Thomas C. Rust. Watching over Yellowstone: The US Army's Experience in America's First National Park, 1886–1918. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2020. Illustrations. 280 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2961-9; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2940-4.
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Lisa Blaydes. State of Repression: Iraq under Saddam Hussein. Princeton University Press, 2018. xix + 354 pages. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-18027-4.
Reviewed by Amir Taha (University of Amsterdam) Published on H-Genocide (November, 2020) Commissioned by Ugur Ümit Üngör (NIOD: Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies)
Mary A. Decredico. Confederate Citadel: Richmond and Its People at War. New Directions In Southern History Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2020. Illustrations. 224 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7925-4.
Reviewed by Robert Kenzer (University of Richmond) Published on H-CivWar (November, 2020) Commissioned by G. David Schieffler (Crowder College)
Isabel Story. Soviet Influence on Cuban Culture, 1961-1987: When the Soviets Came to Stay. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2019. xiii + 231 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4985-8011-3.
Reviewed by Clare Ibarra (University of California, Berkeley) Published on H-Russia (November, 2020) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)
Alberto Harambour. Soberanías fronterizas: Estados y capital en la colonización de Patagonia (Argentina y Chile, 1830-1922). Valdivia: Ediciones Universidad Austral de Chile, 2019. 328 pp. $11.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-956-390-090-3.
Reviewed by Hannah Greenwald (Yale University) Published on H-Borderlands (November, 2020) Commissioned by Maria de los Angeles Picone (Boston College)
Evan Maina Mwangi. The Postcolonial Animal: African Literature and Posthuman Ethics. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019. 286 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-05419-0.
Reviewed by Nganga Wahu-Mũchiri (University of Nebraska-Lincoln) Published on H-Africa (November, 2020) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
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H-CivWar is interested in recruiting additional Review Editors, who will commission and edit reviews of books and other scholarly materials through a formal system managed by our parent non-profit, H-Net.
H-Food-Studies are interested in recruiting a review editors, for the purpose of commissioning and editing reviews of books and other scholarly materials through H-Net's formal system managed by our parent non-profit. Review editors play a very important role and function in our network and will work within our team of lead and network editors to develop a stragey for the kind of reviews that is appropriate for subscribers and the network.
H-1960s seeks to recruit an energetic editor or team of editors to commission and edit reviews of recently published books or other scholarly materials on the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.
H-Migration is pleased to announce the launch of a new publication series dedicated to reviews of the latest work in the history and study of migration, broadly conceived.
Our first review is:
H-SHERA Reviews is recruiting new reviewers. It is a great way to promote the work of your colleagues and make a contribution to H-SHERA. Writing a book review for H-Net/H-SHERA is similar to writing a review for any academic paper periodical. The reviewer receives a hard copy of the book or an electronic copy (if she/he prefers and if it is available).
We're looking to re-launch H-Labor's book review series.
We'd like to do single book and film reviews as well as host roundtable discussions on current publications in labor and working calss history.