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Author: 
Sean Nixon
Reviewer: 
Stephanie Amerian

Amerian on Nixon, 'Hard Sell: Advertising, Affluence and Transatlantic Relations, c. 1951-69'

Sean Nixon. Hard Sell: Advertising, Affluence and Transatlantic Relations, c. 1951-69. Studies in Popular Culture Series. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016. 240 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78499-105-0.

Reviewed by Stephanie Amerian (Santa Monica College) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 31 October to 25 November

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 31 October to 25 November is as follows:

Week of 31 October:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable review of Thomas J. Christensen, The China Challenge: Shaping the Choices of a Rising Power (New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 2015).

Introduction by: James McAllister, Williams College

Reviewed by:

Avery Goldstein, University of Pennsylvania

Xiaoyu Pu, University of Nevada, Reno

[Updated] [PDF] H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 7

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PDF version of H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 7 on Jennifer Siegel.  For Peace and Money:  French and British Finance in the Service of Tsars and Commissars.  Oxford University Press, 2014.  ISBN:  9780199387816 (hardcover, $47.95).

  • This update of 28 October 2016 corrects references in the introduction from beyond/post 1906 to 1909.

H-Diplo State of the Field Essay on The United States and the World [H-Diplo Essay 142] [28 October 2016]

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Essay No. 142
An H-Diplo State of the Field Essay

Published on 28 October 2016

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

H-Diplo State of the Field Essay on The United States and the World

URL: http://tiny.cc/E142

Essay by Ryan Irwin, University at Albany-SUNY

H-Diplo Article Review 654 on “Commemoration of a Cold War: The Politics of History and Heritage at Cold War Memory sites in Denmark.” Cold War History 15:4

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Article Review
No. 654

27 October 2016

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

[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 654 [27 October 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 654 on Rosanna Farbøl.  “Commemoration of a Cold War:  The Politics of History and Heritage at Cold War Memory sites in Denmark.”  Cold War History 15:4 (2015):  471-490.  DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14682745.2015.1028532

H-Diplo Article Review 653 on “The Possibilities and Limitations of First-Lady Diplomacy: Imelda Marcos and the Nixon Administration.” Diplomatic History 40:2

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No. 653

25 October 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 653 [25 October 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 653 on Dean J. Kotlowski.  “The Possibilities and Limitations of First-Lady Diplomacy:  Imelda Marcos and the Nixon Administration.”  Diplomatic History 40:2 (April 2016):  327-56.  DOI:  10.1093/dh/dhu073.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/dh/dhu073

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Author: 
Martin Hearson
Reviewer: 
Michael Motala

Motala on Hearson, 'Imposing Standards: The North-South Dimension to Global Tax Politics (Cornell Studies in Money)'

Martin Hearson. Imposing Standards: The North-South Dimension to Global Tax Politics (Cornell Studies in Money). Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. 246 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-5598-9

Author: 
David Moon, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, Alexandra Bekasova, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Keating

Keating on Moon and Breyfogle and Bekasova, 'Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History'

David Moon, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, Alexandra Bekasova, eds. Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History. Cambridgeshire: White Horse Press, 2021. Illustrations, maps. xxi + 343 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-912186-16-7

Author: 
Bernadette Whelan
Reviewer: 
David Woolner

Woolner on Whelan, 'De Valera and Roosevelt: Irish and American Diplomacy in Times of Crisis, 1932–1939'

Bernadette Whelan. De Valera and Roosevelt: Irish and American Diplomacy in Times of Crisis, 1932–1939. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. xi + 387 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-83017-1.

Reviewed by David Woolner (Marist College) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Ryan D. Griffiths
Reviewer: 
Nikola Mirilovic

Mirilovic on Griffiths, 'Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations'

Ryan D. Griffiths. Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. Illustrations, tables. xii + 231 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-5474-6