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ANN: E-dossier of Six Nations appeals to the League of Nations, 1922-31

In the 1920s, the Six Nations (Haudenosaunee or Iroquois) Confederacy appealed to the League of Nations for assistance against an invasion by Canada. Today we publish an e-dossier of documents on the appeal from League, Canadian & Six Nations sources. It is available at http://historybeyondborders.ca/?p=189

H-Diplo Essay 241- Louise P. Woodroofe on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 241

Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars
4 June 2020

Entering the Profession at the End of the Cold War

https://hdiplo.org/to/E241
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Review Essay 240 on Andersson. The Future of the World: Futurology, Futurists, and the Struggle for the Post-Cold War Imaginatio

H-Diplo Review Essay 240

4 June 2020

Jenny Andersson.  The Future of the World: Futurology, Futurists, and the Struggle for the Post-Cold War Imagination.  Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2018.  ISBN:  9780198814337 (hardcover, $78.00).

https://hdiplo.org/to/E240
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Seth Offenbach | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Review Essay 239 on From Quills to Tweets: How America Communicates about War and Revolution

H-Diplo Review Essay 239

3 June 2020

Andrea J. Dew, Marc A. Genest, and S.C.M. Paine, eds.  From Quills to Tweets:  How America Communicates about War and Revolution.  Washington, D.C.:  Georgetown University Press, 2019.  ISBN:  9781626167117 (hardcover, $110.95); 9781626167124 (paperback, $36.95).

https://hdiplo.org/to/E239
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Seth Offenbach | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Article Review 955 on Autiello. “Taming the Wild Dragon: John F. Kennedy and the Republic of China, 1961–63.”

H-Diplo Article Review 955
2 June 2020

Nicholas Anthony Autiello.  “Taming the Wild Dragon: John F. Kennedy and the Republic of China, 1961–63.”  Cold War History.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/14682745.2018.1550077.

https://hdiplo.org/to/AR955
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Seth Offenbach Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Essay 238- David L. Anderson on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 238

Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars
2 June 2020

Peace Is My Profession

https://hdiplo.org/to/E238
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable 11-17 on Lanoszka. Atomic Assurance: The Alliance Politics of Nuclear Proliferation

H-Diplo | ISSF Roundtable XI-17
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Alexander Lanoszka.  Atomic Assurance: The Alliance Politics of Nuclear Proliferation.  Ithaca:  Cornell University Press 2018.   ISBN:  9781501729188 (hardcover).

1 June 2020 | https://issforum.org/to/ir11-17
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Jennifer L. Erickson | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Author: 
Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds.
Reviewer: 
David Lowe

Lowe on Marti and Pratt, 'Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947'

Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds. Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947. Studies in Canadian Military History Series. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2019. 220 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7748-6041-3; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-6040-6. 

H-Diplo Article Review 954 on “Contemporary European Historians on Brexit.”

H-Diplo Article Review 954
29 May 2020

“Contemporary European Historians on Brexit.”  Contemporary European History 28:1 (2019): 1-81.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S096077731800067X .

https://hdiplo.org/to/AR954  
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Georgios Giannakopoulos | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Author: 
Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds.
Reviewer: 
David Lowe

Lowe on Marti and Pratt, 'Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947'

Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds. Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947. Studies in Canadian Military History Series. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2019. 220 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7748-6041-3; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-6040-6. 

Author: 
Maile Arvin
Reviewer: 
Tom Smith

Smith on Arvin, 'Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania'

Maile Arvin. Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 311 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0633-6

Reviewed by Tom Smith (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Eiichiro Azuma
Reviewer: 
Michael Thornton

Thornton on Azuma, 'In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire'

Eiichiro Azuma. In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019. xii + 353 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30438-3.

Reviewed by Michael Thornton (Yale University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Tyrone L. Groh
Reviewer: 
Alexandra Chinchilla

Chinchilla on Groh, 'Proxy War: The Least Bad Option'

Tyrone L. Groh. Proxy War: The Least Bad Option. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 255 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0818-4

Reviewed by Alexandra Chinchilla (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Vince Houghton
Reviewer: 
Paul M. McGarr

McGarr on Houghton, 'The Nuclear Spies: America's Atomic Intelligence Operation against Hitler and Stalin'

Vince Houghton. The Nuclear Spies: America's Atomic Intelligence Operation against Hitler and Stalin. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. 248 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3959-0

Reviewed by Paul M. McGarr (University of Nottingham) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)