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[Updated] H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 2 [12 September 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 2 on Susan Pedersen.  The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of EmpireNew York:  Oxford University Press, 2015.  ISBN:  978-0199730032 (hardcover, $34.95).

  • Corrects Meredith Terretta's current instititional affiliation to the University of Ottawa.

H-Diplo Article Review 639 on “Wilsonian National Self-Determination and the Slovak Question during the Founding of Czechoslovakia, 1918-1921.” [13 September 2016]

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Article Review
No. 639
13 September 2016

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 639 [13 September 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 639 on Michael R. Cude.  “Wilsonian National Self-Determination and the Slovak Question during the Founding of Czechoslovakia, 1918-1921.”  Diplomatic History 40:1 (January 2016):  155-180.  DOI:  10.1093/dh/dhu069.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/dh/dhu069

H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 2 on The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire [12 September 2016]

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Roundtable Review
Volume XVIII, No. 2 (2016)
12 September 2016

Roundtable Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Roundtable and Web Production Editor:  George Fujii
Introduction by Erez Manela

Author: 
Toby C. Rider
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey Montez de Oca

Montez de Oca on Rider, 'Cold War Games: Propaganda, the Olympics, and U.S. Foreign Policy'

Toby C. Rider. Cold War Games: Propaganda, the Olympics, and U.S. Foreign Policy. Sport and Society Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. 288 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04023-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08169-9.

Reviewed by Jeffrey Montez de Oca (University of Colorado Colorado Springs) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Thomas Mahnken, Joseph Maiolo, David Stevenson, eds.
Reviewer: 
James J. Wirtz

Wirtz on Mahnken and Maiolo and Stevenson, 'Arms Races in International Politics: From the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Century'

Thomas Mahnken, Joseph Maiolo, David Stevenson, eds. Arms Races in International Politics: From the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 304 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873526-7.

Reviewed by James J. Wirtz (Naval Postgraduate School) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 12 September to 07 October

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 12 September to 07 October is as follows:

Week of 12 September:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Susan Pedersen, The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Erez Manela, Harvard University

Reviewed by:

Veronique Dimier, Université Libre de Bruxelles

Meredith Terretta, Institute for Advanced Study

Elizabeth Thompson, University of Virginia

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Miloslav Bednář

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Reviewed by Sarah Steinbock-Pratt (University of Alabama) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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Reviewed by Bonnie A. Lucero (University of Houston-Downtown) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)