Book Reviews

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The Zookeepers’ War: An Incredible True Story from the Cold War

J.W. Mohnhaupt. Translated by Shelley Frisch. Simon & Schuster, 2019. 272 pages. $26.00.

Kingdom of Nauvoo: The Rise and Fall of a Religious Empire on the American Frontier

Benjamin E. Park. Liveright, 2020. 324 pages. $28.95.

Light of the Stars: Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth

Adam Frank. W. W. Norton & Co, 2018. 262 pages. $26.95.

The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America

Sarah E. Igo. Harvard University Press, 2018. 555 pages. $35.00.

Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry

Imani Perry. Beacon Press, 2018. 237 pages. $26.95.

Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World’s Greatest Nuclear Disaster

Adam Higginbotham. Simon & Schuster, 2019. 538 pages. $29.95.

The Book of Collateral Damage

Sinan Antoon. Translated from the Arabic by Jonathan Wright. Yale University Press, 2019. 312 pages. $24.00.

Touch the Stars

Noreen Grice. National Braille Press, 2019. 67 pages. $35.00.

Roger Fry and Italian Art

Caroline Elam. Ad Ilissum: Paul Halburton Publishing in association with The Burlington Magazine, 2019. 442 pages. $140.00.

Gordon Bunshaft and SOM: Building Corporate Modernism

Nicholas Adams. Yale University Press, 2019. 288 pages. $65.00.

Gothic Sculpture

Paul Binski. Paul Mellon Centre for British Art and Yale University Press, 2019. 287 pages. $55.00.

How To Think About God: An Ancient Guide for Believers and Nonbelievers

Marcus Tullius Cicero. Selected, translated, and introduced by Philip Freeman. Princeton University Press, 2019. 151 pages. $16.95.