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   Pressman, Matthew.  _On Press: The Liberal Values That Shaped the
   News_.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018.  336 pp.
   $29.95, ISBN 978-0-674-97665-8.

Reviewed for H-CivWar by David K. Graham
   Davis, James A..  _Maryland, My Maryland: Music and Patriotism
   during the American Civil War_.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska
   Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 390 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-1-4962-1072-

Reviewed for H-LatAm by Rafaela Acevedo-Field
   Farriss, Nancy.  _Tongues of Fire: Language and Evangelization in
   Colonial Mexico_.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.  432
   pp.  $99.00, ISBN 978-0-19-088410-9.

Reviewed for H-SHERA by Lizaveta Kasmach
   Chernev, Borislav.  _Twilight of Empire: The Brest-Litovsk
   Conference and the Remaking of East-Central Europe, 1917-1918_.
   Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2017.  328 pp.  $36.95, ISBN

Reviewed for H-War by Andrew Fialka
   Mendez, James.  _Great Sacrifice: Northern Black Soldiers, Their
   Families, and the Experience of Civil War, A_.  New York: Fordham
   University Press, 2019.  262 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-8232-8249-4.

Reviewed for H-War by Rosemary Moore
   Chrissanthos, Stefan G..  _Year of Julius and Caesar: 59 BC and
   the Transformation of the Roman Republic, The_.  Witness to
   Ancient History Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press,
   2019.  Illustrations, maps. 179 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-2970-

Reviewed for H-Early-America by Erica Hayden
   Doyle, Nora.  _Maternal Bodies: Redefining Motherhood in Early
   America_.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018.
   xii + 272 pp.  $32.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-3719-8.

Reviewed for H-Africa by Katherine Luongo
   Carpenter, Nathan Riley; Lawrance, Benjamin N., eds..  _Africans
   in Exile: Mobility, Law, and Identity_.  Framing the Global
   Series. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2018.
   Illustrations, maps. xvi + 337 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-253-03808-

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Evan Kutzler
   Clavin, Matthew J..  _Battle of the Negro Fort: The Rise and Fall
   of a Fugitive Slave Community, The_.  New York: New York
   University Press, 2019.  272 pp.  $24.95, ISBN 978-1-4798-3733-5.

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Keith McCall
   Fitzgerald, Michael W..  _Reconstruction in Alabama: From Civil
   War to Redemption in the Cotton South_.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana
   State University Press, 2017.  464 pp.  $49.95, ISBN 978-0-8071-

Reviewed for H-Slavery by Felix Harcourt
   Martin, Michael T..  _Birth of a Nation: The Cinematic Past in the
   Present, The_.  Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2019.  344
   pp.  $20.00, ISBN 978-0-253-04235-4.

Reviewed for H-AmIndian by Christine Rizzi
   Rindfleisch, Bryan C..  _George Galphin's Intimate Empire: The
   Creek Indians, Family, and Colonialism in Early America_.  Indians
   and Southern History Series. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama
   Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 296 pp.  $54.95, ISBN 978-0-8173-2027-

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Nianshen Song
   Park, Alyssa M..  _Sovereignty Experiments: Korean Migrants and
   the Building of Borders in Northeast Asia, 1860-1945_.  Studies of
   the Weatherhead East Asian Institute Series. Ithaca: Cornell
   University Press, 2019.  Illustrations, maps, tables. 306 pp.
   $49.95, ISBN 978-1-5017-3836-4.

Reviewed for H-War by Douglas Peifer
   Rüger, Jan.  _Heligoland: Britain, Germany, and the Struggle for
   the North Sea_.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.
   Illustrations. 370 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-19-967246-2.

Reviewed for H-Atlantic by Timothy Houge
   Mort, Terry.  _Thieves' Road: The Black Hills Betrayal and
   Custer's Path to Little Bighorn_.  Amherst: Prometheus, 2015.  336
   pp.  $25.00, ISBN 978-1-61614-960-4.

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Aurora Almada e Santos
   Ikonomou, Haakon; Gram-Skjoldager, Karen, eds..  _League of
   Nations: Perspectives from the Present, The_.  Aarhus: Aarhus
   University Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 283 pp  $40.00, ISBN 978-

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by John Knight
   Lovell, Julia.  _Maoism: A Global History_.  New York: Knopf,
   2019.  624 pp.  $37.50, ISBN 978-0-525-65604-3.