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The Society for the History of Discoveries announces its 2021 Student Prizes for best graduate and undergraduate student research papers in the history of geographic discoveries. Founded in 1960, the purpose of the Society is to stimulate teaching, research, and publishing in the history of geographical exploration.
MGHG Biennial Conference
Hosted Online 14—16 July 2021
Tickets are available here
Draft Programme: Subject to Confirmation
All timings are BST
Wednesday 14 July
12-1.30pm Panel 1. Gifts, networks and transnational museums
Chair: Johanna Zetterstrom-Sharp
Call for Applications: Istanbul Research Institute Grants 2021 – 2022
Organizers: Adam Hjorthén (Uppsala University), Sönke Kunkel (Freie Universität Berlin), Leonie Werle (Freie Universität Berlin)
Justin Fantauzzo. The Other Wars: The Experience and Memory of the First World War in the Middle East and Macedonia. Cambridge: Cambridge, 2020. x + 248 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-47900-4.
Reviewed by Bryan McClure (Western University) Published on H-Empire (March, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)
Matthew G. Stanard. European Overseas Empire 1879-1999: A Short History. Hoboken: Wiley, 2018. 248 pp. $31.25 (paper), ISBN 978-1-119-13011-6.
Reviewed by Tracey Rizzo (UNC Asheville) Published on H-Empire (February, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)
Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55139
Andrew Lambert. Seapower States: Maritime Culture, Continental Empires, and the Conflict that Made the Modern World. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 320 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-23004-8.
Reviewed by Timothy Jenks (East Carolina University) Published on H-Empire (January, 2021) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)
Angelos Chaniotis. Age of Conquests: The Greek World from Alexander to Hadrian. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 480 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-65964-3.
Reviewed by Joseph Frechette (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (December, 2020) Commissioned by Gemma Masson (University of Birmingham)