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Author: 
Erin Drew
Reviewer: 
Jay David Miller

Miller on Drew, 'The Usufructuary Ethos: Power, Politics, and Environment in the Long Eighteenth Century'

Erin Drew. The Usufructuary Ethos: Power, Politics, and Environment in the Long Eighteenth Century. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2021. 234 pp. $29.50 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-8139-4581-1; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-4579-8; $39.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8139-4580-4.

Reviewed by Jay David Miller (McNeil Center for Early American Studies) Published on H-Environment (January, 2022) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Jan K. Herman
Reviewer: 
Stanley Adamiak

Adamiak on Herman, 'The Lucky Few: The Fall of Saigon and the Rescue Mission of the USS Kirk'

Jan K. Herman. The Lucky Few: The Fall of Saigon and the Rescue Mission of the USS Kirk. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2013. Illustrations. 192 pp. $21.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-61251-335-5; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61251-894-7.

Reviewed by Stanley Adamiak (University of Central Oklahoma) Published on H-War (January, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Frédéric Bozo
Reviewer: 
Katelyn Tietzen

Tietzen on Bozo, 'A History of the Iraq Crisis: France, the United States, and Iraq, 1991-2003'

Frédéric Bozo. A History of the Iraq Crisis: France, the United States, and Iraq, 1991-2003. Washington, DC, and New York: Woodrow Wilson Center Press and Columbia University Press, 2016. 408 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70444-1.

Reviewed by Katelyn Tietzen (US Army Center for Military History) Published on H-War (January, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Melanie W. Sisson, James A. Siebens, Barry M. Blechman, eds.
Reviewer: 
Wilberto Sanchez

Sanchez on Sisson and Siebens and Blechman, 'Military Coercion and US Foreign Policy'

Melanie W. Sisson, James A. Siebens, Barry M. Blechman, eds. Military Coercion and US Foreign Policy. Routledge Global Security Studies Series. London: Routledge, 2020. Illustrations. xx + 230 pp. $44.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-367-45996-3; $44.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-00-302635-8; $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-367-45997-0.

Reviewed by Wilberto Sanchez (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Hadji Bakara, ed.
Reviewer: 
Debjani Sengupta

Sengupta on Bakara, 'Journal of Narrative Theory'

Hadji Bakara, ed. Journal of Narrative Theory. Special issue, "Refugee Literature," volume 50, no. 3. Ypsilanti: Eastern Michigan University Press, 2020. 164 pp. n.p. (journal), .

Reviewed by Debjani Sengupta (Indraprastha College for Women, Delhi University) Published on H-History-and-Theory (January, 2022) Commissioned by Avishek Ray (National Institute of Technology Silchar)

Author: 
Christina Schwenkel
Reviewer: 
Hazel Hahn

Hahn on Schwenkel, 'Building Socialism: The Afterlife of East German Architecture in Urban Vietnam'

Christina Schwenkel. Building Socialism: The Afterlife of East German Architecture in Urban Vietnam. Durham: Duke University Press, 2020. Illustrations. xviii + 403 pp. $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-1106-4; $114.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-1001-2. 

 

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