The American Historical Review 129 (2024), 1

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The American Historical Review 129 (2024), 1

Washington DC [u.a.] 2024: Selbstverlag des Herausgebers



American Historical Review (AHR)
United States
American Historical Association (AHA), 400 A Street, S.E., Washington, D.C. 20003 (202-544-2422) American Historical Review Indiana University • 914 Atwater • Bloomington, Indiana USA 47401 Telephone: (812) 855-7609 • Fax: (812) 855-5827
Jakob Schneider, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin



Conversations with the Dead
Edward Muir


Migrating Concepts: The Transatlantic Origins of the Bracero Program, 1919–42
Julie M Weise, Christoph Rass

The “Evil Spectators?”: Opium and Empire’s Stakeholders in Twentieth-Century Southeast Asia
Diana Kim


Inside the History Lab
Mark Philip Bradley

Art as Historical Method

Contemporary Indigenous Art and History
Brenda J Child

Reindeer and the Venice Biennale
Brenda J Child

The Abiqueños and the Artist: Rethinking O’Keeffe
Patricia Marroquin Norby

Artist Interview with Virgil Ortiz
Matthew J Martinez

AHR History Lab

Digitized Newspapers and the Hidden Transformation of History
Heidi J S Tworek

Word Embedding Models and the Hybridity of Newspaper Genres
Avery Blankenship, Ryan Cordell

The Historian as Transnational Agent: On the Digitization of Sinophone Newspapers
Yushu Geng, Rachel Leow

Out of the Shadowlands: The Digitization of Early Indian Newspapers
Callie Wilkinson

More Than Keywords: Histories of Decolonization and Digitized Newspapers
Zoe LeBlanc

Archiving History in Real Time: Newspaper Collections at the Internet Archive
Brewster Kahle, Lila Bailey

#AHR Syllabus

Teaching Historiography: Testimony and the Study of the Holocaust
Agnieszka Aya Marczyk, Abby Reisman, Brenda Santos

History Unclassified

Chilling Affects: The Far Right Takes Aim at Black History
Woody Holton


Benjamin Quarles: He Showed the Way
Richard Blackett

An Early Practitioner of the “New” Social History
Hettie V Williams

Biographies of a Central European City
Celia Donert

William Sewell on Capitalism and Civic Equality
Clare Haru Crowston

The Problem with (Bio)diversity
David Sepkoski

Transnational Anti-Imperialism and the Left in the First Half of the Twentieth Century
Oleksa Drachewych

Authors in Conversation

Challenging American Hegemony
Melvyn P Leffler

A New Look at the Iraq War
Samuel Helfont



Upal Chakrabarti. Assembling the Local: Political Economy and Agrarian Governance in British India.
Arun Kumar

David Cheng Chang. The Hijacked War: The Story of Chinese POWs in the Korean War.
Catherine Churchman

Harriet Evans. Beijing from Below: Stories of Marginal Lives in the Capital’s Center.
Jie Li

David Fedman. Seeds of Control: Japan’s Empire of Forestry in Colonial Korea.
Nathan Hopson

Ian M. Miller. Fir and Empire: The Transformation of Forests in Early Modern China.
E Elena Songster

Timothy M. Yang. A Medicated Empire: The Pharmaceutical Industry and Modern Japan.
Susan L Burns


Jenifer L. Barclay. The Mark of Slavery: Disability, Race, and Gender in Antebellum America.
Evan Elizabeth Hart

Dillon J. Carroll. Invisible Wounds: Mental Illness and Civil War Soldiers.
Evan Kutzler

Mark Milton Chambers. Gray Gold: Lead Mining and its Impact on the Natural and Cultural Environment, 1700–1840.
Christopher Herbert

Robert T. Chase. We Are Not Slaves: State Violence, Coerced Labor, and Prisoners’ Rights in Postwar America.
Justin Randolph

Billy Coleman. Harnessing Harmony: Music, Power, and Politics in the United States, 1788–1865.
Laura Lohman

Aaron Donaghy. The Second Cold War: Carter, Reagan, and the Politics of Foreign Policy.
Michelle D Paranzino

Laura F. Edwards. Only the Clothes on Her Back: Clothing and the Hidden History of Power in the Nineteenth-Century United States.
Amy S Greenberg

Hannah Farber. Underwriters of the United States: How Insurance Shaped the American Founding.
Jacob Soll

Lorien Foote. Rites of Retaliation: Civilization, Soldiers, and Campaigns in the American Civil War.
Michael E Woods

Lance Greene. Their Determination to Remain: A Cherokee Community’s Resistance to the Trail of Tears in North Carolina.
Carolyn Ross Johnston

Kirsten Silva Gruesz. Cotton Mather’s Spanish Lessons: A Story of Language, Race, and Belonging in the Early Americas.
Adrian Finucane

Jonathan Todd Hancock. Convulsed States: Earthquakes, Prophecy, and the Remaking of Early America.
Shelby M Balik

Ricardo A. Herrera. Feeding Washington’s Army: Surviving the Valley Forge Winter of 1778.
Friederike Baer

James L. Hill. Creek Internationalism in an Age of Revolution, 1763–1818.
Robbie Ethridge

Karlos K. Hill and David Dodson. The Murder of Emmett Till: A Graphic History.
Elliott J Gorn

Moon-Ho Jung. Menace to Empire: Anticolonial Solidarities and the Transpacific Origins of the US Security State.
Sarah Steinbock-Pratt

J. Kēhaulani Kauanui. Paradoxes of Hawaiian Sovereignty: Land, Sex, and the Colonial Politics of State Nationalism.
Rose Stremlau

Henry Richard Maar II. Freeze!: The Grassroots Movement to Halt the Arms Race and End the Cold War.
Christian Philip Peterson

Benjamin Márquez. The Politics of Patronage: Lawyers, Philanthropy, and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund.
David A Badillo

Jerome McGann. Culture and Language at Crossed Purposes: The Unsettled Records of American Settlement.
Ian Saxine

Dane A. Morrison. Eastward of Good Hope: Early America in a Dangerous World.
Lawrence A Peskin

Robert F. Moss. The Lost Southern Chefs: A History of Commercial Dining in the Nineteenth-Century South.
Tanfer Emin Tunc

Marianne O. Nielsen and Barbara M. Heather. Finding Right Relations: Quakers, Native Americans, and Settler Colonialism.
Jean R Soderlund

Dael A. Norwood. Trading Freedom: How Trade with China Defined Early America.
Jonathan Eacott

William J. Novak. New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State.
Oliver Ayers

Kathryn Olivarius. Necropolis: Disease, Power, and Capitalism in the Cotton Kingdom.
Mikaëla M Adams

Michael A. Olivas. Perchance to DREAM: A Legal and Political History of the DREAM Act and DACA.
Jessica Lavariega Monforti

Kathryn S. Olmsted. The Newspaper Axis: Six Press Barons Who Enabled Hitler.
Katy Hull

Brendan J. J. Payne. Gin, Jesus, and Jim Crow: Prohibition and the Transformation of Racial and Religious Politics in the South.
Joseph L Locke

Juliana Hu Pegues. Space-Time Colonialism: Alaska’s Indigenous and Asian Entanglements.
S Scott Rohrer

Erik Reardon. Managing the River Commons: Fishing and New England’s Rural Economy.
Keith Pluymers

Martin Rizzo-Martinez. We Are Not Animals: Indigenous Politics of Survival, Rebellion, and Reconstitution in Nineteenth-Century California.
William J Bauer, Jr

Adam Rothman and Elsa Barraza Mendoza, eds. Facing Georgetown’s History: A Reader on Slavery, Memory, and Reconciliation.
Hilary Green

Thomas C. Rust. Watching over Yellowstone: The US Army’s Experience in America’s First National Park, 1886–1918.
Robert Wooster

John M. Sacher. Confederate Conscription and the Struggle for Southern Soldiers.
Chandra Manning

Jeannie N. Shinozuka. Biotic Borders: Transpacific Plant and Insect Migration and the Rise of Anti-Asian Racism in America, 1890–1950.
Julie Sze

Megan Smetzer. Painful Beauty: Tlingit Women, Beadwork, and the Art of Resilience.
Miranda Belarde-Lewis

Brandi Thompson Summers. Black in Place: The Spatial Aesthetics of Race in a Post-Chocolate City.
Lance Freeman

Jesse Tarbert. When Good Government Meant Big Government: The Quest to Expand Federal Power, 1913–1933.
Steven Conn

Carl J. Bon Tempo and Hasia R. Diner. Immigration: An American History.
Grace Peña Delgado

Felicity M. Turner. Proving Pregnancy: Gender, Law, and Medical Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century America.
Kimberly Hamlin

Nadine Weidman. Killer Instinct: The Popular Science of Human Nature in Twentieth-Century America.
Geoffrey C Bunn

Laurie A. Wilkie. Unburied Lives: The Historical Archaeology of Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Davis, Texas, 1869–1875.
Kevin Adams

Serena Zabin. The Boston Massacre: A Family History.
Robert J Allison

Jeremy Zallen. American Lucifers: The Dark History of Artificial Light, 1750–1865.
Brian James Leech


Shawn Michael Austin. Colonial Kinship: Guaraní, Spaniards, and Africans in Paraguay.
M Kittiya Lee

Margaret M. Power. Solidarity across the Americas: The Puerto Rican Nationalist Party and Anti-imperialism.
Marc Becker

Eric Van Young. A Life Together: Lucas Alamán and Mexico, 1792–1853.
Corinna Zeltsman

Natasha Varner. La Raza Cosmética: Beauty, Identity, and Settler Colonialism in Postrevolutionary Mexico.
Lisa Pinley Covert

Ezer Vierba. The Singer’s Needle: An Undisciplined History of Panamá.
Robert F Alegre


Peter Andreas. Killer High: A History of War in Six Drugs.
Rudi Matthee

Paula A. de la Cruz-Fernández. Gendered Capitalism: Sewing Machines and Multinational Business in Spain and Mexico, 1850–1940.
Alejandro Gómez del Moral

Hugh R. Slotten. Beyond Sputnik and the Space Race: The Origins of Global Satellite Communications.
Kendrick Oliver

Nicholas Mulder. The Economic Weapon: The Rise of Sanctions as a Tool of Modern War.
Quinn Slobodian


Micah Alpaugh. Friends of Freedom: The Rise of Social Movements in the Age of Atlantic Revolutions.
Marc H Lerner

Julia E. Ault. Saving Nature Under Socialism: Transnational Environmentalism in East Germany, 1968–1990.
Eli Rubin

Annette Becker. Messengers of Disaster: Raphael Lemkin, Jan Karski, and Twentieth-Century Genocides.
Rebekah Klein-Pejšová

Jay Bergman. The French Revolutionary Tradition in Russian and Soviet Politics, Political Thought, and Culture.
Adam Coker

John Christopoulos. Abortion in Early Modern Italy.
Bradford A Bouley

Rebecca Clifford. Survivors: Children’s Lives After the Holocaust.
Caroline Mezger

Marko Dumančić. Men Out of Focus: The Soviet Masculinity Crisis in the Long Sixties.
Lilya Kaganovsky

Lawrence Goldman. Victorians and Numbers: Statistics and Society in Nineteenth Century Britain.
Kathrin Levitan

Anthony Grafton. Inky Fingers: The Making of Books in Early Modern Europe.
James Raven

Samuel Clowes Huneke. States of Liberation: Gay Men between Dictatorship and Democracy in Cold War Germany.
Michael O’Sullivan

Jan Rybak. Everyday Zionism in East Central Europe: Nation-Building in War and Revolution, 1914–1920.
Annemarie Sammartino

Kira Thurman. Singing Like Germans: Black Musicians in the Land of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms.
Raffael Scheck


D. L. d’Avray. Papal Jurisprudence, 385–1234: Social Origins and Medieval Reception of Canon Law.
Julia Barrow

Justine Firnhaber-Baker. The Jacquerie of 1358: A French Peasants’ Revolt.
Ionuț Epurescu-Pascovici

Caroline Goodson. Cultivating the City in Early Medieval Italy.
Benjamin Graham

Stephen Gordon. Supernatural Encounters: Demons and the Restless Dead in Medieval England, C. 1050–1540.
Kenneth Rooney

Janine Larmon Peterson. Suspect Saints and Holy Heretics: Disputed Sanctity and Communal Identity in Late Medieval Italy.
Donald S Prudlo

Vinciane Pirenne-Delforge and Gabriella Pironti. The Hera of Zeus: Intimate Enemy, Ultimate Spouse.
Robert Parker


William Boelhower. Atlantic Studies: Prospects and Challenges.
Noel E Smyth

Gesa Mackenthun and Christsen Mucher, eds. Decolonizing “Prehistory”: Deep Time and Indigenous Knowledges in North America.
Stephen W Silliman


Joelle M. Abi-Rached. ʿAṣfūriyyeh: A History of Madness, Modernity, and War in the Middle East.
Beverly Tsacoyianis

Hussam R. Ahmed. The Last Nahdawi: Taha Hussein and Institution Building in Egypt.
Nancy Y Reynolds

Kathryn Babayan. The City As Anthology: Eroticism and Urbanity in Early Modern Isfahan.
Deniz Çalış Kural

Matthew H. Ellis. Desert Borderland: The Making of Modern Egypt and Libya.
Berny Sèbe

Bernard Hamilton and Andrew Jotischky. Latin and Greek Monasticism in the Crusader States.
Andrew D Buck

Amy Aisen Kallander. Tunisia’s Modern Woman: Nation-Building and State Feminism in the Global 1960s.
Claire Oueslati-Porter, PhD


Mauro Nobili. Sultan, Caliph, and the Renewer of the Faith: Aḥmad Lobbo, the Tārīkh al-fattāsh and the Making of an Islamic State in West Africa.
Jeremy Dell

Terje Østebø. Islam, Ethnicity, and Conflict in Ethiopia: The Bale Insurgency, 1963–1970.
Hannah Whittaker

Hugo ka Canham. Riotous Deathscapes.
Casey Golomski

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