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National Security Archive: Key Diplomat's Personal Notebook Sheds Light on Inner-Workings of US Government Response to Genocide Unfolding in Rwanda in 1994

Key Diplomat's Personal Notebook Sheds Light on Inner-Workings of US Government Response to Genocide Unfolding in Rwanda in 1994

Ambassador Prudence Bushnell's Personal Notebooks provide unique window into the making of US Foreign Policy during the Rwandan Genocide

Follow Bushnell's detailed notes of the unfolding genocide, as the Diplomat tasked with stopping the violence while receiving limited policy options from Washington and New York

National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 500

Posted January 30, 2015

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H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 02 to 27 February

The H-Diplo Publication Schedule for the period 02 to 27 February is as follows:

Week of 02 February:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable review of Stefano Recchia and Jennifer M. Welsh, Just and Unjust Military Intervention: European Thinkers from Vitoria to Mill (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013).

Introduction by: James McAllister, Williams College

Reviewed by:

David Boucher, Cardiff University and University of Johannesburg

Jonathan Monten, University College London

ISSF Roundtable 7-11 on the Congress of Vienna and dialogue between IR scholars and historians

This year marks the bicentennial anniversary of the Congress of Vienna. From September of 1814 to June of 1815, over 200 representatives met in the Austrian capital to rebuild the foundations of European diplomacy, which lay in shambles after over twenty years of war. It was the great powers, the “Pentarchy” of Austria, Britain, France, Prussia, and Russia, who dictated the territorial and political agreements that formed the core of a European grand settlement.

[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 508

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review on Effie G. H. Pedaliu.  “Transatlantic Relations at a Time When ‘More Flags’ Meant ‘No European Flags’:  the United States’ War in South-East Asia and its European Allies, 1964-8.”  International History Review, 35:3 (2013):  556-75.  DOI:  10.1080/07075332.2013.795492.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07075332.2013.795492

Various: CfA's, CfP's, E-Pubs

Dear H-Diplo List Members:

Please find below a compilation of CfA’s, CfP’s, and E-Publications. -Ed.

1. CfP: Latin American Foreign Relations Panel, RMCLAS, April 8-12, Tucson, Arizona

2. Film: A Luta Continua (1972): Pan-African Documentary on Mozambique Liberation Available Online

3. CfA: IAEA History Fellowship

4. E-Pub: Diplomatic Documents of Switzerland (Dodis), 50th anniversary of Churchill’s death

5. E-Pub: Diplomatic Documents of Switzerland (Dodis), Switzerland, the Refugees and the Shoah

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Roberto Cantoni
Reviewer: 
Marta Musso

Musso on Cantoni, 'Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground'

Roberto Cantoni. Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground. Routledge Studies in Modern European History Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 290 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-69290-9.

Reviewed by Marta Musso (King's College London) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Daniel Gorman
Reviewer: 
Heidi Tworek

Tworek on Gorman, 'International Cooperation in the Early Twentieth Century.'

Daniel Gorman. International Cooperation in the Early Twentieth Century. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 288 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4725-6795-6.

Reviewed by Heidi Tworek (University of British Columbia) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Serhii Plokhy
Reviewer: 
Mark Edele

Edele on Plokhy, 'Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation From 1470 to the Present'

Serhii Plokhy. Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation From 1470 to the Present. New York: Basic Books, 2017. 432 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-09849-1.

Reviewed by Mark Edele (The University of Melbourne) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Andrew Mumford
Reviewer: 
David Haglund

Haglund on Mumford, 'Counterinsurgency Wars and the Anglo-American Alliance: The Special Relationship on the Rocks'

Andrew Mumford. Counterinsurgency Wars and the Anglo-American Alliance: The Special Relationship on the Rocks. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 248 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-492-5.

Reviewed by David Haglund (Queen's University) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)