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Author: 
Robert W. Doubek
Reviewer: 
Elena Friot

Friot on Doubek, 'Creating the Vietnam Veterans Memorial: The Inside Story'

Robert W. Doubek. Creating the Vietnam Veterans Memorial: The Inside Story. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 324 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7909-2.

Reviewed by Elena Friot (University of New Mexico) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=47677

Author: 
Daniel Livesay
Reviewer: 
Matthew Reardon

Reardon on Livesay, 'Children of Uncertain Fortune: Mixed-Race Jamaicans in Britain and the Atlantic Family, 1733-1833'

Daniel Livesay. Children of Uncertain Fortune: Mixed-Race Jamaicans in Britain and the Atlantic Family, 1733-1833. Williamsburg: Omohundro Institute and University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 432 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3443-2

Reviewed by Matthew Reardon (West Texas A&M) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Catherine L. Newell
Reviewer: 
Brent Ziarnick

Ziarnick on Newell, 'Destined for the Stars: Faith, the Future, and America’s Final Frontier'

Catherine L. Newell. Destined for the Stars: Faith, the Future, and America’s Final Frontier. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019. Illustrations. 320 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4556-7

Reviewed by Brent Ziarnick (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (November, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Donna Harrington-Lueker
Reviewer: 
Merritt Morgan

Morgan on Harrington-Lueker, 'Books for Idle Hours: Nineteenth-Century Publishing and the Rise of Summer Reading'

Donna Harrington-Lueker. Books for Idle Hours: Nineteenth-Century Publishing and the Rise of Summer Reading. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2018. xiv + 229 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62534-383-3; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62534-382-6

Author: 
Ricard C. Powell
Reviewer: 
M. Blake Butler

Butler on Powell, 'Studying Arctic Fields: Cultures, Practices, and Environmental Sciences'

Ricard C. Powell. Studying Arctic Fields: Cultures, Practices, and Environmental Sciences. McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 264 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5113-8; $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-5112-1.

Reviewed by M. Blake Butler (Western University) Published on H-Environment (November, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Shireen Ahmed, Amira Rose Davis, Brenda Elsey, Lindsay Gibbs, Jessica Luther
Reviewer: 
Courtney Kisat

Kisat on Ahmed, 'Burn It All Down'

Shireen Ahmed, Amira Rose Davis, Brenda Elsey, Lindsay Gibbs, Jessica Luther. Burn It All Down. 2017-20. Podcast.

Reviewed by Courtney Kisat (Southeast Missouri State University) Published on H-Podcast (November, 2020) Commissioned by Robert Cassanello (he/him/his) (University of Central Florida)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55753

 

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