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Author: 
Fabienne Braukmann, Michaela Haug, Katja Metzmacher, Rosalie Stolz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Scott Youngstedt

Youngstedt on Braukmann and Haug and Metzmacher and Stolz, 'Being a Parent in the Field: Implications and Challenges of Accompanied Fieldwork'

Fabienne Braukmann, Michaela Haug, Katja Metzmacher, Rosalie Stolz, eds. Being a Parent in the Field: Implications and Challenges of Accompanied Fieldwork. Culture and Social Practice Series. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2020. 295 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-4831-7.

Reviewed by Scott Youngstedt (Saginaw Valley State University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
John L. Smith
Reviewer: 
Joseph Taylor

Taylor on Smith, 'Saints, Sinners, and Sovereign Citizens: The Endless War over the West's Public Lands'

John L. Smith. Saints, Sinners, and Sovereign Citizens: The Endless War over the West's Public Lands. Reno, Nevada: University of Nevada Press, 2020. 342 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-948908-91-7.

Reviewed by Joseph Taylor (Simon Fraser University) Published on H-Environment (November, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Joachim C. Häberlen
Reviewer: 
Freia Anders

Anders on Häberlen, 'The Emotional Politics of the Alternative Left: West Germany, 1968-1984'

Joachim C. Häberlen. The Emotional Politics of the Alternative Left: West Germany, 1968-1984. New Studies in European History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 318 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-47174-9

Author: 
Christopher J. Fuller
Reviewer: 
William J. Astore

Astore on Fuller, 'See It/Shoot It: The Secret History of the CIA’s Lethal Drone Program'

Christopher J. Fuller. See It/Shoot It: The Secret History of the CIA’s Lethal Drone Program. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21854-1

Author: 
Steven Press
Reviewer: 
Tyson Luneau

Luneau on Press, 'Rogue Empires: Contracts and Conmen in Europe's Scramble for Africa'

Steven Press. Rogue Empires: Contracts and Conmen in Europe's Scramble for Africa. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. Maps. 384 pp. $43.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97185-1

Reviewed by Tyson Luneau (University at Albany) Published on H-War (November, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
David Ormrod, Gijs Rommelse, eds.
Reviewer: 
John Stapleton

Stapleton on Ormrod and Rommelse, 'War, Trade and the State: Anglo-Dutch Conflict, 1652-89'

David Ormrod, Gijs Rommelse, eds. War, Trade and the State: Anglo-Dutch Conflict, 1652-89. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2020. 344 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-324-9.

Reviewed by John Stapleton (United States Military Academy) Published on H-War (November, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55952

 

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