H-Net reviews posted to the web 05 Aug 2019 - 12 Aug 2019

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
05 Aug 2019 and 12 Aug 2019.

Reviewed for H-Disability by Holly Caldwell
   Atherton, Martin.  _Deafness, Community and Culture in Britain:
   Leisure and Cohesion, 1945-1995_.  Disability History Series.
   Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016.  224 pp.  $27.95,
   ISBN 978-0-7190-9978-6.

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Marie-Josée Lavallée
   Albertus, Michael; Menaldo, Victor.  _Authoritarianism and the
   Elite Origins of Democracy_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University
   Press, 2018.  322 pp.  $29.99, ISBN 978-1-316-64903-9.

Reviewed for Jhistory by Elliot King
   Delgadillo, Charles.  _Crusader for Democracy: The Political Life
   of William Allen White_.  Lawrence: University Press of Kansas,
   2018.  315 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-7006-2638-0.

Reviewed for H-War by Ian Rich
   Gellately, Robert.  _Oxford Illustrated History of the Third
   Reich, The_.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.  400 pp.
   $39.95, ISBN 978-0-19-872828-3.

Reviewed for H-SHGAPE by Emily Seitz
   Withycombe, Shannon.  _Lost: Miscarriage in Nineteenth-Century
   America_.  New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2018.  236 pp.
   $26.95, ISBN 978-0-8135-9153-7.

Reviewed for H-War by Amy Rutenberg
   Franklin, H. Bruce.  _Crash Course: From the Good War to the
   Forever War_.  War Culture Series. New Brunswick: Rutgers
   University Press, 2018.  384 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-1-978800-91-5.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Shayna Mehas
   McArdle Stephens, Michele.  _In the Lands of Fire and Sun:
   Resistance and Accommodation in the Huichol Sierra, 1723-1930_.
   Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018.  222 pp.  $50.00,
   ISBN 978-0-8032-8858-4.

Reviewed for H-Asia by Tirthankar Roy
   Kar, Sohini.  _Financializing Poverty: Labor and Risk in Indian
   Microfinance_.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018.  xiii +
   259 pp.  $90.00, ISBN 978-1-5036-0484-1.

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Marsha E. Barrett
   McAndrews, Lawrence J..  _Presidents and the Poor: America Battles
   Poverty, 1964-2017, The_.  Lawrence: University Press of Kansas,
   2018.  368 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-7006-2673-1.

Reviewed for H-CivWar by Christopher Rein
   Mellott, David W.; Snell, Mark A..  _Seventh West Virginia
   Infantry: An Embattled Union Regiment from the Civil War's Most
   Divided State, The_.  Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019.
   pages cm.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-7006-2753-0.

Reviewed for H-War by William Kimler
   Ruse, Michael.  _Problem of War: Darwinism, Christianity, and
   Their Battle to Understand Human Conflict, The_.  Oxford: Oxford
   University Press, 2019.  280 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-19-086757-7.

Reviewed for H-Early-America by William Hardin
   Jones, Martha S..  _Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and
   Rights in Antebellum America_.  Cambridge: Cambridge University
   Press, 2018.  268 pp.  $110.00, ISBN 978-1-107-15034-8.

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Heidi M. Ravven
   Schwartz, Daniel B., ed..  _Spinoza’s Challenge to Jewish
   Thought: Writings on His Life, Philosophy, and Legacy_.  Brandeis
   Library of Modern Jewish Thought Series. Waltham: Brandeis
   University Press, 2020.  296 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-1-58465-712-5.

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Dan Stone
   Kuby, Emma.  _Political Survivors: The Resistance, the Cold War,
   and the Fight against Concentration Camps after 1945_.  Ithaca:
   Cornell University Press, 2019.  xii + 295 pp.  $32.50, ISBN 978-1-

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Jonathan Schulman
   Desch, Michael C..  _Cult of the Irrelevant: The Waning Influence
   of Social Science on National Security_.  Princeton: Princeton
   University Press, 2019.  368 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-691-18121-9.

Reviewed for H-Italy by Kenyon Zimmer
   Pernicone, Nunzio; Ottanelli, Fraser M..  _Assassins against the
   Old Order: Italian Anarchist Violence in Fin de Siecle Europe_.
   Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2018.  232 pp.  $30.00,
   ISBN 978-0-252-08353-2.