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H-Diplo Article Review 593 on “Britain, France, and Mesopotamian Oil, 1916–1920. Diplomacy & Statecraft 26:1 (2015)

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 593
Published on 2 March 2016

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

Luigi Scazzeri.  “Britain, France, and Mesopotamian Oil, 1916–1920.  Diplomacy & Statecraft 26:1 (2015):  25-45.  DOI:  10.1080/09592296.2015.999623.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09592296.2015.999623

CFP: Italy’s Decade of War: 1935-45 in International Perspective - Extended Deadline

Call for Papers:

Italy’s Decade of War: 1935-45 in International Perspective

University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, 6-7 September 2016

 

Deadline extended to 31 March 2016

Keynote speakers

Professor MacGregor Knox (London School of Economics)

Professor Nicola Labanca (Università degli Studi di Siena)

 

Author: 
Benjamin Bryce, Alexander Freund, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sheila M. McManus

McManus on Bryce and Freund, 'Entangling Migration History: Borderlands and Transnationalism in the United States and Canada'

Benjamin Bryce, Alexander Freund, eds. Entangling Migration History: Borderlands and Transnationalism in the United States and Canada. Contested Boundaries Series. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2015. 246 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6073-6.

Reviewed by Sheila M. McManus (University of Lethbridge) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Eric T. Jennings
Reviewer: 
Sarah Zimmerman

Zimmerman on Jennings, 'Free French Africa in World War II: The African Resistance'

Eric T. Jennings. Free French Africa in World War II: The African Resistance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 315 pp. $27.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-69697-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Zimmerman (Western Washington University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 29 February to 25 March

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 29 February to 25 March is as follows:

Week of 29 February:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable review of Dale C. Copeland, Economic Interdependence and War. Princeton University Press, 2015.

Introduction by: James McAllister, Williams College

Reviewed by:

Benjamin O. Fordham, Binghamton University

Richard W. Maass, University of Evansville

Patrick Shea, University of Houston

H-Diplo Article Review 592 on “‘Not Intended to Act as Spies’: The Consular Intelligence Service in Denmark and Germany 1906-14.” International History Review 37:3

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 592
Published on 26 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

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Author: 
Nianshen Song
Reviewer: 
Enze Han

Han on Song, 'Making Borders in Modern East Asia: Tumen River Demarcation, 1881-1919'

Nianshen Song. Making Borders in Modern East Asia: Tumen River Demarcation, 1881-1919. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 318 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17395-8.

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

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)