The Historian articles

Volume 76 (3)

Opera and the City: The Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770–1900. By Andrea S. Goldman. (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2012. Pp. xv, 365. $55.00.)
John Kong-cheong Leung, vol. 76 (3): 610-611
The Aga Khan Case: Religion and Identity in Colonial India. By Teena Purohit. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012. Pp. xiv, 183. $45.00.)
Charles Borges, vol. 76 (3): 611-613
Sui-Tang China and Its Turko-Mongol Neighbors: Culture, Power, and Connections, 580–800. By Jonathan Karam Skaff. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xix, 400. $85.00.)
Ruth Dunnell, vol. 76 (3): 613-614
Courtly Encounters: Translating Courtliness and Violence in Early Modern Eurasia. By Sanjay Subrahmanyam. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012. Pp. xvi, 312. $29.95.)
Jeroen Duindam, vol. 76 (3): 614-616
Bhutto and the Breakup of Pakistan. By Mohammed Yunus. (Karachi, Pakistan: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. 148. $20.00.)
Manu Bhagavan, vol. 76 (3): 616-617
An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature. By John Aberth. (Abingdon, England: Routledge, 2013. Pp. xvi, 326. $39.95.)
Paolo Squatriti, vol. 76 (3): 617-618
Negotiating the Landscape: Environment and Monastic Identity in the Medieval Ardennes. By Ellen F. Arnold. (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013. Pp. 301. $65.00.)
John France, vol. 76 (3): 619-620
The Crusader States. By Malcolm Barber. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xviii, 476. $40.00.)
Mary Alberi, vol. 76 (3): 620-621
Free at Last!: The Impact of Freed Slaves on the Roman Empire. Edited by Sinclair Bell and Teresa Ramsby. (London, England: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. Pp. xii, 212. $130.00.)
Jesper Carlsen, vol. 76 (3): 621-622
The Complete Roman Legions. By Nigel Pollard and Joanne Berry. (New York, NY: Thames and Hudson, 2012. Pp. 240. $39.95.)
Lee L. Brice, vol. 76 (3): 622-623
The One Thomas More. By Travis Curtright. (Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2012. Pp. xi, 231. $64.95.)
Seymour Baker House, vol. 76 (3): 624-625
Family, Culture and Society in the Diary of Constantijn Huygens Jr, Secretary to Stadholder-King William of Orange. By Rudolf Dekker. (Leiden, the Netherlands: Brill, 2013. Pp. ix, 195. $136.00.)
Kees Boterbloem, vol. 76 (3): 625-626
Vital Matters: Eighteenth-Century Views of Conception, Life, and Death. Edited by Helen Deutsch and Mary Terrall. (Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 2012. Pp. viii, 333. $70.00.)
James Stacey Taylor, vol. 76 (3): 626-627
Alexander I: The Tsar Who Defeated Napoleon. By Marie-Pierre Rey. Translated by Susan Emanuel. (DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press, 2012. Pp. xiv, 439. $39.95.)
Barbara C. Allen, vol. 76 (3): 628-629
The Distin Legacy: The Rise of the Brass Band in 19th-Century Britain. By Ray Farr. (Newcastle upon Tyne, England: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013. Pp. x, 463. $92.99.)
Stephen L. Rhodes, vol. 76 (3): 629-630
Hitler's Berlin: Abused City. By Thomas Friedrich. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xiii, 482. $50.00.)
Douglas T. McGetchin, vol. 76 (3): 630-631
Poverty and Sickness in Modern Europe: Narratives of the Sick Poor, 1780–1938. Edited by Andreas Gestrich, Elizabeth Hurren, and Steven King. (New York, NY: Continuum, 2012. Pp. v, 278. $34.95.)
Fred R. Hartesveldt, vol. 76 (3): 631-633
A Short History of the Wars of the Roses. By David Grummitt. (London, England: I. B. Tauris, 2013. Pp. xli, 212. $82.00.)
Marcella Biro Barton, vol. 76 (3): 633-634
Brave Community: The Digger Movement in the English Revolution. By John Gurney. (Manchester, England: Manchester University Press, 2007. Pp. xiii, 346. $30.95.)
Tom Webster, vol. 76 (3): 634-635
The Rise of Alchemy in Fourteenth-Century England: Plantagenet Kings and the Search for the Philosopher's Stone. By Jonathan Hughes. (London, England: Continuum, 2012. Pp. xv, 279. $34.95.)
P. G. Maxwell-Stuart, vol. 76 (3): 635-636
Invisible Men: The Secret Lives of Police Constables in Liverpool, Manchester, and Birmingham, 1900–1939. By Joanne Klein. (Liverpool, England: Liverpool University Press, 2010. Pp. viii, 334. $34.95.)
Francis Dodsworth, vol. 76 (3): 637-638
Making Ireland English: The Irish Aristocracy in the Seventeenth Century. By Jane Ohlmeyer. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xxii, 668. $65.00.)
Hiram Morgan, vol. 76 (3): 638-639
Johnson and Boswell: A Biography of Friendship. By John B. Radner. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xii, 415. $45.00.)
Thomas F. Bonnell, vol. 76 (3): 639-641
The Aesthetics of Hate: Far Right Intellectuals, Antisemitism, and Gender in 1930s France. By Sandrine Sanos. (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 369. $65.00.)
Paul Cohen, vol. 76 (3): 641-642
The Pharaoh: Life at Court and on Campaign. By Garry J. Shaw. (New York, NY: Thames & Hudson, 2012. Pp. 224. $39.95.)
Gerald E. Kadish, vol. 76 (3): 642-643
Becoming Austrians: Jews and Culture between the World Wars. By Lisa Silverman. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xi, 334. $55.00.)
Michael Berkowitz, vol. 76 (3): 643-644
The Americanization of France: Searching for Happiness after the Algerian War. By Barnett Singer. (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2013. Pp. viii, 281. $65.00.)
John C. Cairns, vol. 76 (3): 645-646
The Great Charles Dickens Scandal. By Michael Slater. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xii, 215. $30.00.)
John R. Reed, vol. 76 (3): 646-647
Habsburg Communication in the Dutch Revolt. By Monica Stensland. (Amsterdam, Netherlands: Amsterdam University Press, 2012. Pp. 236. $45.00.)
Andrew Pettegree, vol. 76 (3): 647-648
Thomas Aquinas: A Portrait. By Denys Turner. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2013. Pp. xi, 300. $28.00.)
Glenn W. Olsen, vol. 76 (3): 649-650
How Ancient Europeans Saw the World: Vision, Patterns, and the Shaping of the Mind in Prehistoric Times. By Peter S. Wells. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012. Pp. xv, 285. $35.00.)
Sarunas Milisauskas, vol. 76 (3): 650-651
Environment, Society and Landscape in Early Medieval England: Time and Topography. By Tom Williamson. (Woodbridge, England: Boydell Press, 2013. Pp. viii, 270. $80.00.)
Ellen Arnold, vol. 76 (3): 651-653
Hitler. By A. N. Wilson. (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2012. Pp. 224. $24.99.)
Nancy E. Rupprecht, vol. 76 (3): 653-655
Pope and Devil: The Vatican's Archives and the Third Reich. By Hubert Wolf. (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2010. Pp. 336. $19.95.)
Adam Claasen, vol. 76 (3): 655-656
Paolina's Innocence: Child Abuse in Casanova's Venice. By Larry Wolff. (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2012. Pp. x, 325. $29.95.)
Moira J. Maguire, vol. 76 (3): 657-658
Mary Wollstonecraft. Edited by Jane Moore. (Farnham, England: Ashgate, 2012. Pp. xiii, 586. $325.00.)
Melinda S. Zook, vol. 76 (3): 658-659
Sasha and Emma: The Anarchist Odyssey of Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman. By Paul Avrich and Karen Avrich. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012. Pp. 490. $35.00.)
Kathy E. Ferguson, vol. 76 (3): 659-660
The Making of the First World War. By Ian F. W. Beckett. (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xii, 263. $28.50.)
Roger Chickering, vol. 76 (3): 661-662
Newton and the Origin of Civilization. By Jed Z. Buchwald and Mordechai Feingold. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012. Pp. xvi, 528. $49.50.)
Paul Greenham, vol. 76 (3): 662-663
Six Months in 1945: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman—from World War to Cold War. By Michael Dobbs. (New York, NY: Knopf, 2012. Pp. xvi, 418. $28.95.)
Russel Lemmons, vol. 76 (3): 663-665