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Author: 
Michael H. Hunt
Reviewer: 
T. Christopher Jespersen

Jespersen on Hunt, 'Lyndon Johnson's War: America's Cold War Crusade in Vietnam, 1945-1968'

Michael H. Hunt. Lyndon Johnson's War: America's Cold War Crusade in Vietnam, 1945-1968. New York: Hill & Wang, 1996. ix + 146 pp. $18.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-5023-9; $11.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-1604-4.

Reviewed by T. Christopher Jespersen (Clark Atlanta University ) Published on H-Diplo (December, 1996)

Author: 
Elizabeth McKillen
Reviewer: 
Frank Ninkovich

Ninkovich on McKillen, 'Chicago Labor and the Quest for a Democratic Diplomacy, 1914-1924'

Elizabeth McKillen. Chicago Labor and the Quest for a Democratic Diplomacy, 1914-1924. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1995. xiv + 295 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-2905-7.

Reviewed by Frank Ninkovich (St. John's University) Published on H-Diplo (October, 1996)

Author: 
Eric A. Nordlinger
Reviewer: 
Harries-Clichy Peterson

Peterson on Nordlinger, 'Isolationism Reconfigured: American Foreign Policy for a New Century'

Eric A. Nordlinger. Isolationism Reconfigured: American Foreign Policy for a New Century. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. x + 335 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-04327-2.

Reviewed by Harries-Clichy Peterson (University of Hawai'i at Manoa) Published on H-Diplo (September, 1996)

Author: 
William Stueck
Reviewer: 
Robert J. McMahon

McMahon on Stueck, 'The Korean War: An International History'

William Stueck. The Korean War: An International History. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. xii + 484 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-03767-7.

Reviewed by Robert J. McMahon (University of Florida ) Published on H-Diplo (September, 1996)

The Necessary War?

Author: 
Michael S. Sherry
Reviewer: 
Thomas W. Zeiler

Zeiler on Sherry, 'In the Shadow of War: The United States since the 1930s'

Michael S. Sherry. In the Shadow of War: The United States since the 1930s. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1995. xii + 595 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-06111-6.

Reviewed by Thomas W. Zeiler (Department of History, University of Colorado at Boulder) Published on H-Diplo (August, 1996)

Perpetual War

Author: 
Georg Schild
Reviewer: 
S. David Broscious

Broscious on Schild, 'Bretton Woods and Dumbarton Oaks: American Economic and Political Postwar Planning in the Summer of 1944'

Georg Schild. Bretton Woods and Dumbarton Oaks: American Economic and Political Postwar Planning in the Summer of 1944. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. xiii + 254 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-12216-4.

Reviewed by S. David Broscious (Ohio University ) Published on H-Diplo (August, 1996)

Laying the Cornerstones for a Peaceful and Prosperous World Order

Author: 
Randall Bennett Woods
Reviewer: 
Walter L. Hixson

Hixson on Woods, 'Fulbright: A Biography'

Randall Bennett Woods. Fulbright: A Biography. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xi + 711 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-48262-2.

Reviewed by Walter L. Hixson (Department of History, University of Akron) Published on H-Diplo (August, 1996)

J. William Fulbright and Postwar Internationalism

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Eddie Michel
Reviewer: 
Julianne H. Haefner

Haefner on Michel, 'The White House and White Africa: Presidential Policy toward Rhodesia during the UDI Era, 1965-1979'

Eddie Michel. The White House and White Africa: Presidential Policy toward Rhodesia during the UDI Era, 1965-1979. New York: Routledge, 2018. xiii + 256 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-31999-8.

Reviewed by Julianne H. Haefner (Central Michigan University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Willeke Sandler
Reviewer: 
Jakob Zollmann

Zollmann on Sandler, 'Empire in the Heimat: Colonialism and Public Culture in the Third Reich'

Willeke Sandler. Empire in the Heimat: Colonialism and Public Culture in the Third Reich. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 360 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-069790-7.

Reviewed by Jakob Zollmann (WZB Berlin Social Science Center) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Emma Kuby
Reviewer: 
Dan Stone

Stone on Kuby, 'Political Survivors: The Resistance, the Cold War, and the Fight against Concentration Camps after 1945'

Emma Kuby. Political Survivors: The Resistance, the Cold War, and the Fight against Concentration Camps after 1945. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. xii + 295 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3279-9.

Reviewed by Dan Stone (Royal Holloway, University of London) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Michael C. Desch
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Schulman

Schulman on Desch, 'Cult of the Irrelevant: The Waning Influence of Social Science on National Security'

Michael C. Desch. Cult of the Irrelevant: The Waning Influence of Social Science on National Security. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2019. 368 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-18121-9.

Reviewed by Jonathan Schulman (Northwestern University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Bradley W. Hart
Reviewer: 
Stephen H. Norwood

Norwood on Hart, 'Hitler's American Friends: The Third Reich's Supporters in the United States'

Bradley W. Hart. Hitler's American Friends: The Third Reich's Supporters in the United States. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2018. 296 pp. Illustrations. $28.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-250-14895-7.

Reviewed by Stephen H. Norwood (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)