H-Net Reviews Posted to the H-Net Commons 02 Nov 2020 - 09 Nov 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
02 Nov 2020 and 09 Nov 2020.

Reviewed for H-War by Elena Friot
   Doubek, Robert W..  _Creating the Vietnam Veterans Memorial: The
   Inside Story_.  Jefferson: McFarland, 2015.  324 pp.  $35.00, ISBN
   978-0-7864-7909-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=47677

Reviewed for H-War by Matthew Reardon
   Livesay, Daniel.  _Children of Uncertain Fortune: Mixed-Race
   Jamaicans in Britain and the Atlantic Family, 1733-1833_.
   Williamsburg: Omohundro Institute and University of North Carolina
   Press, 2018.  432 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-1-4696-3443-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=53969
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Reviewed for H-SHGAPE by Angela Riotto
   Handley-Cousins, Sarah.  _Bodies in Blue: Disability in the Civil
   War North_.  Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2019.  xiii +
   186 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-8203-5519-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55021

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Yingying Tang
   Outka, Elizabeth.  _Viral Modernism: The Influenza Pandemic and
   Interwar Literature_.  New York: Columbia University Press, 2019.
   344 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-231-18575-2.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55267

Reviewed for HABSBURG by Alexander Vari
   Hakkarainen, Heidi.  _Comical Modernity: Popular Humour and the
   Transformation of Urban Space in Late Nineteenth-Century Vienna_.
   Austrian and Habsburg Studies Series. New York: Berghahn Books,
   2019.  Illustrations. viii + 279 pp.  $135.00, ISBN 978-1-78920-
   273-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55290
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Reviewed for H-Environment by Savannah Paige Murray
   Morrone, Michele.  _Ailing in Place: Environmental Inequities and
   Health Disparities in Appalachia_.  Athens: Ohio University Press,
   2020.  204 pp.  $55.00, ISBN 978-0-8214-2420-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55311
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Reviewed for H-War by Brent Ziarnick
   Newell, Catherine L..  _Destined for the Stars: Faith, the Future,
   and America’s Final Frontier_.  Pittsburgh: University of
   Pittsburgh Press, 2019.  Illustrations. 320 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-
   0-8229-4556-7.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55377
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Reviewed for Jhistory by Bryant Macfarlane
   Kathke, Torsten.  _Wires That Bind: Nation, Region, and Technology
   in the Southwestern United States, 1854-1920_.  American Culture
   Studies Series. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2017.  312 pp.
   $45.00, ISBN 978-3-8376-3790-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55423
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Reviewed for H-Poland by Adam Biliński
   Dośpiał-Borysiak, Katarzyna; Ringdal, Kristen; Ramet, Sabrina
   P., ed..  _Civic and Uncivic Values in Poland: Value
   Transformation, Education, and Culture_.  Budapest: Central
   European University Press, 2019.  Illustrations, tables. 386 pp.
   $60.00, ISBN 978-963-386-220-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55430
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Reviewed for H-Environment by M. Blake Butler
   Powell, Ricard C..  _Studying Arctic Fields: Cultures, Practices,
   and Environmental Sciences_.  McGill-Queen's Native and Northern
   Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017.
   Illustrations. 264 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-7735-5113-8.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55441

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Michael A. Hill
   Doyle, Don H..  _American Civil Wars: The United States, Latin
   America, Europe and the Crisis of the 1860s_.  Chapel Hill:
   University of North Carolina Press, 2017.  272 pp.  $90.00, ISBN
   978-1-4696-3108-0.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55454

Reviewed for Jhistory by Merritt Morgan
   Harrington-Lueker, Donna.  _Books for Idle Hours: Nineteenth-
   Century Publishing and the Rise of Summer Reading_.  Amherst:
   University of Massachusetts Press, 2018.  xiv + 229 pp.  $29.95,
   ISBN 978-1-62534-383-3.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55512
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Reviewed for H-Diplo by Lisa Kirschenbaum
   Drachewych, Oleksa; McKay, Ian, eds..  _Left Transnationalism: The
   Communist International and the National, Colonial, and Racial
   Questions_.  Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020.  448
   pp.  $37.95, ISBN 978-0-7735-5873-1.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55527
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Reviewed for H-TGS by Patricia Simpson
   Kelz, Robert Vincent.  _Competing Germanies: Nazi, Antifascist,
   and Jewish Theater in German Argentina, 1933-1965_.  Ithaca:
   Cornell University Press, 2020.  xiv + 355 pp.  $115.00, ISBN 978-
   1-5017-3985-9.
Review - http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55928