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H-Diplo Roundtable XIX, 30 on The Trilateral Commission and Global Governance: Informal Elite Diplomacy, 1972-82

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Volume XIX, No. 30 (2018)
16 April 2018

Roundtable Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Roundtable and Web Production Editor: George Fujii
Introduction by Giles Scott-Smith

Author: 
Anne Applebaum
Reviewer: 
Michael Ellman

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Author: 
Kelly J. Shannon
Reviewer: 
Mariya Y. Omelicheva

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H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 16 April to 04 May

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 16 April to 04 May is as follows:

Week of 16 April:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Dino Knudsen, The Trilateral Commission and Global Governance: Informal Elite Diplomacy, 1972-82. London and New York, Routledge 2016.

Introduction by Giles Scott-Smith, University of Leiden

Reviewers:

Laurent Cesari, Université d’Artois, France

Stephen Gill, York University, Toronto

Akira Iriye, Harvard University, Emeritus

Congress on Insularities and enclaves in colonial and post-colonial circumstances , Lisbon, December 6-7, 2018

The Centre for History of the University of Lisbon, the Centre for African Studies of the University of Porto, the Centre for International Studies (ISCTE-IUL) and the Contemporary History Institute of the New University of Lisbon are organizing the International Congress Insularities and enclaves in colonial and post-colonial circumstances: crossings, conflicts and identitarian constructions (15th-21st centuries).

The conference will take place in Lisbon, on December 6-7, 2018.

H-Diplo Review Essay 152 on The Nazi-Fascist New Order for European Culture

H-Diplo Essay No. 152
An H-Diplo Review Essay

Published on 13 April 2018

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

Benjamin G. Martin.  The Nazi-Fascist New Order for European Culture.  Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2016.  ISBN:  9780674545748 (hardcover, $39.95/£28.95/€36.00).

URL: http://tiny.cc/E152

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