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Author: 
Edward James Kolla
Reviewer: 
Joshua Meeks

Meeks on Kolla, 'Sovereignty, International Law, and the French Revolution'


Edward James Kolla. Sovereignty, International Law, and the French Revolution. Studies in Legal History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 350 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17954-7.

Reviewed by Joshua Meeks (Northwest University)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 26 February to 16 March

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 26 February to 16 March is as follows:

Week of 26 February:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of David Alvarez and Eduard Mark, Spying through a Glass Darkly: American Espionage against the Soviet Union, 1945-1946. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2016

Introduction by Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones, Emeritus University of Edinburgh

Reviewers:

Gregg Herken, University of California Emeritus

Kevin Conley Ruffner, Independent Historian

Author: 
Thomas Fingar
Reviewer: 
Steven Jackson

Jackson on Fingar, 'Uneasy Partnerships: China's Engagement with Japan, the Koreas, and Russia in the Era of Reform'


Thomas Fingar. Uneasy Partnerships: China's Engagement with Japan, the Koreas, and Russia in the Era of Reform. Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 264 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0196-3; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0141-3.

CfP: The Oxford International History of East Asia Research Seminar

Trinity (Summer) Term 2018  – University of Oxford China Centre

The convenors, Frances O’Morchoe, Pete Millwood, Helena F.S. Lopes, Nelson So, and Sheng Peng invite proposals for the summer (Trinity Term) 2018 session of the Oxford International History of East Asia Research Seminar.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Edward James Kolla
Reviewer: 
Joshua Meeks

Meeks on Kolla, 'Sovereignty, International Law, and the French Revolution'


Edward James Kolla. Sovereignty, International Law, and the French Revolution. Studies in Legal History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 350 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17954-7.

Reviewed by Joshua Meeks (Northwest University)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Thomas Fingar
Reviewer: 
Steven Jackson

Jackson on Fingar, 'Uneasy Partnerships: China's Engagement with Japan, the Koreas, and Russia in the Era of Reform'


Thomas Fingar. Uneasy Partnerships: China's Engagement with Japan, the Koreas, and Russia in the Era of Reform. Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 264 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0196-3; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0141-3.

Author: 
Durba Ghosh
Reviewer: 
Heather Streets-Salter

Streets-Salter on Ghosh, 'Gentlemanly Terrorists Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947'


Durba Ghosh. Gentlemanly Terrorists Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 290 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-63738-8.

Reviewed by Heather Streets-Salter (Northeastern University)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Ben Marsh, Mike Rapport, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Duncan

Duncan on Marsh and Rapport, 'Understanding and Teaching the Age of Revolutions'


Ben Marsh, Mike Rapport, eds. Understanding and Teaching the Age of Revolutions. The Harvey Goldberg Series for Understanding and Teaching History. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2017. xi + 362 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-31190-2.

Reviewed by Stephen Duncan (Bronx Community College, CUNY)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Sara Yael Hirschhorn
Reviewer: 
Michael Barnett

Barnett on Hirschhorn, 'City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement'


Sara Yael Hirschhorn. City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97505-7.

Reviewed by Michael Barnett (George Washington University)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach