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Sat, Apr 29, 2017
Author: Kerstin Fisk, Jennifer M. Ramos, ed.Reviewer: Adrian LewisKerstin Fisk, Jennifer M. Ramos, ed. Preventive Force: Drones, Targeted Killing, and the Transformation of Contemporary Warfare. New York: New York University Press, 2016. 368 pp. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-5753-1; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4798-5765-4. Reviewed by Adrian Lewis (The University of Kansas)Published on H-Diplo (April, 2017)Commissioned by Seth Offenbach [...]
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Sat, Apr 29, 2017
Author: Tanya StorchReviewer: Antonello PalumboTanya Storch. The History of Chinese Buddhist Bibliography: Censorship and Transformation of the Tripitaka. Amherst: Cambria Press, 2014. 266 pp. $109.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60497-877-3. Reviewed by Antonello Palumbo (SOAS, University of London)Published on H-Buddhism (April, 2017)Commissioned by Gregory A. Scott [...]
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Sat, Apr 29, 2017
Author: Sumit GangulyReviewer: Malcolm M. CraigSumit Ganguly. Deadly Impasse: Indo-Pakistani Relations at the Dawn of a New Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xi + 176 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-76361-5; $26.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-12568-0. Reviewed by Malcolm M. Craig (University of Edinburgh)Published on H-Asia (April, 2017)Commissioned by Sumit Guha [...]
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Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Author: Mohammed Gharipour, ed.Reviewer: Nancy Demerdash-FatemiMohammed Gharipour, ed. Sacred Precincts: The Religious Architecture of Non-Muslim Communities across the Islamic World. Leiden: Brill, 2015. xxxviii + 542 pp. $254.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-27906-3. Reviewed by Nancy Demerdash-Fatemi (Princeton University)Published on H-AMCA (April, 2017)Commissioned by Jessica Gerschultz [...]
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Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Author: Darren Frederick SpeeceReviewer: Erik LoomisDarren Frederick Speece. Defending Giants: The Redwood Wars and the Transformation of American Environmental Politics. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2016. 384 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99951-7. Reviewed by Erik Loomis (University of Rhode Island)Published on H-Environment (April, 2017)Commissioned by David T. Benac [...]
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Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Author: Quentin R. SkrabecReviewer: Bart ElmoreQuentin R. Skrabec. Aluminum in America: A History. Jefferson: McFarland, 2016. viii + 244 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9955-7. Reviewed by Bart Elmore (Ohio State University)Published on H-Environment (April, 2017)Commissioned by David T. Benac [...]
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Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Author: Sara N. HottingerReviewer: Andrew FissSara N. Hottinger. Inventing the Mathematician: Gender, Race, and Our Cultural Understanding of Mathematics. Albany: SUNY, 2016. 205 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6009-3. Reviewed by Andrew Fiss (Michigan Technological University)Published on H-PhysicalSciences (April, 2017)Commissioned by Daniel Liu [...]
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Wed, Apr 26, 2017
Author: Tiago SaraivaReviewer: Jeffrey LewisTiago Saraiva. Fascist Pigs: Technoscientific Organisms and the History of Fascism. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2016. 344 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-262-03503-3. Reviewed by Jeffrey Lewis (Ohio State University)Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (April, 2017)Commissioned by Sean Seyer [...]
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