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H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-49 on Conti. Parliament the Mirror of the Nation: Representation, Deliberation, and Democracy in Victorian Britain

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-49

Gregory Conti.  Parliament the Mirror of the Nation:  Representation, Deliberation, and Democracy in Victorian Britain.  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2019.  ISBN:  9781108428736 (hardback, $120.00); 9781108450959 (paperback, $34.99).

3 July 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-49
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor and Chair: Adam Lebovitz | Production Editor: George Fujii

Contents

H-Diplo Essay 251- Philip Zelikow on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 251

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

Not What I Had Planned

https://hdiplo.org/to/E251
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Essay 253- William Stueck on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 253

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

From 60 Feet Six Inches to the 38th parallel Without Regrets

https://hdiplo.org/to/E253
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Article Review 962 on “The U.S.–ROK Relationship into Full Bloom: From ‘Little Strategic Interest’ to Alliance Partner, 1947–1966.”

H-Diplo Article Review 962

2 July 2020

Jun Suk Hyun and William Stueck.  “The U.S.–ROK Relationship into Full Bloom: From ‘Little Strategic Interest’ to Alliance Partner, 1947–1966.”  Journal of American-East Asian Relations 26:2 (2019): 103-140.  DOI: http://doi.org/10.1163/18765610-02602002.

H-Diplo Review Essay 252 on Satia. Empire of Guns: The Violent Making of the Industrial Revolution

H-Diplo Review Essay 252

1 July 2020

Priya Satia.  Empire of Guns: The Violent Making of the Industrial Revolution.  New York:  Penguin Press, 2018.

https://hdiplo.org/to/E252
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Cindy Ewing | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Article Review 961 on Humalajoki, “Tearing Down the ‘Buckskin Curtain’: Domestic Policy-Making and Indigenous Intellectuals in the Cold War United States and Canada.”

H-Diplo Article Review 961

30 June 2020

Reetta Humalajoki, “Tearing Down the ‘Buckskin Curtain’: Domestic Policy-Making and Indigenous Intellectuals in the Cold War United States and Canada.”  Cold War History 20:2 (2019): 223-242.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/14682745.2019.1673738.

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-48 on Toprani. Oil & the Great Powers. Britain & Germany, 1914-1945

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-48

Anand Toprani.  Oil & the Great Powers.  Britain & Germany, 1914-1945.  New York:  Oxford University Press, 2019.  ISBN:  9780198834601 (hardcover, $90.00)

29 June 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-48
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Thomas Maddux | Production Editor: George Fujii

Contents

Author: 
Samuel F. Wells Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Matray

Matray on Wells Jr., 'Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War'

Samuel F. Wells Jr. Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War. Woodrow Wilson Center Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 600 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-54994-3.

Reviewed by James Matray (California State University, Chico) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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Author: 
Samuel F. Wells Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Matray

Matray on Wells Jr., 'Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War'

Samuel F. Wells Jr. Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War. Woodrow Wilson Center Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 600 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-54994-3.

Reviewed by James Matray (California State University, Chico) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Marina E. Henke
Reviewer: 
Paul Poast

Poast on Henke, 'Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions'

Marina E. Henke. Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. Illustrations, charts. 258 pp. $23.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-5017-3971-2; $47.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3969-9.

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

Author: 
Victoria Reyes
Reviewer: 
Mark J. Sanchez

Sanchez on Reyes, 'Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines'

Victoria Reyes. Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 312 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0799-6; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0941-9

Author: 
T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore
Reviewer: 
Anna R. Oltman

Oltman on Aleinikoff and Zamore, 'The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime'

T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore. The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. viii + 169 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1141-2

Author: 
Kirsten L. Ziomek
Reviewer: 
Brian W. Platt

Platt on Ziomek, 'Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peoples'

Kirsten L. Ziomek. Lost Histories: Recovering the Lives of Japan’s Colonial Peoples. Cambridge: Harvard University Asia Center, 2019. xix + 406 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-674-23728-5

Reviewed by Brian W. Platt (George Mason University) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)