Reviews

Author: 
Donald Quataert
Reviewer: 
Viorel Panaite

Panaite on Quataert, 'The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922'


Donald Quataert. The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. xxii + 205 pp. $22.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-63360-4; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-63328-4.

Reviewed by Viorel Panaite (University of Bucharest, Department of World History, and Institute of South-East European Studies of the Romanian Academy)
Published on H-Levant (March, 2003)

Author: 
Alon Tal
Reviewer: 
Anthony B. Toth

Toth on Tal, 'Pollution in a Promised Land: An Environmental History of Israel'


Alon Tal. Pollution in a Promised Land: An Environmental History of Israel. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002. xviii + 433 pp. $35.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-23428-4; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-22442-1.

Reviewed by Anthony B. Toth (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-Levant (March, 2003)

A Personal View of Zionism and the Environment

Author: 
Bernard Wasserstein
Reviewer: 
Lorenzo Medici

Medici on Wasserstein, 'Divided Jerusalem: The Struggle for the Holy City'


Bernard Wasserstein. Divided Jerusalem: The Struggle for the Holy City. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2001. xix + 440 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-09164-9; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-09730-6.

Reviewed by Lorenzo Medici (Departement of Historical Sciences, University of Perugia)
Published on H-Levant (February, 2003)

The Walls of Jerusalem

Author: 
John Bierman, Colin Smith
Reviewer: 
Thomas J. Mayock

Mayock on Bierman and Smith, 'The Battle of Alamein: Turning Point, World War II'


John Bierman, Colin Smith. The Battle of Alamein: Turning Point, World War II. New York: Viking, 2002. xvii + 478 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-03040-8.

Reviewed by Thomas J. Mayock (Retired Military Historian)
Published on H-Levant (January, 2003)

A Last Hurrah

A Last Hurrah

Author: 
Saki Dockrill
Reviewer: 
James Gump

Gump on Dockrill, 'Britain's Retreat from East of Suez: The Choice Between Europe and the World?'


Saki Dockrill. Britain's Retreat from East of Suez: The Choice Between Europe and the World? Houndmills and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. xv + 293 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-333-73236-6.

Reviewed by James Gump (Department of History, University of San Diego)
Published on H-Levant (December, 2002)

Retreat to a Lesser Britain

Retreat to a Lesser Britain

Author: 
Eugene L. Rogan, Avi Shlaim, eds.
Reviewer: 
J. Ross-Nazzal

Ross-Nazzal on Rogan and Shlaim, 'The War for Palestine: Rewriting the History of 1948'


Eugene L. Rogan, Avi Shlaim, eds. The War for Palestine: Rewriting the History of 1948. New York and Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2001. xv + 234 pp. $27.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-79476-3; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-79139-7.

Reviewed by J. Ross-Nazzal (Department of Business and Social Sciences, Montgomery College, Conroe, Texas)
Published on H-Levant (December, 2002)

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