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National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 562


Soviet nuclear submarine carrying nuclear weapons sank north of Bermuda

Top Secret Minutes of Politburo discussion show Soviets learned the lessons of Chernobyl

Open U.S.-Soviet communication regarding the accident on the eve of the Reykjavik summit of Reagan and Gorbachev

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Call for Papers Critical Approaches to Irregular Migration Facilitation: Grounding the Theory and Praxis of Human Smuggling

Call for Papers
Critical Approaches to Irregular Migration Facilitation:
Grounding the Theory and Praxis of Human Smuggling
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, Texas (USA)
April 6, 7 and 8, 2017

CFP: Symposia Iranica Third Iranian Studies Conference – Pembroke College, Cambridge, 11–12 April 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS | SYMPOSIA IRANICA

THIRD BIENNIAL CONFERENCE ON IRANIAN STUDIES

 

Hosted by the University of Cambridge at Pembroke College, Cambridge, UK, 11-12 April 2017

 

***Deadline: 2 December 2016***

 

Author: 
Brantly Womack
Reviewer: 
David A. Baldwin

Baldwin on Womack, 'Asymmetry and International Relationships'

Brantly Womack. Asymmetry and International Relationships. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 220 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-13289-4.

Reviewed by David A. Baldwin (Princeton University) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Asymmetric Relations among Nations

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 10 October to 04 November

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 10 October to 04 November is as follows:

Week of 10 October:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Jeremy Friedman, Shadow Cold War:  The Sino-Soviet Competition for the Third World. Chapel Hill:  The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.

Introduction: Yafeng Xia, Long Island University, Brooklyn

Reviewed by:

Michelle Getchell, Triangle Institute for Security Studies

Ryan Irwin, State University of New York, Albany

[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 647 [7 October 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 647 on Allen Pietrobon.  “The Role of Norman Cousins and Track II Diplomacy in the Breakthrough to the 1963 Limited Test Ban Treaty.”  Journal of Cold War Studies 18:1 (Winter 2016):  60-79.  DOI:  10.1162/JCWS_a_00619.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/JCWS_a_00619

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Author: 
Manlio Graziano
Reviewer: 
Alexander Sager

Sager on Graziano, 'What Is a Border?'

Manlio Graziano. What Is a Border? Stanford: Stanford Briefs, 2018. 101 pp. $12.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0539-8.

Reviewed by Alexander Sager (Portland State University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Grant Madsen
Reviewer: 
Ronald W. Cox

Cox on Madsen, 'Sovereign Soldiers: How the U.S. Military Transformed the Global Economy After World War II'

Grant Madsen. Sovereign Soldiers: How the U.S. Military Transformed the Global Economy After World War II. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. PP. ISBN 978-0-8122-5036-7.

Reviewed by Ronald W. Cox (Florida International University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Moeed Yusuf
Reviewer: 
Swarna Rajagopalan

Rajagopalan on Yusuf, 'Brokering Peace in Nuclear Environments: U.S. Crisis Management in South Asia'

Moeed Yusuf. Brokering Peace in Nuclear Environments: U.S. Crisis Management in South Asia. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 320 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0485-8.

Reviewed by Swarna Rajagopalan (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Yiğit Akın
Reviewer: 
Najwa Al-Qattan

Al-Qattan on Akın, 'When the War Came Home: The Ottomans' Great War and the Devastation of an Empire'

Yiğit Akın. When the War Came Home: The Ottomans' Great War and the Devastation of an Empire. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. x + 270 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0363-9; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0490-2.

Reviewed by Najwa Al-Qattan (Loyola Marymount University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Seán Molloy
Reviewer: 
Andreas Behnke

Behnke on Molloy, 'Kant's International Relations: The Political Theology of Perpetual Peace'

Seán Molloy. Kant's International Relations: The Political Theology of Perpetual Peace. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2017. 270 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13040-5.

Reviewed by Andreas Behnke (University of Reading) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)