Recent Discussions

H-Diplo Article Review 606 on “Exposing ‘Red Colonialism’: U.S. Propaganda at the United Nations, 1953-1963.” Journal of Cold War Studies 17:3 [8 April 2016]

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 606
Published on 8 April 2016

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

[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 606 [8 April 2016]

Description: 

PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 606 on Mary Ann Heiss.  “Exposing ‘Red Colonialism’:  U.S. Propaganda at the United Nations, 1953-1963.”  Journal of Cold War Studies 17:3 (Summer 2015):  82-115.  DOI:  10.1162/JCWS_a_00562.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/JCWS_a_00562

CFP: Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d’histoire (CJH/ACH) Special Issue, New Histories of Twentieth-Century Decolonization

Call for Contributors: “New Histories of Twentieth-Century Decolonization,” a thematic issue of Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d’histoire

Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d’histoire (CJH/ACH), now in its 51st year, requests submissions for a special issue on “New Histories of Twentieth-Century Decolonization,” co-edited by Christopher Dietrich (Fordham University) and Maurice Jr. Labelle (University of Saskatchewan) to be published in Winter 2017.

CFP: "Many Cold Wars: Re-conceptualizing the Post-WWII World" for The Esboços Special Issue

The Esboços

Call for Papers

Special Issue:
"Many Cold Wars: Re-conceptualizing the Post-WWII World"

Co-editors:
Sidnei J. Munhoz (Universidade Estadual de Maringá/ Brown University)
Masuda Hajimu (National University of Singapore)

Special Issue Aim and Theme Description:

SHAFR 2016 Annual Meeting Registration Now Open!


2016 SHAFR Conference


  • Book your San Diego hotel room now, while there are rooms available at the discounted conference rate.
  • Register now to participate in or to mentor at the Job Workshop--deadline to participate is APRIL 22nd
  • Student volunteers needed for the conference
  • Review the entire program on-line

SHAFR Conference Rates:

Pages

Subscribe to H-Diplo: Reviews

Recent Reviews

Author: 
Kevin Dawson
Reviewer: 
Dalia A. Muller

Muller on Dawson, 'Undercurrents of Power: Aquatic Culture in the African Diaspora'

Kevin Dawson. Undercurrents of Power: Aquatic Culture in the African Diaspora. Pittsburgh: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. viii + 351 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4989-7.

Reviewed by Dalia A. Muller (University at Buffalo) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
A. Wess Michell
Reviewer: 
Lothar Hoebelt

Hoebelt on Michell, 'The Grand Strategy of the Habsburg Empire'

A. Wess Michell. The Grand Strategy of the Habsburg Empire. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. 416 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17670-3.

Reviewed by Lothar Hoebelt (University of Vienna) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Dawn Chatty
Reviewer: 
Sarah Parkinson

Parkinson on Chatty, 'Syria: The Making and Unmaking of a Refuge State'

Dawn Chatty. Syria: The Making and Unmaking of a Refuge State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. x + 289 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-087606-7.

Reviewed by Sarah Parkinson (Johns Hopkins University) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Wim Klooster, Gert Oostindie
Reviewer: 
Timo McGregor

McGregor on Klooster and Oostindie, 'Realm between Empires: The Second Dutch Atlantic, 1680-1815'

Wim Klooster, Gert Oostindie. Realm between Empires: The Second Dutch Atlantic, 1680-1815. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 348 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0526-7.

Reviewed by Timo McGregor (New York University) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Rachel A. May, Alejandro Schneider, Roberto González Arana
Reviewer: 
Aaron Coy Moulton

Moulton on May and Schneider and González Arana, 'Caribbean Revolutions: Cold War Armed Movements'

Rachel A. May, Alejandro Schneider, Roberto González Arana. Caribbean Revolutions: Cold War Armed Movements. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 174 pp. $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-44090-5.

Reviewed by Aaron Coy Moulton (Stephen F. Austin State University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)