H-Net reviews posted to the web 27 Jan 2020 - 03 Feb 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
27 Jan 2020 and 03 Feb 2020.

Reviewed for H-War by Aoife Bhreatnach
   McNamara, Conor.  _War and Revolution in the West of Ireland:
   Galway, 1913-1922_.  Newbridge: Irish Academic Press, 2018.  243
   pp.  $75.00, ISBN 978-1-78537-159-2.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Dana Velasco Murillo
   Corbeil, Laurent.  _Motions Beneath: Indigenous Migrants on the
   Urban Frontier of New Spain, The_.  Tucson: University of Arizona
   Press, 2018.  288 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8165-3765-5.

Reviewed for H-War by Nicholas Sambaluk
   Lee, Mordecai.  _Get Things Moving! FDR, Wayne Coy, and the Office
   for Emergency Management, 1941-1943_.  Albany: SUNY Press, 2018.
   396 pp.  $90.00, ISBN 978-1-4384-7137-2.

Reviewed for H-Japan by Pamela Runestad
   Alexy, Allison; Cook, Emma E..  _Intimate Japan: Ethnographies of
   Closeness and Conflict_.  Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press,
   2018.  284 pp.  $68.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-7668-5.

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Santiago Muñoz Arbeláez
   Puente Luna, José Carlos de la.  _Andean Cosmopolitans: Seeking
   Justice and Reward at the Spanish Royal Court_.  Austin:
   University of Texas Press, 2018.  xii + 345 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-

Reviewed for H-Poland by Malgorzata Fidelis
   Jakelski, Lisa.  _Making New Music in Cold War Poland: The Warsaw
   Autumn Festival, 1956-1968_.  California Studies in 20th-Century
   Music Series. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2017.
   Illustrations. 272 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-520-29254-3.

Reviewed for H-Japan by Takashi Miura
   Ehlers, Maren Annika.  _Give and Take: Poverty and the Status
   Order in Early Modern Japan_.  Cambridge: Harvard University
   Press, 2018.  xiv + 351 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-0-674-98387-8.

Reviewed for H-Disability by Amanda Brewer
   Parsons, Anne E..  _From Asylum to Prison: Deinstitutionalization
   and the Rise of Mass Incarceration after 1945_.  Chapel Hill:
   University of North Carolina Press, 2018.  240 pp.  $29.95, ISBN

Reviewed for H-Japan by Simon Bytheway
   Hoare, J. E., ed..  _Culture, Power and Politics in Treaty-Port
   Japan, 1854-1899: Key Papers, Press and Contemporary Writings_.  2
   vols. Folkestone: Renaissance Books, 2018.  Illustrations. 700 pp.
   $245.00, ISBN 978-1-898823-61-2.

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Boaz Atzili
   Ben-Eliezer, Uri.  _War over Peace: One Hundred Years of Israel's
   Militaristic Nationalism_.  Translated by Shaul Vardi. Berkeley:
   University of California Press, 2019.  328 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-

Reviewed for H-War by J. Ross Dancy
   Paquette, Gabriel B..  _European Seaborne Empires: From the Thirty
   Years' War to the Age of Revolutions, The_.  New Haven: Yale
   University Press, 2019.  312 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-300-24527-1.

Reviewed for H-Environment by Peter Martin
   Bockstoce, John R..  _White Fox and Icy Seas in the Western
   Arctic: The Fur Trade, Transportation, and Change in the Early
   Twentieth Century_.  New Haven: Yale University Pres, 2018.  344
   pp.  $40.00, ISBN 978-0-300-22179-4.

Reviewed for H-CivWar by Michael E. Woods
   Ash, Stephen V..  _Rebel Richmond: Life and Death in the
   Confederate Capital_.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina
   Press, 2019.  296 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-1-4696-5098-2.

Reviewed for H-Italy by Tucker Million
   Bornstein, Daniel; Gaffuri, Laura; Maxson, Brian Jeffrey, eds..
   _Languages of Power in Italy (1300-1600)_.  Early European
   Research Series. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2017.  245 pp.
   $94.00, ISBN 978-2-503-54038-2.

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Bat-Ami Zucker
   Medoff, Rafael.  _Jews Should Keep Quiet: Franklin D. Roosevelt,
   Rabbi Stephen S. Wise, and the Holocaust, The_.  Lincoln: Jewish
   Publication Society, 2019.  408 pp.  $29.95, ISBN 978-0-8276-1470-

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Evan C. Rothera
   Holm, April E..  _Kingdom Divided: Evangelicals, Loyalty, and
   Sectionalism in the Civil War Era, A_.  Conflicting Worlds: New
   Dimensions of the American Civil War Series. Baton Rouge:
   Louisiana State University Press, 2017.  288 pp.  $47.50, ISBN 978-

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Chris Dingwall
   Ellis, Cristin.  _Antebellum Posthuman: Race and Materiality in
   the Mid-Nineteenth Century_.  New York: Fordham University Press,
   2018.  300 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-0-8232-7845-9.

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Yến Lê Espiritu
   Zani, Leah.  _Bomb Children: Life in the Former Battlefields of
   Laos_.  Durham: Duke University Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 184
   pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-1-4780-0485-1.

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Chris Blakley
   Jordan, Jim.  _Slave-Trader's Letter-Book: Charles Lamar, the
   Wanderer, and Other Tales of the African Slave Trade, The_.
   UnCivil Wars Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018.
   352 pp.  $32.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-5196-4.

Reviewed for H-Italy by Fabio Camilletti
   Iannuzzi, Giulia.  _Un laboratorio di fantastici libri: Riccardo
   Valla intellettuale, editore, traduttore_.  Chieti: Edizioni
   Solfanelli, 2019.  208 pp.  EUR 15.00, ISBN 978-88-330-5103-1.