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Latest Announcements

REMINDER: Hobbes Studies Essay Competition

Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History, Philosophy, Political Science

Reminder that the Hobbes Studies Essay Competition ends 30 June 2016. Please find complete details below. You can also find our recent issue here:

Hobbes Studies Essay Competition 2016

2016 Radomir Luza Prize

July 31, 2016
United States
Subject Fields: 
Modern European History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

The American Friends of the Documentation Center of Austrian Resistance/Vienna, supported by Center Austria: The Marshall Plan Center for European Studies at the University of New Orleans, are pleased to announce the Fourth annual Radomir Luža Prize for an outstanding work in the field of Austrian and/or Czechoslovak World War II studies, particularly in the fields of diplomatic history, resistance and war studies.  This prize carries a cash award of $500.00 and seeks to encourage research in the above mentioned fields focusing on the time period between the Anschluss and Munich Agreement (

H-Net reviews posted to the web 23 May 2016 - 30 May 2016

Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between 23 May 2016 and 30 May 2016.

Reviewed for H-War by Liz Throop
   McKibben, Carol Lynn.  _Racial Beachhead: Diversity and Democracy in a Military Town_.  Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012. xii + 334 pp.  $80.00, ISBN 978-0-8047-7698-1.

Reviewed for H-USA by Daniel P. Strieff