Author: 
Bronwen McShea
Reviewer: 
William Carroll

Carroll on McShea, 'Apostles of Empire: The Jesuits and New France'

Bronwen McShea. Apostles of Empire: The Jesuits and New France. France Overseas: Studies in Empire and Decolonization Series. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2019. Illustrations. 376 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-0890-3.

Reviewed by William Carroll (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-Borderlands (June, 2022) Commissioned by Hayden L. Nelson (University of Kansas)

Author: 
Constance Bantman
Reviewer: 
Jon Bekken

Bekken on Bantman, 'Jean Grave and the Networks of French Anarchism, 1854-1939'

Constance Bantman. Jean Grave and the Networks of French Anarchism, 1854-1939. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2021. xv + 243 pp. $89.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-3-030-66618-7.

Reviewed by Jon Bekken (Albright College) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2022) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=57275

Author: 
Julia Elsky
Reviewer: 
Shannon Fogg

Fogg on Elsky, 'Writing Occupation: Jewish Émigré Voices in Wartime France (Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture)'

Julia Elsky. Writing Occupation: Jewish Émigré Voices in Wartime France (Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture). Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. xi + 273 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-1367-6

Author: 
Brian Ladd
Reviewer: 
Paul Steege

Steege on Ladd, 'The Streets of Europe: The Sights, Sounds, and Smells that Shaped Its Great Cities'

Brian Ladd. The Streets of Europe: The Sights, Sounds, and Smells that Shaped Its Great Cities. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2020. x + 303 pp. Maps, ill. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-67794-1.

Reviewed by Paul Steege (Villanova University) Published on H-German (April, 2022) Commissioned by Jasper Heinzen (Department of History, University of York)

Author: 
Spencer D. Segalla
Reviewer: 
Gregory H. Maddox

Maddox on Segalla, 'Empire and Catastrophe: Decolonization and Environmental Disaster in North Africa and Mediterranean France since 1954 (France Overseas: Studies in Empire and Decolonization)'

Spencer D. Segalla. Empire and Catastrophe: Decolonization and Environmental Disaster in North Africa and Mediterranean France since 1954 (France Overseas: Studies in Empire and Decolonization). Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2020. 302 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4962-1963-3.

Reviewed by Gregory H. Maddox (Texas Southern University) Published on H-Africa (April, 2022) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Anthony Clayton
Reviewer: 
Conrad Allen

Allen on Clayton, 'General Maxime Weygand, 1867-1965: Fortune and Misfortune'

Anthony Clayton. General Maxime Weygand, 1867-1965: Fortune and Misfortune. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2015. 176 pp. $9.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-253-01585-3; $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-01582-2.

Reviewed by Conrad Allen (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (March, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Sarah Fishman
Reviewer: 
Ben Mercer

Mercer on Fishman, 'From Vichy to the Sexual Revolution: Gender and Family Life in Postwar France'

Sarah Fishman. From Vichy to the Sexual Revolution: Gender and Family Life in Postwar France. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. xxvi + 263 pp. $40.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-024862-8

Reviewed by Ben Mercer (Australian National University) Published on H-1960s (March, 2022) Commissioned by Timothy C. Hale

Author: 
Robert Lynn Fuller
Reviewer: 
Darrell Reader

Reader on Fuller, 'After D-Day: The U.S. Army Encounters the French'

Robert Lynn Fuller. After D-Day: The U.S. Army Encounters the French. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2021. xii + 301 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-7495-1

Reviewed by Darrell Reader (University of North Texas) Published on H-War (March, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Julia S. Torrie
Reviewer: 
Perry Biddiscombe

Biddiscombe on Torrie, 'German Soldiers and the Occupation of France, 1940-1944'

Julia S. Torrie. German Soldiers and the Occupation of France, 1940-1944. Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 290 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-47128-2

Author: 
Frédéric Bozo
Reviewer: 
Katelyn Tietzen

Tietzen on Bozo, 'A History of the Iraq Crisis: France, the United States, and Iraq, 1991-2003'

Frédéric Bozo. A History of the Iraq Crisis: France, the United States, and Iraq, 1991-2003. Washington, DC, and New York: Woodrow Wilson Center Press and Columbia University Press, 2016. 408 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70444-1.

Reviewed by Katelyn Tietzen (US Army Center for Military History) Published on H-War (January, 2022) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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