H-Net & IHR reviews posted to the web in May 2021

Reviewed for H-War by Andy Forney
Fradera, Josep Maria. _Imperial Nation: Ruling Citizens and
Subjects in the British, French, Spanish, and American Empires_.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. 399 pp. $31.00,
ISBN 978-0-691-16745-9.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=55315

Reviewed for Jhistory by Philip Glende
Stamm, Michael. _Dead Tree Media: Manufacturing the Newspaper in
Twentieth-Century North America_. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
University Press, 2018. 376 pp. $49.95, ISBN 978-1-4214-2605-1.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56110

Reviewed for H-Early-America by Laura McCoy
Alexandra J. Finley. _Intimate Economy: Enslaved Women, Work, and
America’s Domestic Slave Trade, An_. Chapel Hill: University of
North Carolina, 2020. 200 pp. $22.95, ISBN 978-1-4696-6135-3.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56520

Reviewed for H-Nationalism by Pearl J. Young
Brodrecht, Grant R.. _Our Country: Northern Evangelicals and the
Union during the Civil War Era_. New York: Fordham University
Press, 2018. 278 pp. $40.00, ISBN 978-0-8232-7991-3.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56222

Reviewed for H-Kentucky by Andrea S. Watkins
Goan, Melanie Beals. _Simple Justice: Kentucky Women Fight for
the Vote, A_. Lexington, Kentucky: University Press of Kentucky,
2020. 296 pp. $32.95, ISBN 978-0-8131-8017-5.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56505

Reviewed for H-Environment by Brittani Alberto
Putman, John C.. _Boosting a New West: Pacific Coast Expositions,
1905-1916_. Pullman: Washington State University Press, 2020.
Illustrations. 306 pp. $34.95, ISBN 978-0-87422-381-1.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56101

Reviewed for H-War by Tristan Krause
Bontrager, Shannon. _Death at the Edges of Empire: Fallen
Soldiers, Cultural Memory, and the Making of an American Nation,
1863-1921_. Studies in War, Society, and the Military Series.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2020. Illustrations. 432
pp. $60.00, ISBN 978-1-4962-1907-7.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56002
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Reviewed by Robert T. Jones
US Army Cyber School (Fort Gordon, Georgia)
http://www.cercles.com/review/r88/Bontrager.html

Reviewed for H-FedHist by Susan M. Hartmann
Goodman, Adam. _Deportation Machine: America’s Long History of
Expelling Immigrants, The_. Politics and Society in Modern
America Series. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2020.
Illustrations. 352 pp. $29.95, ISBN 978-0-691-18215-5.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56182

Reviewed for H-Disability by Daniel J. Wilson
Doroshow, Deborah Blythe. _Emotionally Disturbed: A History of
Caring for America’s Troubled Children_. Chicago: University of
Chicago Press, 2019. ix + 335 pp. $45.00, ISBN 978-0-226-62143-
2.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=56403

Reviewed for Jhistory by Caryn E. Neumann
Campbell, Eddie. _Goat Getters: Jack Johnson, the Fight of the
Century, and How a Bunch of Raucous Cartoonists Reinvented Comics,
The_. Studies in Comics and Cartoons Series. Columbus: IDW
Publishing, 2018. Illustrations. 320 pp. $49.99, ISBN 978-1-
68405-138-0.
Review – http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=54257

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