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Author: 
Ralph Matthew Leck
Reviewer: 
Harry Oosterhuis

Oosterhuis on Leck, 'Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science'

Ralph Matthew Leck. Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. 304 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04000-9.

Reviewed by Harry Oosterhuis (Maastricht University) Published on H-Ideas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
Harriett Denise Joseph
Reviewer: 
Ian A. Lee

Lee on Joseph, 'From Santa Anna to Selena: Notable Mexicanos and Tejanos in Texas History since 1821'

Harriett Denise Joseph. From Santa Anna to Selena: Notable Mexicanos and Tejanos in Texas History since 1821. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2018. Illustrations. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-715-9.

Reviewed by Ian A. Lee (University of Texas at El Paso) Published on H-Texas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Linda Powell (Amarillo College and Wayland Baptist University)

Author: 
Amy Werbel
Reviewer: 
Kimberley Reilly

Reilly on Werbel, 'Lust on Trial: Censorship and the Rise of American Obscenity in the Age of Anthony Comstock'

Amy Werbel. Lust on Trial: Censorship and the Rise of American Obscenity in the Age of Anthony Comstock. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. xii + 391 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17522-7.

Reviewed by Kimberley Reilly (University of Wisconsin-Green Bay) Published on H-SHGAPE (November, 2018) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Adrian Miller
Reviewer: 
Julia C. Ehrhardt

Ehrhardt on Miller, 'The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas'

Adrian Miller. The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 296 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3253-7.

Reviewed by Julia C. Ehrhardt (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-FedHist (November, 2018) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Irene O'Daly
Reviewer: 
John Hosler

Hosler on O'Daly, 'John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance'

Irene O'Daly. John of Salisbury and the Medieval Roman Renaissance. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018. x + 244 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5261-0949-1.

Reviewed by John Hosler (Command and General Staff College) Published on H-Italy (November, 2018) Commissioned by Peter Sposato (Indiana University Kokomo)

Author: 
Thomas Rist, ed.
Reviewer: 
Rena Bood

Bood on Rist, 'The Spanish Tragedy: A Critical Reader'

Thomas Rist, ed. The Spanish Tragedy: A Critical Reader. London: Bloomsbury, 2016. 320 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4725-2895-7.

Reviewed by Rena Bood (Universiteit van Amsterdam) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2018) Commissioned by Krisztina K. Lajosi-Moore (University of Amsterdam)

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