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Dear Listserv Editors,
C21 Global Victorians: When East Meets West: A One-day Interdisciplinary Workshop, University of Warwick
Workshop Date: Friday 15th February 2019
“All Roads Lead to Hong Kong”: People, City, Empires
Hong Kong History Project Conference
6-7 June 2019, University of Hong Kong
Keynote speaker: Henry Yu, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of British Columbia
Bill Nasson. The War for South Africa: The Anglo-Boer War. Cape Town: NB Publishers: Tafelberg, 2010. 352 pp. + 16 pp. of plates. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-624-04809-1.
Reviewed by Scott Spencer (University of Virginia) Published on H-Empire (January, 2012) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
The Velvet Glove or the Iron Fist: The Means to End the White Civil War
Jeremy Black. The Great War and the Making of the Modern World. London: Continuum, 2011. xv + 337 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8264-4093-8.
Reviewed by Andrew Keating (University of California, Berkeley) Published on H-Empire (January, 2012) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
No Longer A Mindless Slaughter: Revising the Great War
Toyin Falola, Emily Brownell, A. G. Hopkins, eds. Africa, Empire and Globalization: Essays in Honor of A. G. Hopkins. Durham: Carolina Academic Press, 2011. xxiv + 657 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59460-915-2.
Reviewed by Angela Thompsell (The College at Brockport, SUNY) Published on H-Empire (January, 2012) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
Theodore Koditschek. Liberalism, Imperialism, and the Historical Imagination: Nineteenth-Century Visions of a Greater Britain. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. 368 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-76791-0.
Reviewed by Bernard Porter (University of Newcastle) Published on H-Empire (December, 2011) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
Imperium et Libertas