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Reviewed for H-War by Tracy Barnett
   Masur, Kate; Downs, Gregory P., eds..  _World the Civil War Made,
   The_.  The Steven and Janice Brose Lectures in the Civil War Era

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Re: Typing the letter z with two dots underneath

Dear Dr Chatterjee,

You might try StackExchange:

https://stackexchange.com/

Sometimes the people on the TeX and LaTeX forums there know the answers to such questions. Even if you are not using LaTex, they will probably be able to tell you the Unicode identifier. You could of course also look on the Unicode site:

https://www.unicode.org/

Best wishes,

Ian Astley

Position, Director, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore

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National University of Singapore
Director, Asia Research Institute

The National University of Singapore (NUS) invites applications for the position of Director, Asia Research Institute (ARI).The Director will have the academic standing for appointment at the rank of professor in a faculty or school within the University. The division of the incumbent’s appointment between the Faculty/School and the Institute is subject to negotiation.

Position, Visiting Assistant Professor of Asian History, The College of Saint Rose

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The College of Saint Rose
Visiting Assistant Professor of Asian History

The College of Saint Rose invites applications and nominations for a Visiting Assistant Professor of History in Asian History, beginning August 2018. This is a one-year appointment, beginning in August 2018 and continuing through May 2019.

Author: 
Peter Crooks, Timothy Parsons, eds.
Reviewer: 
Prachi Deshpande

Deshpande on Crooks and Parsons, 'Empires and Bureaucracy in World History: From Late Antiquity to the Twentieth Century'

Peter Crooks, Timothy Parsons, eds. Empires and Bureaucracy in World History: From Late Antiquity to the Twentieth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 496 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-61728-1.

Reviewed by Prachi Deshpande (CSSSC Kolkata) Published on H-Asia (May, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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Author: 
Peter Crooks, Timothy Parsons, eds.
Reviewer: 
Prachi Deshpande

Deshpande on Crooks and Parsons, 'Empires and Bureaucracy in World History: From Late Antiquity to the Twentieth Century'

Peter Crooks, Timothy Parsons, eds. Empires and Bureaucracy in World History: From Late Antiquity to the Twentieth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 496 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-61728-1.

Reviewed by Prachi Deshpande (CSSSC Kolkata) Published on H-Asia (May, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Diana Lary
Reviewer: 
James Hudson

Hudson on Lary, 'China's Civil War: A Social History, 1945-1949'

Diana Lary. China's Civil War: A Social History, 1945-1949. New Approaches to Asian History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xii + 283 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-67826-2; $88.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-05467-7.

Reviewed by James Hudson (University of Tennessee) Published on H-Asia (April, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Mandy Sadan, ed.
Reviewer: 
Richard Duckett

Duckett on Sadan, 'War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar: The Kachin Ceasefire, 1994-2011'

Mandy Sadan, ed. War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar: The Kachin Ceasefire, 1994-2011. Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2016. xxii + 517 pp. $38.00 (paper), ISBN 978-87-7694-189-5.

Reviewed by Richard Duckett (Reading College) Published on H-Asia (April, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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H-Net reviews posted to the web 14 May 2018 - 21 May 2018

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   The_.  The Steven and Janice Brose Lectures in the Civil War Era

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