H-Net reviews posted to the web 06 Nov 2017 - 13 Nov 2017

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Date: 
November 13, 2017
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United States

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
06 Nov 2017 and 13 Nov 2017.

Reviewed for H-German by Ned Richardson-Little
   Kott, Sandrine.  Communism Day-to-Day: State Enterprises in East
   German Society.
  Trans. Lisa Godin-Roger. Social History, Popular
   Culture, and Politics in Germany Series. Ann Arbor: University of
   Michigan Press, 2014.  368 pp.  $90.00, ISBN 978-0-472-11871-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=45376

Reviewed for H-Midwest by Mary Hricko
   Felsenstein, Frank; Connolly, James J..  What Middletown Read:
   Print Culture in an American Small City
.  Amherst: University of
   Massachusetts Press, 2015.  304 pp..  $28.95, ISBN 978-1-62534-141-
   9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46443

Reviewed for H-War by Sahar Khan
   Kilcullen, David.  Blood Year: The Unraveling of Western
   Counterterrorism.
  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.  288
   pp.  $17.95, ISBN 978-0-19-069226-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=47964

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Danielle Gilbert
   De La Calle, Luis.  Nationalist Violence in Postwar Europe.
   Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.  294 pp.  $103.00,
   ISBN 978-1-107-02410-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48555

Reviewed for H-Japan by Jolyon B. Thomas
   Scheid, Bernhard, ed., with Kate Wildman Nakai.  Kami Ways in
   Nationalist Territory: Shinto Studies in Prewar Japan and the
   West. 
 Beitrage Zur Kultur- Und Geistesgeschichte Asiens Series.
   Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften,
   2013.  x + 277 pp.  $80.00, ISBN 978-3-7001-7400-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48924

Reviewed for H-Italy by Andrea Guidi
   Assonitis, Alessio; Sandberg, Brian, eds..  Grand Ducal Medici
   and Their Archive, The
.  Turnhout: Brepols, 2016.  222 pp.
   $111.00, ISBN 978-1-909400-34-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49115

Reviewed for H-Disability by Emmeline Burdett
   Perry, Heather R..  Recycling the Disabled: Army, Medicine and
   Modernity in WWI Germany
.  Disability History Series. Manchester:
   Manchester University Press, 2014.  Illustrations. 240 pp.
   $105.00, ISBN 978-0-7190-8924-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49854

Reviewed for H-Disability by Morag Allan Campbell
   Scull, Andrew.  Madness in Civilization: A Cultural History of
   Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern
   Medicine
.  Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015.  448 pp.
   Illustrations.  $39.50, ISBN 978-0-691-16615-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=49881

Reviewed for H-Socialisms by Julia Schwenkenberg
   Reeves, Richard.  Dream Hoarders: How the American Upper Middle
   Class Is Leaving Everyone Else in the Dust, Why That Is a Problem,
   and What to Do about It
.  Washington, DC: Brookings Institution
   Press, 2017.  240 pp.  $24.00, ISBN 978-0-8157-2912-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50001

Reviewed for H-War by Donald Seablom
   Stevenson, David.  1917: War, Peace, and Revolution.  New York:
   Oxford University Press, 2017.  430 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-19-
   870238-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50144

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Hasan Karrar
   Ross, Robert S.; Tunsjø, Øystein, eds..  Strategic Adjustment
   and the Rise of China: Power and Politics in East Asia
.  Ithaca:
   Cornell University Press, 2017.  Illustrations. 304 pp.  $29.95,
   ISBN 978-1-5017-0919-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50234

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Benjamin Martill
   Clarke, Harold D.; Goodwin, Matthew; Whiteley, Paul.  Brexit: Why
   Britain Voted to Leave the European Union.  
Cambridge: Cambridge
   University Press, 2017.  272 pp.  $19.99, ISBN 978-1-316-60504-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50352

Reviewed for H-German by Benjamin C. Pearson
   Enns, James C..  Saving Germany: North American Protestants and
   Christian Mission to West Germany, 1945 -1974.
  Montreal: McGill-
   Queen's University Press, 2017.  328 pp.  $34.95, ISBN 978-0-7735-
   4913-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50367

Reviewed for H-War by Mark Montesclaros
   Lewy, Guenter.  Perpetrators: The World of the Holocaust
   Killers. 
 Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.  208 pp.
   $29.95, ISBN 978-0-19-066113-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50477

Reviewed for H-Asia by Zaidul Anwar
   Gin, Ooi Keat, ed..  Brunei – History, Islam, Society and
   Contemporary Issues.
  Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia
   Series. New York: Routledge, 2015.  274 pp.  $163.00, ISBN 978-1-
   138-78765-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50788

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Daniel Rosenberg
   Kaplan, Jonathan.  My Perfect One: Typology and Early Rabbinic
   Interpretation of Song of Songs
.  New York: Oxford University
   Press, 2015.  xiv + 225 pp.  $78.00, ISBN 978-0-19-935933-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50813

Reviewed for H-AmRel by L. Benjamin Rolsky
   Lofton, Kathryn.  Consuming Religion.  Class 200: New Studies in
   Religion Series. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017.  352
   pp.  $29.00, ISBN 978-0-226-48209-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50934

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Matthias Middell
   Bell, David A..  Shadows of Revolution: Reflections on France,
   Past and Present
.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
   456 S.  , ISBN 978-0-19-026269-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51037

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Fabian Hilfrich
   Kunkel, Sönke.  Empire of Pictures: Global Media and the 1960s
   Remaking of American Foreign Policy.
  New York: Berghahn Books,
   2016.  XVI, 260 S., 15 Abb.  $95.00, ISBN 978-1-78238-842-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51038

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Thomas Wozniak
   Boas, Adrian J.; Khamisy, Rabei G..  Montfort: History, Early
   Research and Recent Studies of the Principal Fortress of the
   Teutonic Order.
  Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2017.
   339 S.  $233.00, ISBN 978-90-04-25046-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51042

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Markus Behmer
   Trültzsch-Wijnen, Sascha; Barberi, Alessandro; Ballhausen,
   Thomas.  Geschichte(n), Repräsentationen, Fiktionen:
   Medienarchive als Gedächtnis- und Erinnerungsorte
.  Köln:
   Herbert von Halem Verlag, 2016.  217 S., 16 Abb., 1 Tab.  , ISBN
   978-3-86962-221-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51043

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christoph Mauntel
   Firnhaber-Baker, Justine; Schoenaers, Dirk.  The Routledge
   History Handbook of Medieval Revolt
.  Abingdon: Routledge, 2017.
   XIII, 384 S.  $225.00, ISBN 978-1-138-95222-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51044

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Christina Vanja
   Schürer, Christian.  Der Traum von Heilung: Eine Geschichte der
   Höhenkur zur Behandlung der Lungentuberkulose
.  Baden: hier +
   jetzt, Verlag für Kultur und Geschichte, 2017.  320 S.  , ISBN
   978-3-03919-413-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51050

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Annette Karpp
   Bradley, Mark Philip.  The World Reimagined: Americans and Human
   Rights in the Twentieth Century.
  Cambridge: Cambridge University
   Press, 2016.  XVIII, 306 S.  $29.99, ISBN 978-0-521-82975-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51052

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Alexandra Klei
   Eckardt, Frank; Meier, Hans-Rudolf; Scheurmann, Ingrid; Sonne,
   Wolfgang.  Welche Denkmale welcher Moderne?: Zum Umgang mit
   Bauten der 1960er und 70er Jahre
.  Berlin: Jovis Verlag, 2017.
   323 S., ca. 165 Farb- u. SW-Abb.  , ISBN 978-3-86859-443-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51060

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Dirk van Laak
   Feest, David; Häfner, Lutz.  Die Zukunft der Rückständigkeit:
   Chancen - Formen - Mehrwert
.  Köln: Böhlau Verlag, 2016.
   608 S.  , ISBN 978-3-412-22136-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51069

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