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Author: 
Kristy Maddux
Reviewer: 
Kellianne King

King on Maddux, 'Practicing Citizenship: Women’s Rhetoric at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair'

Kristy Maddux. Practicing Citizenship: Women’s Rhetoric at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2019. 256 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-08350-6

Author: 
Oded Haklai, Neophytos Loizides, eds.
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Linzy

Linzy on Haklai and Loizides, 'Settlers in Contested Lands: Territorial Disputes and Ethnic Conflicts'

Oded Haklai, Neophytos Loizides, eds. Settlers in Contested Lands: Territorial Disputes and Ethnic Conflicts. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 256 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9650-7; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9559-3. 

Author: 
Andrzej Szczerski
Reviewer: 
Svitlana Biedarieva

Biedarieva on Szczerski, 'Transformation: Art in East-Central Europe after 1989'

Andrzej Szczerski. Transformation: Art in East-Central Europe after 1989. Krakow: Jagiellonian University Press, 2019. 257 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-83-233-4543-5

Reviewed by Svitlana Biedarieva (Courtauld Institute of Art) Published on H-SHERA (February, 2021) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (University of Calgary)

Author: 
Cynthia A. Kierner
Reviewer: 
Adam Costanzo

Costanzo on Kierner, 'Inventing Disaster: The Culture of Calamity from the Jamestown Colony to the Johnstown Flood'

Cynthia A. Kierner. Inventing Disaster: The Culture of Calamity from the Jamestown Colony to the Johnstown Flood. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 304 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5251-1.

Reviewed by Adam Costanzo (Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi) Published on H-Early-America (February, 2021) Commissioned by Patrick Luck

Author: 
Monica M. White
Reviewer: 
Evan Bennett

Bennett on White, 'Freedom Farmers: Agricultural Resistance and the Black Freedom Movement.'

Monica M. White. Freedom Farmers: Agricultural Resistance and the Black Freedom Movement. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 208 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-6389-0; $14.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4696-4370-0.

Reviewed by Evan Bennett (Florida Atlantic University) Published on H-Environment (February, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Claudio Saunt
Reviewer: 
Jennifer McCutchen

McCutchen on Saunt, 'Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory'

Claudio Saunt. Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2020. xix + 396 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-60984-4.

Reviewed by Jennifer McCutchen (University of Southern Maine) Published on H-AmIndian (February, 2021) Commissioned by F. Evan Nooe (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

 

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