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Author: 
Tobias P. Graf
Reviewer: 
Robyn Radway

Radway on Graf, 'The Sultan's Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610'

Tobias P. Graf. The Sultan's Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xx + 261 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-879143-0

Reviewed by Robyn Radway (Central European University) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Tim Lockley
Reviewer: 
Benjamen Goff

Goff on Lockley, 'Military Medicine and the Making of Race: Life and Death in the West India Regiments, 1795-1874'

Tim Lockley. Military Medicine and the Making of Race: Life and Death in the West India Regiments, 1795-1874. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 220 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49562-2.

Reviewed by Benjamen Goff (Florida State University) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
James E. Doyle
Reviewer: 
Christian Paust

Paust on Doyle, 'Renewing America's Nuclear Arsenal: Options for the 21st Century'

James E. Doyle. Renewing America's Nuclear Arsenal: Options for the 21st Century. New York: Routledge, 2018. 128 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8153-8466-3.

Reviewed by Christian Paust (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55867

Author: 
Richard Godbeer
Reviewer: 
Meg Eppel Gudgeirsson

Eppel Gudgeirsson on Godbeer, 'World of Trouble: A Philadelphia Quaker Family's Journey through the American Revolution'

Richard Godbeer. World of Trouble: A Philadelphia Quaker Family's Journey through the American Revolution. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2019. 480 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21998-2

Reviewed by Meg Eppel Gudgeirsson (Santa Clara University) Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2020) Commissioned by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith)

Author: 
Grażyna J. Kozaczka
Reviewer: 
Jill Walker Gonzalez

Gonzalez on Kozaczka, 'Writing the Polish American Woman in Postwar Ethnic Fiction'

Grażyna J. Kozaczka. Writing the Polish American Woman in Postwar Ethnic Fiction. Polish and Polish American Studies Series. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2019. Illustrations. xvii + 271 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-2339-4

Author: 
Iva Peša
Reviewer: 
Dmitri M. Bondarenko

Bondarenko on Peša, 'Roads through Mwinilunga: A History of Social Change in Northwest Zambia'

Iva Peša. Roads through Mwinilunga: A History of Social Change in Northwest Zambia. Afrika-Studiecentrum Series. Leiden: Brill, 2019. Illustrations. 444 pp. $59.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-40896-8; $59.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-04-40790-9.

Reviewed by Dmitri M. Bondarenko (Institute for African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences) Published on H-Africa (November, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

 

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