 11 Feb 2019

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
04 Feb 2019 and 11 Feb 2019.

Reviewed for H-Asia by Waheguru Sidhu
   Paliwal, Avinash.  _My Enemy's Enemy: India in Afghanistan from
   the Soviet Invasion to the US Withdrawal_.  Oxford: Oxford
   University Press, 2017.  400 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-19-068582-9.

Reviewed for H-War by Heather P. Venable
   Laslie, Brian D..  _Architect of Air Power: General Laurence S.
   Kuter and the Birth of the US Air Force_.  American Warrior
   Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017.
   Illustrations. 254 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-8131-6998-9.

Reviewed for H-IslamInAfrica by Francesca Declich
   Weitzberg, Keren.  _We Do Not Have Borders: Greater Somalia and
   the Predicaments of Belonging in Kenya_.  Athens: Ohio University
   Press, 2017.  xiii + 274 pp.  $80.00, ISBN 978-0-8214-2258-8.

Reviewed for H-Ideas by Timothy Hodgdon
   Haider, Asad.  _Mistaken Identity: Race and Class in the Age of
   Trump_.  Brooklyn, NY: Verso, 2018.  144 pp.  $17.95, ISBN 978-1-

Reviewed for H-Sci-Med-Tech by Jonnie Penn
   Hicks, Marie.  _Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women
   Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing_.  History of
   Computing Series. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2017.  352 pp.  $40.00,
   ISBN 978-0-262-03554-5.

Reviewed for H-Disability by Jason Ellis
   Galer, Dustin.  _Working towards Equity: Disability Rights
   Activism and Employment in Late Twentieth-Century Canada_.
   Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2018.  328 pp.  $32.95, ISBN

Reviewed for H-War by Jon Ault
   Barry, Quintin.  _Disputed Victory: Schley, Sampson and the
   Spanish-American War of 1898_.  Solihull, UK: Helion and Company,
   2018.  280 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-1-912174-91-1.

Reviewed for H-Buddhism by Matthew Orsborn
   Tzohar, Roy.  _Yogācāra Buddhist Theory of Metaphor, A_.
   Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.  296 pp.  $99.00, ISBN 978-

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Vanessa E. Quince
   Blatt, Jessica.  _Race and the Making of American Political
   Science_.  American Governance: Politics, Policy, and Public Law
   Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018.  205
   pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8122-5004-6.

Reviewed for H-Levant by Dina A. Ramadan
   Elias, Chad.  _Posthumous Images: Contemporary Art and Memory
   Politics in Post–Civil War Lebanon_.  Durham: Duke University
   Press, 2018.  xvi + 243 pp.  $99.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-4710-1.

Reviewed for H-Russia by Roger Chapman
   Diesen, Glenn.  _Decay of Western Civilization and Resurgence of
   Russia: Between Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft, The_.  Rethinking
   Asia and International Relations Series. New York: Routledge,
   2018.  218 pp.  $149.95, ISBN 978-1-138-50032-7.

Reviewed for H-SHGAPE by Samantha White
   Gilles, Roger.  _Women on the Move: The Forgotten Era of Women's
   Bicycle Racing_.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018.
   Illustrations. 360 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-1-4962-0417-2.

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Yehuda Magid
   Hellinger, Moshe; Hershkowitz, Isaac; Susser, Bernard.  _Religious
   Zionism and the Settlement Project: Ideology, Politics, and Civil
   Disobedience_.  New York: State University of New York Press,
   2018.  348 pp.  $95.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-6839-6.

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Bruce Seely
   Nall, Clayton.  _Road to Inequality: How the Federal Highway
   Program Polarized America and Undermined Cities, The_.  Cambridge:
   Cambridge University Press, 2018.  170 pp.  $99.99, ISBN 978-1-108-

Reviewed for H-Celebration by Matthew H. Brittingham
   Koehler, Dorene.  _Mouse and the Myth: Sacred Art and Secular
   Ritual of Disneyland, The_.  Bloomington: John Libbey Publishing,
   2017.  180 pp.  $25.00, ISBN 978-0-86196-727-8.

Reviewed for H-1960s by Seth Blumenthal
   Lombardo, Timothy J..  _Blue-Collar Conservatism: Frank Rizzo's
   Philadelphia and Populist Politics_.  Philadelphia: University of
   Pennsylvania Press, 2018.  328 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-8122-9543-

Reviewed for H-Diplo by William G. Gray
   Scott-Smith, Giles; Rofe, J. Simon, eds..  _Global Perspectives on
   the Bretton Woods Conference and the Post-War World Order_.  The
   World of the Roosevelts Series. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan,
   2017.  305 pp.  $119.99, ISBN 978-3-319-60890-7.

Reviewed for H-War by Jonathan Burdick
   Ellsberg, Daniel.  _Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War
   Planner, The_.  New York: Bloomsbury, 2017.  420 pp.  $30.00, ISBN

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Christa Adams
   King, Victor T., ed..  _UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage
   Sites in Comparative Perspective_.  NIAS Studies in Asian Topics
   Series. Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2015.  Illustrations. xv + 463 pp.
   $32.00, ISBN 978-87-7694-174-1.