Reviews

Author: 
Marco Mondini
Reviewer: 
Stefano Marcuzzi

Marcuzzi on Mondini, 'Il Capo. La Grande Guerra del generale Luigi Cadorna'

Marco Mondini. Il Capo. La Grande Guerra del generale Luigi Cadorna. Bologna: il Mulino, 2019. 388 pp. $49.30 (paper), ISBN 978-88-15-27284-3.

Reviewed by Stefano Marcuzzi (European University Institute) Published on H-Italy (November, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=57089

Author: 
Kenneth R. Bartlett, Gillian C. Bartlett
Reviewer: 
Brian J. Maxson

Maxson on Bartlett and Bartlett, 'The Renaissance in Italy: A History'

Kenneth R. Bartlett, Gillian C. Bartlett. The Renaissance in Italy: A History. Indianopolis: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., 2019. 416 pp. $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62466-818-0; $78.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62466-819-7

Author: 
Jill Moore
Reviewer: 
Melissa Vise

Vise on Moore, 'Inquisition and Its Organisation in Italy, 1250-1350'

Jill Moore. Inquisition and Its Organisation in Italy, 1250-1350. Suffolk: York Medieval Press, 2019. 314 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-903153-89-5

Reviewed by Melissa Vise (Washington and Lee University) Published on H-Italy (October, 2021) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Alberto Zambenedetti
Reviewer: 
Emiliano Perra

Perra on Zambenedetti, 'Acting across Borders: Mobility and Identity in Italian Cinema'

Alberto Zambenedetti. Acting across Borders: Mobility and Identity in Italian Cinema. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2020. 224 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4744-3986-2

Reviewed by Emiliano Perra (University of Winchester) Published on H-Italy (September, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Leila El Houssi
Reviewer: 
Emanuele Sica

Sica on Leila El Houssi, 'L'Africa ci sta di fronte: Una storia italiana; dal colonialismo al terzomondismo'

Leila El Houssi. L'Africa ci sta di fronte: Una storia italiana; dal colonialismo al terzomondismo. Rome: Carocci, 2021. 144 pp. EUR 16.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-290-0550-5.

Reviewed by Emanuele Sica (Royal Military College of Canada) Published on H-Italy (August, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Matteo Sanfilippo
Reviewer: 
Alessio Baldini

Baldini on Sanfilippo, 'Storie, epoche, epidemie'

Matteo Sanfilippo. Storie, epoche, epidemie. Viterbo: Sette Città, 2020. 156 pp. EUR 10,00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-7853-877-1.

Reviewed by Alessio Baldini (University of Leeds) Published on H-Italy (August, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55969

Author: 
Valerio Giannattasio
Reviewer: 
Maria Cardozo

Cardozo on Giannattasio, 'Il fascismo nella Banda Oriental'

Valerio Giannattasio. Il fascismo nella Banda Oriental. Rome: Edizioni Nuova Cultura, 2020. 292 pp. EUR 28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-336-5318-1.

Reviewed by Maria Cardozo (Universdad de la República, Uruguay) Published on H-Italy (August, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=56801

Author: 
Pierre Schill, ed.
Reviewer: 
Costanza Bonelli

Bonelli on Schill, 'Réveiller l'archive d'une guerre coloniale. Gaston Chérau, correspondant de guerre, 1911-1912'

Pierre Schill, ed. Réveiller l'archive d'une guerre coloniale. Gaston Chérau, correspondant de guerre, 1911-1912. Ivry-sur-Seine: Creaphis éditions, 2018. 478 pp. EUR 35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-2-35428-141-0

Reviewed by Costanza Bonelli (Independent Researcher) Published on H-Italy (July, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Roberto M. Dainotto, Fredric Jameson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Brian Griffith

Griffith on Dainotto and Jameson, 'Gramsci in the World'

Roberto M. Dainotto, Fredric Jameson, eds. Gramsci in the World. Durham: Duke University Press, 2020. Illustrations. xiv + 266 pp. $26. 95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0849-1; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0799-9.

Reviewed by Brian Griffith (UCLA) Published on H-Italy (June, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Luca Al Sabbagh, Daniele Santarelli, Herman H. Schwedt, Domizia Weber
Reviewer: 
Donato Verardi

Verardi on Al Sabbagh and Santarelli and Schwedt and Weber, 'I giudici della fede: L'Inquisizione romana e i suoi tribunali in età moderna'

Luca Al Sabbagh, Daniele Santarelli, Herman H. Schwedt, Domizia Weber. I giudici della fede: L'Inquisizione romana e i suoi tribunali in età moderna. Studi storici, filolologici e letterari Series. Florence: Edizioni Clori, 2017. 146 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-942416-4-8

Author: 
Christa Wirth
Reviewer: 
Susanna Garroni

Garroni on Wirth, 'Memories of Belonging: Descendants of Italian Migrants to the United Sates, 1884-Present'

Christa Wirth. Memories of Belonging: Descendants of Italian Migrants to the United Sates, 1884-Present. Studies in Global Social History/Studies in Global Migration Series. Leiden: Brill, 2015. Illustrations. 406 pp. $179.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-28457-9; $179.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-28456-2.

Reviewed by Susanna Garroni (University Roma Tre) Published on H-Italy (June, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Alexander Lee
Reviewer: 
Lorenza Tromboni

Tromboni on Lee, 'Humanism and Empire: The Imperial Ideal in Fourteenth-Century Italy'

Alexander Lee. Humanism and Empire: The Imperial Ideal in Fourteenth-Century Italy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 464 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-967515-9.

Reviewed by Lorenza Tromboni (Syracuse University) Published on H-Italy (June, 2021) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53311

Author: 
Victoria De Grazia
Reviewer: 
Amy King

King on De Grazia, 'The Perfect Fascist: A Story of Love, Power, and Morality in Mussolini's Italy'

Victoria De Grazia. The Perfect Fascist: A Story of Love, Power, and Morality in Mussolini's Italy. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2020. 528 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98639-8.

Reviewed by Amy King (University of Bristol) Published on H-Italy (April, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Author: 
Filippo Focardi
Reviewer: 
Richard J. B. Bosworth

Bosworth on Focardi, 'Nel cantiere della memoria Fascismo, Resistenza, Shoah, Foibe'

Filippo Focardi. Nel cantiere della memoria Fascismo, Resistenza, Shoah, Foibe. Rome: Viella, 2020. 356 pp. EUR 27.55 (paper), ISBN 978-88-331-3321-8.

Reviewed by Richard J. B. Bosworth (University of Oxford) Published on H-Italy (March, 2021) Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli (University of Naples "L'Orientale")

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=56355

Author: 
Miles Pattenden
Reviewer: 
Justine Walden

Walden on Pattenden, 'Electing the Pope in Early Modern Italy, 1450-1700'

Miles Pattenden. Electing the Pope in Early Modern Italy, 1450-1700. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 384 pp. $116.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-879744-9.

Reviewed by Justine Walden (Yale Peabody Museum/Independent Scholar) Published on H-Italy (February, 2021) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53289

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