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Author: 
Jack Weatherford
Reviewer: 
Timothy May

May on Weatherford, 'Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World'

Jack Weatherford. Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World. New York: Crown Publishers, 2004. xxxv + 312 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-609-61062-6.

Reviewed by Timothy May (Assistant Professor of History, North Georgia College and State University) Published on H-World (March, 2005)

Author: 
Erik Gilbert, Jonathan T. Reynolds
Reviewer: 
David Northrup

Northrup on Gilbert and Reynolds, 'Africa in World History: From Prehistory to the Present'

Erik Gilbert, Jonathan T. Reynolds. Africa in World History: From Prehistory to the Present. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall, 2004. 416 pp. $42.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-13-092907-5.

Reviewed by David Northrup (Department of History, Boston College) Published on H-World (October, 2004)

Author: 
Patrick Manning
Reviewer: 
David Christian

Christian on Manning, 'Navigating World History: Historians Create a Global Past'

Patrick Manning. Navigating World History: Historians Create a Global Past. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 384 S. $33.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4039-6119-8; $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4039-6117-4.

Reviewed by David Christian (Department of History, San Diego State University) Published on H-World (February, 2004)

Everything You Wanted To Know about World History, and a Bit More ...

Author: 
Marc Jason Gilbert, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ruud van Dijk

van Dijk on Gilbert, 'Why the North Won the Vietnam War'

Marc Jason Gilbert, ed. Why the North Won the Vietnam War. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. xiv + 254 pp. $31.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-312-29527-1; $97.13 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-29526-4.

Reviewed by Ruud van Dijk (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-World (March, 2003)

New Perspectives on Why the United States Failed in Vietnam

Author: 
Robert Tignor Tsin, Jeremy Adelman, Stephen Aron, Stephen Kotkin, Suzanne Marchand, Gyan Prakash, Michael
Reviewer: 
Pamela McVay

McVay on Tsin and Adelman and Aron and Kotkin and Marchand and Prakash and Michael, 'Worlds Together, Worlds Apart: A History of the Modern World from the Mongol Empire to the Present'

Robert Tignor Tsin, Jeremy Adelman, Stephen Aron, Stephen Kotkin, Suzanne Marchand, Gyan Prakash, Michael. Worlds Together, Worlds Apart: A History of the Modern World from the Mongol Empire to the Present. New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2002. xxx + 495 pp. $58.75 (paper), ISBN 978-0-393-97746-2.

Reviewed by Pamela McVay (Department of History, Ursuline College) Published on H-World (March, 2003)

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