Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of August 4 - 10, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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Author: 
Stephen R. Niblo
Reviewer: 
David Walker

Walker on Niblo, 'War, Diplomacy and Development: The United States and Mexico, 1938-1954'


Stephen R. Niblo. War, Diplomacy and Development: The United States and Mexico, 1938-1954. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1995. xx + 320 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2550-8.

Reviewed by David Walker (Michigan State University)
Published on H-LatAm (August, 1995)

Author: 
Andrew L. Knaut
Reviewer: 
Jesus F. de laTeja

de laTeja on Knaut, 'The Pueblo Revolt of 1680: Conquest and Resistance in Seventeenth-Century New Mexico'


Andrew L. Knaut. The Pueblo Revolt of 1680: Conquest and Resistance in Seventeenth-Century New Mexico. Norman and London: University of Oklahoma Press, 1995. xx + 248 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-2727-9.

Reviewed by Jesus F. de laTeja (Southwest Texas State University)
Published on H-LatAm (August, 1995)

Author: 
Susan Carol Stokes
Reviewer: 
David B. Parker

Parker on Stokes, 'Cultures in Conflict: Social Movements and the State in Peru'


Susan Carol Stokes. Cultures in Conflict: Social Movements and the State in Peru. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. . $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08617-3; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-20023-4.

Reviewed by David B. Parker (Queen's University)
Published on H-LatAm (August, 1995)

Author: 
Michael Tangeman
Reviewer: 
Drew P. Halevy

Halevy on Tangeman, 'Mexico at the Crossroads: Politics, the Church and the Poor'


Michael Tangeman. Mexico at the Crossroads: Politics, the Church and the Poor. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books, 1995. xiv + 138 pp. $17.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57075-018-2.

Reviewed by Drew P. Halevy (University of Arkansas)
Published on H-LatAm (August, 1995)

Author: 
Joseph Smith
Reviewer: 
William Schell

Schell on Smith, 'The Spanish-American War: Conflict in the Caribbean and the Pacific 1895-1902 (Modern Wars in Perspective)'


Joseph Smith. The Spanish-American War: Conflict in the Caribbean and the Pacific 1895-1902 (Modern Wars in Perspective). London: Longman, 1994. . $39.80 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-04340-4; $60.75 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-04300-8.

Reviewed by William Schell (Murray State University)
Published on H-LatAm (August, 1995)

Author: 
Jorge Dominguez, ed.
Reviewer: 
Iain S. Maclean

Maclean on Dominguez, 'Race and Ethnicity in Latin America'


Jorge Dominguez, ed. Race and Ethnicity in Latin America. New York: Garland Publishing, 1994. xi + 371 pp. $62.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8153-1491-2.

Reviewed by Iain S. Maclean (Department of Philosophy and Religion, James Madison University)
Published on H-LatAm (August, 1995)

Author: 
Stanley Harrold
Reviewer: 
Frank Towers

Towers on Harrold, 'The Abolitionists and the South, 1831-1861'


Stanley Harrold. The Abolitionists and the South, 1831-1861. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1995. x + 245 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1906-9.

Reviewed by Frank Towers (History Dept., Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey)
Published on H-CivWar (August, 1995)

Author: 
David T. Hedrick, Gordon Barry Davis Jr.., eds.
Reviewer: 
Matthew Gallman

Gallman on Hedrick and Jr.., 'I'm Surrounded by Methodists ... Diary of John H.W. Stuckenberg, Chaplain of the 145th Pennsylvania'


David T. Hedrick, Gordon Barry Davis Jr.., eds. I'm Surrounded by Methodists ... Diary of John H.W. Stuckenberg, Chaplain of the 145th Pennsylvania. Gettysburg, Penn.: Thomas Publications, 1995. 140 pp. $16.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-939631-75-9.

Reviewed by Matthew Gallman (Loyola University)
Published on H-CivWar (August, 1995)

Author: 
Mark C. Smith
Reviewer: 
Loretta Czernis

Czernis on Smith, 'Social Science in the Crucible: The American Debate over Objectivity and Purpose, 1918-1941'


Mark C. Smith. Social Science in the Crucible: The American Debate over Objectivity and Purpose, 1918-1941. Durham, N.C. and London: Duke University Press, 1994. 353 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 0-8223-1484-3 $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-1497-4.

Reviewed by Loretta Czernis (Bishop's University)
Published on H-Ideas (August, 1995)

Exhibited Decisions

Author: 
Richard S. Wortman
Reviewer: 
Elise Kimerling Wirtschafter

Wirtschafter on Wortman, 'Scenarios of Power: Myth and Ceremony in Russian Monarchy'


Richard S. Wortman. Scenarios of Power: Myth and Ceremony in Russian Monarchy. Princeton, N.J.,: Princeton University Press, 1995. xiii + 432 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-03484-3.

Reviewed by Elise Kimerling Wirtschafter (California State Polytechnic University, Pomona)
Published on H-Russia (August, 1995)

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