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X-Post: Review Deshpande on Alpers “The Indian Ocean in World History”

Edward A. Alpers. The Indian Ocean in World History.  New Oxford
World History Series. Oxford  Oxford University Press, 2013.
Illustrations, maps. 172 pp.  $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-533787-7;
$44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-516593-7.

Reviewed by Anirudh Deshpande
Published on H-Asia (June, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Deshpande on Alpers

The place of the Indian Ocean in world history is unique because it
has been a crossroads for three continents of the Old World and the

X-POST: Review Wexler on McPherson "War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865"

James M. McPherson.  War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate
Navies, 1861-1865
.  Littlefield History of the Civil War Era Series.
Chapel Hill  University of North Carolina Press, 2012.  Maps. 277 pp.
 n.p. (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3588-3.

Reviewed by Charles Wexler (Auburn University)
Published on H-CivWar (June, 2015)
Commissioned by Bonnie Laughlin-Schultz

A Brief Look at the Civil War at Sea

The US Navy and its role in the Civil War has received increased

CFP: 2016 Pennsylvania Historical Association Annual Meeting Call for Papers

2016 Pennsylvania Historical Association Annual Meeting Call for Papers

 

Date: October 6-8, 2016

Location: Pennsylvania, United States

Submission Deadline: February 15, 2016

Contact Info: Beverly Tomek, Assistant Professor of History, University of Houston-Victoria

Contact Email: tomekb@uhv.edu

X-Post: Review Buaas on Buschmann "Navigating the Spanish Lake: The Pacific in the Iberian world, 1521-1898"

Rainer F. Buschmann, Edward R. Slack, James B. Tueller.  Navigating the Spanish Lake: The Pacific in the Iberian world, 1521-1898. Honolulu University of Hawai'i Press, 2014.  xii + 182 pp.  $47.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3824-9.

Reviewed by: John Buaas (Butler Community College)

Published on: H-War (June, 2015)

Commissioned by: Margaret Sankey

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