H-Net reviews posted to the web 07 May 2018 - 14 May 2018

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
07 May 2018 and 14 May 2018.

Reviewed for H-War by Signe P. Fourmy
   Williams, Heather Andrea.  _American Slavery: A Very Short
   Introduction_.  Very Short Introductions Series. Oxford: Oxford
   University Press, 2014.  160 pp.  $11.95, ISBN 978-0-19-992268-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=44309

Reviewed for H-Midwest by Josh Steedman
   Meyer, Sabine N..  _We Are What We Drink: The Temperance Battle in
   Minnesota_.  Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015.  288 pp.
   $55.00, ISBN 978-0-252-03935-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=46483

Reviewed for H-Italy by Catherine Ferrari
   Lopes, Maria Antónia; Raviola, Blythe Alice, eds..  _Portogallo
   e Piemonte: nove secoli (XII-XX) di relazioni dinastiche e di
   destini politici_.  Rome: Carocci, 2014.  271 pp.  EUR 29.00, ISBN
   978-88-430-7034-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=48076

Reviewed for H-Disability by Shu Wan
   Yoo, Theodore Jun.  _It's Madness: The Politics of Mental Health
   in Colonial Korea_.  Oakland: University of California Press,
   2016.  Illustrations. 248 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-520-28930-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50560

Reviewed for H-War by Michael Weaver
   Ginor, Isabella; Remez, Gideon.  _Soviet-Israeli War, 1967-1973:
   The USSR's Military Intervention in the Egyptian-Israeli Conflict,
   The_.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.  400 pp.  $37.50,
   ISBN 978-0-19-069348-0.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50860

Reviewed for H-Disability by Sarah Handley-Cousins
   Casey Jr., John A..  _New Men: Reconstructing the Image of the
   Veteran in Late-Nineteenth-Century American Literature and
   Culture_.  Reconstructing America Series. New York: Fordham
   University Press, 2015.  Illustrations. 248 pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-
   0-8232-6539-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=50943

Reviewed for H-Judaic by Cornelia Aust
   Cassen, Flora.  _Marking the Jews in Renaissance Italy: Politics,
   Religion, and the Power of Symbols_.  Cambridge: Cambridge
   University Press, 2017.  300 pp.  $99.99, ISBN 978-1-107-17543-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51007

Reviewed for H-SHGAPE by Evan Rothera
   White, Richard.  _Republic for Which It Stands: The United States
   during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896, The_.  New
   York: Oxford University Press, 2017.  968 pp.  $35.00, ISBN 978-0-
   19-973581-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51022

Reviewed for HABSBURG by Petru Szedlacsek
   Török, Borbála Zsuzsanna.  _Exploring Transylvania:
   Geographies of Knowledge and Entangled Histories in a Multiethnic
   Province, 1790-1918_.  Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2015.
   286 pp.  $142.00, ISBN 978-90-04-30304-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51057

Reviewed for H-Disability by Stefanie Kennedy
   Hogarth, Rana A..  _Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial
   Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840_.  Chapel Hill:
   University of North Carolina Press, 2017.  290 pp.  $27.95, ISBN
   978-1-4696-3287-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51067

Reviewed for H-ANZAU by Joanna Das
   Schultz, Marianne.  _Performing Indigenous Culture on Stage and
   Screen: A Harmony of Frenzy_.  New York: Palgrave Macmillan US,
   2016.  242 pp.  $95.00, ISBN 978-1-137-59599-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51317

Reviewed for H-Law by George T. Diaz
   Lim, Julian.  _Porous Borders: Multiracial Migrations and the Law
   in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands_.  Chapel Hill: University of North
   Carolina Press, 2017.  320 pp.  $32.50, ISBN 978-1-4696-3550-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51489

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Harry Halem
   Reich, Simon; Dombrowski, Peter.  _End of Grand Strategy: US
   Maritime Operations in the Twenty-First Century, The_.  Ithaca:
   Cornell University Press, 2018.  252 pp.  $30.00, ISBN 978-1-5017-
   1462-7.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51534

Reviewed for H-Diplo by Andrew Muldoon
   Drohan, Brian.  _Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and
   Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire_.  Ithaca:
   Cornell University Press, 2018.  256 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-1-5017-
   1465-8.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51583

Reviewed for H-Early-America by Jason Stroud
   Brannon, Rebecca.  _From Revolution to Reunion: The Reintegration
   of the South Carolina Loyalists_.  Columbia: University of South
   Carolina Press, 2016.  Illustrations. 232 pp.  $49.99, ISBN 978-1-
   61117-668-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51807

Reviewed for H-Law by William Carrigan
   Lew-Williams, Beth.  _Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and
   the Making of the Alien in America, The_.  Cambridge: Harvard
   University Press, 2018.  360 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-0-674-97601-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=51815

Reviewed for H-War by Pradeep Barua
   Delaney, Douglas E..  _Imperial Army Project: Britain and the Land
   Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945, The_.  Oxford:
   Oxford University Press, 2018.  368 pp.  $110.50, ISBN 978-0-19-
   870446-1.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52027

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Rüdiger Hachtmann
   Haben, Michael.  _Berliner Wohnungsbau 1933–1945:
   Mehrfamilienhäuser, Wohnanlagen und Siedlungsvorhaben_.  Berlin:
   Gebr. Mann Verlag, 2017.  981 S.  , ISBN 978-3-7861-2786-4.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52348

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Jörg Lesczenski
   de Taillez, Felix.  _Zwei Bürgerleben in der Öffentlichkeit: Die
   Brüder Fritz Thyssen und Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza_.
   Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2016.  546 S.  , ISBN 978-3-506-
   78445-2.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52362

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Benedikt Tondera
   Wojnowski, Zbigniew.  _The Near Abroad: Socialist Eastern Europe
   and Soviet Patriotism in Ukraine, 1956–1985_.  Toronto:
   University of Toronto Press, 2017.  344 p.  $70.00, ISBN 978-1-
   4426-3107-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52363

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Benedikt Tondera
   Wojnowski, Zbigniew.  _The Near Abroad: Socialist Eastern Europe
   and Soviet Patriotism in Ukraine, 1956–1985_.  Toronto:
   University of Toronto Press, 2017.  344 p.  $70.00, ISBN 978-1-
   4426-3107-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52364

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Benedikt Tondera
   Wojnowski, Zbigniew.  _The Near Abroad: Socialist Eastern Europe
   and Soviet Patriotism in Ukraine, 1956–1985_.  Toronto:
   University of Toronto Press, 2017.  344 p.  $70.00, ISBN 978-1-
   4426-3107-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52365

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Harald Gröller
   Felder, Cajetan.  _Erinnerungen eines Wiener Bürgermeisters_.
   Wien: Karolinger Verlag, 2017.  462 S.  , ISBN 978-3-85418-174-3.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52366

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Daniel Benedikt Stienen
   Lappenküper, Ulrich.  _Das Bismarck-Problem in der
   Geschichtsschreibung: Biographische Perspektiven seit 1970_.
   Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2017.  226 S.  , ISBN 978-3-506-
   78527-5.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52367

Reviewed for H-Soz-u-Kult by Hans Berner
   Wacquant, Loïc.  _Die Verdammten der Stadt: Eine vergleichende
   Soziologie fortgeschrittener Marginalität_.  Wiesbaden: Springer
   VS, 2017.  325 S.  , ISBN 978-3-658-02680-6.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=52368

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