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Author: 
Daniel Monterescu, Haim Hazan
Reviewer: 
Una McGahern

McGahern on Monterescu and Hazan, 'Twilight Nationalism: Politics of Existence at Life's End'

Daniel Monterescu, Haim Hazan. Twilight Nationalism: Politics of Existence at Life's End. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. xii + 270 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0432-2; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0563-3.

Reviewed by Una McGahern (Newcastle University) Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2019) Commissioned by Cristian Cercel (Ruhr University Bochum)

Author: 
Paul Mendes-Flohr
Reviewer: 
Robert Erlewine

Erlewine on Mendes-Flohr, 'Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent'

Paul Mendes-Flohr. Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2019. 440 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-15304-0.

Reviewed by Robert Erlewine (Illinois Wesleyan University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2019) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53910

Author: 
Loren Schweninger
Reviewer: 
Nicole Topich

Topich on Schweninger, 'Appealing for Liberty: Freedom Suits in the South'

Loren Schweninger. Appealing for Liberty: Freedom Suits in the South. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. x + 428 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-066428-2.

Reviewed by Nicole Topich (SUNY Upstate Medical University) Published on H-CivWar (May, 2019) Commissioned by Madeleine Forrest (Randolph-Macon College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53552

Author: 
Neil Smith, Don Mitchell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Graeme Pente

Pente on Smith and Mitchell and eds., 'Revolting New York: How 400 Years of Riot, Rebellion, Uprising, and Revolution Shaped a City'

Neil Smith, Don Mitchell, eds. Revolting New York: How 400 Years of Riot, Rebellion, Uprising, and Revolution Shaped a City. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018. 368 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-5282-4.

Reviewed by Graeme Pente (University of Colorado Boulder) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2019) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Emrah Sahin
Reviewer: 
Andrew Patrick

Patrick on Sahin, 'Faithful Encounters: Authorities and American Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire'

Emrah Sahin. Faithful Encounters: Authorities and American Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5462-7.

Reviewed by Andrew Patrick (Tennessee State University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Thomas Tunstall Allcock
Reviewer: 
Chris Foss

Foss on Allcock, 'Thomas C. Mann: President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy'

Thomas Tunstall Allcock. Thomas C. Mann: President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2018. 284 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7615-4.

Reviewed by Chris Foss (University of Portland) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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