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Author: 
Rebecca Prince-Ruiz, Joanna Atherfold Finn
Reviewer: 
Angela Cope

Cope on Prince-Ruiz and Finn, 'Plastic Free: The Inspiring Story of a Global Environmental Movement and Why It Matters'

Rebecca Prince-Ruiz, Joanna Atherfold Finn. Plastic Free: The Inspiring Story of a Global Environmental Movement and Why It Matters. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 272 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-19862-2; $27.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-231-55272-1. 

Author: 
Mary Louise Roberts
Reviewer: 
Richard Fogarty

Fogarty on Roberts, 'Sheer Misery: Soldiers in Battle in WWII'

Mary Louise Roberts. Sheer Misery: Soldiers in Battle in WWII. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2021. 199 pages. $22.70 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-75314-0

Reviewed by Richard Fogarty (University at Albany, SUNY) Published on H-War (December, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Felix Römer
Reviewer: 
Robert Kirchubel

Kirchubel on Römer, 'Comrades: The Wehrmacht from Within'

Felix Römer. Comrades: The Wehrmacht from Within. Translated by Alex J. Kay. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. Illustrations. viii + 383 pp. $94.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-879709-8

Reviewed by Robert Kirchubel (Purdue University) Published on H-War (December, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
William Caferro
Reviewer: 
Adam Franklin-Lyons

Franklin-Lyons on Caferro, 'Petrarch's War: Florence and the Black Death in Context'

William Caferro. Petrarch's War: Florence and the Black Death in Context. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 238 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42401-1.

Reviewed by Adam Franklin-Lyons (Emerson College) Published on H-War (December, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55930

Author: 
Amy D. Propen
Reviewer: 
Lauren Judge

Judge on Propen, 'Visualizing Posthuman Conservation in the Age of the Anthropocene'

Amy D. Propen. Visualizing Posthuman Conservation in the Age of the Anthropocene. New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality Series. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2018. Illustrations. xv + 192 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-1377-3; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8142-5492-9. 

Author: 
David Fedman
Reviewer: 
Timothy Yang

Yang on Fedman, 'Seeds of Control: Japan's Empire of Forestry in Colonial Korea'

David Fedman. Seeds of Control: Japan's Empire of Forestry in Colonial Korea. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2020. xvii + 292 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-74745-3.

Reviewed by Timothy Yang (University of Georgia) Published on H-Japan (November, 2021) Commissioned by Martha Chaiklin

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=56292

 

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