Author: 
Leslie Anne Hadfield
Reviewer: 
Chau J. Kelly

Kelly on Hadfield, 'A Bold Profession: African Nurses in Rural Apartheid South Africa'

Leslie Anne Hadfield. A Bold Profession: African Nurses in Rural Apartheid South Africa. Women in Africa and the Diaspora Series. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2021. 304 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-33120-7.

Reviewed by Chau J. Kelly (University of North Florida) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (December, 2022) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

Author: 
Robert R. Edgar
Reviewer: 
Holly Y. McGee

McGee on Edgar, 'Josie Mpama/Palmer: Get Up and Get Moving (Ohio Short Histories of Africa)'

Robert R. Edgar. Josie Mpama/Palmer: Get Up and Get Moving (Ohio Short Histories of Africa). Athens: Ohio University Press, 2020. 223 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-2410-0.

Reviewed by Holly Y. McGee (University of Cincinnati) Published on H-Africa (August, 2022) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Author: 
Alan Kirkaldy
Reviewer: 
Tom Lodge

Lodge on Kirkaldy, 'Everyday Communists in South Africa’s Liberation Struggle: The Lives of Ivan and Lesley Schermbrucker'

Alan Kirkaldy. Everyday Communists in South Africa’s Liberation Struggle: The Lives of Ivan and Lesley Schermbrucker. Palgrave Studies in the History of Social Movements Series. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2022. 404 pp. n.p. (e-book), ISBN 978-3-030-83921-5; $139.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-030-83920-8; $39.99 (paper), ISBN 978-3-030-83922-2.

Reviewed by Tom Lodge (University of Limerick) Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2022) Commissioned by Janeke D. Thumbran

Author: 
Leslie Anne Hadfield
Reviewer: 
Matt Heaton

Heaton on Hadfield, 'A Bold Profession: African Nurses in Rural Apartheid South Africa'

Leslie Anne Hadfield. A Bold Profession: African Nurses in Rural Apartheid South Africa. Women in Africa and the Diaspora Series. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2021. 304 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-33120-7.

Reviewed by Matt Heaton (Virginia Tech) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Melissa Diane Armstrong
Reviewer: 
Leslie A. Hadfield

Hadfield on Armstrong, 'An Ambulance on Safari: The ANC and the Making of a Health Department in Exile'

Melissa Diane Armstrong. An Ambulance on Safari: The ANC and the Making of a Health Department in Exile. Associated Medical Services Studies in the History of Medicine, Health, and Society Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. 344 pp. $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00330-4

Author: 
LaNitra M. Berger
Reviewer: 
Diana Wylie

Wylie on Berger, 'Irma Stern and the Racial Paradox of South African Modern Art'

LaNitra M. Berger. Irma Stern and the Racial Paradox of South African Modern Art. London: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020. 192 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-18749-8.

Reviewed by Diana Wylie (Boston University) Published on H-Africa (May, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=56527

Author: 
Britta Rutert
Reviewer: 
Gregory H. Maddox

Maddox on Rutert, 'Contested Properties: Peoples, Plants, and Politics in Post-Apartheid South Africa'

Britta Rutert. Contested Properties: Peoples, Plants, and Politics in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Culture and Social Practice Series. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2020. 300 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-4794-5.

Reviewed by Gregory H. Maddox (Texas Southern University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Francis Musoni
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Linzy

Linzy on Musoni, 'Border Jumping and Migration Control in Southern Africa'

Francis Musoni. Border Jumping and Migration Control in Southern Africa. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2020. 218 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-04715-1; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-04714-4.

Reviewed by Benjamin Linzy (Marquette University) Published on H-Africa (July, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Robert J. Gordon
Reviewer: 
Harri Englund

Englund on Gordon, 'The Enigma of Max Gluckman: The Ethnographic Life of a "Luckyman" in Africa'

Robert J. Gordon. The Enigma of Max Gluckman: The Ethnographic Life of a "Luckyman" in Africa. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. 522 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9083-9.

Reviewed by Harri Englund (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Africa (October, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

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