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[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 646 [6 October 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 646 on Anita Casavantes Bradford.  “‘La Niña Adorada del Mundo Socialista:’  The Politics of Childhood and U.S.-Cuba-U.S.S.R. Relations, 1959-1962.”  Diplomatic History 40:2 (April 2016):  296-326.  DOI:  10.1093/dh/dhv001.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/dh/dhv001

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 03 to 28 October

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 03 to 28 October is as follows:

Week of 03 October:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Roundtable on Brexit

Introduction by Joshua Rovner, SMU

Essayists:

David Betz, Kings College London

David Blagden, University of Exeter

Kathleen Burk, University College London

Maria Rost Rublee, Monash University

Leslie Vinjamuri, SOAS, University of London

Author: 
Linda Jakobson, Neil Melvin, eds.
Reviewer: 
Douglas C. Nord

Nord on Jakobson and Melvin, 'The New Arctic Governance'


Linda Jakobson, Neil Melvin, eds. The New Arctic Governance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 192 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-874733-8.

Reviewed by Douglas C. Nord (Umeå University)
Published on H-Diplo (October, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

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Author: 
Anne Applebaum
Reviewer: 
Michael Ellman

Ellman on Applebaum, 'Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine'


Anne Applebaum. Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine. New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 2017. 496 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-385-53885-5.

Reviewed by Michael Ellman (University of Amsterdam)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Kelly J. Shannon
Reviewer: 
Mariya Y. Omelicheva

Omelicheva on Shannon, 'U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women’s Human Rights'


Kelly J. Shannon. U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women’s Human Rights. Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. 288 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4967-5.

Reviewed by Mariya Y. Omelicheva (University of Kansas)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Richard Lourie
Reviewer: 
Allen Lynch

Lynch on Lourie, 'Putin: His Downfall and Russia's Coming Crash'


Richard Lourie. Putin: His Downfall and Russia's Coming Crash. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2017. xxii + 264 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-53808-8.

Reviewed by Allen Lynch (University of Virginia)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Brian E. Crim
Reviewer: 
Norman J.W. Goda

J.W. Goda on Crim, 'Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State'


Brian E. Crim. Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2439-2.

Reviewed by Norman J.W. Goda (University of Florida)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Roberto Cantoni
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Kuzmarov

Kuzmarov on Cantoni, 'Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground'


Roberto Cantoni. Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground. Routledge Studies in Modern European History Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 290 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-69290-9.

Reviewed by Jeremy Kuzmarov (University of Tulsa)
Published on H-Diplo (March, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)