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The Department of State's Advisory Committee on Historical Diplomatic Documentation will hold a public meeting on September 12, 2022

The Department of State's Advisory Committee on Historical Diplomatic Documentation will hold a public meeting on September 12, 2022. Attendees are welcome to attend virtually or in person. The meeting will feature a presentation at 10:00 AM by Chris Tudda of the Office of the Historian on Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, vol.

H-Net Job Guide: Yale University, Assistant Director, Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 August 2022 to  8 August 2022.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Diplo.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at https://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. 

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Yale University - Assistant Director, Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=63700

H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable 13-13 on Armed Guests:  Territorial Sovereignty and Foreign Military Basing

H-Diplo | ISSF Roundtable 13-13

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Sebastian Schmidt.  Armed Guests:  Territorial Sovereignty and Foreign Military Basing.  Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2020.  ISBN:  9780190097752.

5 August 2022 | https://issforum.org/to/ir13-13
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor and Chair: Stacie Goddard:  | Production Editor: George Fujii

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CFP: Call for Papers, Nineteenth Century Studies Association (NCSA) 2023 Conference, “Remaking the Past,” Sacramento CA

Sacramento, host city for NCSA’s 2023 conference, lends itself to exploring issues of revivals and re-creations of the past. Sacramento’s nineteenth-century history encompassed California’s Gold Rush, the genocide and displacement of Indigenous populations, the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad, and the building of a capital city that became a stage for the reinventions–productive and problematic–of the past so central to the nineteenth century.

H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable 13-12 on Restraint in International Politics

H-Diplo | ISSF Roundtable 13-12
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Brent Steele.  Restraint in International Politics.  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2020.  ISBN:  9781108486088 (hardback, $105.00).
1 August 2022 | https://issforum.org/to/ir13-12

Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Andrew Szarejko | Production Editor: George Fujii

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H-Net Reviews (H-Diplo)

Author: 
Martin Hearson
Reviewer: 
Michael Motala

Motala on Hearson, 'Imposing Standards: The North-South Dimension to Global Tax Politics (Cornell Studies in Money)'

Martin Hearson. Imposing Standards: The North-South Dimension to Global Tax Politics (Cornell Studies in Money). Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. 246 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-5598-9

Author: 
David Moon, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, Alexandra Bekasova, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Keating

Keating on Moon and Breyfogle and Bekasova, 'Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History'

David Moon, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, Alexandra Bekasova, eds. Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History. Cambridgeshire: White Horse Press, 2021. Illustrations, maps. xxi + 343 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-912186-16-7

Author: 
Bernadette Whelan
Reviewer: 
David Woolner

Woolner on Whelan, 'De Valera and Roosevelt: Irish and American Diplomacy in Times of Crisis, 1932–1939'

Bernadette Whelan. De Valera and Roosevelt: Irish and American Diplomacy in Times of Crisis, 1932–1939. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. xi + 387 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-83017-1.

Reviewed by David Woolner (Marist College) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Ryan D. Griffiths
Reviewer: 
Nikola Mirilovic

Mirilovic on Griffiths, 'Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations'

Ryan D. Griffiths. Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. Illustrations, tables. xii + 231 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-5474-6