Reviews

Author: 
Rosa Maria Delli Quadri
Reviewer: 
Antonio D'Onofrio

D'Onofrio on Delli Quadri, 'Il Mediterraneo delle costituzioni: dalla Repubblica delle Sette Isole Unite agli Stati Uniti delle Isole Ionie, 1800-1817'

Rosa Maria Delli Quadri. Il Mediterraneo delle costituzioni: dalla Repubblica delle Sette Isole Unite agli Stati Uniti delle Isole Ionie, 1800-1817. Milan: Franco Angeli, 2017. 224 pp. EUR 29.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-917621-9-1.

Reviewed by Antonio D'Onofrio (University of Naples L'Orientale) Published on H-Italy (May, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Danielle Battisti
Reviewer: 
Stefano Luconi

Luconi on Battisti, 'Whom We Shall Welcome: Italian Americans and Immigration Reform, 1945-1965'

Danielle Battisti. Whom We Shall Welcome: Italian Americans and Immigration Reform, 1945-1965. Critical Studies in Italian America Series. New York: Fordham University Press, 2019. 352 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-8438-2.

Reviewed by Stefano Luconi (University of Genoa) Published on H-Italy (May, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Sarah C. Davis-Secord
Reviewer: 
Theresa Jäckh

Jäckh on Davis-Secord, 'Where Three Worlds Met: Sicily in the Early Medieval Mediterranean'

Sarah C. Davis-Secord. Where Three Worlds Met: Sicily in the Early Medieval Mediterranean. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017. 316 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0464-2.

Reviewed by Theresa Jäckh (Universitat Konstanz) Published on H-Italy (May, 2019) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53350

Author: 
Francesco Ricatti
Reviewer: 
John J. Kinder

Kinder on Ricatti, 'Italians in Australia: History, Memory, Identity'

Francesco Ricatti. Italians in Australia: History, Memory, Identity. Palgrave Studies in Migration History. London: Palgrave Pivot, 2018. 147 pp. $54.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-319-78872-2.

Reviewed by John J. Kinder (University of Western Australia) Published on H-Italy (April, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Teresa Fiore
Reviewer: 
Joseph Viscomi

Viscomi on Fiore, 'Pre-Occupied Spaces: Remapping Italy's Transnational Migrations and Colonial Legacies'

Teresa Fiore. Pre-Occupied Spaces: Remapping Italy's Transnational Migrations and Colonial Legacies. New York: Fordham University Press, 2017. 264 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-7433-8.

Reviewed by Joseph Viscomi (Birkbeck, University of London) Published on H-Italy (February, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Roisin Cossar
Reviewer: 
James Palmer

Palmer on Cossar, 'Clerical Households in Late Medieval Italy'

Roisin Cossar. Clerical Households in Late Medieval Italy. I Tatti Studies in Italian Renaissance History Series. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 240 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97189-9.

Reviewed by James Palmer (Florida State University) Published on H-Italy (January, 2019) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Eden K. McLean
Reviewer: 
Stephanie De Paola

De Paola on McLean, 'Mussolini's Children: Race and Elementary Education in Fascist Italy'

Eden K. McLean. Mussolini's Children: Race and Elementary Education in Fascist Italy. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. Illustrations. 348 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-0642-8; $55.00 (e-book, epub), ISBN 978-1-4962-0720-3; $55.00 (e-book, pdf), ISBN 978-1-4962-0722-7.

Reviewed by Stephanie De Paola (Fordham University) Published on H-Italy (January, 2019) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Brian S. Pullan
Reviewer: 
Thomas J. Kuehn

Kuehn on Pullan, 'Tolerance, Regulation and Rescue: Dishonoured Women and Abandoned Children in Italy, 1300-1800'

Brian S. Pullan. Tolerance, Regulation and Rescue: Dishonoured Women and Abandoned Children in Italy, 1300-1800. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016. x + 240 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78499-129-6.

Reviewed by Thomas J. Kuehn (Clemson University) Published on H-Italy (January, 2019) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Rosemary Serra
Reviewer: 
Tiziana Serafini

Serafini on Serra, 'll senso delle origini: Indagine sui giovani italoamericani di New York'

Rosemary Serra. ll senso delle origini: Indagine sui giovani italoamericani di New York. Milan: Franco Angeli Edizioni, 2017. 489 pp. EUR 44.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-917600-5-0.

Reviewed by Tiziana Serafini (University of Notre Dame) Published on H-Italy (December, 2018) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Irene O'Daly
Reviewer: 
John Hosler

Hosler on O'Daly, 'John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance'

Irene O'Daly. John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018. x + 244 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5261-0949-1.

Reviewed by John Hosler (Command and General Staff College) Published on H-Italy (November, 2018) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Diego D'Amelio, Andrea Di Michele, Giorgio Mezzalira, eds.
Reviewer: 
Fabio Capano

Capano on D'Amelio and Andrea Di Michele and Giorgio Mezzalira and eds., 'La difesa dell'italianità: L'Ufficio per le zone di confine a Bolzano, Trento e Trieste (1945-1954)'

Diego D'Amelio, Andrea Di Michele, Giorgio Mezzalira, eds. La difesa dell'italianità: L'Ufficio per le zone di confine a Bolzano, Trento e Trieste (1945-1954). Bologna: Il Mulino, 2015. 604 pp. 42.00 EUR (cloth), ISBN 978-88-15-25142-8.

Reviewed by Fabio Capano (American University) Published on H-Italy (June, 2018) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Maria Antónia Lopes, Blythe Alice Raviola, eds.
Reviewer: 
Catherine Ferrari

Ferrari on Lopes and Raviola, 'Portogallo e Piemonte: nove secoli (XII-XX) di relazioni dinastiche e di destini politici'

Maria Antónia Lopes, Blythe Alice Raviola, eds. Portogallo e Piemonte: nove secoli (XII-XX) di relazioni dinastiche e di destini politici. Rome: Carocci, 2014. 271 pp. EUR 29.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-430-7034-3.

Reviewed by Catherine Ferrari (West Virginia University) Published on H-Italy (May, 2018) Commissioned by Matt Vester (West Virginia University)

Author: 
Enrico Tuccinardi, Salvatore Mazzariello
Reviewer: 
Kenyon Zimmer

Zimmer on Tuccinardi and Mazzariello, 'Architettura di una chimera'

Enrico Tuccinardi, Salvatore Mazzariello. Architettura di una chimera. Mantova: Universitas Studiorum, 2014. 184 pp. EUR 16.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-88-97683-72-8.

Reviewed by Kenyon Zimmer (University of Texas at Arlington) Published on H-Italy (March, 2018) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Warwick)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51762

Author: 
Michele Presutto
Reviewer: 
Andrew Hoyt

Hoyt on Presutto, 'La Rivoluzione Dietro L'angolo: Gli Anarchici Italiani e la Rivoluzione Messicana, 1910-1914'

Michele Presutto. La Rivoluzione Dietro L'angolo: Gli Anarchici Italiani e la Rivoluzione Messicana, 1910-1914. Foligno: Editorial Umbra, 2017. 169 pp. EUR 12.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-88802-88-6.

Reviewed by Andrew Hoyt (University of Minnesota) Published on H-Italy (February, 2018) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50801

Author: 
Catherine Fletcher
Reviewer: 
David Rosenthal

Rosenthal on Fletcher, 'The Black Prince of Florence: The Spectacular Life and Treacherous World of Alessandro de' Medici'

Catherine Fletcher. The Black Prince of Florence: The Spectacular Life and Treacherous World of Alessandro de' Medici. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. xxiii + 308 pp. Illustrations. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-061272-6.

Reviewed by David Rosenthal (School of History, Classics, Archaeology, University of Edinburgh) Published on H-Italy (January, 2018) Commissioned by Maartje van Gelder

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