Author: 
Candace M. Keller
Reviewer: 
Diana Wylie

Wylie on Foster, 'The City as Photographic Text: Urban Documentary Photography of São Paulo' and Grant and Jordanova and eds., 'Writing Visual Histories' and Keller, 'Imaging Culture'

David William Foster. The City as Photographic Text: Urban Documentary Photography of São Paulo. Latinx and Latin American Profiles Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2021. Illustrations. 248 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4623-6Florence Grant, Ludmilla Jordanova, eds. Writing Visual Histories. Writing History Series.

Author: 
Kerry Ross
Reviewer: 
Celio H. Barreto

Barreto on Ross, 'Photography for Everyone: The Cultural Lives of Cameras and Consumers in Early Twentieth-Century Japan'

Kerry Ross. Photography for Everyone: The Cultural Lives of Cameras and Consumers in Early Twentieth-Century Japan. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015. Illustrations. 256 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9423-7; $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9564-7.

Reviewed by Celio H. Barreto (Royal Ontario Museum) Published on H-Japan (September, 2019) Commissioned by Martha Chaiklin

Author: 
Amy DeFalco Lippert
Reviewer: 
Jennifer M. Black

Black on Lippert, 'Consuming Identities: Visual Culture in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco'

Amy DeFalco Lippert. Consuming Identities: Visual Culture in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 416 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-026897-8.

Reviewed by Jennifer M. Black (Misericordia University) Published on H-California (July, 2018) Commissioned by Khal Schneider

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Author: 
Luke Gartlan, Roberta Wue, eds.
Reviewer: 
Annemarie Sawkins

Sawkins on Gartlan and Wue, 'Portraiture and Early Studio Photography in China and Japan'

Luke Gartlan, Roberta Wue, eds. Portraiture and Early Studio Photography in China and Japan. London: Routledge, 2017. xv + 252 pp. $150.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4724-8438-3.

Reviewed by Annemarie Sawkins (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Japan (December, 2017) Commissioned by Martha Chaiklin

Author: 
Malcolm L. Fleming
Reviewer: 
Mark Montesclaros

Montesclaros on Fleming, 'From War to Peace in 1945 Germany: A GI's Experience'

Malcolm L. Fleming. From War to Peace in 1945 Germany: A GI's Experience. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2016. 200 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-01956-1.

Reviewed by Mark Montesclaros (U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Gordon Satellite Campus) Published on H-War (November, 2016) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Photo Op

Author: 
Stephen Sheehi
Reviewer: 
Tina Barouti

Barouti on Sheehi, 'The Arab Imago: A Social History of Portrait Photography, 1860-1910'

Stephen Sheehi. The Arab Imago: A Social History of Portrait Photography, 1860-1910. Princeton University Press, 2016. pages cm. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-15132-8.

Reviewed by Tina Barouti (Boston University) Published on H-AMCA (January, 2017) Commissioned by Jessica Gerschultz

Author: 
David P. Colley
Reviewer: 
Mark Bernhardt

Bernhardt on Colley, 'Seeing the War: The Stories behind the Famous Photographs from World War II'

David P. Colley. Seeing the War: The Stories behind the Famous Photographs from World War II. Lebanon: ForeEdge, 2015. Illustrations. 192 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61168-726-2.

Reviewed by Mark Bernhardt (Jackson State University) Published on H-War (May, 2016) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Jonathan M. Reynolds
Reviewer: 
Francis Chia-Hui Lin

Lin on Reynolds, 'Allegories of Time and Space: Japanese Identity in Photography and Architecture'

Jonathan M. Reynolds. Allegories of Time and Space: Japanese Identity in Photography and Architecture. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2015. 352 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3924-6.

Reviewed by Francis Chia-Hui Lin (Taylor's University) Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2016) Commissioned by Sarah Mak

An Ethnographic Surrogate for Nationalism

Author: 
Cara A. Finnegan
Reviewer: 
Sally Webster

Webster on Finnegan, 'Making Photography Matter: A Viewer's History from the Civil War to the Great Depression'

Cara A. Finnegan. Making Photography Matter: A Viewer's History from the Civil War to the Great Depression. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. Illustrations. 256 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03926-3.

Reviewed by Sally Webster Published on H-SHGAPE (November, 2015) Commissioned by K. Stephen Prince

The Rhetoric of Photography

Author: 
Alexander Nemerov
Reviewer: 
Stephen Williams

Williams on Nemerov, 'Wartime Kiss: Visions of the Moment in the 1940s'

Alexander Nemerov. Wartime Kiss: Visions of the Moment in the 1940s. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013. Illustrations. 175 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-14578-5.

Reviewed by Stephen Williams Published on H-War (July, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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