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ANN: New and Forthcoming Publications

Dear H-Empire members,

Please continue to send me new and forthcoming publications so that I can include them in this recurrent series of posts.

This is a list of new and forthcoming publications of interest to members:

 

Helen BonesThe Expatriate Myth: New Zealand Writers and the Colonial World (Dunedin: Otago University Press, 2018)

CFP: I INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS – COLONIAL AND POSTCOLONIAL LANDSCAPES ARCHITECTURE, CITIES, INFRASTRUCTURES (Lisbon, 16-18 January 2019))

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Caroline Frank
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Marshall

Marshall on Frank, 'Objectifying China, Imagining America: Chinese Commodities in Early America'

Caroline Frank. Objectifying China, Imagining America: Chinese Commodities in Early America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011. xiii + 257 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-26027-3; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-26028-0.

Reviewed by Jennifer Marshall (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) Published on H-Empire (November, 2012) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
D. M. Leeson
Reviewer: 
Shane Nagle

Nagle on Leeson, 'The Black and Tans: British Police and Auxiliaries in the Irish War of Independence'

D. M. Leeson. The Black and Tans: British Police and Auxiliaries in the Irish War of Independence. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. xvi + 294 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-959899-1.

Reviewed by Shane Nagle (Royal Holloway, University of London) Published on H-Empire (October, 2012) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Matthew F. Jacobs
Reviewer: 
Richard Jackson

Jackson on Jacobs, 'Imagining the Middle East: The Building of an American Foreign Policy, 1918-1967'

Matthew F. Jacobs. Imagining the Middle East: The Building of an American Foreign Policy, 1918-1967. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. 317 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3488-6.

Reviewed by Richard Jackson (The National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies) Published on H-Empire (September, 2012) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

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