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Author: 
Thomas C. Rust
Reviewer: 
Brian Wright

Wright on Rust, 'Watching over Yellowstone: The US Army's Experience in America's First National Park, 1886–1918'

Thomas C. Rust. Watching over Yellowstone: The US Army's Experience in America's First National Park, 1886–1918. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2020. Illustrations. 280 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2961-9; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2940-4. 

Author: 
Lisa Blaydes
Reviewer: 
Amir Taha

Taha on Blaydes, 'State of Repression: Iraq under Saddam Hussein'

Lisa Blaydes. State of Repression: Iraq under Saddam Hussein. Princeton University Press, 2018. xix + 354 pages. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-18027-4

Reviewed by Amir Taha (University of Amsterdam) Published on H-Genocide (November, 2020) Commissioned by Ugur Ümit Üngör (NIOD: Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies)

Author: 
Mary A. Decredico
Reviewer: 
Robert Kenzer

Kenzer on Decredico, 'Confederate Citadel: Richmond and Its People at War'

Mary A. Decredico. Confederate Citadel: Richmond and Its People at War. New Directions In Southern History Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2020. Illustrations. 224 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7925-4

Reviewed by Robert Kenzer (University of Richmond) Published on H-CivWar (November, 2020) Commissioned by G. David Schieffler (Crowder College)

Author: 
Isabel Story
Reviewer: 
Clare Ibarra

Ibarra on Story, 'Soviet Influence on Cuban Culture, 1961-1987: When the Soviets Came to Stay'

Isabel Story. Soviet Influence on Cuban Culture, 1961-1987: When the Soviets Came to Stay. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2019. xiii + 231 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4985-8011-3

Reviewed by Clare Ibarra (University of California, Berkeley) Published on H-Russia (November, 2020) Commissioned by Eva M. Stolberg (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

Author: 
Alberto Harambour
Reviewer: 
Hannah Greenwald

Greenwald on Alberto Harambour, 'Soberanías fronterizas: Estados y capital en la colonización de Patagonia (Argentina y Chile, 1830-1922)'

Alberto Harambour. Soberanías fronterizas: Estados y capital en la colonización de Patagonia (Argentina y Chile, 1830-1922). Valdivia: Ediciones Universidad Austral de Chile, 2019. 328 pp. $11.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-956-390-090-3.

Reviewed by Hannah Greenwald (Yale University) Published on H-Borderlands (November, 2020) Commissioned by Maria de los Angeles Picone (Boston College)

Author: 
Evan Maina Mwangi
Reviewer: 
Nganga Wahu-Mũchiri

Wahu-Mũchiri on Mwangi, 'The Postcolonial Animal: African Literature and Posthuman Ethics'

Evan Maina Mwangi. The Postcolonial Animal: African Literature and Posthuman Ethics. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019. 286 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-05419-0.

Reviewed by Nganga Wahu-Mũchiri (University of Nebraska-Lincoln) Published on H-Africa (November, 2020) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

 

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