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Author: 
Dawn Chatty
Reviewer: 
Sarah Parkinson

Parkinson on Chatty, 'Syria: The Making and Unmaking of a Refuge State'

Dawn Chatty. Syria: The Making and Unmaking of a Refuge State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. x + 289 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-087606-7.

Reviewed by Sarah Parkinson (Johns Hopkins University) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Anthony Celso, Robert Nalbandov, eds.
Reviewer: 
Paul Ludi

Ludi on Celso and Nalbandov, 'The Crisis of the African State: Globalization, Tribalism, and Jihadism in the Twenty-first Century'

Anthony Celso, Robert Nalbandov, eds. The Crisis of the African State: Globalization, Tribalism, and Jihadism in the Twenty-first Century. Quantico: Marine Corps University Press, 2016. Illustrations, maps. 250 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5425-5109-0.

Reviewed by Paul Ludi (Miami University of Ohio) Published on H-Africa (January, 2019) Commissioned by Dawne Y. Curry (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Author: 
Wim Klooster, Gert Oostindie
Reviewer: 
Timo McGregor

McGregor on Klooster and Oostindie, 'Realm between Empires: The Second Dutch Atlantic, 1680-1815'

Wim Klooster, Gert Oostindie. Realm between Empires: The Second Dutch Atlantic, 1680-1815. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 348 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0526-7.

Reviewed by Timo McGregor (New York University) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Bertil Lintner
Reviewer: 
David Buck

Buck on Lintner, 'China's India War: Collision Course on the Roof of the World'

Bertil Lintner. China's India War: Collision Course on the Roof of the World. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2018. xxviii + 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-947555-1.

Reviewed by David Buck (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Srinath Raghavan
Reviewer: 
Arjun Subramaniam

Subramaniam on Raghavan, 'Fierce Enigmas: A History of the United States in South Asia'

Srinath Raghavan. Fierce Enigmas: A History of the United States in South Asia. New York: Basic Books, 2018. 496 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-03019-4.

Reviewed by Arjun Subramaniam (Tufts University) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Joe Burton
Reviewer: 
Susan Colbourn

Colbourn on Burton, 'NATO's Durability in a Post-Cold War World'

Joe Burton. NATO's Durability in a Post-Cold War World. New York: SUNY Press, 2018. 294 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6873-0.

Reviewed by Susan Colbourn (Yale University) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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Author: 
Gonzalo M. Quintero Saravia
Reviewer: 
Michael R. Hall

Hall on Quintero Saravia, 'Bernardo de Gálvez: Spanish Hero of the American Revolution'

Gonzalo M. Quintero Saravia. Bernardo de Gálvez: Spanish Hero of the American Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 616 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4079-2.

Reviewed by Michael R. Hall (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Linda Hervieux
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey Jensen

Jensen on Hervieux, 'Forgotten: The Untold Story of D-Day's Black Heroes, at Home and at War'

Linda Hervieux. Forgotten: The Untold Story of D-Day's Black Heroes, at Home and at War. New York: Harper Collins, 2016. 368 pp. $16.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-06-231380-5.

Reviewed by Geoffrey Jensen (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, College of Security and Intelligence Studies) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Ward Keeler
Reviewer: 
Patrick McCormick

McCormick on Keeler, 'The Traffic in Hierarchy: Masculinity and Its Others in Buddhist Burma'

Ward Keeler. The Traffic in Hierarchy: Masculinity and Its Others in Buddhist Burma. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2017. 350 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-6594-8.

Reviewed by Patrick McCormick (Center for Southeast Asian Studies University of Kyoto and seajunction.org ) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Bradley C. Davis (Eastern Connecticut State University)

Author: 
Elizabeth Groeneveld
Reviewer: 
Donna Harrington-Lueker

Harrington-Lueker on Groeneveld, 'Making Feminist Media: Third-Wave Magazines on the Cusp of the Digital Age'

Elizabeth Groeneveld. Making Feminist Media: Third-Wave Magazines on the Cusp of the Digital Age. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2015. 250 pp. $36.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-77112-120-0.

Reviewed by Donna Harrington-Lueker (Salve Regina University) Published on Jhistory (December, 2018) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Author: 
Rachel A. May, Alejandro Schneider, Roberto González Arana
Reviewer: 
Aaron Coy Moulton

Moulton on May and Schneider and González Arana, 'Caribbean Revolutions: Cold War Armed Movements'

Rachel A. May, Alejandro Schneider, Roberto González Arana. Caribbean Revolutions: Cold War Armed Movements. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 174 pp. $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-44090-5.

Reviewed by Aaron Coy Moulton (Stephen F. Austin State University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Mischa Honeck
Reviewer: 
Mark Sachleben

Sachleben on Honeck, 'Our Frontier Is the World: The Boy Scouts in the Age of American Ascendancy'

Mischa Honeck. Our Frontier Is the World: The Boy Scouts in the Age of American Ascendancy. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 392 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1618-8.

Reviewed by Mark Sachleben (Shippensburg University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
David Phillips
Reviewer: 
Oana Godeanu-Kenworthy

Godeanu-Kenworthy on Phillips, 'Educating the Germans: People and Policy in the British Zone of Germany, 1945-1949'

David Phillips. Educating the Germans: People and Policy in the British Zone of Germany, 1945-1949. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. Illustrations. 392 pp. $128.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4725-0955-0.

Reviewed by Oana Godeanu-Kenworthy (Miami University, Ohio) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Lucien J. Frary
Reviewer: 
Denis Vovchenko

Vovchenko on Frary, 'Russia and the Making of Modern Greek Identity, 1821-1844'

Lucien J. Frary. Russia and the Making of Modern Greek Identity, 1821-1844. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. xii + 296 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873377-5.

Reviewed by Denis Vovchenko (Northeastern State University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
William Thomas Johnsen
Reviewer: 
Kevin Braam

Braam on Johnsen, 'The Origins of the Grand Alliance: Anglo-American Military Collaboration from the Panay Incident to Pearl Harbor'

William Thomas Johnsen. The Origins of the Grand Alliance: Anglo-American Military Collaboration from the Panay Incident to Pearl Harbor. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2016. 438 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-6833-3.

Reviewed by Kevin Braam (United States Army, Joint Base Lewis-McChord) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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