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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 618 on Nguyet Nguyen.  “Which Mirror Is ‘Truer’?  Portrayal of the Vietnam War in Apocalypse Now and Cánh Đȍng Hoang.”  Journal of American-East Asian Relations 22:1 (2015):  45-71.  DOI:  10.1163/18765610-02201004.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/18765610-02201004

Author: 
Julia Gaffield
Reviewer: 
Matthew Casey

Casey on Gaffield, 'Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World: Recognition after Revolution'

Julia Gaffield. Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World: Recognition after Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 270 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2562-1.

Reviewed by Matthew Casey (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Helen Young, Lisa Goldman, eds.
Reviewer: 
SungYong Lee

Lee on Young and Goldman, 'Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding'

Helen Young, Lisa Goldman, eds. Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. New York: Routledge, 2015. 544 pp. $84.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84971-233-0.

Reviewed by SungYong Lee (University at Otago) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 06 June to 01 July

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 06 June to 01 July is as follows:

Week of 6 June:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Alexander V. Pantsov, with Steven I. Levine, Deng Xiaoping: A Revolutionary Life. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Yafeng Xia Long Island University, Brooklyn,

Reviewed by:

Thomas P. Bernstein, Emeritus, Columbia University

Joseph W. Esherick, Emeritus, University of California, San Diego

Niu Jun, Peking University

Diane Clemens Obituary

The H-Diplo editors note with sadness the recent death of Diane Shaver Clemens, a distinguished diplomatic scholar and long-time member of the H-Diplo Editorial Board.

Submitted to H-AMSTDY by Olivia E. Clemens 

H-Diplo Article Review 617 on “Before the Tilt: The Carter Administration Engages Saddam Hussein.” Diplomacy and Statecraft 26:1

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 617
Published on 31 May 2016

H-Diplo Article Review Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii
Commissioned for H-Diplo by Thomas Maddux

Hal Brands.  “Before the Tilt:  The Carter Administration Engages Saddam Hussein.”  Diplomacy and Statecraft 26:1 (2015).  DOI:  10.1080/09592296.2015.999628.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09592296.2015.999628

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