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Author: 
Jürgen Rüland
Reviewer: 
Moch Faisal Karim

Karim on Rüland, 'The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy'

Jürgen Rüland. The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0285-4.

Reviewed by Moch Faisal Karim (University of Warwick) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Mark J. C. Crescenzi
Reviewer: 
Alexander Lanoszka

Lanoszka on Crescenzi, 'Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics'

Mark J. C. Crescenzi. Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Tables, figures. 208 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-060953-5; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-060952-8.

Reviewed by Alexander Lanoszka (University of Waterloo) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

New Release of CIA Daily Summaries, March 1946 to 27 February 1951 [Jervis]


From: Robert Jervis <rlj1@columbia.edu>

The CIA has released the first in a series of 6 collections of Presidential Daily Summaries (the precursor to the President’s Daily Brief, PDB).  This first collection is small – only 20 documents – but the rest will cover March 1946 through 27 February 1951. 

Yesterday's release includes:

U.S. Nuclear War Plan Option Sought Destruction of China and Soviet Union as "Viable" Societies

U.S. Nuclear War Plan Option Sought Destruction of China and Soviet Union as “Viable” Societies

Published: Aug 15, 2018

Briefing Book #638

Edited by William Burr

For more information, contact:
202-994-7000 or nsarchiv@gwu.edu

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Author: 
Jürgen Rüland
Reviewer: 
Moch Faisal Karim

Karim on Rüland, 'The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy'

Jürgen Rüland. The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0285-4.

Reviewed by Moch Faisal Karim (University of Warwick) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Mark J. C. Crescenzi
Reviewer: 
Alexander Lanoszka

Lanoszka on Crescenzi, 'Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics'

Mark J. C. Crescenzi. Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Tables, figures. 208 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-060953-5; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-060952-8.

Reviewed by Alexander Lanoszka (University of Waterloo) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Nicholas Grant
Reviewer: 
Selina Makana

Makana on Grant, 'Winning Our Freedoms Together: African Americans and Apartheid, 1945-1960'

Nicholas Grant. Winning Our Freedoms Together: African Americans and Apartheid, 1945-1960. Justice, Power, and Politics Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 324 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3527-9; $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3528-6.

Reviewed by Selina Makana (Columbia University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Mara E. Karlin
Reviewer: 
Iain Henry

Henry on Karlin, 'Building Militaries in Fragile States: Challenges for the United States'

Mara E. Karlin. Building Militaries in Fragile States: Challenges for the United States. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. 296 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4926-2.

Reviewed by Iain Henry (Australian National University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Amit R. Das Gupta, Lorenz M. Lüthi
Reviewer: 
Elisabeth Leake

Leake on Das Gupta and Lüthi, 'The Sino-Indian War of 1962: New Perspectives'

Amit R. Das Gupta, Lorenz M. Lüthi. The Sino-Indian War of 1962: New Perspectives. New York: Routledge, 2016. Maps. 268 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-69320-3.

Reviewed by Elisabeth Leake (University of Leeds) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)