Reviews of Pink Sari Revolution: A Tale of Women and Power in India, The Roar of the Lion: The Untold Story of Churchill’s World War II Speeches, and Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East, plus a full list of Social Sciences titles from the June 15 issue.
Reviews of Yokohama Yankee: My Family’s Five Generations as Outsiders in Japan; The Child Catchers: Rescue, Trafficking, and the New Gospel of Adoption; and A Call to Arms: Mobilizing America for World War II, plus a full list of Social Sciences titles from the June 1 issue.
Reviews of The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime and Inconvenient People: Lunacy, Liberty, and the Mad-Doctors in Victorian England.
Reviews of The Woman Before Wallis, Paying for the Party, and Prisoners of the White House, plus a full list of Social Sciences titles from the May 15 issue.
Reviews of Lily Koppel’s The Astronaut Wives Club, Nancy Stout’s One Day in December, Robin Nagle’s Picking Up, and other Social Sciences titles from the May 1 issue.
Reviews of The Road Out: A Teacher’s Odyssey in Poor America, Frozen in Time, and A Death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel, and other Social Sciences titles from the Apr. 15 issue.
Reviews of titles related to the Enlightenment include The Dark Side of the Enlightenment: Wizards, Alchemists, and Spiritual Seekers in the Age of Reason and The Enlightenment: And Why It Still Matters.