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Author: 
Elżbieta Janicka, Tomasz Żukowski
Reviewer: 
Joanna Sliwa

Sliwa on Janicka and Żukowski, 'Philo-Semitic Violence: Poland's Jewish Past in New Polish Narratives'

Elżbieta Janicka, Tomasz Żukowski. Philo-Semitic Violence: Poland's Jewish Past in New Polish Narratives. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2021. ix + 270 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-79363-669-0.

Reviewed by Joanna Sliwa (Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference)) Published on H-Poland (May, 2022) Commissioned by Anna Muller (University of Michigan - Dearborn)

Author: 
Ann L. Tucker
Reviewer: 
Timothy Roberts

Roberts on Tucker, 'Newest Born of Nations: European Nationalist Movements and the Making of the Confederacy'

Ann L. Tucker. Newest Born of Nations: European Nationalist Movements and the Making of the Confederacy. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2020. 272 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-4428-9.

Reviewed by Timothy Roberts (Western Illinois University) Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2022) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Paulo Drinot
Reviewer: 
Katherine E. Bliss

Bliss on Drinot, 'The Sexual Question: A History of Prostitution in Peru, 1850s–1950s'

Paulo Drinot. The Sexual Question: A History of Prostitution in Peru, 1850s–1950s. Cambridge Latin American Studies Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. Illustrations. xv + 313 pp. $31.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-71728-1; $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49312-3.

Reviewed by Katherine E. Bliss (Center for Strategic and International Studies) Published on H-LatAm (May, 2022) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Raymond Callahan, Daniel Marston
Reviewer: 
Ryan W. Booth

Booth on Callahan and Marston, 'The 1945 Burma Campaign and the Transformation of the British Indian Army'

Raymond Callahan, Daniel Marston. The 1945 Burma Campaign and the Transformation of the British Indian Army. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2021. Illustrations, maps. x + 280 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-3041-7

Author: 
Paul D. Williams, with Alex J. Bellamy
Reviewer: 
Peggy McWeeney

McWeeney on Williams and Bellamy, 'Understanding Peacekeeping'

Paul D. Williams, with Alex J. Bellamy. Understanding Peacekeeping. 3rd ed. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2021. Maps, tables, figures. 496 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7456-8672-1

Reviewed by Peggy McWeeney (University of Maryland) Published on H-War (May, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

 

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