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Author: 
William F. Trimble
Reviewer: 
Corbin Williamson

Williamson on Trimble, 'Admiral John S. McCain and the Triumph of Naval Air Power'

William F. Trimble. Admiral John S. McCain and the Triumph of Naval Air Power. Studies in Naval History and Sea Power Series. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2019. Illustrations, maps. xv + 370 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-370-2

Author: 
Rohit De
Reviewer: 
Sunila Kale

Kale on De, 'A People's Constitution: The Everyday Life of Law in the Indian Republic'

Rohit De. A People's Constitution: The Everyday Life of Law in the Indian Republic. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. ix + 296 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17443-3

Reviewed by Sunila Kale (University of Washington International Studies Department) Published on H-Asia (May, 2020) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
William D. Bryan
Reviewer: 
Liz Skilton

Skilton on Bryan, 'The Price of Permanence: Nature and Business in the New South'

William D. Bryan. The Price of Permanence: Nature and Business in the New South. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018. 254 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-5339-5.

Reviewed by Liz Skilton (University of Louisiana at Lafayette) Published on H-SHGAPE (May, 2020) Commissioned by William S. Cossen (The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology)

Author: 
Alan Dowty
Reviewer: 
Tamir Karkason

Karkason on Dowty, 'Arabs and Jews in Ottoman Palestine: Two Worlds Collide'

Alan Dowty. Arabs and Jews in Ottoman Palestine: Two Worlds Collide. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2019. 312 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-03865-4.

Reviewed by Tamir Karkason (Ben-Gurion University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2020) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54540

Author: 
Robert McGreevey, Christopher T. Fisher, Alan Dawley
Reviewer: 
Jingbin Wang

Wang on McGreevey and Fisher and Dawley, 'Global America: The United States in the Twentieth Century'

Robert McGreevey, Christopher T. Fisher, Alan Dawley. Global America: The United States in the Twentieth Century. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. xxxii + 446 pp. $44.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-027990-5

Reviewed by Jingbin Wang (Elizabeth City State University) Published on H-Empire (May, 2020) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

 

Calls for Review Editors

Call for Book Review Editors

H-Women is looking for 2-3 book review editors with expertise in U.S., Latin American, Asian, or African women’s history. H-Women reviews are published on the H-Net Reviews network, which is the largest online archive of professional scholarly reviews, with over 42,000 published reviews since 1993. H-Women reviews are distributed to 7,000+ network subscribers, 4,200+ subscribers of H-Net Reviews, and made freely available to all on the H-Net Commons.

 

H-Judaic is seeking a new book review editor

H-Judaic is seeking a new book review editor.

The position involves soliciting reviewers, editing reviews, corresponding with authors or publishers seeking to have materials reviewed. Review editors must have strong field qualifications in Jewish Studies, and must be regularly available by email. Reviews will go through H-Net's online Reviews Management System. H-Net will provide training in the use of the review management system and basic H-Net Commons editing.

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Calls for Reviewers

Call for H-CivWar Book Reviews/Reviewers

Greetings fellow H-CivWar subscribers. I would like to take a moment to introduce myself. My name is Susan (Susannah) Deily-Swearingen and I am one of the new book review editors for H-CivWar. I am a sixth-year Doctoral Candidate at the University of New Hampshire and will be defending in May of 2019. You can find out more about me here https://networks.h-net.org/users/susan-deily-swearingen.

Seeking book reviewers

The JHistory list is seeking new and veteran book reviewers.   I have a large number of interesting new titles on a wide range of subjects available for review.  These include traditional journalism history books and some provocative titles on currrent media issues.  If you would like to write a review, please send an email to  me (JHistory book review editor Rob Rabe,  rabe@marshall.edu ).

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