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H-Diplo Article Review Forum 614 on “Beyond and Between the Cold War Blocs,” Special Issue of The International History Review 37:5

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 614
An H-Diplo Article Review Forum
Published on 16 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

H-Diplo Forum on “Beyond and Between the Cold War Blocs,” Special Issue of The International History Review 37:5 (December 2015): 901-1013.

Author: 
Adam Daniel Rotfeld, Anatoly V. Torkunov, eds.
Reviewer: 
Patryk Babiracki

Babiracki on Rotfeld and Torkunov, 'White Spots--Black Spots: Difficult Matters in Polish-Russian Relations, 1918-2008.'

Adam Daniel Rotfeld, Anatoly V. Torkunov, eds. White Spots--Black Spots: Difficult Matters in Polish-Russian Relations, 1918-2008. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015. 682 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4440-9.

Reviewed by Patryk Babiracki (University of Texas-Arlington) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 16 May to 10 June

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 16 May to 10 June is as follows:

Week of 16 May:

1. H-Diplo Article Review Forum on “Beyond and Between the Cold War Blocs,” Special Issue of The International History Review 37:5 (December 2015): 901 – 1013

Introduction by Janick Marina Schaufelbuehl, University of Lausanne; Sandra Bott University of Lausanne; Jussi Hanhimäki, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies; and Marco Wyss, University of Chichester

Reviewed by:

Anne Deighton, The University of Oxford

H-Diplo Essay 139 on Our Fighting Sisters: Nation, Memory and Gender in Algeria, 1954-2012

H-Diplo Essay No. 139
An H-Diplo Review Essay
Published on 13 May 2016

H-Diplo Essay Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
H-Diplo Web and Production Editor:  George Fujii

Natalya Vince.  Our Fighting Sisters: Nation, Memory and Gender in Algeria, 1954-2012.  Manchester:  Manchester University Press, 2015.  ISBN:  978-0-7190-9107-0 (hardcover, £70.00).

URL: http://tiny.cc/E139

Conference ANN: Unlearning Cold War Narratives: Toward Alternative Understandings of the Cold War World, National University of Singapore, May 27-28, 2016

Unlearning Cold War Narratives: Toward Alternative Understandings of the Cold War World

May 27-28, 2016
National University of Singapore
Organized by Masuda Hajimu

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Author: 
Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds.
Reviewer: 
David Lowe

Lowe on Marti and Pratt, 'Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947'

Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds. Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947. Studies in Canadian Military History Series. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2019. 220 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7748-6041-3; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-6040-6. 

Author: 
Maile Arvin
Reviewer: 
Tom Smith

Smith on Arvin, 'Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania'

Maile Arvin. Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 311 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0633-6

Reviewed by Tom Smith (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Eiichiro Azuma
Reviewer: 
Michael Thornton

Thornton on Azuma, 'In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire'

Eiichiro Azuma. In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019. xii + 353 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30438-3.

Reviewed by Michael Thornton (Yale University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Tyrone L. Groh
Reviewer: 
Alexandra Chinchilla

Chinchilla on Groh, 'Proxy War: The Least Bad Option'

Tyrone L. Groh. Proxy War: The Least Bad Option. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 255 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0818-4

Reviewed by Alexandra Chinchilla (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Vince Houghton
Reviewer: 
Paul M. McGarr

McGarr on Houghton, 'The Nuclear Spies: America's Atomic Intelligence Operation against Hitler and Stalin'

Vince Houghton. The Nuclear Spies: America's Atomic Intelligence Operation against Hitler and Stalin. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. 248 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3959-0

Reviewed by Paul M. McGarr (University of Nottingham) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)