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Recent Discussions

CfP Updated Deadline: The Society for the History of Navy Medicine panel at the McMullen Naval History Symposium 23-24 September 2021

The Society for the HIstory of Navy Medicine is pleased to extend the deadline for submissions to its panel at the McMullen, now to 15 March. 250 word paper proposals on any aspect of the history of maritime medicine are welcomed, accompanied by authors' CVs, emailed to historyofnavymedicine@gmail.com. Graduate students whose papers are accepted will be eligible for travel grants of up to $850 for attendance at the Symposium in Annapolis, in the event the Symposium goes non-virtual.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Edward A. Alpers
Reviewer: 
Mahmood KOORIA

KOORIA 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. 172 pp. Illustrations, maps. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-533787-7; $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-516593-7.

Reviewed by Mahmood KOORIA (Leiden University Institute for History) Published on H-Maritime (May, 2018) Commissioned by Donna Sinclair (Central Michigan University)

Author: 
Joanne M. Ferraro
Reviewer: 
Brian N. Becker

Becker on Ferraro, 'Venice: History of the Floating City'

Joanne M. Ferraro. Venice: History of the Floating City. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Maps, illustrations. 310 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-60661-2.

Reviewed by Brian N. Becker (Delta State University) Published on H-Maritime (May, 2018) Commissioned by Donna Sinclair (Central Michigan University)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=47534

Author: 
Katherine Archibald
Reviewer: 
Stephen Gilford

Gilford on Archibald, 'Wartime Shipyard: A Study in Social Disunity'

Katherine Archibald. Wartime Shipyard: A Study in Social Disunity. Originally published by University of California Press, 1947. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2006. lxxxii + 244 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07386-1.

Reviewed by Stephen Gilford (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Maritime (April, 2008)

Rosie Revisited

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