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Author: 
Ryan Skinnell, ed.
Reviewer: 
James Chase Sanchez

Sanchez on Skinnell, 'Faking the News: What Rhetoric Can Teach Us about Donald J. Trump'

Ryan Skinnell, ed. Faking the News: What Rhetoric Can Teach Us about Donald J. Trump. Societas: Essays in Political and Cultural Criticism Series. Exeter: Imprint Academic, 2018. 200 pp. $29.90 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84540-969-2.

Reviewed by James Chase Sanchez (Middlebury College) Published on H-Rhetor (December, 2018) Commissioned by Cristen Fitzpatrick (St. John's University)

Author: 
Lynn Dumenil
Reviewer: 
Kara Dixon Vuic

Vuic on Dumenil, 'The Second Line of Defense: American Women and World War I'

Lynn Dumenil. The Second Line of Defense: American Women and World War I. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 360 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3121-9.

Reviewed by Kara Dixon Vuic (Texas Christian University) Published on H-SHGAPE (December, 2018) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Connie L. Scarborough
Reviewer: 
Iona McCleery

McCleery on Scarborough, 'Viewing Disability in Medieval Spanish Texts: Disgraced or Graced'

Connie L. Scarborough. Viewing Disability in Medieval Spanish Texts: Disgraced or Graced. Premodern Health, Disease, and Disability Series. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2017. 252 pp. $130.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-8964-875-4.

Reviewed by Iona McCleery (University of Leeds) Published on H-Disability (December, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Kyle Longley
Reviewer: 
William T. Allison

Allison on Longley, 'LBJ's 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America's Year of Upheaval'

Kyle Longley. LBJ's 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America's Year of Upheaval. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xv + 361 pp. $29.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-19303-1.

Reviewed by William T. Allison (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Thomas Rid
Reviewer: 
Paul Springer

Springer on Rid, 'Cyber War Will Not Take Place'

Thomas Rid. Cyber War Will Not Take Place. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-066071-0.

Reviewed by Paul Springer (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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New Review Editor

Dear H-Borderlands suscribers,

My name is Ángeles Picone and I am one of the co-editors of the network. I am happy to announce I will also be serving as Review Editor. 

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