Reviews

Author: 
Gerald Gutek, Patricia Gutek
Reviewer: 
David K. Graham

Graham on Gutek and Gutek, 'Pathways to the Presidency: A Guide to the Lives, Homes, and Museums of the U.S. Presidents'

Gerald Gutek, Patricia Gutek. Pathways to the Presidency: A Guide to the Lives, Homes, and Museums of the U.S. Presidents. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2011. Illustrations. 360 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-997-3; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57003-998-0.

Reviewed by David K. Graham Published on H-Memory (September, 2012) Commissioned by Linda Levitt

Author: 
Olivier Wieviorka
Reviewer: 
Drew Flanagan

Flanagan on Wieviorka, 'Divided Memory: French Recollections of World War II from the Liberation to the Present'

Olivier Wieviorka. Divided Memory: French Recollections of World War II from the Liberation to the Present. Trans. George Holoch. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012. 224 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-7444-4.

Reviewed by Drew Flanagan (Brandeis University) Published on H-Memory (August, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Kendall R. Phillips, G. Mitchell Reyes, eds.
Reviewer: 
Duygu Gul

Gul on Phillips and Reyes, 'Global Memoryscapes: Contesting Remembrance in a Transnational Age'

Kendall R. Phillips, G. Mitchell Reyes, eds. Global Memoryscapes: Contesting Remembrance in a Transnational Age. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2011. 203 pp. $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8173-5676-7; ISBN 978-0-8173-8569-9; ISBN 978-0-8173-1743-0.

Reviewed by Duygu Gul (York University) Published on H-Memory (July, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Elizabeth Anderson, Avril Maddrell, Kate McLoughlin, Alana Vincent
Reviewer: 
Gabriela Welch

Welch on Anderson and Maddrell and McLoughlin and Vincent, 'Memory, Mourning, Landscape'

Elizabeth Anderson, Avril Maddrell, Kate McLoughlin, Alana Vincent. Memory, Mourning, Landscape. Amsterdam: Editions Rodopi, 2010. 234 pp. $60.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-420-3086-2.

Reviewed by Gabriela Welch (Uppsala University) Published on H-Memory (June, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Zuzana M Pick
Reviewer: 
William Kelly

Kelly on Pick, 'Constructing the Image of the Mexican Revolution: Cinema and the Archive'

Zuzana M Pick. Constructing the Image of the Mexican Revolution: Cinema and the Archive. Austin: University Of Texas Press, 2011. 265 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-292-72562-1.

Reviewed by William Kelly (Morehouse College) Published on H-Memory (April, 2012) Commissioned by Linda Levitt

Filming the Mexican Revolution

Author: 
Layla Renshaw
Reviewer: 
David A. Messenger

Messenger on Renshaw, 'Exhuming Loss: Memory, Materiality and Mass Graves of the Spanish Civil War'

Layla Renshaw. Exhuming Loss: Memory, Materiality and Mass Graves of the Spanish Civil War. Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, 2011. 259 pp. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61132-041-1; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61132-042-8.

Reviewed by David A. Messenger (University of Wyoming) Published on H-Memory (April, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Diane Frost, Richard Phillips, eds.
Reviewer: 
Andrew Keating

Keating on Frost and Phillips, 'Liverpool '81: Remembering the Riots'

Diane Frost, Richard Phillips, eds. Liverpool '81: Remembering the Riots. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2011. ix + 150 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84631-668-5.

Reviewed by Andrew Keating (University of California, Berkeley) Published on H-Memory (April, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Sarmila Bose
Reviewer: 
Amber Abbas

Abbas on Bose, 'Dead Reckoning: Memories of the 1971 Bangladesh War'

Sarmila Bose. Dead Reckoning: Memories of the 1971 Bangladesh War. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011. x + 239 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70164-8.

Reviewed by Amber Abbas (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Memory (March, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Jonathan Markovitz
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Anuik

Anuik on Markovitz, 'Racial Spectacles: Explorations in Media, Race, and Justice'

Jonathan Markovitz. Racial Spectacles: Explorations in Media, Race, and Justice. New York: Routledge, 2011. 240 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-88345-0; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-88383-2; ISBN 978-0-203-84321-5.

Reviewed by Jonathan Anuik (University of Alberta) Published on H-Memory (March, 2012) Commissioned by Linda Levitt

Author: 
Franck Salameh
Reviewer: 
John Myhill

Myhill on Salameh, 'Language, Memory, and Identity in the Middle East: The Case for Lebanon'

Franck Salameh. Language, Memory, and Identity in the Middle East: The Case for Lebanon. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2010. xxv + 291 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7391-3738-3; ISBN 978-0-7391-3740-6.

Reviewed by John Myhill Published on H-Memory (March, 2012) Commissioned by Shirin Saeidi

Author: 
Christina Morina
Reviewer: 
Eric Langenbacher

Langenbacher on Morina, 'Legacies of Stalingrad: Remembering the Eastern Front in Germany since 1945'

Christina Morina. Legacies of Stalingrad: Remembering the Eastern Front in Germany since 1945. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. 297 S. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-01304-9.

Reviewed by Eric Langenbacher (Georgetown University) Published on H-Memory (February, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Jean-Philippe Mathy
Reviewer: 
Drew Flanagan

Flanagan on Mathy, 'Melancholy Politics: Loss, Mourning, and Memory in Late Modern France'

Jean-Philippe Mathy. Melancholy Politics: Loss, Mourning, and Memory in Late Modern France. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2011. 237 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-03783-7.

Reviewed by Drew Flanagan (Brandeis University) Published on H-Memory (January, 2012) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

Author: 
Patrick Finney
Reviewer: 
Roland Leikauf

Leikauf on Finney, 'Remembering the Road to World War Two: International History, National Identity, Collective Memory'

Patrick Finney. Remembering the Road to World War Two: International History, National Identity, Collective Memory. New York: Routledge, 2010. vii + 325 pp. $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-23017-9; $42.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-23018-6.

Reviewed by Roland Leikauf (University of Siegen) Published on H-Memory (January, 2012) Commissioned by Linda Levitt

Author: 
Jeffrey K. Olick, Vered Vinitzky-Seroussi, Daniel Levy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Comacchio

Comacchio on Olick and Vinitzky-Seroussi and Levy, 'The Collective Memory Reader'

Jeffrey K. Olick, Vered Vinitzky-Seroussi, Daniel Levy, eds. The Collective Memory Reader. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. xviii + 497 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-533741-9; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-533742-6.

Reviewed by Cynthia Comacchio (Wilfrid Laurier University) Published on H-Memory (December, 2011) Commissioned by Catherine Baker

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