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H-Diplo Article Review Forum 851 on “Special Section:  The Cultural Turn and Beyond in International History,”

H-Diplo Article Review Forum
No. 851

23 April 2019

Article Review Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii

Special Section:  The Cultural Turn and Beyond in International History,” in The International History Review 40:3 (June 2018):  573-697.

Reviewed by:

Spencer Mawby, University of Nottingham
António Raimundo, University of Minho

URL: http://tiny.cc/AR851

 

H-Diplo Journal Watch [jW] Second Quarter 2019

Dear H-Diplo readers:

We are pleased to announce that the Second Quarter 2019 issue of H-Diplo's Journal Watch [jw] is now available online, via http://tiny.cc/JW-Q2-2019.

Journal Watch monitors leading scholarly journals for articles of particular interest to scholars of diplomacy, foreign relations, and international history. It is updated quarterly.

Author: 
Yogesh Joshi, Frank O'Donnell
Reviewer: 
Dinshaw Mistry

Mistry on Joshi and O'Donnell, 'India and Nuclear Asia: Forces, Doctrine, and Dangers'

Yogesh Joshi, Frank O'Donnell. India and Nuclear Asia: Forces, Doctrine, and Dangers. Washington, DC: Georgetown Univerity Press, 2018. 240 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-617-2.

Reviewed by Dinshaw Mistry (University of Cincinnati) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Daniel Kurtz-Phelan
Reviewer: 
Qingfei Yin

Yin on Kurtz-Phelan, 'The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947'

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan. The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947. New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2018. 496 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-24095-5.

Reviewed by Qingfei Yin (Virginia Military Institute) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Sources on Franco-Russian relations 1887-1891 [Cody]

I am currently researching the run-up to the Franco-Russian Alliance of the 1890s. Might scholars of the period recommend any useful texts beyond George Kennan’s The Fateful Alliance?

I am particularly interested to hear from those who have consulted the papers of Paul Lefebvre de Laboulaye, the French ambassador to Russia during the relevant period.

Please respond off list.

With thanks

Sebastian Cody

sebastian.cody@ouce.ox.ac.uk

 

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Author: 
Yogesh Joshi, Frank O'Donnell
Reviewer: 
Dinshaw Mistry

Mistry on Joshi and O'Donnell, 'India and Nuclear Asia: Forces, Doctrine, and Dangers'

Yogesh Joshi, Frank O'Donnell. India and Nuclear Asia: Forces, Doctrine, and Dangers. Washington, DC: Georgetown Univerity Press, 2018. 240 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-617-2.

Reviewed by Dinshaw Mistry (University of Cincinnati) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Daniel Kurtz-Phelan
Reviewer: 
Qingfei Yin

Yin on Kurtz-Phelan, 'The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947'

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan. The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947. New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2018. 496 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-24095-5.

Reviewed by Qingfei Yin (Virginia Military Institute) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Philip G. Roeder
Reviewer: 
Kathleen G. Cunningham

Cunningham on Roeder, 'National Secession: Persuasion and Violence in Independence Campaigns'

Philip G. Roeder. National Secession: Persuasion and Violence in Independence Campaigns. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 312 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-2598-2.

Reviewed by Kathleen G. Cunningham (University of Maryland, College Park) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Raphael D. Marcus
Reviewer: 
Ehud Eilam

Eilam on Marcus, 'Israel's Long War with Hezbollah: Military Innovation and Adaptation under Fire'

Raphael D. Marcus. Israel's Long War with Hezbollah: Military Innovation and Adaptation under Fire. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2018. viii + 330 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-611-0; $110.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-610-3.

Reviewed by Ehud Eilam (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Besnik Pula
Reviewer: 
Tobias Rupprecht

Rupprecht on Pula, 'Globalization Under and After Socialism: The Evolution of Transnational Capital in Central and Eastern Europe'

Besnik Pula. Globalization Under and After Socialism: The Evolution of Transnational Capital in Central and Eastern Europe. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 272 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0513-8.

Reviewed by Tobias Rupprecht (University of Exeter) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)