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Author: 
Malcom Gaskill
Reviewer: 
Paul Moyer

Moyer on Gaskill, 'The Ruin of All Witches: Life and Death in the New World'

Malcom Gaskill. The Ruin of All Witches: Life and Death in the New World. London: Allen Lane (Penguin), 2021. 336 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-593-31657-3

Reviewed by Paul Moyer (SUNY Brockport) Published on H-Albion (February, 2023) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer Polytechnic)

Author: 
Susan R. Grayzel
Reviewer: 
James J. Esposito

Esposito on Grayzel, 'The Age of the Gas Mask: How British Civilians Faced the Terror of Total War'

Susan R. Grayzel. The Age of the Gas Mask: How British Civilians Faced the Terror of Total War. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 288 pp. $34.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49127-3; $34.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-108-81180-4. 

Author: 
Max Liboiron, Josh Lepawsky
Reviewer: 
Ramya Swayamprakash

Swayamprakash on Liboiron and Lepawsky, 'Discard Studies: Wasting, Systems, and Power'

Max Liboiron, Josh Lepawsky. Discard Studies: Wasting, Systems, and Power. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2022. 224 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-262-54365-1

Reviewed by Ramya Swayamprakash (Grand Valley State University) Published on H-Environment (February, 2023) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Laurien Crump, Susanna Erlandsson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Felicitas Hartung

Hartung on Crump and Erlandsson, 'Margins for Manoeuvre in Cold War Europe: The Influence of Smaller Powers'

Laurien Crump, Susanna Erlandsson, eds. Margins for Manoeuvre in Cold War Europe: The Influence of Smaller Powers. Routledge Studies in Modern European History Series. London: Routledge, 2019. xiii + 250 pp. $170.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-38837-6.

Reviewed by Felicitas Hartung (University of California, San Diego) Published on H-War (February, 2023) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Hugh R. Slotten
Reviewer: 
Aaron Bateman

Bateman on Slotten, 'Beyond Sputnik and the Space Race: The Origins of Global Satellite Communications'

Hugh R. Slotten. Beyond Sputnik and the Space Race: The Origins of Global Satellite Communications. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2022. Illustrations. 256 pp. $55.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4214-4123-8; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-4122-1.

Reviewed by Aaron Bateman (George Washington University) Published on H-War (February, 2023) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

 

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