Reviews

Author: 
Michele Battini
Reviewer: 
Blair Taylor

Taylor on Battini, 'Socialism of Fools: Capitalism and Modern Anti-Semitism'

Michele Battini. Socialism of Fools: Capitalism and Modern Anti-Semitism. Translated by Noor Mazhar and Isabella Vergnano. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016. 336 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17038-3.

Reviewed by Blair Taylor (Sarah Lawrence College) Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2018) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Author: 
Philipp Reick
Reviewer: 
Cheryl Coulthard

Coulthard on Reick, '"Labor is not a Commodity!":The Movement to Shorten the Workday in Late Nineteenth-Century Berlin and New York'

Philipp Reick. "Labor is not a Commodity!":The Movement to Shorten the Workday in Late Nineteenth-Century Berlin and New York. Frankfurt am Main: Campus Verlag GmbH, 2016. 237 pp. $48.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-593-50627-2.

Reviewed by Cheryl Coulthard (Texas A&M University) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2018) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Amy Bryzgel
Reviewer: 
Anja Foerschner

Foerschner on Bryzgel, 'Performance Art in Eastern Europe since 1960'

Amy Bryzgel. Performance Art in Eastern Europe since 1960. Rethinking Art's Histories Series. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 384 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78499-422-8; $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78499-421-1.

Reviewed by Anja Foerschner (The Getty Research Institute) Published on H-SHERA (June, 2018) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (Independent scholar)

Author: 
Banu Turnaoğlu
Reviewer: 
Alp Eren Topal

Topal on Banu Turnaoğlu, 'The Formation of Turkish Republicanism'

Banu Turnaoğlu. The Formation of Turkish Republicanism. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17274-3.

Reviewed by Alp Eren Topal (Binghamton University) Published on H-Ideas (June, 2018) Commissioned by Madeleine Elfenbein (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen)

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Author: 
Elizabeth Barnes
Reviewer: 
Amos Yong

Yong on Barnes, 'The Minority Body: A Theory of Disability'

Elizabeth Barnes. The Minority Body: A Theory of Disability. Studies in Feminist Philosophy Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. xii + 200 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873258-7.

Reviewed by Amos Yong (Fuller Seminary) Published on H-Disability (June, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Maria del Mar Narbona Logroño, Paulo G. Pinto, John Tofik Karam, eds.
Reviewer: 
Oliver Charbonneau

Charbonneau on del Mar Narbona Logroño and Pinto and Karam, 'Crescent over Another Horizon: Islam in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Latino USA'

Maria del Mar Narbona Logroño, Paulo G. Pinto, John Tofik Karam, eds. Crescent over Another Horizon: Islam in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Latino USA. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2015. Illustrations. 356 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4773-1218-6.

Reviewed by Oliver Charbonneau (University of Western Ontario) Published on H-Caribbean (June, 2018) Commissioned by Gregg French

Author: 
Stuart Hall, with Bill Schwarz
Reviewer: 
Andrew Kettler

Kettler on Hall and with Bill Schwarz, 'Familiar Stranger: A Life between Two Islands'

Stuart Hall, with Bill Schwarz. Familiar Stranger: A Life between Two Islands. Stuart Hall: Selected Writings Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-6387-3.

Reviewed by Andrew Kettler (University of Toronto) Published on H-Ideas (June, 2018) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (Wayne State University)

Author: 
James Cameron
Reviewer: 
Malcolm M. Craig

Craig on Cameron, 'The Double Game: The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation'

James Cameron. The Double Game: The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 248 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-045992-5.

Reviewed by Malcolm M. Craig (Liverpool John Moores University) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Luc Duerloo, Malcolm Smuts, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robert Tiegs

Tiegs on Duerloo and Smuts, 'The Age of Rubens: Diplomacy, Dynastic Politics and the Visual Arts in Early Seventeenth-Century Europe'

Luc Duerloo, Malcolm Smuts, eds. The Age of Rubens: Diplomacy, Dynastic Politics and the Visual Arts in Early Seventeenth-Century Europe. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2015. 302 pp. $124.00 (paper), ISBN 978-2-503-54948-4.

Reviewed by Robert Tiegs (Louisiana State University) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Mark R. Anderson
Reviewer: 
Jon Ault

Ault on Anderson, 'The Battle for the Fourteenth Colony: America's War of Liberation in Canada, 1774-1776'

Mark R. Anderson. The Battle for the Fourteenth Colony: America's War of Liberation in Canada, 1774-1776. Lebanon: University Press of New England, 2013. 460 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61168-497-1.

Reviewed by Jon Ault (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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Author: 
Joseph F. Stoltz
Reviewer: 
Patrick Blythe

Blythe on Stoltz, 'A Bloodless Victory: The Battle of New Orleans in History and Memory'

Joseph F. Stoltz. A Bloodless Victory: The Battle of New Orleans in History and Memory. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. 192 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2302-9.

Reviewed by Patrick Blythe (Seminole State College of Florida) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Kevin E. Simpson
Reviewer: 
Daniel Logemann

Logemann on Simpson, 'Soccer under the Swastika: Stories of Survival and Resistance during the Holocaust'

Kevin E. Simpson. Soccer under the Swastika: Stories of Survival and Resistance during the Holocaust. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2016. 368 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4422-6162-4.

Reviewed by Daniel Logemann (FSU Jena, Historisches Institut, Europäisches Kolleg Jena) Published on H-Poland (June, 2018) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Breandán Mac Suibhne
Reviewer: 
Aidan Beatty

Beatty on Mac Suibhne, 'The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland'

Breandán Mac Suibhne. The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. viii + 319 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873861-9.

Reviewed by Aidan Beatty (Wayne State University) Published on H-Empire (June, 2018) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Brett Hendrickson
Reviewer: 
Kara McCormack

McCormack on Hendrickson, 'The Healing Power of the Santuario de Chimayó: America’s Miraculous Church'

Brett Hendrickson. The Healing Power of the Santuario de Chimayó: America’s Miraculous Church. NYU Press, 2017. xi + 245 pages. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-1550-0; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4798-8427-8.

Reviewed by Kara McCormack (Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey) Published on H-NewMexico (June, 2018) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn (Special Collections/Center for Southwest Research)

Author: 
Fahad Ahmad Bishara
Reviewer: 
Johan Mathew

Mathew on Bishara, 'A Sea of Debt: Law and Economic Life in the Western Indian Ocean, 1780-1950'

Fahad Ahmad Bishara. A Sea of Debt: Law and Economic Life in the Western Indian Ocean, 1780-1950. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 292 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-60937-8.

Reviewed by Johan Mathew (Rutgers University) Published on H-IslamInAfrica (June, 2018) Commissioned by Saarah Jappie (University of the Witwatersrand)

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