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PUB: The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857

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UCL Press is delighted to announce a brand new open access book that may be of interest to list subscribers: The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857, edited by Margot Finn and Kate Smith. 

Download free from https://goo.gl/8aAeKS

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CFC: “Energy Imperialism,” Special Issue of the Journal of Energy History / Revue d’histoire de l’énergie (JEHRHE) (Reminder)

Re-post from H-Environment

“Energy Imperialism”

 

Special issue

Journal of Energy History / Revue d’histoire de l’énergie (JEHRHE)

 

Co-editors:

Marta Musso (King’s College London)

Guillemette Crouzet (Warwick University)

 

 

 

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Bill Nasson
Reviewer: 
Richard N. Price

Price on Nasson, 'History Matters: Selected Writings, 1970-2016'

Bill Nasson. History Matters: Selected Writings, 1970-2016. Cape Town and Johannesburg: Penguin Random House South Africa, 2016. 204 pp. $20.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-77609-027-3.

Reviewed by Richard N. Price (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (February, 2017) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Richard Bourke
Reviewer: 
Gavin Murray-Miller

Murray-Miller on Bourke, 'Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke'

Richard Bourke. Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. 1,032 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-14511-2.

Reviewed by Gavin Murray-Miller (Cardiff University) Published on H-Empire (November, 2016) Commissioned by Stephen Jackson

Author: 
Faye Caronan
Reviewer: 
Patrick M. Kirkwood

Kirkwood on Caronan, 'Legitimizing Empire: Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican Cultural Critique'

Faye Caronan. Legitimizing Empire: Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican Cultural Critique. Asian American Experience Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015. 208 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08080-7; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03925-6.

Reviewed by Patrick M. Kirkwood (Central Michigan University) Published on H-Empire (October, 2016) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Author: 
Fearghal McGarry
Reviewer: 
Aidan Beatty

Beatty on McGarry, 'The Rising. Ireland: Easter 1916'

Fearghal McGarry. The Rising. Ireland: Easter 1916. Centenary Edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873234-1.

Reviewed by Aidan Beatty (Concordia University) Published on H-Empire (October, 2016) Commissioned by Stephen Jackson

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