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Author: 
Mimmi Söderberg Kovacs, Jesper Bjarnesen, eds.
Reviewer: 
Adam LoBue

LoBue on Kovacs and Bjarnesen, 'Violence in African Elections: Between Democracy and Big Man Politics'

Mimmi Söderberg Kovacs, Jesper Bjarnesen, eds. Violence in African Elections: Between Democracy and Big Man Politics. Africa Now Series. London: Zed Books, 2018. 320 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78699-228-4; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78699-229-1.

Reviewed by Adam LoBue (University of Illinois) Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2019) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Lawrence S. Kaplan
Reviewer: 
David Walker

Walker on Kaplan, 'Harold Stassen: Eisenhower, the Cold War, and the Pursuit of Nuclear Disarmament'

Lawrence S. Kaplan. Harold Stassen: Eisenhower, the Cold War, and the Pursuit of Nuclear Disarmament. Studies In Conflict Diplomacy Peace Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2018. 212 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7486-0.

Reviewed by David Walker (Boise State University) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Andrew Orr
Reviewer: 
Abigail Lewis

Lewis on Orr, 'Women and the French Army during the World Wars, 1914-1940'

Andrew Orr. Women and the French Army during the World Wars, 1914-1940. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2017. xxvi + 192 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02677-4; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-02630-9.

Reviewed by Abigail Lewis (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (March, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Benjamin Ziemann
Reviewer: 
Matthew Hershey

Hershey on Ziemann, 'Violence and the German Soldier in the Great War: Killing, Dying, Surviving'

Benjamin Ziemann. Violence and the German Soldier in the Great War: Killing, Dying, Surviving. Translated by Andrew Evans. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 320 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4742-3958-5.

Reviewed by Matthew Hershey (University of Michigan) Published on H-War (March, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Lynn Hunt, Jack Richard Censer
Reviewer: 
Frederick Black

Black on Hunt and Censer, 'The French Revolution and Napoleon: Crucible of the Modern World'

Lynn Hunt, Jack Richard Censer. The French Revolution and Napoleon: Crucible of the Modern World. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. xiii + 236 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4742-1371-4.

Reviewed by Frederick Black (USMA) Published on H-War (March, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Jake H. Davis, ed.
Reviewer: 
Jonathan C. Gold

Gold on Davis, 'A Mirror Is for Reflection: Understanding Buddhist Ethics'

Jake H. Davis, ed. A Mirror Is for Reflection: Understanding Buddhist Ethics. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. xxv + 358 pp. $38.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-049976-1.

Reviewed by Jonathan C. Gold (Princeton University) Published on H-Buddhism (March, 2019) Commissioned by Rafal Stepien (Heidelberg University)

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