Recent Discussions

Author: 
Peter Jones
Reviewer: 
Jason Quinn

Quinn on Jones, 'Track Two Diplomacy in Theory and Practice'

Peter Jones. Track Two Diplomacy in Theory and Practice. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015. 256 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9624-8; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9406-0.

Reviewed by Jason Quinn (University of Notre Dame) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Yuliya Komska
Reviewer: 
Cathleen M. Giustino

Giustino on Komska, 'The Icon Curtain: The Cold War's Quiet Border'

Yuliya Komska. The Icon Curtain: The Cold War's Quiet Border. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. 288 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-15419-0.

Reviewed by Cathleen M. Giustino (Auburn University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 22 February to 18 March

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 22 February to 18 March is as follows:

Week of 22 February:

1. H-ISSF Roundtable Review of Barry Buzan and George Lawson, The Global Transformation: History, Modernity and the Making of International Relations. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Richard Ned Lebow, King’s College London

Reviewed by:     

Edward Keene, University of Oxford         

Jennifer Mitzen, Ohio State University     

Ayşe Zarakol, University of Cambridge

H-Diplo Article Review 591 on “‘Tossing a Match into Dry Hay’: Nuclear Weapons and the Crisis in U.S.-Canadian Relations, 1962-1963.” Journal of Cold War Studies 16:4 [19 February 2016]

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 591
Published on 19 February 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 591 [19 February 2016]

Description: 

H-Diplo Article Review 591 on Michael D. Stevenson.  “‘Tossing a Match into Dry Hay’: Nuclear Weapons and the Crisis in U.S.-Canadian Relations, 1962-1963.”  Journal of Cold War Studies 16:4 (Fall 2014): 5-34.  DOI:  10.1162/JCWS_a_00514.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/JCWS_a_00514

H-Diplo Article Review 590 on “Revolutionary Circuits: Toward Internationalizing America in the World.” Diplomatic History 39:3

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 590
Published on 18 February 2016

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

Lien-Hang Nguyen.  “Revolutionary Circuits: Toward Internationalizing America in the World.”  Diplomatic History 39:3 (2015):  411-422.  DOI:  10.1093/dh/dhv026.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/dh/dhv026

H-Diplo Article Review 589 on “Missiles Have No Colour: African Americans’ Reactions to the Cuban Missile Crisis.” Cold War History 15:1 [17 February 2016]

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 589
Published on 17 February 2016

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

Pages

Subscribe to H-Diplo: Reviews

Recent Reviews

Author: 
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Reviewer: 
Jorge Díaz Ceballos

Díaz Ceballos on Cañizares-Esguerra, 'Entangled Empires: The Anglo-Iberian Atlantic, 1500-1830'

Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra. Entangled Empires: The Anglo-Iberian Atlantic, 1500-1830. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 344 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4983-5.

Reviewed by Jorge Díaz Ceballos (Universidad Pablo de Olavide) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Stefan Andersson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Madelaine Chiam

Chiam on Andersson, 'Revisiting the Vietnam War and International Law: Views and Interpretations of Richard Falk'

Stefan Andersson, ed. Revisiting the Vietnam War and International Law: Views and Interpretations of Richard Falk. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 438 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-40996-4.

Reviewed by Madelaine Chiam (La Trobe University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Matthew K. Shannon
Reviewer: 
Roham Alvandi

Alvandi on Shannon, 'Losing Hearts and Minds: American-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War'

Matthew K. Shannon. Losing Hearts and Minds: American-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017. 256 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1313-2.

Reviewed by Roham Alvandi (London School of Economics) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jenny Thompson, Sherry Thompson
Reviewer: 
David S. Foglesong

Foglesong on Thompson and Thompson, 'The Kremlinologist: Llewellyn E. Thompson, America's Man in Cold War Moscow'

Jenny Thompson, Sherry Thompson. The Kremlinologist: Llewellyn E. Thompson, America's Man in Cold War Moscow. Johns Hopkins Nuclear History and Contemporary Affairs Series. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2018. Illustrations. 600 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2454-5; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2409-5.

Author: 
Jonas Brendebach, Martin Herzer, Heidi Tworek, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Stamm

Stamm on Brendebach and Herzer and Tworek, 'International Organizations and the Media in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Exorbitant Expectations'

Jonas Brendebach, Martin Herzer, Heidi Tworek, eds. International Organizations and the Media in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Exorbitant Expectations. Routledge Studies in Modern History. Abingdon: Routledge, 2018. 256 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-30308-9.

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