Reviews

Author: 
William C. Forrey
Reviewer: 
Jessica DeWitt

DeWitt on William C. Forrey, 'History of Pennsylvania's State Parks, 1893-1983' and William C. Forrey, 'History of Pennsylvania's State Parks, 1984-2015'

William C. Forrey. History of Pennsylvania's State Parks, 1893-1983. Harrisburg: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Environmental Resources, Office of Resources Management, Bureau of State Parks, 1984. Illustrations, maps. 110 pp. http://paconservationheritage.org/resources/articles/. William C. Forrey. History of Pennsylvania's State Parks, 1984-2015.

Author: 
Otto Teigeler
Reviewer: 
Craig Atwood

Atwood on Teigeler, 'Der Schuler Zinzendorf in Halle 1710-1716: Personliches Ergehen und Praformation Eines Axioms'

Otto Teigeler. Der Schuler Zinzendorf in Halle 1710-1716: Personliches Ergehen und Praformation Eines Axioms. Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag, 2017. vii + 345 pp. $92.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-447-10837-9.

Reviewed by Craig Atwood (Moravian Seminary) Published on H-Pietism (September, 2018) Commissioned by Peter James Yoder (Berry College)

Author: 
Suzanne M. Bessenger
Reviewer: 
Catherine Hartmann

Hartmann on Bessenger, 'Echoes of Enlightenment: The Life and Legacy of the Tibetan Saint Sonam Peldren'

Suzanne M. Bessenger. Echoes of Enlightenment: The Life and Legacy of the Tibetan Saint Sonam Peldren. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. viii + 296 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-022528-5; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-022527-8.

Reviewed by Catherine Hartmann (Harvard University) Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2018) Commissioned by John Powers (Deakin University)

Author: 
Lynda Payne
Reviewer: 
Michael Brown

Brown on Payne, 'The Best Surgeon in England: Percivall Pott, 1713-88'

Lynda Payne. The Best Surgeon in England: Percivall Pott, 1713-88. American University Studies Series. New York: Peter Lang, 2017. Illustrations. 236 pp. $97.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4331-2319-1.

Reviewed by Michael Brown (University of Roehampton) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (September, 2018) Commissioned by Darren N. Wagner (Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin)

Author: 
Allen C. Guelzo
Reviewer: 
Nick Sacco

Sacco on Guelzo, 'Reconstruction: A Concise History'

Allen C. Guelzo. Reconstruction: A Concise History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. 192 pp. $18.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-086569-6.

Reviewed by Nick Sacco (Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site) Published on H-SHGAPE (September, 2018) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Thomas J. Pluckhahn, Victor D. Thompson
Reviewer: 
Kara Bridgman Sweeney

Bridgman Sweeney on Pluckhahn and Thompson, 'New Histories of Village Life at Crystal River'

Thomas J. Pluckhahn, Victor D. Thompson. New Histories of Village Life at Crystal River. Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2018. Illustrations, tables. 298 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68340-035-6.

Author: 
Joyce Tyldesley
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Turner

Turner on Tyldesley, 'Nefertiti’s Face: The Creation of an Icon'

Joyce Tyldesley. Nefertiti’s Face: The Creation of an Icon. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. Illustrations, maps. 240 pp. $25.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98375-5.

Reviewed by Jennifer Turner (University of Birmingham) Published on H-Empire (September, 2018) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)

Author: 
Jean-Loup Samaan
Reviewer: 
Ziv Rubinovitz

Rubinovitz on Samaan, 'Israel's Foreign Policy beyond the Arab World: Engaging the Periphery'

Jean-Loup Samaan. Israel's Foreign Policy beyond the Arab World: Engaging the Periphery. Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics Series. London: Routledge, 2017. 172 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-09987-6.

Reviewed by Ziv Rubinovitz (Sonoma State University) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Michael D. Cohen
Reviewer: 
Nicholas L. Miller

Miller on Cohen, 'When Proliferation Causes Peace: The Psychology of Nuclear Crises'

Michael D. Cohen. When Proliferation Causes Peace: The Psychology of Nuclear Crises. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. xi + 289 pp. $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-494-9; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-495-6.

Reviewed by Nicholas L. Miller (Dartmouth College) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Ángel Fábregas
Reviewer: 
Celia Lopez-Chavez

Lopez-Chavez on Fábregas, 'Quebrada en el Gran Norte'

Ángel Fábregas. Quebrada en el Gran Norte. Granada: Esdrújula Ediciones, 2017. 367 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-84-17-04248-6.

Reviewed by Celia Lopez-Chavez (University of New Mexico) Published on H-NewMexico (September, 2018) Commissioned by Tomas Jaehn (Special Collections/Center for Southwest Research)

Author: 
Anne Eller
Reviewer: 
Sophie Maríñez

Maríñez on Eller, 'We Dream Together: Dominican Independence, Haiti, and the Fight for Caribbean Freedom'

Anne Eller. We Dream Together: Dominican Independence, Haiti, and the Fight for Caribbean Freedom. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 400 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6237-1.

Reviewed by Sophie Maríñez (Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY) Published on H-Haiti (September, 2018) Commissioned by Grégory Pierrot (University of Connecticut at Stamford)

Author: 
Daniel Kupfert Heller
Reviewer: 
Sean Martin

Martin on Heller, 'Jabotinsky's Children: Polish Jews and the Rise of Right-Wing Zionism'

Daniel Kupfert Heller. Jabotinsky's Children: Polish Jews and the Rise of Right-Wing Zionism. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. 352 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17475-4.

Reviewed by Sean Martin (Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland) Published on H-Judaic (September, 2018) Commissioned by Katja Vehlow (University of South Carolina)

Author: 
Elizabeth S. Mathews
Reviewer: 
Coreen McGuire

McGuire on Mathews, 'Language, Power, and Resistance: Mainstreaming Deaf Education'

Elizabeth S. Mathews. Language, Power, and Resistance: Mainstreaming Deaf Education. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2017. 192 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-944838-04-1.

Reviewed by Coreen McGuire (University of Bristol) Published on H-Disability (September, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Andrew S. Tompkins
Reviewer: 
Jan-Henrik Meyer

Meyer on Tompkins, 'Better Active than Radioactive! Anti-Nuclear Protest in 1970s France and West Germany'

Andrew S. Tompkins. Better Active than Radioactive! Anti-Nuclear Protest in 1970s France and West Germany. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. xv + 265 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-182620-7.

Reviewed by Jan-Henrik Meyer Published on H-German (September, 2018) Commissioned by Jeremy DeWaal

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Author: 
Jonathan A. Epstein
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Sambaluk

Sambaluk on Epstein, 'Belgium's Dilemma: The Formation of the Belgian Defense Policy, 1932-1940'

Jonathan A. Epstein. Belgium's Dilemma: The Formation of the Belgian Defense Policy, 1932-1940. History of Warfare Series. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2014. 288 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-25467-1.

Reviewed by Nicholas Sambaluk (Air University) Published on H-War (September, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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