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H-Net Reviews Posted to the H-Net Commons 12 Oct 2020 - 19 Oct 2020

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The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
12 Oct 2020 and 19 Oct 2020.

Reviewed for H-War by Nathaniel Conley

Warning: pseudo-academic journals ahead

Friends:

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has issued a public service announcement stating that "Foreign intelligence services have been known to use websites, including pseudo-academic online journals, to disseminate articles with misleading or unsubstantiated information." 

To prevent this, they recommend seeking information from "trustworthy sources". 

Now all we need is a way to identify which sources are untrusworthy--something some of our best academic minds have been struggling with for a long time.

H-Net Reviews Posted to the H-Net Commons 05 Oct 2020 - 12 Oct 2020

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05 Oct 2020 and 12 Oct 2020.

Reviewed for H-CivWar by Walter E. Pittman Jr.